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Surgeons' Views on Sling Tensioning During Surgery for Female Stress Urinary Incontinence

Borazjani, Ali; Pizarro-Berdichevsky, Javier; Li, Jianbo; Goldman, Howard B.

Obstetrical & Gynecological Survey: February 2018 - Volume 73 - Issue 2 - p 90–91
doi: 10.1097/OGX.0000000000000528

(Abstracted from Int Urogynecol J 2017;28:1489–1495)

Over the past 2 decades, synthetic midurethral slings (MUSs) have become the criterion standard treatment for female stress urinary incontinence (SUI). Rates of MUS far exceed those of other operations for female incontinence.

Lerner Research Institute (A.B.), and Glickman Kidney and Urologic Institute (J.P.-B., H.B.G.), Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH; Urogynecology Unit, H. Dr Sotero del Rio (J.P.-B.); Division Obstetricia y Ginecologia, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (J.P.-B.), Santiago, Chile; and Quantitative Health Sciences, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH (J.L.)

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