Obstetric fistula is one of the most serious injuries during the pregnancy. In medical terms the fistula refers to hole, which is develops in between the vagina and rectum is called as rectovaginal fistula, fistula develops in between the vagina and the bladder is called vesicovaginal fistula. Symptoms of obstetrics fistula includes leaking urine or faeces these can lead to urinary or vaginal infections. obstetric fistula can affect on future pregnancies and also fertility. Only surgical treatment is the key to treat the obstetric fistula.
Review articles are the summary of current state of understanding on a particular research topic. They analyze or discuss research previously published by scientist and academicians rather than reporting novel research results.
Review article comes in the form of systematic reviews and literature reviews and are a form of secondary literature. Systematic reviews determine an objective list of criteria, and find all previously published original research papers that meet the criteria. They then compare the results presented in these papers. Literature reviews, by contrast, provide a summary of what the authors believe are the best and most relevant prior publications.
Last date updated on September, 2014