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The negative media attention surrounding vaginal mesh procedures has seen a rise in demand for minimally invasive non-mesh options for the treatment of stress urinary incontinence (SUI). The laparoscopic Burch colposuspension (LBC) is a non-mesh alternative to synthetic midurethral slings (MUS) with similar short-term outcomes. However, long-term outcomes are not well established.
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Name: The Australian & New Zealand journal of obstetrics & gynaecology
Laparoscopic peritoneal lavage has increasingly been investigated as a promising alternative to sigmoidectomy for perforated diverticulitis with purulent peritonitis. Most studies only reported outcom...
To report long-term outcomes after laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy.
Laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair (LIHR) has demonstrated multiple benefits. However, long-term results regarding recurrence and quality of life (QoL) are still on debate. We aimed to analyze postop...
To present preliminary perioperative and long-term outcomes in elderly patients compared with younger patients who underwent laparoscopic pancreaticoduodenectomy (LPD).
To better understand the long-term patient-reported outcomes (PROs) in satisfaction and health-related quality of life (QOL) following post-mastectomy reconstruction (PMR) using the BREAST-Q, comparin...
This study evaluates the addition of a laparoscopic Burch colposuspension procedure at the time of laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy to prevent stress urinary incontinence. Half of the participa...
Transobturatory tape (TOT) procedure is a minimally invasive approach to urinary stress incontinence owing to the category of the sling-adopting procedures. Its efficacy and safety, also i...
Stress urinary incontinence is common in women. the treatment of this condition is surgery. investigators add stress incontinence surgery to patients who undergo total laparoscopic hystere...
Bariatric surgery in the treatment of morbid obesity is associated with long-term weight-loss and decreased overall mortality. Long-term results have been reported for laparoscopic gastric...
Stress urinary incontinence surgery combined with hysterectomy can often be applied to patients in the same session. The aim of this study was to determine which urinary incontinence surge...
Assessment of the quality and effectiveness of health care as measured and directly reported by the patient.
Health insurance to provide full or partial coverage for long-term home care services or for long-term nursing care provided in a residential facility such as a nursing home.
Evaluation procedures that focus on both the outcome or status (OUTCOMES ASSESSMENT) of the patient at the end of an episode of care - presence of symptoms, level of activity, and mortality; and the process (ASSESSMENT, PROCESS) - what is done for the patient diagnostically and therapeutically.
Persons who have experienced prolonged survival of HIV infection. This includes the full spectrum of untreated, HIV-infected long-term asymptomatics to those with AIDS who have survived due to successful treatment.
A persistent increase in synaptic efficacy, usually induced by appropriate activation of the same synapses. The phenomenological properties of long-term potentiation suggest that it may be a cellular mechanism of learning and memory.
Stress is caused by your perception of situations around you and then the reaction of your body to them. The automatic stress response to unexpected events is known as 'fight or flight'. Discovered by Walter Cannon in 1932, it is the release of h...