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Objectives: To evaluate whether the use of single incision un-anchored small mesh implants is feasible, safe and effective for women with moderate pelvic organ prolapse.
Design: Patients diagnosed with moderate pelvic organ prolapse were enrolled to undergo a single incision un-anchored mesh operation. Follow-up was 4 to 23 months. The outcome measures for this study were the operative safety and post-operative pain, adverse effects and anatomical as well as functional cure.
Setting: The operations were performed under general anesthesia according with the reported surgical techniques at university and private hospitals.
Eligibility criteria: female patients with moderate pelvic organ prolapse Outcome measures: intra operative safety and surgical complications, post operative complications and objective as well as subjective cure rates
Endpoint Classification: Safety Study, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment
Single Incision Mesh, Single Incision Mesh
Western Galilee Hospital-Nahariya
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T04:00:43-0400
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