CLUE member Riikka Tähtinen successfully defended her PhD thesis on urinary incontinence at the University of Helsinki
CLUE Working Group member, urogynecologist Riikka Tähtinen successfully defended on Dec 5th her thesis “The Impact of Women’s Smoking, Obesity and Mode of Delivery on Urinary Incontinence” at the University of Helsinki.
Opponent was Prof. Ian Milsom from the University of Gothenburg and Custos of the public examination was Prof Ossi Rahkonen (Helsinki). Thesis was supervised by CLUE Working Group Steering Committee members Kari Tikkinen (Helsinki) and Rufus Cartwright (Oxford).
The thesis is available in English here.
The newsstory by the University of Helsinki in Finnish here.
Thesis was also covered by the leading newspaper, Helsingin Sanomat, in Finnish here.