Analytica Limited (ASX:ALT) has received clearance from the Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration for the expanded clinical indication for its PeriCoach System to assist in the conservative treatment of Pelvic Organ Prolapse (POP). The PeriCoach system with its patent protected force sensing technology assists women to properly perform pelvic floor exercises. The expanded clinical indication for PeriCoach now includes targeted resolution of symptoms for mild to moderate POP, urinary incontinence and sexual wellness. Data suggests that 50% of women that have given birth have some degree of POP and half of women over 50 complain of prolapse symptoms. Estimates state women have a lifetime risk of up to 12% of undergoing a surgical intervention, with a re-operation rate of nearly 20%. Read more.
Source: Proactiveinvestors Australia, May 2, 2018