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2019 A 12-Month Clinical Durability of Effectiveness and Safety Evaluation of a Vaginal Bowel Control System for the Nonsurgical Treatment of Fecal IncontinenceFemale Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery.  25:113-119. 2019
2019 Association of Urinary Phytoestrogens With Pelvic Organ Prolapse and Fecal Incontinence Symptoms in Postmenopausal WomenFemale Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery.  25:161-166. 2019
2019 Comparing Vitamin D Supplementation Versus Placebo for Urgency Urinary Incontinence: A Pilot StudyJournal of the American Geriatrics Society.  67:570-575. 2019
2019 Effect of immediate vs delayed pushing on rates of spontaneous vaginal delivery among nulliparous women receiving neuraxial analgesia: A randomized clinical trialObstetrical and Gynecological Survey.  74:131-133. 2019
2019 Responsiveness and minimally important difference of SF-6D and EQ-5D utility scores for the treatment of pelvic organ prolapseAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  220:265.e1-265.e11. 2019
2019 Validation and Testing of an E-Learning Module Teaching Core Urinary Incontinence Objectives in a Randomized Controlled TrialFemale Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery.  25:188-192. 2019
2019 Surgical repair of vesico-vaginal fistula: the need for an evidence-based approachInternational Urogynecology Journal.  30:169-170. 2019
2019 Anal Sphincter Anatomy Prepregnancy to Postdelivery among the Same Primiparous Women on Dynamic Magnetic Resonance ImagingFemale Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery.  25:22-28. 2019
2019 Reply to: “Suggestions for Vitamin D Supplementation for Urgency Urinary Incontinence Study”Journal of the American Geriatrics Society2019
2018 The urinary microbiome in women with mixed urinary incontinence compared to similarly aged controlsInternational Urogynecology Journal.  29:1785-1795. 2018
2018 Impact of age on mid- to long-term outcomes of transvaginal native tissue repair for apical vaginal prolapseNeurourology and Urodynamics.  37:2860-2866. 2018
2018 Effect of Immediate vs Delayed Pushing on Rates of Spontaneous Vaginal Delivery among Nulliparous Women Receiving Neuraxial Analgesia: A Randomized Clinical TrialJournal of the American Medical Association.  320:1444-1454. 2018
2018 Open sacrocolpopexy and vaginal apical repair: retrospective comparison of success and serious complicationsInternational Urogynecology Journal.  29:1101-1110. 2018
2018 In replyObstetrics and Gynecology.  131:1160-1161. 2018
2018 Surgical outcomes after apical repair for vault compared with uterovaginal prolapseObstetrical and Gynecological Survey.  73:347-348. 2018
2018 A review of phytoestrogens and their association with pelvic floor conditionsFemale Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery.  24:193-202. 2018
2018 Association of Pharmacologic Treatment of Urgency Urinary Incontinence with Sleep Quality and Daytime SleepinessObstetrical and Gynecological Survey.  73:273-274. 2018
2018 Dynamic 3T pelvic floor magnetic resonance imaging in women progressing from the nulligravid to the primiparous stateInternational Urogynecology Journal.  29:735-744. 2018
2018 Effect of uterosacral ligament suspension vs sacrospinous ligament fixation with or without perioperative behavioral therapy for pelvic organ vaginal prolapse on surgical outcomes and prolapse symptoms at 5 years in the OPTIMAL randomized clinical trialJournal of the American Medical Association.  319:1554-1565. 2018
2018 Association of pharmacologic treatment of urgency urinary incontinence with sleep quality and daytime sleepinessObstetrics and Gynecology.  131:204-211. 2018
2018 Metabolites and microbial composition of stool of women with fecal incontinence: Study design and methodsNeurourology and Urodynamics.  37:634-641. 2018
2018 A Behavioral Weight Loss Program and Nonurinary Incontinence Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms in Overweight and Obese Women with Urinary Incontinence: A Secondary Data Analysis of PRIDEJournal of Urology, The.  199:215-222. 2018
2018 Female Pelvic Floor Immersive Simulation: A Randomized Trial to Test the Effectiveness of a Virtual Reality Anatomic Model on Resident Knowledge of Female Pelvic AnatomyJournal- American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists2018
2018 Refractory urgency urinary incontinence treatment in women: impact of age on outcomes and complicationsAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  218:111.e1-111.e9. 2018
2018 Surgical outcomes after apical repair for vault compared with uterovaginal prolapseObstetrics and Gynecology.  131:475-483. 2018
2017 Characteristics Associated with Treatment Response and Satisfaction in Women Undergoing OnabotulinumtoxinA and Sacral Neuromodulation for Refractory Urgency Urinary IncontinenceObstetrical and Gynecological Survey.  72:709-711. 2017
2017 Fall risk and function in older women after gynecologic surgeryArchives of Gerontology and Geriatrics.  73:37-42. 2017
2017 Perioperative behavioral therapy and pelvic muscle strengthening do not enhance quality of life after pelvic surgery: Secondary report of a randomized controlled trialPhysical Therapy.  97:1075-1083. 2017
2017 Characteristics Associated with Treatment Response and Satisfaction in Women Undergoing OnabotulinumtoxinA and Sacral Neuromodulation for Refractory Urgency Urinary IncontinenceJournal of Urology, The.  198:890-896. 2017
2017 Vaginal changes due to varying degrees of rectocele prolapse: A computational studyJournal of Biomechanical Engineering.  139. 2017
2017 Urinary Biomarkers in Women with Refractory Urgency Urinary Incontinence Randomized to Sacral Neuromodulation versus OnabotulinumtoxinA Compared to ControlsJournal of Urology, The.  197:1487-1495. 2017
2017 Methodology for a vaginal and urinary microbiome study in women with mixed urinary incontinenceInternational Urogynecology Journal.  28:711-720. 2017
2017 Readmission and Prolapse Recurrence after Abdominal and Vaginal Apical Suspensions in Older WomenObstetrical and Gynecological Survey.  72:161-163. 2017
2017 In replyJournal of the American Medical Association.  317:535-536. 2017
2017 Characterizing the functional decline of older women with incident urinary incontinenceObstetrics and Gynecology.  130:1025-1032. 2017
2017 Evaluation of the urinary microbiota of women with uncomplicated stress urinary incontinenceAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  216:55.e1-55.e16. 2017
2017 Irritable bowel syndrome and quality of life in women with fecal incontinenceFemale Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery.  23:179-183. 2017
2017 Modified beef tongue model for fourth-degree laceration repair simulationObstetrics and Gynecology.  129:491-496. 2017
2017 Response to Letter to the Editor: Author's ReplyJournal- American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists.  24:179-180. 2017
2016 Readmission and Prolapse Recurrence after Abdominal and Vaginal Apical Suspensions in Older WomenObstetrics and Gynecology.  128:1369-1377. 2016
2016 A biofidelic computational model of the female pelvic system to understand effect of bladder fill and progressive vaginal tissue stiffening due to prolapse on anterior vaginal wallCommunications in Numerical Methods in Engineering.  32. 2016
2016 Onabotulinumtoxin a vs sacral neuromodulation on refractory urgency urinary incontinence in women: A randomized clinical trialJournal of the American Medical Association.  316:1366-1374. 2016
2016 Methods for a multicenter randomized trial for mixed urinary incontinence: rationale and patient-centeredness of the ESTEEM trialInternational Urogynecology Journal.  27:1479-1490. 2016
2016 Characterization of Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms Before and After Midurethral Sling RevisionJournal- American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists.  23:979-985. 2016
2016 Preoperative Urodynamic Parameters (Valsalva Leak Point Pressure and Maximum Urethral Closure Pressure), Urinary Collagen and Plasma Vitamin D Levels as Predictors of Mid Urethral Sling Surgery OutcomeJournal of Urology, The.  196:819-823. 2016
2016 Prevalence, Awareness, and Understanding of Pelvic Floor Disorders in Adolescent and Young WomenFemale Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery.  22:346-354. 2016
2016 Combined Tolterodine and Vaginal Estradiol Cream for Overactive Bladder Symptoms after Randomized Single-Therapy TreatmentFemale Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery.  22:254-260. 2016
2016 Pelvic Floor Symptoms and Spinal Curvature in WomenFemale Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery.  22:219-223. 2016
2016 The Design of a Randomized Trial of Vaginal Surgery for Uterovaginal Prolapse: Vaginal Hysterectomy with Native Tissue Vault Suspension Versus Mesh Hysteropexy Suspension (The Study of Uterine Prolapse Procedures Randomized Trial)Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery.  22:182-189. 2016
2016 Quality of life and sexual function 2 years after vaginal surgery for prolapseObstetrics and Gynecology.  127:1071-1079. 2016
2016 Functional status in older women diagnosed with pelvic organ prolapseAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  214:613.e1-613.e7. 2016
2016 Synthetic Graft Augmentation in Vaginal Prolapse Surgery: Long-Term Objective and Subjective OutcomesJournal- American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists.  23:614-621. 2016
2016 Evidence-Based Update on Treatments of Fecal Incontinence in WomenObstetrics and Gynecology Clinics of North America.  43:93-119. 2016
2016 Pelvic floor disorders registry: Study design and outcome measuresFemale Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery.  22:70-76. 2016
2016 Trends and factors influencing inpatient prolapse surgical costs and length of stay in the United StatesFemale Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery.  22:103-110. 2016
2016 Vaginal Swab Test Compared With the Urethral Q-tip Test for Urethral Mobility MeasurementObstetrics and Gynecology.  127:348-352. 2016
2015 Pain Scores and Exposure Rates after Polypropylene Mesh for Pelvic Organ ProlapseSouthern Medical Journal.  108:715-721. 2015
2015 The Differential Impact of Flatal Incontinence in Women with Anal Versus Fecal IncontinenceFemale Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery.  21:339-342. 2015
2015 Controlling anal incontinence in women by performing anal exercises with biofeedback or loperamide (CAPABLe) trial: Design and methodsControlled Clinical Trials.  44:164-174. 2015
2015 The female urinary microbiome in urgency urinary incontinenceAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  213. 2015
2015 Missing data frequency and correlates in two randomized surgical trials for urinary incontinence in womenInternational Urogynecology Journal.  26:1155-1159. 2015
2015 Low-dose 17-β-estradiol cream for vaginal atrophy in a cohort without prolapse: Serum levels and vaginal response including tissue biomarkers associated with tissue remodelingMaturitas.  81:475-479. 2015
2015 Computational Modeling of the Female Pelvic Support Structures and Organs to Understand the Mechanism of Pelvic Organ Prolapse: A ReviewApplied Mechanics Reviews.  67. 2015
2015 Postoperative bowel function, symptoms, and habits in women after vaginal reconstructive surgeryInternational Urogynecology Journal.  26:817-821. 2015
2015 The effect of age on stress and urgency urinary incontinence outcomes in women undergoing primary midurethral slingInternational Urogynecology Journal.  26:831-835. 2015
2015 Outcomes of midurethral sling procedures in women with mixed urinary incontinenceInternational Urogynecology Journal.  26:715-720. 2015
2015 Vaginal hysterectomy and training: response to MelendezInternational Urogynecology Journal.  26:623. 2015
2015 5-Year Longitudinal Followup after Retropubic and Transobturator Mid Urethral SlingsJournal of Urology, The.  193:203-210. 2015
2015 A vaginal bowel-control system for the treatment of fecal incontinenceObstetrical and Gynecological Survey.  70:387-388. 2015
2015 A vaginal bowel-control system for the treatment of fecal incontinenceObstetrics and Gynecology.  125:540-547. 2015
2015 American Geriatrics Society abstracted clinical practice guideline for postoperative delirium in older adultsJournal of the American Geriatrics Society.  63:142-150. 2015
2015 Effect of hormonal contraception on the function of plasmacytoid dendritic cells and distribution of immune cell populations in the female reproductive tractJournal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes and Human Retrovirology.  68:511-518. 2015
2015 Genetic contributions to urgency urinary incontinence in womenJournal of Urology, The.  193:2020-2027. 2015
2015 Hydrostatic injury surgical planningJournal of Lower Genital Tract Disease.  19:e40-e42. 2015
2015 Impact of fecal incontinence and its treatment on quality of life in womenWomen's Health.  11:225-238. 2015
2015 Incidence and predictors of anal incontinence after obstetric anal sphincter injury in primiparous womenFemale Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery.  21:182-189. 2015
2015 Loperamide Versus Psyllium Fiber for Treatment of Fecal Incontinence: The Fecal Incontinence Prescription (Rx) Management (FIRM) Randomized Clinical TrialDiseases of the Colon and Rectum.  58:983-993. 2015
2015 Medication effects on periurethral sensation and urethral sphincter activityFemale Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery.  21:77-82. 2015
2015 Outcomes of Surgery for Stress Urinary Incontinence in the Older WomanClinics in Geriatric Medicine.  31:487-505. 2015
2015 The minimum important difference for the International consultation on incontinence questionnaire - Urinary incontinence short form in women with stress urinary incontinenceNeurourology and Urodynamics.  34:183-187. 2015
2015 Vitamin D deficiency is associated with increased fecal incontinence symptomsObstetrical and Gynecological Survey.  70:87-88. 2015
2014 Effectiveness of blinding: Sham suprapubic incisions in a randomized trial of retropubic midurethral sling in women undergoing vaginal prolapse surgeryAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  211:554.e1-554.e7. 2014
2014 Vitamin D deficiency is associated with increased fecal incontinence symptomsInternational Urogynecology Journal.  25:1483-1489. 2014
2014 Life Space Assessment in Older Women Undergoing Non-Surgical Treatment for Urinary Incontinence.Open Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  4:809-816. 2014
2014 An Evidence-Based Approach to the Evaluation, Diagnostic Assessment and Treatment of Fecal Incontinence in Women.Current Obstetrics and Gynecology Reports.  3:155-164. 2014
2014 Urinary bacteria in adult women with urgency urinary incontinenceInternational Urogynecology Journal.  25:1179-1184. 2014
2014 Comparison of 2 transvaginal surgical approaches and perioperative behavioral therapy for apical vaginal prolapse: The OPTIMAL randomized trialObstetrical and Gynecological Survey.  69:393-395. 2014
2014 Findings of universal cystoscopy at incontinence surgery and their sequelaeAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  210:480.e1-480.e8. 2014
2014 Inflammatory and tissue remodeling urinary biomarkers before and after mid urethral sling surgery for stress urinary incontinenceJournal of Urology, The.  191:703-709. 2014
2014 The Refractory Overactive Bladder: Sacral NEuromodulation vs. BoTulinum Toxin Assessment: ROSETTA trialControlled Clinical Trials.  37:272-283. 2014
2014 Prevalence and trends of symptomatic pelvic floor disorders in U.S. womenObstetrics and Gynecology.  123:141-148. 2014
2014 A model for predicting the risk of de novo stress urinary incontinence in women undergoing pelvic organ prolapse surgeryObstetrics and Gynecology.  123:279-287. 2014
2014 Bowel preparation before vaginal prolapse surgery a randomized controlled trialObstetrics and Gynecology.  123:232-238. 2014
2014 Bowel preparation before vaginal prolapse surgery: A randomized controlled trialObstetrical and Gynecological Survey.  69:252-253. 2014
2014 Considerations to improve the evidence-based use of vaginal hysterectomy in benign gynecologyObstetrics and Gynecology.  124:585-588. 2014
2014 Effect of aging on storage and voiding function in women with stress predominant urinary incontinenceJournal of Urology, The.  192:464-468. 2014
2014 Interactions between HIV-1 and Mucosal Cells in the Female Reproductive TractAmerican Journal of Reproductive Immunology.  71:608-617. 2014
2014 Interactions between HIV-1 and Mucosal Cells in the Female Reproductive TractAmerican Journal of Reproductive Immunology.  71:606-17. 2014
2014 Urinary bacteria in adult women with urgency urinary incontinenceObstetrical and Gynecological Survey.  69:327-328. 2014
2014 Vaginal hysterectomy: Past, present, and futureInternational Urogynecology Journal.  25:1161-1165. 2014
2014 Vaginal myeloid dendritic cells transmit founder HIV-1Journal of Virology.  88:7683-7688. 2014
2014 What happens to the posterior compartment and bowel symptoms after sacrocolpopexy? Evaluation of 5-year outcomes from E-CAREFemale Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery.  20:261-266. 2014
2014 What happens to the posterior compartment and bowel symptoms after sacrocolpopexy?: Evaluation of 5-year outcomes from E-CAREObstetrical and Gynecological Survey.  69:734-735. 2014
2013 Urinary incontinence in the 12-month postpartum periodObstetrical and Gynecological Survey.  68:629-630. 2013
2013 Caffeine and urinary incontinence in US women: Editorial commentObstetrical and Gynecological Survey.  68:432-433. 2013
2013 Incontinence outcomes in women undergoing primary and repeat midurethral sling procedures: Editorial commentObstetrical and Gynecological Survey.  68:434-435. 2013
2013 Indications, contraindications, and complications of mesh in surgical treatment of pelvic organ prolapseClinical Obstetrics and Gynecology.  56:276-288. 2013
2013 Sacral neuromodulation effects on periurethral sensation and urethral sphincter activityNeurourology and Urodynamics.  32:476-479. 2013
2013 Long-term outcomes following abdominal sacrocolpopexy for pelvic organ prolapseJournal of the American Medical Association.  309:2016-2024. 2013
2013 In reply:Obstetrics and Gynecology.  121:1108-1109. 2013
2013 Measuring outcomes in urogynecological surgery: Perspective is everythingObstetrical and Gynecological Survey.  68:355-357. 2013
2013 Patient satisfaction after midurethral sling surgery for stress urinary incontinenceObstetrics and Gynecology.  121:1009-1016. 2013
2013 Hormonal contraception and hiv-1 infection: Medroxyprogesterone acetate suppresses innate and adaptive immune mechanismsEndocrinology.  154:1282-1295. 2013
2013 Anticholinergic therapy vs. OnabotulinumtoxinA for urgency urinary incontinenceObstetrical and Gynecological Survey.  68:102-104. 2013
2013 Caffeine and urinary incontinence in US womenInternational Urogynecology Journal.  24:295-302. 2013
2013 Long-term efficacy and safety of questionnaire-based initiation of urgency urinary incontinence treatmentAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  209:244.e1-244.e9. 2013
2013 Measuring outcomes in urogynecological surgery: "Perspective is everything"International Urogynecology Journal.  24:15-25. 2013
2013 Pelvic floor disorders clinical trials: Participant recruitment and retentionInternational Urogynecology Journal.  24:73-79. 2013
2013 Pelvic floor symptoms and bone mineral density in women undergoing osteoporosis evaluationInternational Urogynecology Journal.  24:1663-1669. 2013
2013 The effect of obesity on fecal incontinence symptom distress, quality of life, and diagnostic testing measures in womenInternational Urogynecology Journal.  24:1733-1738. 2013
2013 The effect of urodynamic testing on clinical diagnosis, treatment plan and outcomes in women undergoing stress urinary incontinence surgeryJournal of Urology, The.  189:204-209. 2013
2013 The pelvic floor complication scale: A new instrument for reconstructive pelvic surgeryAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  208:81.e1-81.e9. 2013
2013 The role of vaginal mesh procedures in pelvic organ prolapse surgery in view of complication risk.Obstetrics and Gynecology International.  2013:356960. 2013
2012 Treatment success of retropubic and transobturator mid urethral slings at 24 monthsJournal of Urology, The.  188:2281-2287. 2012
2012 Vitamin D status in women with pelvic floor disorder symptomsInternational Urogynecology Journal.  23:1699-1705. 2012
2012 Anticholinergic therapy vs. onabotulinumtoxinA for urgency urinary incontinenceNew England Journal of Medicine.  367:1803-1813. 2012
2012 A midurethral sling to reduce incontinence after vaginal prolapse repairObstetrical and Gynecological Survey.  67:629-631. 2012
2012 A randomized trial of urodynamic testing before stress-incontinence surgeryObstetrical and Gynecological Survey.  67:628-629. 2012
2012 Survey of Robotic Surgery Credentialing Requirements for Physicians Completing OB/GYN ResidencyJournal- American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists.  19:589-592. 2012
2012 Patient related factors associated with long-term urinary continence after burch colposuspension and pubovaginal fascial sling surgeriesJournal of Urology, The.  188:485-489. 2012
2012 A midurethral sling to reduce incontinence after vaginal prolapse repairNew England Journal of Medicine.  366:2358-2367. 2012
2012 A randomized trial of urodynamic testing before stress-incontinence surgeryNew England Journal of Medicine.  366:1987-1997. 2012
2012 5-year continence rates, satisfaction and adverse events of burch urethropexy and fascial sling surgery for urinary incontinenceJournal of Urology, The.  187:1324-1330. 2012
2012 Association of Baseline urodynamic measures of urethral function with clinical, demographic, and other urodynamic variables in women prior to undergoing midurethral sling surgeryNeurourology and Urodynamics.  31:496-501. 2012
2012 Endometriosis after Laparoscopic Supracervical Hysterectomy with Uterine Morcellation: A Case Control StudyJournal- American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists.  19:183-187. 2012
2012 Anticholinergic versus botulinum toxin A comparison trial for the treatment of bothersome urge urinary incontinence: ABC trialControlled Clinical Trials.  33:184-196. 2012
2012 Characterization of colorectal symptoms in women with vesicovaginal fistulasJournal of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics.  116:64-66. 2012
2012 Effects of transvaginal repair of symptomatic rectocele on symptom-specific distress and impact on quality of lifeJournal of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics.  117:224-227. 2012
2012 Pelvic floor symptoms improve similarly after pessary and behavioral treatment for stress incontinenceFemale Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery.  18:118-121. 2012
2012 Pharmacologic treatment for urgency-predominant urinary incontinence in women diagnosed using a simplified algorithm: A randomized trialAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  206:444.e1-444.e11. 2012
2012 Predictors of success and satisfaction of nonsurgical therapy for stress urinary incontinenceObstetrics and Gynecology.  120:91-97. 2012
2012 Prolapse symptoms in overweight and obese women before and after weight lossFemale Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery.  18:55-59. 2012
2012 Vitamin D status: a review with implications for the pelvic floor.International Urogynecology Journal.  23:1517-1526. 2012
2011 Menstrual blood as a potential source of endometrial derived CD3+ T cellsPLoS ONE.  6. 2011
2011 Changes in urodynamic measures two years after burch colposuspension or autologous sling surgeryUrology.  78:1263-1268. 2011
2011 Baseline urodynamic predictors of treatment failure 1 year after mid urethral sling surgeryJournal of Urology, The.  186:597-603. 2011
2011 Impact of obesity and weight loss on urinary and bowel incontinence symptoms in womenSexuality Reproduction and Menopause.  9. 2011
2011 Prevalence and trends of urinary incontinence in adults in the United States, 2001 to 2008Journal of Urology, The.  186:589-593. 2011
2011 The Impact of Obesity and Weight Loss on Urinary and Bowel Incontinence Symptoms in Women.Menopausal Med.  19:S1-S7. 2011
2011 Demographic and clinical predictors of treatment failure one year after midurethral sling surgeryObstetrics and Gynecology.  117:913-921. 2011
2011 Early HIV-1 Target Cells in Human Vaginal and Ectocervical MucosaAmerican Journal of Reproductive Immunology.  65:261-267. 2011
2011 The authors replyDiseases of the Colon and Rectum.  54:254-255. 2011
2011 Anal sphincter repair for fecal incontinence: Effect on symptom severity, quality of life, and anal sphincter squeeze pressuresInternational Urogynecology Journal.  22:1587-1592. 2011
2011 Correlates and predictors of patient satisfaction with drug therapy and combined drug therapy and behavioral training for urgency urinary incontinence in womenInternational Urogynecology Journal.  22:327-334. 2011
2011 Factors influencing post-operative short-term outcomes of vesicovaginal fistula repairs in a community hospital in LiberiaJournal of Clinical Urology.  4:259-265. 2011
2011 Response letter to Dr. LisiJournal of the American Geriatrics Society.  59:162-163. 2011
2011 Sexual function before and after nonsurgical treatment of stress urinary incontinenceFemale Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery.  17:30-35. 2011
2011 Summary of research recommendations from the inaugural american urogynecologic society research summitFemale Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery.  17:4-7. 2011
2011 Weight loss improves fecal incontinence severity in overweight and obese women with urinary incontinenceInternational Urogynecology Journal.  22:1151-1157. 2011
2010 Menorrhagia Impact Questionnaire: Assessing the influence of heavy menstrual bleeding on quality of lifeCurrent Medical Research and Opinion.  26:2745-2755. 2010
2010 Estimating a meaningful reduction in menstrual blood loss for women with heavy menstrual bleedingCurrent Medical Research and Opinion.  26:2673-2678. 2010
2010 Patient satisfaction with stress incontinence surgeryNeurourology and Urodynamics.  29:1403-1409. 2010
2010 Effect of weight loss on urinary incontinence in overweight and obese women: Results at 12 and 18 monthsJournal of Urology, The.  184:1005-1010. 2010
2010 Urodynamics, the supine empty bladder stress test, and incontinence severityNeurourology and Urodynamics.  29:1306-1311. 2010
2010 Factors impacting quality of life in women with fecal incontinenceDiseases of the Colon and Rectum.  53:1148-1154. 2010
2010 Incidence and risk factors for fecal incontinence in black and white older adults: A population-based studyJournal of the American Geriatrics Society.  58:1341-1346. 2010
2010 Testing and validation of a low-cost cystoscopy teaching model: A randomized controlled trialObstetrics and Gynecology.  116:85-91. 2010
2010 Combined behavioral and individualized drug therapy versus individualized drug therapy alone for urge urinary incontinence in womenJournal of Urology, The.  184:598-603. 2010
2010 Retropubic versus Transobturator Midurethral Slings for Stress IncontinenceNew England Journal of Medicine.  362:2066-2076. 2010
2010 Incontinence in older womenJournal of the American Medical Association.  303:2172-2181. 2010
2010 Continence pessary compared with behavioral therapy or combined therapy for stress incontinence: A randomized controlled trialObstetrics and Gynecology.  115:609-617. 2010
2010 The Impact of Obesity on Urinary Incontinence Symptoms, Severity, Urodynamic Characteristics and Quality of LifeJournal of Urology, The.  183:622-628. 2010
2010 Characterization of pelvic floor symptoms in community-dwelling women of northeastern LiberiaJournal of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics.  109:251-253. 2010
2010 Correlation between levator ani muscle injuries on magnetic resonance imaging and fecal incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, and urinary incontinence in primiparous womenAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  202:488.e1-488.e6. 2010
2010 Improving urinary incontinence in overweight and obese women through modest weight lossObstetrics and Gynecology.  116:284-292. 2010
2010 Long-term outcomes of the total or supracervical hysterectomy trialFemale Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery.  16:49-57. 2010
2010 Prevalence and correlates of nocturia in community-dwelling older adultsJournal of the American Geriatrics Society.  58:861-866. 2010
2010 Systemic effects of vaginally administered estrogen therapy: A reviewFemale Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery.  16:188-195. 2010
2010 The questionnaire for urinary incontinence diagnosis (QUID): Validity and responsiveness to change in women undergoing non-surgical therapies for treatment of stress predominant urinary incontinenceNeurourology and Urodynamics.  29:726-733. 2010
2010 Tranexamic acid treatment for heavy menstrual bleeding: A randomized controlled trialObstetrics and Gynecology.  116:865-875. 2010
2009 Life-space assessment in urogynecology and gynecological oncology surgery patients: A measure of perioperative mobility and functionJournal of the American Geriatrics Society.  57:2263-2268. 2009
2009 Obesity and Urinary Incontinence: Epidemiology and Clinical Research UpdateJournal of Urology, The.  182. 2009
2009 Risk Factors Associated With Urge Incontinence After Continence SurgeryJournal of Urology, The.  182:2805-2809. 2009
2009 Design of the Value of Urodynamic Evaluation (ValUE) trial: A non-inferiority randomized trial of preoperative urodynamic investigationsControlled Clinical Trials.  30:531-539. 2009
2009 Factors associated with undergoing bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy at the time of hysterectomy for benign conditions (Obstetrics & Gynecology (2009) 114, (1259-67))Obstetrics and Gynecology.  114:696-697. 2009
2009 Pharmacologic management of the older woman undergoing surgeryWomen's Health.  5:205-219. 2009
2009 Tolterodine extended release is well tolerated in older subjectsInternational Journal of Clinical Practice.  63:1198-1204. 2009
2009 Toward optimal health: approaching the issue of incontinence with patients and actively managing the condition.Journal of Women's Health.  18:1109-1113. 2009
2009 Challenges of conducting multi-center, multi-disciplinary urinary incontinence clinical trials: Experience of the Urinary Incontinence Treatment NetworkNeurourology and Urodynamics.  28:170-176. 2009
2009 Mixed incontinence: Comparing definitions in women having stress incontinence surgeryNeurourology and Urodynamics.  28:268-273. 2009
2009 Factors associated with undergoing bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy at the time of hysterectomy for benign conditionsObstetrics and Gynecology.  113:1259-1267. 2009
2009 Complications in Women Undergoing Burch Colposuspension Versus Autologous Rectus Fascial Sling for Stress Urinary IncontinenceJournal of Urology, The.  181:2192-2197. 2009
2009 Weight loss to treat urinary incontinence in overweight and obese womenObstetrical and Gynecological Survey.  64:317-318. 2009
2009 Outcomes following vaginal prolapse repair and mid urethral sling (OPUS) trial - Design and methodsClinical Trials.  6:162-171. 2009
2009 Associated factors and the impact of fecal incontinence in women with urge urinary incontinence: from the Urinary Incontinence Treatment Network's Behavior Enhances Drug Reduction of Incontinence studyAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  200:424.e1-424.e8. 2009
2009 Macrophages in vaginal but not intestinal mucosa are monocyte-like and permissive to human immunodeficiency virus type 1 infectionJournal of Virology.  83:3258-3267. 2009
2009 Weight loss to treat urinary incontinence in overweight and obese womenNew England Journal of Medicine.  360:481-490. 2009
2009 Challenges in designing a pragmatic clinical trial: The mixed incontinence - Medical or surgical approach (MIMOSA) trial experienceClinical Trials.  6:355-364. 2009
2009 Effect of weight change on natural history of pelvic organ prolapseObstetrics and Gynecology.  113:81-88. 2009
2009 Fecal incontinence in obese women with urinary incontinence: prevalence and role of dietary fiber intakeAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  200:566.e1-566.e6. 2009
2009 Incontinence pessaries: Size, POPQ measures, and successful fittingInternational Urogynecology Journal.  20:1023-1028. 2009
2009 Local effects of vaginally administered estrogen therapy: A reviewHearing Journal.  15:105-114. 2009
2009 Magnetic resonance assessment of pelvic anatomy and pelvic floor disorders after childbirthInternational Urogynecology Journal.  20:133-139. 2009
2009 One-year outcomes of tension-free vaginal tape (TVT) mid-urethral slings in overweight and obese womenInternational Urogynecology Journal.  20:1103-1108. 2009
2009 Pelvic organ support among primiparous women in the first year after childbirth.International Urogynecology Journal.  20:1407-1411. 2009
2009 Pilot study utilizing a patient educational brochure at a vesicovaginal fistula hospital in Nigeria, AfricaInternational Urogynecology Journal.  20:33-37. 2009
2009 Predictors of outcomes in the treatment of urge urinary incontinence in womenInternational Urogynecology Journal.  20:489-497. 2009
2009 Sphincter tears in primiparous women: Is age a factor?International Urogynecology Journal.  20:565-569. 2009
2009 Synthetic graft use in vaginal prolapse surgery: objective and subjective outcomes.International Urogynecology Journal.  20:1307-1312. 2009
2008 A low cost cystoscopy teaching modelHearing Journal.  14:423-426. 2008
2008 Reproducibility of dynamic MR imaging pelvic measurements: A multi-institutional studyRadiology.  249:534-540. 2008
2008 Enhancing Participation of Older Women in Surgical TrialsJournal of The American College of Surgeons.  207:303-311. 2008
2008 Two-year outcomes after surgery for stress urinary incontinence in older compared with younger womenObstetrics and Gynecology.  112:621-629. 2008
2008 Behavioral therapy to enable women with urge incontinence to discontinue drug treatment: A randomized trialAnnals of Internal Medicine.  149:161-169. 2008
2008 Refractory Idiopathic Urge Urinary Incontinence and Botulinum A InjectionJournal of Urology, The.  180:217-222. 2008
2008 Two-Year outcomes after sacrocolpopexy with and without burch to prevent stress urinary incontinenceObstetrics and Gynecology.  112:49-55. 2008
2008 Prolapse and Incontinence Surgery in Older WomenJournal of Urology, The.  179:2111-2118. 2008
2008 UIJ - Non-surgical management of stress urinary incontinence: Ambulatory treatments for leakage associated with stress (ATLAS) trialUroToday International Journal.  1. 2008
2008 UIJ - Two-year outcomes following sacrocolpopexy with and without burch to prevent stress urinary incontinenceUroToday International Journal.  1. 2008
2008 UIJ - Weight loss improves urinary incontinence in overweight/obese women through 18 monthsUroToday International Journal.  1. 2008
2008 The trial of mid-urethral slings (TOMUS): Design and methodologyJournal of Applied Research in Clinical and Experimental Therapeutics.  8:1-13. 2008
2008 Population Based Study of Incidence and Predictors of Urinary Incontinence in Black and White Older AdultsJournal of Urology, The.  179:1449-1454. 2008
2008 Racial differences in pelvic anatomy by magnetic resonance imagingObstetrics and Gynecology.  111:914-920. 2008
2008 Predictors of Treatment Failure 24 Months After Surgery for Stress Urinary IncontinenceJournal of Urology, The.  179:1024-1030. 2008
2008 Chlamydia antibodies, chlamydia heat shock protein, and adverse sequelae after pelvic inflammatory disease: The PID Evaluation and Clinical Health (PEACH) StudySexually Transmitted Diseases.  35:129-135. 2008
2008 Correlates of urinary, fecal, and dual incontinence in older African-American and white men and womenJournal of the American Geriatrics Society.  56:285-290. 2008
2008 A modified Mainz II pouch technique for management of refractory vesicovaginal fistulas: Patient focused outcomesJournal of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics.  101:35-38. 2008
2008 Diffuse endometritis in the setting of umbilical endometriosis: A case reportJournal of Reproductive Medicine.  53:49-51. 2008
2008 Do short-term markers of treatment efficacy predict long-term sequelae of pelvic inflammatory disease?American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  198:30.e1-30.e7. 2008
2008 Intraabdominal pressure changes associated with lifting: implications for postoperative activity restrictionsAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  198:306.e1-306.e5. 2008
2008 Obesity and outcomes after sacrocolpopexyAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  199:690.e1-690.e8. 2008
2008 Obesity and pelvic floor disorders: A systematic reviewObstetrics and Gynecology.  112:341-349. 2008
2008 Outcomes of combination treatment of fecal incontinence in womenAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  199:699.e1-699.e7. 2008
2008 Pelvic support, pelvic symptoms, and patient satisfaction after colpocleisisInternational Urogynecology Journal.  19:1603-1609. 2008
2008 Predictors of success with postoperative voiding trials after a mid urethral sling procedureJournal of Urology, The.  179:600-604. 2008
2008 The role of preoperative urodynamic testing in stress-continent women undergoing sacrocolpopexy: The Colpopexy and Urinary Reduction Efforts (CARE) randomized surgical trialInternational Urogynecology Journal.  19:607-614. 2008
2008 Urodynamic characterization of obese women with urinary incontinence undergoing a weight loss program: The Program to Reduce Incontinence by Diet and Exercise (PRIDE) trialInternational Urogynecology Journal.  19:1653-1658. 2008
2007 Impact of Urinary Incontinence in Morbidly Obese Women Versus Women Seeking Urogynecologic CareUrology.  70:1082-1085. 2007
2007 Non-surgical management of stress urinary incontinence: Ambulatory treatments for leakage associated with stress (ATLAS) trialClinical Trials.  4:92-101. 2007
2007 Changes in urinary and fecal incontinence symptoms with weight loss surgery in morbidly obese womenObstetrics and Gynecology.  110:1034-1040. 2007
2007 Treatment for stress urinary incontinence: CommentaryAcog Clinical Review.  12:5. 2007
2007 Delivery method, anal sphincter tears and fecal incontinence: New information on a persistent problemCurrent Opinion in Obstetrics and Gynecology.  19:474-479. 2007
2007 Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms, Quality of Life and Pelvic Organ Prolapse: Irritative Bladder and Obstructive Voiding Symptoms in Women Planning to Undergo Abdominal Sacrocolpopexy for Advanced Pelvic Organ ProlapseJournal of Urology, The.  178:965-969. 2007
2007 Pelvic floor surgery in the older womanClinical Obstetrics and Gynecology.  50:826-843. 2007
2007 Risk factors for fecal and urinary incontinence after childbirth: The childbirth and pelvic symptoms studyAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  102:1998-2004. 2007
2007 The effect of age on short-term outcomes after abdominal surgery for pelvic organ prolapseJournal of the American Geriatrics Society.  55:857-863. 2007
2007 Burch colposuspension versus fascial sling to reduce urinary stress incontinenceNew England Journal of Medicine.  356:2143-2155. 2007
2007 Anal sphincter laceration at vaginal delivery: Is this event coded accurately?Obstetrics and Gynecology.  109:1141-1145. 2007
2007 Oophorectomy in premenopausal women: Health-related quality of life and sexual functioningObstetrics and Gynecology.  109:347-354. 2007
2007 Bladder symptoms 1 year after abdominal sacrocolpopexy with and without Burch colposuspension in women without preoperative stress incontinence symptomsAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  197:647.e1-647.e6. 2007
2007 Outcomes of vaginal vault prolapse repair with a high uterosacral suspension procedure utilizing bilateral single suturesInternational Urogynecology Journal.  18:1207-1213. 2007
2007 Prevalence and risk factors of fecal incontinence in women undergoing stress incontinence surgeryAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  197:662.e1-662.e7. 2007
2007 Prevention of obstetric urogenital fistulae: Some thoughts on a daunting taskInternational Urogynecology Journal.  18:485-491. 2007
2007 Process for Development of Multicenter Urodynamic StudiesUrology.  69:63-67. 2007
2007 Risk factors for sonographic internal anal sphincter gaps 6-12 months after delivery complicated by anal sphincter tearAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  197:310.e1-310.e5. 2007
2007 Sexual function before and after sacrocolpopexy for pelvic organ prolapseAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  197:629.e1-629.e6. 2007
2007 Spanish language translation of pelvic floor disorders instrumentsInternational Urogynecology Journal.  18:1171-1178. 2007
2007 Teaching and practicing of pelvic floor muscle exercises in primiparous women during pregnancy and the postpartum periodAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  197:107.e1-107.e5. 2007
2006 Endoanal ultrasound findings and fecal incontinence symptoms in women with and without recognized anal sphincter tearsObstetrics and Gynecology.  108:1394-1401. 2006
2006 Refractory urge urinary incontinence and botulinum A injection: The methods of the RUBI trialJournal of Applied Research in Clinical and Experimental Therapeutics.  6:260-271. 2006
2006 Cesarean Delivery on Maternal Request Versus Planned Vaginal Delivery: Impact on Development of Pelvic Organ ProlapseSeminars in Perinatology.  30:272-275. 2006
2006 Fecal and urinary incontinence in primiparous womenObstetrics and Gynecology.  108:863-872. 2006
2006 Global ratings of patient satisfaction and perceptions of improvement with treatment for urinary incontinence: Validation of three global patient ratingsNeurourology and Urodynamics.  25:411-417. 2006
2006 Risk factors for anal sphincter tear in multiparasObstetrics and Gynecology.  107:1233-1237. 2006
2006 The sensitivity and specificity of a simple test to distinguish between urge and stress urinary incontinenceAnnals of Internal Medicine.  144:715-723. 2006
2006 Outcomes with porcine graft placement in the anterior vaginal compartment in patients who undergo high vaginal uterosacral suspension and cystocele repairAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  194:1486-1491. 2006
2006 Abdominal sacrocolpopexy with burch colposuspension to reduce urinary stress incontinenceNew England Journal of Medicine.  354:1557-1566. 2006
2006 The "costs" of urinary incontinence for womenObstetrics and Gynecology.  107:908-916. 2006
2006 Randomized trial of medical treatment versus hysterectomy for abnormal uterine bleeding: Resource use in the Medicine or Surgery (Ms) trialAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  194:332-338. 2006
2006 A multicentered comparison of measurements obtained with microtip and external water pressure transducersInternational Urogynecology Journal.  17:400-406. 2006
2006 Colpocleisis: A reviewInternational Urogynecology Journal.  17:261-271. 2006
2006 Effectiveness of treatment strategies of some women with pelvic inflammatory diseaseObstetrical and Gynecological Survey.  61:23-25. 2006
2006 Relationship of reproductive cycle-associated and non-reproductive cycle-associated psychological problems in womenInternational Journal of Fertility and Womens Medicine.  51:33-37. 2006
2005 Factors associated with incontinence frequency in a surgical cohort of stress incontinent womenAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  193:2088-2093. 2005
2005 Regret, satisfaction, and symptom improvement: Analysis of the impact of partial colpocleisis for the management of severe pelvic organ prolapseAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  193:2067-2070. 2005
2005 A cluster analysis of bacterial vaginosis-associated microflora and pelvic inflammatory diseaseAmerican Journal of Epidemiology.  162:585-590. 2005
2005 Bacterial vaginosis (BV) and the risk of incident gonococcal or chlamydial genital infection in a predominantly black populationSexually Transmitted Diseases.  32:413-417. 2005
2005 Management strategies for abnormal early pregnancy: A cost-effectiveness analysisJournal of Reproductive Medicine.  50:486-490. 2005
2005 Sexual functioning after total compared with supracervical hysterectomy: A randomized trialObstetrics and Gynecology.  105:1309-1318. 2005
2005 Pelvic floor surgery in the older woman: Enhanced compared with usual preoperative assessmentObstetrics and Gynecology.  105:800-807. 2005
2005 Prevalence and correlates of fecal incontinence in community-dwelling older adultsJournal of the American Geriatrics Society.  53:629-635. 2005
2005 Bacterial vaginosis and risk of pelvic inflammatory diseaseObstetrical and Gynecological Survey.  60:99-100. 2005
2005 Douching, pelvic inflammatory disease, and incident gonococcal and chlamydial genital infection in a cohort of high-risk womenAmerican Journal of Epidemiology.  161:186-195. 2005
2005 Anal incontinence in women presenting for gynecologic care: Prevalence, risk factors, and impact upon quality of lifeAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  192:1637-1642. 2005
2005 Effectiveness of treatment strategies of some women with pelvic inflammatory disease: A randomized trialObstetrics and Gynecology.  106:573-580. 2005
2005 Pelvic organ prolapseObstetrics and Gynecology.  106:615-634. 2005
2005 Tension-free vaginal tape: A prospective subjective and objective outcome analysisInternational Urogynecology Journal.  16:109-113. 2005
2005 Urinary and anal incontinence in morbidly obese women considering weight loss surgeryObstetrics and Gynecology.  106:1272-1277. 2005
2004 Bacterial vaginosis and risk of pelvic inflammatory diseaseObstetrics and Gynecology.  104:761-769. 2004
2004 Long-term use of raloxifene did not have any significant effect on symptoms of urinary incontinenceEvidence-based Obstetrics and Gynecology.  6:141-142. 2004
2004 Hysterectomy versus expanded medical treatment for abnormal uterine bleeding: Clinical outcomes in the medicine or surgery trialObstetrics and Gynecology.  103:824-833. 2004
2004 Resource use for total and supracervical hysterectomies: Results of a randomized trialObstetrics and Gynecology.  103:834-841. 2004
2004 A Randomized, Double-Blind Clinical Trial of Vaginal Acidification versus Placebo for the Treatment of Symptomatic Bacterial VaginosisSexually Transmitted Diseases.  31:236-238. 2004
2004 Effect of Hysterectomy vs Medical Treatment on Health-Related Quality of Life and Sexual Functioning: The Medicine or Surgery (Ms) Randomized TrialJournal of the American Medical Association.  291:1447-1455. 2004
2004 Condom use and the risk of recurrent pelvic inflammatory disease, chronic pelvic pain, or infertility following an episode of pelvic inflammatory diseaseAmerican Journal of Public Health.  94:1327-1329. 2004
2004 Medicine or Surgery (Ms): A randomized clinical trial comparing hysterectomy and medical treatment in premenopausal women with abnormal uterine bleedingControlled Clinical Trials.  25:104-118. 2004
2004 Pelvic floor electrical stimulation did not improve the efficacy of behavioural training for stress incontinenceEvidence-based Obstetrics and Gynecology.  6:37-38. 2004
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2003 A randomized trial of colpopexy and urinary reduction efforts (CARE): Design and methodsControlled Clinical Trials.  24:629-642. 2003
2003 Urinary incontinence and gravidity.Current Womens Health Reports.  3:397-398. 2003
2003 Effect of Behavioral Training with or Without Pelvic Floor Electrical Stimulation on Stress Incontinence in Women: A Randomized Controlled TrialJournal of the American Medical Association.  290:345-352. 2003
2003 Medroxyprogesterone acetate treatment of abnormal uterine bleeding: Factors predicting satisfactionAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  189:37-42. 2003
2003 Can known risk factors explain racial differences in the occurrence of bacterial vaginosis?Journal of the National Medical Association.  95:201-212. 2003
2003 A randomized comparison of total or supracervical hysterectomy: Surgical complications and clinical outcomesObstetrics and Gynecology.  102:453-462. 2003
2003 Biofeedback did not improve the results of behavioural training for urge urinary incontinence in older womenEvidence-based Obstetrics and Gynecology.  5:84-85. 2003
2003 Cadaveric fascia lata sling for stress urinary incontinence: A prospective quality-of-life analysisAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  189:1590-1595. 2003
2003 Predictors of outcome in the behavioral treatment of urinary incontinence in womenObstetrics and Gynecology.  102:940-947. 2003
2003 Urinary incontinence in the 12-month postpartum periodObstetrics and Gynecology.  102:1291-1298. 2003
2003 Why women douche and why they may or may not stopSexually Transmitted Diseases.  30:71-74. 2003
2002 Behavioral training with and without biofeedback in the treatment of urge incontinence in older women: A randomized controlled trialJournal of the American Medical Association.  288:2293-2299. 2002
2002 Douching in relation to bacterial vaginosis, lactobacilli, and facultative bacteria in the vaginaObstetrics and Gynecology.  100:765-772. 2002
2002 Risk factors associated with anal sphincter tear: A comparison of primiparous patients, vaginal births after cesarean deliveries, and patients with previous vaginal deliveryAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  187:1194-1198. 2002
2002 Small cell carcinoma of the cervix: A clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of 23 casesAnnals of Diagnostic Pathology.  6:345-348. 2002
2001 Effects of pubovaginal sling procedure on patients with urethral hypermobility and intrinsic sphincteric deficiency: Would they do it again?American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  184:14-19. 2001
2001 Predictors of outcome in small cell carcinoma of the cervix - A case seriesGynecologic Oncology.  83:216-220. 2001
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Chapter

Year Title Altmetric
2016 Special evidence-based considerations in geriatric gynecologic care: Pelvic floor disorders.  137-158. 2016
2015 Outcomes of Surgery for Stress Urinary Incontinence in the Older Woman.  487-505. 2015
2015 Stress Urinary Incontinence and Pelvic Organ Prolapse: Nonsurgical Management.  241-252. 2015
2014 Acute and Chronic Pain Management.  599-605. 2014
2014 Chronic Gynecologic Pain.  623-629. 2014
2014 Female Genital Cutting.  493-498. 2014
2014 Gynecologic Care.  565-565. 2014
2014 Pediatric Gynecology.  421-433. 2014
2014 Pelvic Organ Prolapse.  683-687. 2014
2014 Urinary Incontinence.  689-695. 2014
2014 Vulvar Skin Disorders.  629-634. 2014
2013 Surgery for Stress Urinary Incontinence: A Surgical Atlas.  455-473. 2013
2012 Operative management of pelvic organ prolapse.  839-865. 2012
2012 Pelvic Organ Prolapse.  906-939. 2012
2007 Obliterative Procedures.  511-523. 2007
2006 Stress Urinary Incontinence and Pelvic Organ Prolapse: Non-Surgical Management.  172-186. 2006
2006 Pelvic Organ Prolapse.  897-934. 2006
2004 Geriatric Gynecolog.  225-267. 2004
2003 Pelvic Pressure, Urinary Incontinence.  107-121. 2003
2002 Surgical Management of Pelvic Inflammatory Disease.  1103-1108. 2002
2000 Female Genital Disorders.  1190-1208. 2000
1998 Diagnosis of Endometrial Cancer - Current Techniques in Gynecologic Surgery.  12-20. 1998
1989 Regulation of Myofibrillar Protein Gene Expression.  103-122. 1989

Research Overview

  • I perform research in helping to improve treatments and our understanding of the mechanisms involved in pelvic floor disorders including urinary and bowel incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse.
  • Full Name

  • Holly Richter