SEARCH

SEARCH BY CITATION

References

  • 1
    Beck RP, Nordstrom L. A 25 year experience with 519 anterior colporraphy procedures. Obstet Gynecol 1991;78: 10111018.
  • 2
    Olsen AL, Smith VJ, Bergstrom JO, Colling JC, Clark AL. Epidemiology of surgically managed pelvic organ prolapse and urinary incontinence. Obstet Gynecol 1997;89(4):501506.DOI: 10.1016/S0029-7844(97)00058-6
  • 3
    Shull BL, Capen CV, Riggs MW, Kuehl TJ. Preoperative and postoperative analysis of site-specific pelvic support defects in 81 women treated with sacrospinous ligament suspension and pelvic reconstruction. Am J Obstet Gynecol 1992;166: 17641771.
  • 4
    Shull BL, Benn SJ, Kuehl TJ. Surgical management of prolapse of the anterior vaginal segment: an analysis of support defects, operative morbidity, and anatomic outcome. Am J Obstet Gynecol 1994;171: 14291439.
  • 5
    Paraiso FR, Ballard LA, Walters MD, Lee JC, Mitchinson AR. Pelvic support defects and visceral and sexual function in women treated with sacrospinous ligament suspension and pelvic reconstruction. Am J Obstet Gynecol 1996;175: 14231431.
  • 6
    Kahn MA, Stanton SL. Posterior colporraphy: its effects on bowel and sexual function. Br J Obstet Gynaecol 1997;104: 8286.
  • 7
    Porter WE, Steele A, Walsh P, Kohli N, Karram MM. The anatomic and functional outcomes of defect specific rectocele repairs. Am J Obstet Gynecol 1999;181: 13531359.
  • 8
    Cumberland VH. A preliminary report on the use of prefabricated nylon weave in the repair of ventral hernia. Med J Aust 1952;1: 143144.
  • 9
    Scales JT. Materials for hernia repair. Proc R Soc Med 1953;46: 647652.
  • 10
    Smith RS. The use of prosthetic materials in the repair of hernias. Surg Clin North Am 1971;51: 12871399.
  • 11
    Iglesia CB, Fenner DE, Brubaker L. The use of mesh in gynecologic surgery. Int Urogynecol J 1997;8: 105115.
  • 12
    Nicita G. A new operation for genitourinary prolapse. J Urol 1998;160: 741745.DOI: 10.1097/00005392-199809010-00029
  • 13
    Migliari R, De Angelis M, Madeddu G, Verdacchi T. Tension-free vaginal mesh repair for anterior vaginal wall prolapse. Eur Urol 2000;38: 151155.DOI: 10.1159/000020272
  • 14
    Swift SE. The distribution of pelvic organ support in a population of female subjects seen for routine gynaecologic health care. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2000;183: 277285.DOI: 10.1067/mob.2000.107583
  • 15
    Mant J, Painter R, Vessey M. Epidemiology of genital prolapse: observations from the Oxford Family Planning Association Study. Br J Obstet Gynaecol 1997;104: 579585.
  • 16
    Progetto Menopausa Italia Study Group. Risk factors for genital prolapse in non-hysterectomized women around menopause—results from a large cross-sectional study in menopausal clinics in Italy. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 2000;93: 125140.DOI: 10.1016/S0301-2115(00)00258-X
  • 17
    Rinne KM, Kirkinen PP. What predisposes young women to genital prolapse? Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 1999;84: 2325.DOI: 10.1016/S0301-2115(99)00002-0
  • 18
    Mellgren A, Anzen B, Nilsson BY, et al. Results for rectocele repair: a prospective study. Dis Colon Rectum 1995;38: 713.
  • 19
    Van Dam JH, Hop WCJ, Schouten WR. Analysis of patients with poor outcome of rectocele repair. Dis Colon Rectum 2000;43: 15561560.
  • 20
    Al-Rawizs S, Al-Rawizs T. Joint hypermobility in women with genital prolapse. Lancet 1982;26: 14391441.
  • 21
    Norton P, Boyd C, Deak S. Collagen synthesis in women with genital prolapse or stress urinary incontinence. Neurourol Urodyn 1992;11: 300301.
  • 22
    Jackson SR, Avery NC, Tarlton JF, Eckford SD, Abrams P, Bailey AJ. Changes in metabolism of collagen in genitourinary prolapse. Lancet 1996;347: 16581661.DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(96)91489-0
  • 23
    Kelleher CJ, Cardozo LD, Khullar V, Salvatore S. A new questionnaire to assess the quality of life of urinary incontinent women. Br J Obstet Gynaecol 1997;104: 13741379.
  • 24
    Bump RC, Mattiasson A, Bo K, et al. The standardisation of terminology of female pelvic organ prolapse and pelvic floor dysfunction. Am J Obstet Gynecol 1996;175: 1017.
  • 25
    Athanasiou S, Hill S, Gleeson C, Anders K, Cardozo L. Validation of the ICS proposed pelvic organ prolapse descriptive system. Neurourol Urodyn 1995;14: 414415.
  • 26
    Schüssler B, Peschers U. Standardsation of terminology of female genital prolapse according to the new ICS criteria: inter-examiner reproducibility. Neurourol Urodyn 1995;14: 437438.
  • 27
    Hall AF, Theofrastous JP, Cundiff GC, et al. Inter- and intra-observer reliability of the proposed International Continence Society, Society of Gynecological Surgeons and American Urogynecologic Society pelvic organ prolapse classification system. Am J Obstet Gynecol 1996;175: 146171.
  • 28
    Abrams P, Cardozo L, Fall M, et al. The standardisation of terminology of lower urinary tract function: report from the standardisation sub-committee of the International Continence Society. Neurourol Urodyn 2002;21: 167178.DOI: 10.1002/nau.10052
  • 29
    ThompsonJD, RockJA, editors. Telinde's Operative Gynecology, 7th edition. Philadelphia: Lippincott,1992: 904914.
  • 30
    McGuire EJ, Gardy M, Elkins T, DeLancey JOL. Treatment of incontinence with pelvic prolapse. Urol Clin North Am 1991;18: 349353.
  • 31
    Rosenzweig BA, Pushkin S, Blumenfeld D, Bhatia NN. Prevalence of abnormal urodynamic test results in continent women with severe genitourinary prolapse. Obstet Gynecol 1992;79: 539542.
  • 32
    Milani R, Soligo M, Salvatore S, et al. Fascial defect repair for symptomatic rectocele: anatomical and functional outcome. Proceedings 33rd Annual Meeting of the International Continence Society—Florence, 5–9 October 20032003: 189190.