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Oestrogens for treatment or prevention of pelvic organ prolapse in postmenopausal women

Overview of attention for article published in Cochrane database of systematic reviews, September 2010
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Title
Oestrogens for treatment or prevention of pelvic organ prolapse in postmenopausal women
Published in
Cochrane database of systematic reviews, September 2010
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd007063.pub2
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Authors

Sharif I Ismail, Christine Bain, Suzanne Hagen

Abstract

Pelvic organ prolapse is common and can be detected in up to 50% of parous women although many are asymptomatic. Oestrogen preparations are used to improve vaginal thinning (atrophy). It is possible that oestrogens, alone or in conjunction with other interventions, might prevent or assist in the management of pelvic organ prolapse, for example by improving the strength of weakened supporting structures.

Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Brazil 1 1%
Unknown 96 99%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 3 3%
Student > Doctoral Student 2 2%
Researcher 2 2%
Student > Master 1 1%
Student > Bachelor 1 1%
Other 0 0%
Unknown 88 91%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 7 7%
Environmental Science 2 2%
Unknown 88 91%