Published in OBGYN and Reproduction Week, November 6th, 2006
The Dutch study (EMMY trial, Prof Reekers, Amsterdam) and the Scottish study (REST trial, Dr Moss, Glasgow) were performed independently. The REST study shows a similar quality of life for both groups one year after the procedure (embolization versus surgery). The EMMY study shows that this result was also maintained after a 2 year follow-up period.
Surgical treatments like hysterectomy could be avoided in more than 80% of all women after a...
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