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Traditionally, suburethral sling procedures were reserved for patients with recurrent stress urinary incontinence.
Adjustable suburethral sling (male remeex system) in the treatment of male stress urinary incontinence: a multicentric European study.
The Burch colposuspension is being superseded by the non-tension vaginal polypropylene suburethral sling procedure (TVT).
39,40) Randomized clinical trials comparing the TVT with the allogenic suburethral sling, (41) laparoscopic Burch, (42,43) and open Burch procedures (44,45) demonstrate similar success rates for TVT versus these traditional procedures for the treatment of SUI.
A Cochrane Review published in 2009, titled "Minimally invasive synthetic suburethral sling operations for stress urinary incontinence in women," provided higher-level evidence in favor of bottom-up slings.
The Argus adjustable suburethral sling has also been evaluated in multiple clinical trials.
I do a separate incision for a suburethral sling after placement of the Elevate.
To compare the outcome of suburethral sling procedures (tension-free vaginal tape (TVT), obturator tape (Ob-tape)) for stress urinary incontinence (SUI) in women with previous surgery for SUI or pelvic organ prolapse (POP).
LOUIS -- Treatment of urinary incontinence by means of a pubic bone stabilization sling--a suburethral sling that is anchored to the pubic bone using titanium screws--is highly effective and is not associated with an increased risk of osteomyelitis, according to findings from the largest prospective observational study to date.