Tab Title Description
Describes the nature of a clinical study. Types include:
- Observational study — observes people and measures outcomes without affecting results.
- Interventional study (clinical trial) — studies new tests, treatments, drugs, surgical procedures or devices.
- Medical records research — uses historical information collected from medical records of large groups of people to study how diseases progress and which treatments and surgeries work best.
Sponsor Protocol Number: 15-002354
About this study
Our primary aim is to determine the rate of return to baseline functional status 3 months post-operative pelvic organ prolapse surgery in women 65 years or older. Our secondary aim is to identify preoperative factors that predict failure of return to baseline functional status.
Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.
- Able to read and write English
- Age 65 years or older
- Able to complete questionnaire
- Planned pelvic organ prolapse surgery (including open, laparoscopic, robotic, vaginal approaches with or without hysterectomy)
- Isolated anti-incontinence surgery
- Isolated perineorrhaphy
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