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Biomechanics of the female reproductive system, breast and pelvic organs : from model to patient, edited by Mathias Brieu, Michel Cosson, and Poul Nielsen - electronic bk

Table Of Contents
Front Cover -- Biomechanics of the Female Reproductive System: Breast and Pelvic Organs -- Copyright -- Contents -- Contributors -- Editor's biography of 2022 -- Foreward -- Preface -- Note of the series editors -- Part 1 Backgrounds: anatomy, physiology, and physio-pathology -- 1 Pelvic floor functional anatomy -- 1.1 Overview -- 1.2 Levator ani -- 1.2.1 Levator ani muscle and its three subdivisions -- 1.2.1.1 Overall anatomy of the levator ani muscle -- 1.2.2 Levator ani lines of action -- 1.2.2.1 Hiatal closure and the perineal complex -- 1.2.2.2 Perineal membrane -- 1.2.3 Levator ani muscle injury -- 1.2.3.1 Levator ani muscle injury associated with prolapse -- 1.2.3.2 How does childbirth cause injury? -- 1.3 Connective tissue supports of the pelvic organs -- 1.3.1 Overview -- 1.3.2 Apical supports: Level I -- 1.3.2.1 Cardinal and uterosacral ligaments -- 1.3.2.2 Tissue composition of cardinal and uterosacral ligaments -- 1.3.2.3 Ligament geometry -- 1.3.2.4 Ligament changes with prolapse -- 1.3.3 Anterior compartment: Level II -- 1.3.3.1 Fascial and levator arches -- 1.3.3.2 Alteration in pelvic sidewall anatomy due to injury -- 1.3.4 Anterior compartment: Level III -- 1.3.5 Structural failure sites in anterior vaginal wall prolapse -- 1.3.6 Anatomy and structural failure sites in posterior compartment prolapse -- 1.3.6.1 Anatomy of the posterior vaginal wall support as it applies to rectocele -- 1.3.6.2 How does posterior vaginal wall support fail? -- References -- 2 Epidemiology &amp -- pathophysiology of pelvic organ prolapse &amp -- urinary incontinence in women -- 2.1 Epidemiology of pelvic organ prolapse -- 2.1.1 Prevalence &amp -- incidence -- 2.1.2 Risk factors -- 2.1.2.1 Age &amp -- obesity -- 2.1.2.2 Race &amp -- ethnicity -- 2.1.2.3 Childbirth, parity &amp -- mode of delivery -- 2.1.2.4 Hysterectomy
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Copyright
Physical Description
1 online resource (534 pages)
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9780128236765

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