Impact of vaginal colpopexy on symptoms of urinary incontinence and quality of life in genital prolapse

  • Hernández Hernández, Alexandra (PI)
  • Gómez-Polania, Leonardo ( Academic assessor)
  • Pedraza, Ana María ( Academic assessor)

Project Details


Stress or urge urinary incontinence is a frequent symptom in patients with genital prolapse who will be brought to vaginal colpopexy. Surgical treatment of genital prolapse seeks to improve symptoms, restore the anatomy of the pelvis and improve the quality of life of patients. This study seeks to describe the results regarding urinary symptoms and quality of life in patients undergoing vaginal colpopexy in a fourth-level hospital in Bogotá.
Effective start/end date30/07/1930/07/20

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being


  • Quality of life
  • Colpopexy
  • Urogenital prolapse


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