In addition, this segment provides a hawk's eye view to the various sub-segments included in the report such as Adult Diapers, Briefs, Pads and Guards, Liners, Urological Catheters, Foley, Intermittent and Male External Catheters, Drainage Bags, Artificial Urinary and Bowel Sphincters, Ring Pessaries, GellHorn Pessary
, Doughnut Pessary and Clamps, Male and Female Incontinence Slings, Sacral Nerve and Electrical Stimulation Devices.
Incontinence Care and Management Products (Adult Diapers (Briefs, Liners, Pads), Catheters (Foley, Intermittent, Male External), Drainage Bags, Artificial Urinary & Bowel Sphincters, Slings, Pessaries (Ring, GellHorn, Doughnut), Clamps, Sacral Nerve and E
Apparently the Gellhorn pessary
is actually designed with a central "canal" meant to be used to inject water or saline at the time of removal to aid in breaking the suction.
Surprisingly, younger women were far less likely to complete the trial comparing a ring pessary with support and a gellhorn pessary, reported Dr.
They were more likely to be nonwhite and to be more parous than those who preferred the gellhorn pessary.
Meanwhile, the 39 women who strongly preferred the gellhorn pessary were more likely to have anterior wall prolapse and less likely to have had a hysterectomy or prior prolapse surgery.
Surprisingly, younger women were far less likely than their older counterparts to complete the trial comparing a ring pessary with support and a gellhorn pessary
, reported Dr.