Pessary use for Prolapse

Pelvic organ prolapse

Prolapse is a common condition affecting about 1 in 3 women who have had children but it remains a highly stigmatised condition for which many women delay seeking help. There remains a good deal of uncertainty about the best way to use a pessary for the treatment of pelvic organ prolapse. The existing evidence base for pessary use remains limited.

This PSP identified and prioritised areas of research uncertainty about the use of a vaginal pessary device for the management of symptomatic pelvic organ prolapse.

The Pessary for Pelvic Organ Prolapse Top 10 was published in September 2017. 

Katharine Lough talks about the PSP

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