Mark Walters

Summary

Affiliation: Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Anterior vaginal wall prolapse: innovative surgical approaches
    Mark D Walters
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 72:S20-7. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Surgical treatment of vaginal apex prolapse
    Mark D Walters
    Section of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women s Health Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 121:354-74. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Vascular injury during tension-free vaginal tape procedure for stress urinary incontinence
    M D Walters
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 98:957-9. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluation and management of complete vaginal eversion after retropubic urethropexy
    Mark Walters
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 18:1391-3. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of stress urinary incontinence
    Mark D Walters
    Section of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 47:93-103. 2004
  6. doi request reprint Transobturator tape compared with tension-free vaginal tape for the treatment of stress urinary incontinence: a randomized controlled trial
    Matthew D Barber
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Glickman Urological Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 111:611-21. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Bowel symptoms 1 year after surgery for prolapse: further analysis of a randomized trial of rectocele repair
    A Marcus Gustilo-Ashby
    Section of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Division of Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:76.e1-5. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint The incidence of ureteral obstruction and the value of intraoperative cystoscopy during vaginal surgery for pelvic organ prolapse
    A Marcus Gustilo-Ashby
    Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:1478-85. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Responsiveness of the Pelvic Floor Distress Inventory (PFDI) and Pelvic Floor Impact Questionnaire (PFIQ) in women undergoing vaginal surgery and pessary treatment for pelvic organ prolapse
    Matthew D Barber
    The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:1492-8. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Reliability and agreement of urodynamics interpretations in a female pelvic medicine center
    James L Whiteside
    Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, Center for Female Pelvic Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 108:315-23. 2006

Detail Information

Publications41

  1. ncbi request reprint Anterior vaginal wall prolapse: innovative surgical approaches
    Mark D Walters
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 72:S20-7. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Surgical treatment of vaginal apex prolapse
    Mark D Walters
    Section of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women s Health Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 121:354-74. 2013
    ..Selective referral to specialists in Female Pelvic medicine and Reconstructive Surgery can be considered for complex and recurrent cases...
  3. ncbi request reprint Vascular injury during tension-free vaginal tape procedure for stress urinary incontinence
    M D Walters
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 98:957-9. 2001
    ..Tension-free vaginal tape procedure is a popular surgical treatment of genuine stress urinary incontinence...
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluation and management of complete vaginal eversion after retropubic urethropexy
    Mark Walters
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 18:1391-3. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of stress urinary incontinence
    Mark D Walters
    Section of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 47:93-103. 2004
  6. doi request reprint Transobturator tape compared with tension-free vaginal tape for the treatment of stress urinary incontinence: a randomized controlled trial
    Matthew D Barber
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Glickman Urological Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 111:611-21. 2008
    ..To compare the safety and efficacy of the transobturator tape to tension-free vaginal tape (TVT) in the treatment of stress urinary incontinence in patients with and without concurrent pelvic organ prolapse...
  7. ncbi request reprint Bowel symptoms 1 year after surgery for prolapse: further analysis of a randomized trial of rectocele repair
    A Marcus Gustilo-Ashby
    Section of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Division of Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:76.e1-5. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze change in bowel function and its relationship to vaginal anatomy 1 year after rectocele repair and pelvic reconstruction in a randomized trial of 3 techniques of rectocele repair...
  8. ncbi request reprint The incidence of ureteral obstruction and the value of intraoperative cystoscopy during vaginal surgery for pelvic organ prolapse
    A Marcus Gustilo-Ashby
    Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:1478-85. 2006
    ..The objective of the study was to determine the incidence of ureteral obstruction during vaginal surgery for pelvic organ prolapse and the accuracy and efficacy of intraoperative cystoscopy...
  9. ncbi request reprint Responsiveness of the Pelvic Floor Distress Inventory (PFDI) and Pelvic Floor Impact Questionnaire (PFIQ) in women undergoing vaginal surgery and pessary treatment for pelvic organ prolapse
    Matthew D Barber
    The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:1492-8. 2006
    ..This study was undertaken to evaluate the responsiveness of the Pelvic Floor Distress Inventory (PFDI) and Pelvic Floor Impact Questionnaire (PFIQ) in women with pelvic organ prolapse undergoing surgical and nonsurgical management...
  10. ncbi request reprint Reliability and agreement of urodynamics interpretations in a female pelvic medicine center
    James L Whiteside
    Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, Center for Female Pelvic Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 108:315-23. 2006
    ..To estimate the reliability and interobserver consistency of urodynamic interpretations of female bladder and urethral function...
  11. ncbi request reprint Perioperative complications and adverse events of the MONARC transobturator tape, compared with the tension-free vaginal tape
    Matthew D Barber
    Section of Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1820-5. 2006
    ..The objective of the study was to compare the incidence of perioperative complications of the MONARC transobturator tape with the tension-free vaginal tape in women undergoing surgical treatment for stress urinary incontinence...
  12. ncbi request reprint Quality of life after surgery for genital prolapse in elderly women: obliterative and reconstructive surgery
    Matthew D Barber
    Section of Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Ave, Desk A81, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 18:799-806. 2007
    ..In appropriately selected elderly women, both obliterative and reconstructive vaginal surgery for advanced pelvic organ prolapse significantly improved health-related quality of life...
  13. ncbi request reprint Rectocele repair: a randomized trial of three surgical techniques including graft augmentation
    Marie Fidela R Paraiso
    Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1762-71. 2006
    ..This study was undertaken to compare outcomes of 3 different rectocele repair techniques...
  14. ncbi request reprint Small bowel obstruction after vaginal vault suspension: a series of three cases
    Beri Ridgeway
    Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Desk A81, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 18:1237-41. 2007
    ..Though laparoscopic surgery can be considered, our experience has been discouraging. Candidate selection is critical and care should be taken to avoid enterotomy...
  15. pmc Prevalence of symptomatic pelvic floor disorders in US women
    Ingrid Nygaard
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah School of Medicine, 30 N 1900 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84132 2209, USA
    JAMA 300:1311-6. 2008
    ..No national prevalence estimates derived from the same population-based sample exists for multiple pelvic floor disorders in women in the United States...
  16. ncbi request reprint Perioperative complications in obese women vs normal-weight women who undergo vaginal surgery
    Chi Chiung Grace Chen
    Division of Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:98.e1-8. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the incidence of perioperative complications in obese and normal-weight patients who undergo vaginal urogynecologic surgery...
  17. ncbi request reprint Clinical predictors of urinary retention after pelvic reconstructive and stress urinary incontinence surgery
    Yuko M Komesu
    Division of Female Pelvic Floor Disorders, Dept of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center and Dept of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lovelace Health Systems, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131 5286, USA
    J Reprod Med 52:611-5. 2007
    ..To evaluate the impact of perioperative variables on length of postoperative catheterization...
  18. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial impact of chronic vulvovagina conditions
    J Eric Jelovsek
    Division of Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue A81, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Reprod Med 53:75-82. 2008
    ..To describe the degree of psychosocial impairment resulting from chronic vulvovaginal disorders (VVDs)...
  19. doi request reprint Hysterectomy for benign disease
    Tommaso Falcone
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 111:753-67. 2008
    ..In our experience, previous cesarean delivery, large uterus, or request for removing the ovaries are not valid reasons for excluding vaginal hysterectomy as an approach...
  20. ncbi request reprint Functional bowel and anorectal disorders in patients with pelvic organ prolapse and incontinence
    John E Jelovsek
    Division of Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:2105-11. 2005
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Anatomic relationships of infracoccygeal sacropexy (posterior intravaginal slingplasty) trocar insertion
    John E Jelovsek
    Division of Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:2099-104. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the distances of the major bony, vascular, neurologic, and visceral structures to the path of the infracoccygeal sacropexy trocar and to determine the point of trocar entry into the vagina...
  22. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic surgery for stress urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse
    Marie Fidela R Paraiso
    Section of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 48:724-36. 2005
  23. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic repair of ureteral injuries
    Harout Margossian
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lutheran Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York, USA
    J Am Assoc Gynecol Laparosc 10:373-7. 2003
    ..To evaluate the laparoscopic approach for repairing ureteral injuries, and assess the effect of ureteral dissection (ureterolysis) on tissue healing...
  24. ncbi request reprint Spinal cord stimulation for intractable vulvar pain. A case report
    James L Whiteside
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology and of Pain Management, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Reprod Med 48:821-3. 2003
    ..Vulvodynia is a complex pain syndrome with few effective treatments. We present a case of complex persistent vulvar pain effectively managed with spinal cord stimulation...
  25. ncbi request reprint The use and misuse of prosthetic materials in reconstructive pelvic surgery: does the evidence support our surgical practice?
    Mark D Walters
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 14:365-6. 2003
  26. ncbi request reprint Anatomy of ilioinguinal and iliohypogastric nerves in relation to trocar placement and low transverse incisions
    James L Whiteside
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics A81, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 189:1574-8; discussion 1578. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to map the course of the ilioinguinal and iliohypogastric nerves...
  27. ncbi request reprint Anterior enterocele: a report of three cases
    Paul K Tulikangas
    Division of Urogynecology, University of Connecticut, 85 Seymour Street, Hartford, Connecticut 06106, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 15:350-2. 2004
    ..We reviewed 490 consecutive operations for pelvic organ prolapse . Three anterior enteroceles were identified in a series of 193 enterocele repairs (1.6%). The presentation and treatment of each of these patients is reviewed...
  28. ncbi request reprint Clinical evaluation of anterior vaginal wall support defects: interexaminer and intraexaminer reliability
    James L Whiteside
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:100-4. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the interobserver and intraobserver reliability of the clinical examination of anterior vaginal wall support defects...
  29. ncbi request reprint A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled comparison of the effect of nitrofurantoin monohydrate macrocrystals on the development of urinary tract infections after surgery for pelvic organ prolapse and/or stress urinary incontinence with suprapubic c
    Rebecca G Rogers
    University of New Mexico, and Lovelace Medical Center, Albuquerque, NM, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, Obstetric and Gynecological Associates, Houston, Tex, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, and Kaiser Permanente, San Diego, Calif USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:182-7. 2004
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint The relationship of tension-free vaginal tape insertion and the vascular anatomy
    Tristi W Muir
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 101:933-6. 2003
    ..To describe the proximity of the major vessels in the retropubic space and anterior abdominal wall to the tension-free vaginal tape needle...
  31. ncbi request reprint Pelvic symptoms in women with pelvic organ prolapse
    Lara J Burrows
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Magee Women s Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 104:982-8. 2004
    ..To assess symptoms of bladder, bowel, and sexual function in women with pelvic organ prolapse and to compare symptoms by different degrees of prolapse...
  32. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of vaginal vault prolapse in a woman with a neovagina and pelvic kidneys
    Tristi W Muir
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 104:1199-201. 2004
    ..Mechanical dilation or surgical creation of a vagina allows for function but does not provide endopelvic fascial support of the vagina. Vaginal prolapse may occur...
  33. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic and abdominal sacral colpopexies: a comparative cohort study
    Marie Fidela R Paraiso
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:1752-8. 2005
    ..This study was undertaken to compare laparoscopic and open sacral colpopexies for efficacy and safety...
  34. ncbi request reprint Incidence of perioperative complications of urogynecologic surgery in elderly women
    Kevin J Stepp
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio 44116, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:1630-6. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the incidence of and risk factors for perioperative complications in elderly women who undergo urogynecologic surgery...
  35. ncbi request reprint Incidence and predictors of prolonged urinary retention after TVT with and without concurrent prolapse surgery
    Andrew I Sokol
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio 44195, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:1537-43. 2005
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic Burch colposuspension versus tension-free vaginal tape: a randomized trial
    Marie Fidela R Paraiso
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 104:1249-58. 2004
    ..To compare the laparoscopic Burch colposuspension with the tension-free vaginal tape procedure (TVT) for efficacy...
  37. ncbi request reprint Recurrent pelvic organ prolapse in a woman with bladder exstrophy: a case report of surgical management and review of the literature
    Tristi W Muir
    The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 15:436-8. 2004
    ..A case of recurrent pelvic organ prolapse successfully managed with a sacral colpopexy and a review of the literature are presented...
  38. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for prolapse recurrence after vaginal repair
    James L Whiteside
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:1533-8. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine factors that are associated with recurrent prolapse...
  39. ncbi request reprint Anatomy of the obturator region: relations to a trans-obturator sling
    James L Whiteside
    The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 15:223-6. 2004
    ..A trans-obturator sling risks injury to these structures, although the small caliber of the vessels and the confined space in which they would bleed make the consequences of injury uncertain...
  40. doi request reprint Pudendal neuropathy involving the perforating cutaneous nerve after cystocele repair with graft
    Justin C Bohrer
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 112:496-8. 2008
    ..Pudendal neuropathy is a documented complication of sacrospinous ligament fixation, but it is infrequently reported with other types of gynecologic surgery...
  41. ncbi request reprint A prospective assessment of overactive bladder symptoms in a cohort of elderly women who underwent transvaginal surgery for advanced pelvic organ prolapse
    Raymond T Foster
    Division of Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:82.e1-4. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the impact of transvaginal prolapse surgery on overactive bladder symptoms in elderly women...