Patient Safety and Surgical Intervention for Urinary Incontinence and Pelvic Organ Prolapse
Current Bladder Dysfunction Reports, 06/14/2012
Gomelsky A et al. – While surgical options for stress urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse continue to become less–invasive, complications can still occur. Measures to standardize the preoperative diagnosis and treatment options are currently being developed. Likewise, the American Urological Association has developed best practice statements regarding the administration of perioperative antibiotics and prevention of deep vein thrombosis in patients undergoing pelvic surgery.