Priority 12 from the Pessary use for Prolapse PSP
|UNCERTAINTY: When is a pessary the right treatment for prolapse? (JLA PSP Priority 12)
|JLA question ID
|It is not known which treatment for prolapse should be offered at which point in a woman's life. Future research could help to identify whether all treatment options are equal at all times. Examples: When will a pessary not be beneficial?
|Health Research Classification System category
|Renal and urogenital
|Extra information provided by this PSP
|Original uncertainty examples
Is a pessary the right intervention for a prolapse. ~ is a pessary necessary in all cases of prolapse? ~ is there anything else that can be used except surgery if pessaries do not do the job? ~ When will a pessary not be beneficial? ~ Should pessaries be used to provide immediate symptomatic relief for recurrent prolapse while a treatment plan is devised?
|2 x other, 3 x women, 1 x literature
|PSP unique ID
|Pessary use for Prolapse
|Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP.
|66 (To see a full list of all uncertainties identified, please see the detailed spreadsheet held on the JLA website)
|Date of priority setting workshop
|8 September 2017