TVT vs. Burch: Experts debate best option for SUI

March 1, 2003

Toronto-Both tension-free vaginal tape and the laparoscopic Burch procedurehave their benefits and drawbacks when used as a first-line treatment forfemale stress incontinence. Experts from the University of Toronto debatedthe merits of these two approaches at the Women's Pelvic Health Update,a meeting of the Sunnybrook and Women's College Health Sciences Center inToronto.