SGS 2021 Fibroids PFD

Project Summary Title and Description

SGS 2021 Fibroids PFD
• Women with uterine leiomyoma(ta) and symptoms of pelvic floor dysfunction undergoing procedural management for uterine leiomyomata • Procedural intervention(s) for uterine leiomyoma(ta) via the abdominal, vaginal, laparoscopic, robotic, radiologic or intravascular routes • Urinary, bowel, and pelvic floor symptoms; QoL, satisfaction, improvement
Society of Gynecologic Surgeons Systematic Review Group
Authors of Report
Ankita Gupta, MD, MPH Ethan M. Balk, MD, MPH Stacy M. Lenger, MD Linda C. Yang, MD, MS Meenal Misal, MD Sunil Balgobin, MD Olivia H. Chang, MD, MPH Vidya Sharma, MD Mallory Stuparich, MD Sadikah Behbehani, MD Mikio Nihira, MD, MPH Alexandriah Alas, MD Alekhya Jampa, MBBS David Sheyn, MD Kate Meriwether, MD Danielle D. Antosh, MD
Methodology description
Systematic Review
Publication: Obstet Gynecol. 2023 Aug 1;142(2):319-329. doi: 10.1097/AOG.0000000000005260. Epub 2023 Jul 5. PMID: 37411023 Data were entered into this project prospectively (using SRDR's built-in data abstraction function and templates).
Funding Source
Society for Gynecologic Surgeons

Key Questions

1. Fibroid intervention and pelvic floor dysfunction

Associated Extraction Forms


Associated Studies (each link opens a new tab)

Title Authors Year
Interim analysis of a randomized controlled trial comparing laparoscopic radiofrequency volumetric thermal ablation of uterine fibroids with laparoscopic myomectomy. Kramer B, Hahn M, Taran FA, Kraemer D, Isaacson KB, Brucker SY 2016 May
Portable ultrasound-guided high-intensity focused ultrasound with functions for safe and rapid ablation: prospective clinical trial for uterine fibroids-short-term and long-term results. Lee JY, Chung HH, Kang SY, Park EJ, Park DH, Son K, Han JK 2020 Mar
Safety and efficacy of sonographically guided high-intensity focused ultrasound for symptomatic uterine fibroids: preliminary study of a modified protocol. Leung JH, Yu SC, Cheung EC, Wong AS, Tong MM, Ho SS, Leung VY, Ahuja AT 2014 Oct
Efficacy of uterine artery embolisation for treatment of symptomatic fibroids and adenomyosis - an interim report on an Australian experience. Liang E, Brown B, Kirsop R, Stewart P, Stuart A 2012 Apr
[Clinical effects of transabdominal simple hysterectomy on micturition function]. Narushima M, Otani T, Itoh Y, Kai S, Kondo A, Hayashi H 1993 Sep
Patient-reported lower urinary tract symptoms after hysterectomy or hysteroscopy: a study from the Swedish Quality Register for Gynecological Surgery. xx_Palsson M, Stjerndahl JH, Granasen G, Lofgren M, Sundfeldt K 2017 Sep
Laparoscopically assisted uterine fibroid cryoablation. Pansky M, Cowan BD, Frank M, Hampton HL, Zimberg S 2009 Dec
The Ontario Uterine Fibroid Embolization Trial. Part 2. Uterine fibroid reduction and symptom relief after uterine artery embolization for fibroids. Pron G, Bennett J, Common A, Wall J, Asch M, Sniderman K 2003 Jan
[Clinical 3-year follow-up of uterine fibroid embolization]. Radeleff BA, Satzl S, Eiers M, Fechtner K, Hakim A, Rimbach S, Kauffmann GW, Richter GM 2007 Jun
Spherical versus conventional polyvinyl alcohol particles for uterine artery embolization. Rasuli P, Hammond I, Al-Mutairi B, French GJ, Aquino J, Hadziomerovic A, Goulet S, Jolly EE 2008 Jan
Radiofrequency Volumetric Thermal Ablation of Fibroids and Laparoscopic Myomectomy: Long-Term Follow-up From a Randomized Trial. Hahn M, Brucker S, Kraemer D, Wallwiener M, Taran FA, Wallwiener CW, Kramer B 2015 May
[Transarterial embolization for uterine fibroids: clinical success rate and results of magnetic resonance imaging]. Kroncke TJ, Gauruder-Burmester A, Scheurig C, Gronewold M, Kluner C, Fischer T, Klessen C, Rudolph J, Siara K, Zimmermann E, Hamm B 2005 Jan
500 Cases of High-intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) Ablated Uterine Fibroids and Adenomyosis. Jeng CJ, Ou KY, Long CY, Chuang L, Ker CR 2020 Nov
Tris-acryl gelatin microspheres versus gelatin sponge particles in uterine artery embolization for leiomyoma. Katsumori T, Miura H, Arima H, Hino A, Tsuji Y, Masuda Y, Nishimura T 2017 Jul
Effect of Surgical Therapy on Urinary Symptoms and Urodynamic Findings in Patients with Uterine Myoma. Vecchioli-Scaldazza C, Morosetti C, Vichi M, Bini E, Giannubilo W, Ferrara V 2016 Sep
A prospective observational study of lower urinary tract symptoms before and after surgical removal of a large pelvic mass. Cvach K, Dwyer P, Rosamilia A, Lim Y, Schierlitz L 2015 Feb
The relationship between uterine leiomyomata and pelvic floor symptoms. Dancz CE, Kadam P, Li C, Nagata K, Ozel B 2014 Feb
Uterine artery embolization vs hysterectomy in the treatment of symptomatic uterine fibroids: 10-year outcomes from the randomized EMMY trial. de Bruijn AM, Ankum WM, Reekers JA, Birnie E, van der Kooij SM, Volkers NA, Hehenkamp WJ 2016 Dec
Uterine fibroid embolisation in Chinese women: medium-term results. Mak HL, Kwok PC, Chau HH, Chan MK, Chan SC, Chan SC 2006 Oct
Outcome of uterine embolization and hysterectomy for leiomyomas: results of a multicenter study. Spies JB, Cooper JM, Worthington-Kirsch R, Lipman JC, Mills BB, Benenati JF 2004 Jul
Long-term outcome from uterine fibroid embolization with tris-acryl gelatin microspheres: results of a multicenter study. Spies JB, Cornell C, Worthington-Kirsch R, Lipman JC, Benenati JF 2007 Feb
Uterine fibroid embolization: measurement of health-related quality of life before and after therapy Spies JB, Warren EH, Mathias SD, Walsh SM, Roth AR, Pentecost MJ 1999
Symptomatic uterine fibroids: treatment with uterine artery embolization or hysterectomy--results from the randomized clinical Embolisation versus Hysterectomy (EMMY) Trial. Hehenkamp WJ, Volkers NA, Birnie E, Reekers JA, Ankum WM 2008 Mar
Fibroid surgery and improvement in bladder symptoms: The FAB study. Houlihan S, Koenig N, Friedman B, Lee T, Geoffrion R 2018 Aug
Periprocedural outcomes comparing fibroid embolization and focused ultrasound: a randomized controlled trial and comprehensive cohort analysis. Barnard EP, AbdElmagied AM, Vaughan LE, Weaver AL, Laughlin-Tommaso SK, Hesley GK, Woodrum DA, Jacoby VL, Kohi MP, Price TM, Nieves A, Miller MJ, Borah BJ, Gorny KR, Leppert PC, Peterson LG, Stewart EA 2017 May
Factors influencing the incidence and remission of urinary incontinence after hysterectomy. Bohlin KS, Ankardal M, Lindkvist H, Milsom I 2017 Jan
Mid- and long-term quality-of-life assessment in patients undergoing uterine fibroid embolization. Bucek RA, Puchner S, Lammer J 2006 Mar
Uterine artery embolization vs hysterectomy in the treatment of symptomatic uterine fibroids: 5-year outcome from the randomized EMMY trial. xx_van der Kooij SM, Hehenkamp WJ, Volkers NA, Birnie E, Ankum WM, Reekers JA 2010 Aug
Initial experience of uterine fibroid embolization using porous gelatin sponge particles. Katsumori T, Kasahara T, Oda M, Kotani T 2011 Jun
Uterine artery embolisation versus hysterectomy for leiomyomas: primary and 2-year follow-up results of a randomised prospective clinical trial. Ruuskanen A, Hippelainen M, Sipola P, Manninen H 2010 Oct
The effect of uterine fibroid embolization on lower urinary tract symptoms. Shveiky D, Iglesia CB, Antosh DD, Kudish BI, Peterson J, Huang CC, Spies JB 2013 Aug
Fibroid Surgery and Long-Term Improvement in Bladder Symptoms. Simula NK, Rikhraj K, Koenig N, Lee T, Geoffrion R 2020 Feb
A prospective multicenter comparative study between myomectomy and uterine artery embolization with polyvinyl alcohol microspheres: long-term clinical outcomes in patients with symptomatic uterine fibroids. Siskin GP, Shlansky-Goldberg RD, Goodwin SC, Sterling K, Lipman JC, Nosher JL, Worthington-Kirsch RL, Chambers TP 2006 Aug
Mid-term clinical results and patient satisfaction after uterine artery embolization in women with symptomatic uterine fibroids. Smeets AJ, Lohle PN, Vervest HA, Boekkooi PF, Lampmann LE 2006 Mar-Apr
[Quality control and quality of life after uterine fibroid embolization: long-term results]. Hirzel F, Hess T, Zollikofer C 2008
Impact of uterine fibroid surgery on lower urinary tract symptoms. Berujon Elsa, Thubert Thibault, Fauvet Raffaèle, Villot Anne, Pizzoferrato Anne-Cécile 2022
Uterine vascular occlusion in management of leiomyomas: laparoscopy vs laparotomy. xx_Lee Wen-Ling, Liu Wei-Min, Cheng Ming-Huei, Chao Hsiang-Tai, Fuh Jong-Ling, Wang Peng-Hui 2009
Laparoscopic bipolar coagulation of uterine vessels: a new method for treating symptomatic fibroids. xx_Liu W M, Ng H T, Wu Y C, Yen Y K, Yuan C C 2001
Efficacy of ultrasound-guided high-intensity focused ultrasound (USgHIFU) for uterine fibroids: an observational single-center study. Marinova Milka, Ghaei Shiwa, Recker Florian, Tonguc Tolga, Kaverina Olga, Savchenko Oleksandr, Kravchenko Dmitrij, Thudium Marcus, Pieper Claus C, Egger Eva K, Mustea Alexander, Attenberger Ulrike, Conrad Rupert, Hadizadeh Dariusch R, Strunk Holger 2021
Long-term evaluation of uterine fibroid embolisation using MRI perfusion parameters and patient questionnaires: preliminary results. Sadick Maliha, Hofmann Leonie, Weiß Christel, Tuschy Benjamin, Schönberg Stefan O, Zöllner Frank G 2022
Clinical and Patient Reported Outcomes of Pre- and Postsurgical Treatment of Symptomatic Uterine Leiomyomas: A 12-Month Follow-up Review of TRUST, a Surgical Randomized Clinical Trial Comparing Laparoscopic Radiofrequency Ablation and Myomectomy. Yu Steve, Bhagavath Bala, Shobeiri S Abbas, Eisenstein David, Levy Barbara 2022

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