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The pelvic floor and continence

Sabaratnam Arulkumaran

Edited by Ippokratis Sarris, Susan Bewley and Sangeeta Agnihotri

in Training in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print March 2009 | ISBN: 9780199218479
Published online November 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191753169 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199218479.003.0014

Series: Oxford Speciality Training

The pelvic floor and continence

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Pelvic organ prolapse—background information - Clinical evaluation of pelvic organ prolapse - Types of prolapse - Management of the anterior compartment and uterine prolapse - Management of the posterior compartment and vault prolapse - Urinary incontinence - Clinical evaluation of urinary incontinence - Urodynamics - Conservative management of urinary incontinence - Pharmacological management of urinary incontinence - Surgical management of stress urinary incontinence - Surgical management of intractable urge urinary incontinence and overactive bladder syndrome

Covered elsewhere

Vaginal hysterectomy (see Section 13.6)

Chapter.  13706 words. 

Subjects: Gynaecology

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