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Better Sexual Function After Stress Incontinence Surgery

Key clinical point: Better sex could be a benefit of stress urinary incontinence surgery.

Major finding: Mean Pelvic Organ Prolapse/Urinary Incontinence Sexual Questionnaire scores improved by about 5 points.

Study details: A secondary analysis of two randomized, controlled trials involving 924 patients.

Disclosures: The study received some funding from the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Clark reported no relevant financial disclosures.


Clark SG et al. SGS 2019, Oral Presentation 11.