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Update on complications of synthetic suburethral slings

Overview of attention for article published in International braz j urol, October 2017
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • One of the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#6 of 337)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (85th percentile)

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22 tweeters

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Title
Update on complications of synthetic suburethral slings
Published in
International braz j urol, October 2017
DOI 10.1590/s1677-5538.ibju.2016.0250
Pubmed ID
Authors

Cristiano Mendes Gomes, Fabrício Leite Carvalho, Carlos Henrique Suzuki Bellucci, Thiago Souto Hemerly, Fábio Baracat, Jose de Bessa Jr., Miguel Srougi, Homero Bruschini

Abstract

Synthetic suburethral slings have become the most widely used technique for the surgical treatment of stress urinary incontinence. Despite its high success rates, significant complications have been reported including bleeding, urethral or bladder injury, urethral or bladder mesh erosion, intestinal perforation, vaginal extrusion of mesh, urinary tract infection, pain, urinary urgency and bladder outlet obstruction. Recent warnings from important regulatory agencies worldwide concerning safety issues of the use of mesh for urogynecological reconstruction have had a strong impact on patients as well as surgeons and manufacturers. In this paper, we reviewed the literature regarding surgical morbidity associated with synthetic suburethral slings.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 37 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Doctoral Student 5 14%
Other 4 11%
Student > Master 4 11%
Professor > Associate Professor 3 8%
Student > Ph. D. Student 3 8%
Other 7 19%
Unknown 11 30%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 20 54%
Nursing and Health Professions 2 5%
Engineering 2 5%
Psychology 1 3%
Social Sciences 1 3%
Other 1 3%
Unknown 10 27%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 15. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 05 December 2020.
All research outputs
#1,571,959
of 17,880,344 outputs
Outputs from International braz j urol
#6
of 337 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#47,579
of 335,666 outputs
Outputs of similar age from International braz j urol
#1
of 1 outputs
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