Alexander Gomelsky

Summary

Affiliation: Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Urinary incontinence in women: non-pharmacologic approaches and newer pharmacotherapies
    A Gomelsky
    Department of Urology Louisiana State University Health Shreveport, LA, USA
    Minerva Med 105:263-74. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Are recurrence rates for "traditional" transvaginal prolapse repairs really that high? What does the evidence show?
    Alex Gomelsky
    Louisiana State University Health Shreveport, 1501 Kings Highway, Shreveport, LA 71130, USA
    Curr Urol Rep 14:262-7. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Posterior-compartment repair: a urology perspective
    Alex Gomelsky
    Department of Urology, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, LA 71130, USA
    Urol Clin North Am 39:371-6. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Vaginal prolapse repair: suture repair versus mesh augmentation: a urology perspective
    Alex Gomelsky
    Department of Urology, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, LA 71130, USA
    Urol Clin North Am 39:335-42. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Urodynamic effects of once-daily tadalafil in men with LUTS secondary to clinical BPH
    Alex Gomelsky
    Department of Urologic Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, A 1302, Medical Center North, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Curr Urol Rep 11:254-60. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Incidence and management of vaginal extrusion of acellular porcine dermis after incontinence and prolapse surgery
    Alex Gomelsky
    Department of Urology, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, 1501 Kings Highway, Shreveport, LA 71130, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 18:1337-41. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Bladder neck pubovaginal slings
    Alexander Gomelsky
    Department of Urology Shreveport, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, PO Box 33932, 1501 Kings Highway, Shreveport, LA 71130, USA
    Expert Rev Med Devices 2:327-40. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Bovine dermis: a novel biologic substitute for autologous tissue in sling surgery
    Christopher M Wilson
    Department of Urology, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport 1501 Kings Highway, Shreveport, LA, 71130, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 19:1671-6. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Porcine dermis interposition graft for repair of high grade anterior compartment defects with or without concomitant pelvic organ prolapse procedures
    Alex Gomelsky
    Department of Urologic Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 2765, USA
    J Urol 171:1581-4. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Encapsulation of a porcine dermis pubovaginal sling
    Emily Cole
    Department of Urologic Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, A 1302 Medical Center North, Nashville, TN 37232 2765, USA
    J Urol 170:1950. 2003

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Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Urinary incontinence in women: non-pharmacologic approaches and newer pharmacotherapies
    A Gomelsky
    Department of Urology Louisiana State University Health Shreveport, LA, USA
    Minerva Med 105:263-74. 2014
    ..Detailed informed consent discussion prior to any sling surgery cannot be overemphasized. ..
  2. doi request reprint Are recurrence rates for "traditional" transvaginal prolapse repairs really that high? What does the evidence show?
    Alex Gomelsky
    Louisiana State University Health Shreveport, 1501 Kings Highway, Shreveport, LA 71130, USA
    Curr Urol Rep 14:262-7. 2013
    ..Despite the presence of RCTs, the data is often inconsistent and questions remain regarding the optimal criteria to describe POP recurrence. While there is a role for both types of repair, the optimal patient scenario is not known...
  3. doi request reprint Posterior-compartment repair: a urology perspective
    Alex Gomelsky
    Department of Urology, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, LA 71130, USA
    Urol Clin North Am 39:371-6. 2012
    ..This article reviews the literature regarding various types of posterior-compartment repair, and draws conclusions regarding their absolute efficacy and relative efficacy in comparison with one another...
  4. doi request reprint Vaginal prolapse repair: suture repair versus mesh augmentation: a urology perspective
    Alex Gomelsky
    Department of Urology, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, LA 71130, USA
    Urol Clin North Am 39:335-42. 2012
    ..Each procedure for POP repair has strong advantages and potential detractors. This article discusses anterior and posterior compartment POP repairs...
  5. ncbi request reprint Urodynamic effects of once-daily tadalafil in men with LUTS secondary to clinical BPH
    Alex Gomelsky
    Department of Urologic Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, A 1302, Medical Center North, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Curr Urol Rep 11:254-60. 2010
    ..Results indicate that tadalafil treatment had no negative impact on bladder function, as measured by detrusor pressure at maximum flow or any other urodynamic parameter assessed...
  6. ncbi request reprint Incidence and management of vaginal extrusion of acellular porcine dermis after incontinence and prolapse surgery
    Alex Gomelsky
    Department of Urology, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, 1501 Kings Highway, Shreveport, LA 71130, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 18:1337-41. 2007
    ..Small incisional separations frequently heal and cause no symptom recurrence. Larger areas of extrusion may require debridement and may contribute to recurrence of symptoms...
  7. ncbi request reprint Bladder neck pubovaginal slings
    Alexander Gomelsky
    Department of Urology Shreveport, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, PO Box 33932, 1501 Kings Highway, Shreveport, LA 71130, USA
    Expert Rev Med Devices 2:327-40. 2005
    ..The aim of this review is to compare the available sling materials in the context of biocompatibility and efficacy...
  8. ncbi request reprint Bovine dermis: a novel biologic substitute for autologous tissue in sling surgery
    Christopher M Wilson
    Department of Urology, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport 1501 Kings Highway, Shreveport, LA, 71130, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 19:1671-6. 2008
    ..BOV is a promising substitute for ARF in women at high risk for surgical failure. Longer follow-up is needed before indications for this material are expanded...
  9. ncbi request reprint Porcine dermis interposition graft for repair of high grade anterior compartment defects with or without concomitant pelvic organ prolapse procedures
    Alex Gomelsky
    Department of Urologic Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 2765, USA
    J Urol 171:1581-4. 2004
    ..Recent literature suggests that graft interposition may decrease the incidence of cystocele recurrence. We describe our experience with porcine dermis interposition grafts for the repair of high grade cystoceles...
  10. ncbi request reprint Encapsulation of a porcine dermis pubovaginal sling
    Emily Cole
    Department of Urologic Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, A 1302 Medical Center North, Nashville, TN 37232 2765, USA
    J Urol 170:1950. 2003
  11. ncbi request reprint Histopathological evaluation of the uterosacral ligament: is this a dependable structure for pelvic reconstruction?
    Emily E Cole
    Department of Urologic Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 2765, USA
    BJU Int 97:345-8. 2006
    ..To explore, by histological examination, whether the uterosacral ligament complex is an adequate support structure for vaginal vault suspension and other reconstructive procedures of the female pelvis...
  12. ncbi request reprint Management of obstructive voiding dysfunction after incontinence surgery: lessons learned
    Alex Gomelsky
    Department of Urologic Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37232, USA
    Urology 62:391-9. 2003
  13. ncbi request reprint Urodynamic patterns following ischemic spinal cord events
    Alex Gomelsky
    Department of Urologic Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Urol 170:122-5. 2003
    ..The nature of bladder function following ischemic injuries to the spinal cord (vSCI) is poorly understood. We describe urodynamic (UD) findings in patients with vSCI and determined the optimal management of voiding dysfunction...