Outcomes of Surgery for Stress Urinary Incontinence in the Older Woman.

Academic Article


  • As population demographics continue to evolve, specifics on age-related outcomes of stress urinary incontinence interventions will be critical to patient counseling and management planning. Understanding medical factors unique to older women and their lower urinary tract conditions will allow caregivers to optimize surgical outcomes, both physical and functional, and minimize complications within this population.
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  • Age-related outcomes, Counseling, Older women, Stress urinary incontinence, Urogynecology, Urology, Aged, Aged, 80 and over, Female, Humans, Middle Aged, Postoperative Complications, Treatment Outcome, Urinary Incontinence, Stress, Urologic Surgical Procedures
  • Digital Object Identifier (doi)

    Pubmed Id

  • 15187988
  • Author List

  • Ellington DR; Erekson EA; Richter HE
  • Start Page

  • 487
  • End Page

  • 505
  • Volume

  • 31
  • Issue

  • 4