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As reconstructive pelvic surgeons sought to reduce anatomical and symptomatic recurrence of transvaginal prolapse, the concept of incorporating an augmenting material was adopted. With this idea, simi...
[Articles] Mesh, graft, or standard repair for women having primary transvaginal anterior or posterior compartment prolapse surgery: two parallel-group, multicentre, randomised, controlled trials (PROSPECT)
Augmentation of a vaginal repair with mesh or graft material did not improve women's outcomes in terms of effectiveness, quality of life, adverse effects, or any other outcome in the short term, but m...
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Among patients undergoing incisional hernia repair, the use of mesh to reinforce the repair was associated with a lower risk of hernia recurrence over 5 years compared with when mesh was not used, alt...
A synthetic mesh commonly used to treat a form of urinary incontinence as well as the weakening of the female pelvis's walls can lead to complications that increase in frequency with the amount of mes...
Our results support the use of mesh procedures for incontinence, although further research on longer term outcomes would be beneficial. Mesh procedures for anterior and posterior compartment prolapse ...
To the Editor In their observational study, Dr Kokotovic and colleagues suggested that the benefits of mesh for abdominal wall incisional hernia repair compared with repair without mesh were offset in...
Nov 9 (Reuters) - Generic drugmaker Mylan NV said on Wednesday it was working to finalize a settlement with the U.S. government over Medicaid rebates for its EpiPen emergency allergy treatment, adding...
To update clinical practice guidelines on graft and mesh use in transvaginal pelvic organ prolapse repair based on systematic review.
To identify litigation predictors among women with complications of transvaginal mesh.
To measure the proportion of women with transvaginal prolapse mesh complications and their association with surgeon volume.
Synthetic mesh utilized to treat stress urinary incontinence (SUI) and pelvic organ prolapse (POP) can often result in postoperative complications. The objectives of this study were to determine: 1) t...
The purpose of this study was to explore the association between mesh location and de novo stress urinary incontinence (SUI) after transvaginal mesh procedures.