Study Title and Description
The Gore-tex sling procedure for female sphincteric incontinence: indications, technique, and results
Key Questions Addressed
|2||Sling Adverse Events|
Primary Publication Information
|Title||The Gore-tex sling procedure for female sphincteric incontinence: indications, technique, and results|
|Author||Staskin DR, Choe JM, Breslin DS|
|Country||Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Division of Urology, Boston, MA|
Pubmed ID: 9372580
Secondary Publication Information
There are currently no secondary publications defined for this study.
Extraction Form: Sling Adverse Events
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|Question... Follow Up||Answer||Follow-up Answer|
Results & Comparisons
No Results found.
|Arm or Total||Title||Description||Follow-up time||In-hospital or After discharge||Is event serious?||Reported definition of serious event||Number affected||Number at risk (analyzed)||Difference between 2 slings (eg, OR/RR or %, with 95% CI)||Reported P value between slings||Comments|
|Total||Obstruction requiring reoperation||"Urethral obstruction beyond 12 weeks"||Beyond 12 weeks||After discharge||No||Not defined||6||122||n/a||n/a|
|Total||Mesh erosion/extrusion/exposure/granulation tissue||"Vaginal granulation tissue with exposed sling"||Not described||After discharge||No||Not defined||5||122||n/a||n/a|
|Total||Mesh erosion/extrusion/exposure/granulation tissue||"urethral or bladder erosion"||Not described||After discharge||Yes||Not described||0||122||n/a||n/a|