TVTO Versus TVTFFM for Urinary Stress Incontinence
Women who had urinary stress incontinence and underwent one of two procedures: the classic TVTO or the Folke-Flam method of surgical operation, will be evaluated and compared.
Urinary Stress Incontinence Treated by TVT
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Retrospective
- Resolution of urinary stress incontinence [ Time Frame: One year after surgery ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]We will question the women as for they have stress urinary incontinence. Physical examination data will also be retrieved.
- Side effect of surgery [ Time Frame: six-12 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]We will question the women if they have symptoms such as pain in the hip joints, vaginal discharge and bleeding. Physical examination will be retrieved from the charts.
|Study Start Date:||February 2009|
|Study Completion Date:||July 2013|
|Primary Completion Date:||February 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
We will enroll women that underwent one of the two surgeries: TVTO or the modification where the needle passes somewhat to the side to prevent the post operative pain, for urinary stress incontinence. Data will be collected from the charts. Telephone interviews will be carried out. Physical examination will also be incorporated.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01392664
|Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Western Galilee Hospital|
|Clinics of Dr Neuman|
|Tel Aviv, Israel|