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Voiding Difficulties

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Disabling complications with slings for managing female stress urinary incontinence

Ordorica, Rodriguez, Coste-Delvecchio, Hoffman, Lockhart 2008 The authors of this paper report an increase in the number of women being referred with disabling complications after conservative treatment for problems following sling surgery has failed.  Synthetic slings are currently the standard surgery for women with stress urinary incontinence (SUI).  They have become popular because they do not … Continue reading

Clean Intermittent Self Catheterisation

If you experience difficulties emptying your bladder after TVT surgery, you may be told you need to self-catheterise.  You may find the following videos helpful: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=apoS5TE85Ts http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4KbrtLpfCcs&NR=1&feature=fvwp You should receive professional advice on self-catheterising from a specialist urogynae nurse.