Hysterectomy and sexual wellbeingBMJ 2004; 328 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.328.7431.107-b (Published 09 January 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;328:107
Data were misrepresented
- William H Parker, clinical professor, obstetrics and gynaecology (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- UCLA School of Medicine, Santa Monica, CA 90401, USA
EDITOR—The study by Roovers et al on hysterectomy and sexual wellbeing addresses a subject of great concern to women.1 Unfortunately, the stated conclusions of the study are not borne out by the data presented.
My calculations show that 126/310 (40%) of the women had “any sexual problems” and 29 …