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Q&A: Dr. Anthony Visco, AUGS President

Dr. Anthony Visco, AUGS April 3, 2013 ~ Dr. Anthony Visco is Chief of Urogynecology at Duke Univ. Medical Center and President of AUGS.  The American Urogynecologic Society (AUGS) was founded in 1979 and is a professional organization of 1,400 physicians and allied health professionals who care for [...]

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Highlights from AUGS Informed Consent Toolkit

  Some Highlights from the AUGS Informed Consent Toolkit, September 8-9, 2011 “At this time, AUGS does not support the routine use of transvaginal mesh for the repair of POP.” “Given the potential risks, AUGS suggest future placement of transvaginal mesh for POP repair should be judicious and be performed [...]

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