Surgical Management of Pelvic Organ Prolapse

Female Pelvic Surgery Video Atlas Series: Expert Consult: Online and Print


  • Mickey Karram, MD, Director of Fellowship Program, Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery, The Christ Hospital; Professor of OB/GYN & Urology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Christopher Maher, MD, Associate Professor, Urogynaecology and Reconstructive Gynaecology Surgery, Wesley Urogynaecology Unit, Wesley Hospital, Queensland, Australia

Surgical Management of Pelvic Organ Prolapse is the ideal way to enhance your surgical skills in this key area of gynecology, urogynecology, and urology. In this volume in the Female Pelvic Surgery Video Atlas Series, written by series editor Mickey Karram, MD, detailed discussions and illustrations, case studies, and video footage clarify how to most effectively perform a variety of procedures and manage complications. Corresponding online video presentations take you step by step through each decision and procedure.
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Book information

  • Published: September 2012
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4160-6266-0

Table of Contents

1 Epidemiology, Risk Factors, and Social Impact of Pelvic Organ Prolapse

2 Surgical Anatomy of the Pelvis and the Anatomy of Pelvic Support

3 Preoperative Evaluation and Staging of Patients with Pelvic Organ Prolapse

4 Techniques for Vaginal Hysterectomy and Vaginal Trachelectomy in Patients with Pelvic Organ Prolapse

5 Surgical Procedures to Suspend a Prolapsed Uterus

6 Robot-Assisted Laparoscopic Colposacropexy and Cervicosacropexy

7 Surgical Management of Apical Vaginal Wall Prolapse

8 Surgical Management of Anterior Vaginal Wall Prolapse

9 Surgical Correction of Posterior Pelvic Floor Defects

10 Obliterative Procedures for Pelvic Organ Prolapse

11 Surgery for Pelvic Organ Prolapse: Avoiding and Managing Complications