Yoram Abramov

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint TVT versus SPARC: comparison of outcomes for two midurethral tape procedures
    Sanjay Gandhi
    North Shore Urogynecology, 351 S Greenleaf Ave, Suite E, Park City, IL, 60085, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 17:125-30. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint A prospective randomized trial using solvent dehydrated fascia lata for the prevention of recurrent anterior vaginal wall prolapse
    Sanjay Gandhi
    Evanston Continence Center, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Ill, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:1649-54. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Histopathologic changes of porcine dermis xenografts for transvaginal suburethral slings
    Sanjay Gandhi
    Evanston Continence Center, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Ill, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:1643-8. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of parity on sexual function: an identical twin study
    Sylvia M Botros
    Division of Urogynecology, Evanston Continence Center, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Evanston, Illinois, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:765-70. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Detrusor overactivity and urge urinary incontinence [corrected] following midurethral versus bladder sling procedures
    Sylvia M Botros
    Evanston Continence Center, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:2144-8. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Site-specific rectocele repair compared with standard posterior colporrhaphy
    Yoram Abramov
    Evanston Continence Center, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 1000 Central Street, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:314-8. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint The effect of preemptive pudendal nerve blockade on pain after transvaginal pelvic reconstructive surgery
    Yoram Abramov
    Division of Urogynecology, Evanston Continence Center, and Division of Anesthesia, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Evanston, Illinois 60201, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:782-8. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Delivery mode is a major environmental determinant of stress urinary incontinence: results of the Evanston-Northwestern Twin Sisters Study
    Roger P Goldberg
    Evanston Continence Center, Northwestern University Medical School, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:2149-53. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Foley versus intermittent self-catheterization after transvaginal sling surgery: which works best?
    Sanjay Gandhi
    Evanston Continence Center, Northwestern University Medical School, Evanston, Illinois, USA
    Urology 64:53-7. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Biomechanical characterization of vaginal versus abdominal surgical wound healing in the rabbit
    Yoram Abramov
    Division of Urogynecology, Evanston Continence Center, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:1472-7. 2006

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Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint TVT versus SPARC: comparison of outcomes for two midurethral tape procedures
    Sanjay Gandhi
    North Shore Urogynecology, 351 S Greenleaf Ave, Suite E, Park City, IL, 60085, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 17:125-30. 2006
    ..As new midurethral sling products are introduced, prospective randomized controlled trials should be conducted to evaluate their relative efficacy and safety...
  2. ncbi request reprint A prospective randomized trial using solvent dehydrated fascia lata for the prevention of recurrent anterior vaginal wall prolapse
    Sanjay Gandhi
    Evanston Continence Center, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Ill, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:1649-54. 2005
    ..This study was undertaken to compare outcomes after anterior colporrhaphy with and without a solvent dehydrated cadaveric fascia lata graft...
  3. ncbi request reprint Histopathologic changes of porcine dermis xenografts for transvaginal suburethral slings
    Sanjay Gandhi
    Evanston Continence Center, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Ill, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:1643-8. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the histopathologic changes of HMDI (Hexamethylene di-isocyanate) cross-linked porcine dermis grafts used for suburethral sling surgery...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of parity on sexual function: an identical twin study
    Sylvia M Botros
    Division of Urogynecology, Evanston Continence Center, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Evanston, Illinois, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:765-70. 2006
    ..To assess the impact of childbirth on female sexual function by using an identical twin study design...
  5. ncbi request reprint Detrusor overactivity and urge urinary incontinence [corrected] following midurethral versus bladder sling procedures
    Sylvia M Botros
    Evanston Continence Center, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:2144-8. 2005
    ..The objective of the study was to compare detrusor overactivity and urge urinary incontinence rates after midurethral slings versus bladder neck slings...
  6. ncbi request reprint Site-specific rectocele repair compared with standard posterior colporrhaphy
    Yoram Abramov
    Evanston Continence Center, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 1000 Central Street, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:314-8. 2005
    ..To compare the anatomic and functional outcomes of site-specific rectocele repair and standard posterior colporrhaphy...
  7. ncbi request reprint The effect of preemptive pudendal nerve blockade on pain after transvaginal pelvic reconstructive surgery
    Yoram Abramov
    Division of Urogynecology, Evanston Continence Center, and Division of Anesthesia, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Evanston, Illinois 60201, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:782-8. 2005
    ..To assess the effect of preemptive pudendal nerve blockade on pain and consumption of narcotic analgesia following transvaginal pelvic reconstructive surgery...
  8. ncbi request reprint Delivery mode is a major environmental determinant of stress urinary incontinence: results of the Evanston-Northwestern Twin Sisters Study
    Roger P Goldberg
    Evanston Continence Center, Northwestern University Medical School, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:2149-53. 2005
    ..We studied a large cohort of identical twin sisters, utilizing the unique properties of a twin research design to explore the relationship between obstetrical delivery mode and stress urinary incontinence...
  9. ncbi request reprint Foley versus intermittent self-catheterization after transvaginal sling surgery: which works best?
    Sanjay Gandhi
    Evanston Continence Center, Northwestern University Medical School, Evanston, Illinois, USA
    Urology 64:53-7. 2004
    ..To determine whether the duration of catheter use differed between subjects using clean intermittent self-catheterization and those using continuous Foley catheterization after transvaginal sling surgery...
  10. ncbi request reprint Biomechanical characterization of vaginal versus abdominal surgical wound healing in the rabbit
    Yoram Abramov
    Division of Urogynecology, Evanston Continence Center, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:1472-7. 2006
    ..The objective of the study was to compare biomechanical properties of vaginal versus abdominal surgical wound healing in the rabbit...
  11. ncbi request reprint Do alterations in vaginal dimensions after reconstructive pelvic surgeries affect the risk for dyspareunia?
    Yoram Abramov
    Division of Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery, Evanston Continence Center, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Ill, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:1573-7. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether changes in vaginal dimensions after transvaginal reconstructive pelvic surgeries affect the risk for postoperative dyspareunia...
  12. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for female anal incontinence: new insight through the Evanston-Northwestern twin sisters study
    Yoram Abramov
    Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Evanston Continence Center, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Evanston, Illinois, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:726-32. 2005
    ..To evaluate risk factors for anal incontinence using an identical twin sisters study design to provide control over genetic variance...
  13. ncbi request reprint Chronic pelvic actinomycosis following a bone anchored sling procedure
    Yoram Abramov
    Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Evanston Continence Center, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60201, USA
    J Urol 171:2381. 2004
  14. ncbi request reprint [Post hysterectomy vaginal vault prolapse: diagnosis prevention and treatment]
    Yakir Segev
    Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Carmel Medical Center, Technion Faculty of Medicine, Haifa, Israel
    Harefuah 147:406-12, 478. 2008
    ..Our knowledge of the pathophysiology of post hysterectomy vaginal vault prolapse is quickly being refined, leading to more efficient surgical therapies for prevention and treatment of this disorder...
  15. doi request reprint How painful is multichannel urodynamic testing?
    Yakir Segev
    Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Carmel Medical Center, Technion University Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, 7 Michal St, Haifa 34362, Israel
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 20:953-5. 2009
    ..Multichannel urodynamic testing is considered to be the gold standard for evaluation of lower urinary tracts symptoms in women. The objective of this study was to assess the level of pain associated with this test...
  16. doi request reprint Are women with pelvic organ prolapse at a higher risk of developing hernias?
    Yakir Segev
    Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Carmel Medical Center, Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion University, 7 Michal St, Haifa, 34362, Israel
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 20:1451-3. 2009
    ..Pelvic organ prolapse and hernia are common disorders which share several pathopysiological and epidemiological features. We therefore aimed to assess whether women with advanced pelvic organ prolapse have a higher prevalence of hernia...
  17. doi request reprint Symptomatic pelvic hematoma following transvaginal reconstructive pelvic surgery: incidence, clinical presentation, risk factors, and outcome
    Yakir Segev
    Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Carmel Medical Center, Technion University, Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, 7 Michal St, Haifa 34362, Israel
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 153:211-4. 2010
    ..To assess the incidence, clinical presentation, risk factors and outcome of symptomatic pelvic hematomas following transvaginal pelvic reconstructive surgery...
  18. ncbi request reprint Interleukin-18 levels correlate with severe ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome
    Vivian Barak
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Department, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Fertil Steril 82:415-20. 2004
    ..To assess the involvement of interleukin-18 (IL-18) in the pathophysiology of severe ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS), and study its use as a marker of disease and its correlation to capillary hyperpermeability...
  19. ncbi request reprint Eosinophilic cystitis after bladder instillation with dimethyl sulfoxide
    Yoram Abramov
    Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Evanston Continence Center, Evanston, Illinois 60201, USA
    Urology 63:1182-3. 2004
    ..Urologists should bear in mind this clinical entity, particularly when DMSO is administered to patients with multiple drug allergies...
  20. ncbi request reprint Oxybutynin for treatment of urge urinary incontinence and overactive bladder: an updated review
    Yoram Abramov
    Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Evanston Continence Center, 1000 Central Street, Suite 730, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 5:2351-9. 2004
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  21. ncbi request reprint High interleukin 2 receptor levels in the pleural effusion of a patient with pulmonary manifestations of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome
    Mohammed Fatum
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hadassah University Hospital, Hebrew University Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 4:968-9. 2002
  22. ncbi request reprint The role of inflammatory cytokines in Meigs' syndrome
    Yoram Abramov
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Ein Kerem, Jerusalem, Israel
    Obstet Gynecol 99:917-9. 2002
    ..Inflammatory cytokines are known to induce capillary leakage and third-space fluid accumulation in numerous gynecologic and nongynecologic disorders. This study aimed to assess their role in Meigs' syndrome...