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A UK multicentre retrospective cohort study comparing hysterectomy and uterine artery embolisation for the treatment of symptomatic uterine fibroids (HOPEFUL study): main results on medium-term safety and efficacy.

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OBJECTIVES: Comparison of medium-term safety and efficacy of hysterectomy and uterine artery embolisation (UAE) for symptomatic uterine fibroids. DESIGN: Multicentre retrospective cohort. SETTING: 18 UK NHS hospital trusts. PARTICIPANTS: Four hundred and fifty nine women who had hysterectomy within a national audit during 12 months from October 1994 (VALUE study) (average follow up of 8.6 years) and 649 women receiving UAE from 1996 to 2002 (average follow up of 4.6 years). METHODS: Clinical ...

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10.1111/j.1471-0528.2007.01526.x

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University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Oncology
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University of Oxford
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Oxford, MSD, Surgical Sciences
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University of Oxford
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University of Oxford
Publisher:
Blackwell Publishing Ltd Publisher's website
Journal:
BJOG : an international journal of obstetrics and gynaecology Journal website
Volume:
114
Issue:
11
Pages:
1340-1351
Publication date:
2007-11-05
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1471-0528
ISSN:
1470-0328
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uuid:e9602bef-3532-4b48-b411-b4745e2f421e
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266879
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pubs:266879

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