Pelvic Floor Institute


 

Enhance Your Clinical Knowledge

The Pelvic Floor Institute Website provides leading physicians in Urogynecology and Urology with resources to enhance their pelvic floor clinical knowledge and master product placement techniques of Boston Scientific products.

Please note that access to the Pelvic Floor Institute website is reserved for healthcare professionals. If you are not a healthcare professional, you should not access this site.

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Available Resources

Procedure Video Archive

Procedural videos, webcasts, and product animations on urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse products, and an interactive, rotatable 3-D model for urinary incontinence.

  

Patient Education

Patient education resources for incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse. Access to POP-Q program to facilitate more efficient and effective patient education discussions. Video simulation of an informed consent discussion and informed consent guidelines and samples.

 

Product Information Repository

Technique spotlights, clinical data summaries, brochures, and Directions for Use for urinary incontinence and vaginal prolapse products, including: 

Urinary Incontinence Products

  • Advantage Fit™ Transvaginal Sling System
  • Coaptite™ Injectable Implant
  • Obtryx™ II Transobturator Sling System
  • Solyx™ Single Incision Sling System

Vaginal Prolapse Products

  • Capio™ SLIM Suture Capturing Device
  • Repliform™ Soft Tissue Regeneration Matrix
  • Uphold™ LITE Vaginal Support System
  • Upsylon™ Y-Mesh and Colpassist™ Vaginal Positioning Device
  • Xenform™ Soft Tissue Repair Matrix

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Refer to package insert provided with these products for complete Instructions for Use, including Indications for Use, Contraindications, Warnings, Precautions and Adverse Events prior to using these products.

Accordingly for medical devices: Caution: Federal (U.S.), International and country laws restrict these devices to sale by or on the order of a physician.

Accordingly for Uphold LITE Vaginal Support System: Caution: Federal (USA) law restricts this device to sale by or on the order of a physician trained in use of surgical mesh for transvaginal repair of pelvic organ prolapse.

Accordingly for Upsylon Y Mesh: Caution: Federal Law (USA) restricts this device to sale by or on the order of a physician trained in performing mesh procedures for surgical repair of pelvic organ prolapse.

Accordingly for Mid-Urethral Slings: Caution: Federal (USA) law restricts this device to sale by or on the order of a physician trained in use of surgical mesh for repair of stress urinary incontinence.

Repliform Tissue Regereeration Matrix complies with U.S. Regulations in 21 CFR part 1270 and 1271 Human Tissue Intended for Transplantation.

Accordingly for Coaptite Implant: Federal (USA) Law restricts this device to sale by or on the order of a physician trained in diagnostic and therapeutic cystoscopy.

Refer to Coaptite Injectable Implant Instructions for Use provided with product for complete instructions for use.

INDICATIONS: Coaptite Injectable Implant is indicated for soft tissue augmentation in the treatment of stress urinary incontinence (SUI) due to intrinsic sphincter deficiency (ISD) in adult females.

CONTRAINDICATIONS: The Coaptite Injectable Implant is contraindicated for use in a patient: who has significant history of urinary tract infections without resolution; who has current or acute conditions of cystitis or urethritis; who has fragile urethral mucosal lining. POTENTIAL ADVERSE EFFECTS that may occur include: genitourinary adverse events (i.e. urinary retention, hematuria, dysuria, UTI, urinary urgency and frequency), erosion, erythema, embolic phenomena, and vascular occlusion. WARNINGS: Note: Failure to follow any instructions or to heed any Warnings or Precautions could result in serious patient injury. WARNING: Following injection of Coaptite Implant, dissection of the device through tissue may lead to 1) tissue erosion and may require corrective surgery or 2) elevation of the bladder wall causing ureteral obstruction. This may be caused by improper injection technique using Coaptite Implant. (See adverse event section in IFU for further information.) WARNING: Women with peripheral vascular disease and prior pelvic surgery may be at increased risk for tissue erosion following injection of Coaptite Implant. (See adverse event section in IFU for further information.) Please refer to complete instructions for use for a complete listing of all warnings and potential adverse effects.

Advantage Fit, Capio, Colpassist, Obtryx, Pelvic Floor Institute, Solyx, Uphold and Upsylon are registered or unregistered trademarks of Boston Scientific Corporation or its affiliates. All other trademarks are property of their respective owners.

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