Tension-free-vaginal-tape-obturator (TVTO) Versus Tension-free-vaginal-tape-Secur (TVTS) for Treatment of SUI
The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government.
Read our disclaimer for details.
Women with urinary stress incontinence who underwent surgical treatment by either TVTO or TVTS will be enrolled. The investigators will collect data from charts and use a telephone questionnaire to check the outcome of these women. Physical examination findings will also be incorporated.
Prevention of stress incontinence [ Time Frame: 12 months ]
We will collect data from the files, question the women for possible urinary stress incontinence after one month, 6 months and 12 months after surgery. Data of physical examination will also be incorporated.
Secondary Outcome Measures
Evaluation of side effects: tape erosion, pain, bleeding [ Time Frame: 12 months ]
We will question the women for possible pain, bleeding or vaginal discharge. The data on physical examination will be taken from the file.
Choosing to participate in a study is an important personal decision. Talk with your doctor and family members or friends about deciding to join a study. To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contacts provided below. For general information, Learn About Clinical Studies.
Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 95 Years (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Women with stress urinary incontinence who underwent surgery, by TVT methos, either TVTO or TVTS.
Women with USI who underwent TVTS or TVTO procedure, more than 6 months ago