Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 2017 Jan 14;208:86-90. Epub 2016 Nov 14.
University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Central Hospital, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Finland; Folkhälsan Research Center, Helsinki, Finland.
Objective: To study the effects on quality of life in women operated for apical pelvic organ prolapse using the Vaginal Uphold™ System.
Study Design: In this prospective cohort study, women (n=207) with symptomatic apical prolapse, with or without cystocele, were operated using the Uphold™ Vaginal Support System. Follow-up for quality of life was performed at 12 months after surgery, and assessed by the PFDI-20, and PFIQ-7, and sexual function by the PISQ-12. Read More