Using mesh for slings still considered safe & effective.

Posted by on Jan 8, 2014 in News, Urinary Incontinence | No Comments

The American Urogynecologic Society (AUGS) & Society for Urodynamics & Female Pelvic Medicine & Urogenital Reconstruction (SUFU) released a joint statement today reaffirming the safety & effectiveness of midurethral slings using permanent mesh. The statement is a good overview of the large amount of clinical data establishing the safety of mesh slings which remain the […]

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Posted by on Nov 29, 2012 in News | No Comments

The physicians & staff of Western Carolina Women’s Specialty Center are dedicated to improving the health care & quality of life of women throughout the region. The quarterly “Women’s Health Care Update” is designed to address various health care concerns which commonly affect the lives of women who are referred to us for evaluation & […]