Jennifer T Anger

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. Anger J, Nissim H, Le T, Smith A, Lee U, SARKISIAN C, et al. Women's experience with severe overactive bladder symptoms and treatment: insight revealed from patient focus groups. Neurourol Urodyn. 2011;30:1295-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Applying a chronic care model that uses a patient-centered symptom-management approach to OAB may optimize patient outcomes and improve quality of life. ..
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    Anger J, Litwin M, Wang Q, Pashos C, Rodriguez L. Complications of sling surgery among female Medicare beneficiaries. Obstet Gynecol. 2007;109:707-14 pubmed
    ..The high rates of postoperative urinary tract infections, prolapse, and outlet obstruction suggest the need for quality improvement measures in the management of women with incontinence and pelvic prolapse. III. ..
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    Anger J, Rodriguez L, Wang Q, Pashos C, Litwin M. The role of provider volume on outcomes after sling surgery for stress urinary incontinence. J Urol. 2007;177:1457-62; discussion 1462 pubmed
    ..This suggests that high volume providers are more likely to diagnose and manage prolapse at the time of the sling, obviating the need for a second operation. ..
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    Anger J, Rodriguez L, Wang Q, Chen E, Pashos C, Litwin M. Racial disparities in the surgical management of stress incontinence among female Medicare beneficiaries. J Urol. 2007;177:1846-50 pubmed
    ..Further research is necessary to determine whether such differences are due to racial differences in incontinence incidence and severity or disparities in care for minorities. ..
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    Anger J, Sherman N, Webster G. The effect of bulbar urethroplasty on erectile function. J Urol. 2007;178:1009-11; discussion 1011 pubmed
    ..Although the numbers are small, we found that such surgery had an insignificant effect on erectile function. Surgical complexity with long stricture excision and the use of a buccal graft did not influence outcome. ..
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    Anger J, Rodriguez L, Wang Q, Pashos C, Litwin M. The role of preoperative testing on outcomes after sling surgery for stress urinary incontinence. J Urol. 2007;178:1364-8; discussion 1368-9 pubmed
    ..However, the true effect of urodynamics on sling outcomes remains controversial. ..
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    Anger J, Litwin M, Wang Q, Pashos C, Rodriguez L. The effect of age on outcomes of sling surgery for urinary incontinence. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2007;55:1927-31 pubmed
    ..Older age and comorbidities were associated with higher rates of nonurological complications. ..
  8. Anger J, Litwin M, Wang Q, Pashos C, Rodriguez L. The effect of concomitant prolapse repair on sling outcomes. J Urol. 2008;180:1003-6 pubmed publisher
    ..44). Our findings suggest that addressing prolapse at the time of stress incontinence surgery may avoid an early repeat operation for either prolapse or stress incontinence. However, rates of postoperative outlet obstruction are higher. ..
  9. Anger J, Sherman N, Dielubanza E, Webster G, Hegarty P. Erectile function after posterior urethroplasty for pelvic fracture-urethral distraction defect injuries. BJU Int. 2009;104:1126-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Men who sustain a PFUDD are at significantly greater risk of ED than those with no urethral distraction injury. Men with PFUDD injuries represent a target population for early penile rehabilitation programmes. ..

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  1. Anger J, Weinberg A, Albo M, Smith A, Kim J, Rodríguez L, et al. Trends in surgical management of stress urinary incontinence among female Medicare beneficiaries. Urology. 2009;74:283-7 pubmed publisher
    ..We anticipate that the analysis of Medicare claims from 2004 onward will demonstrate an additional increase in the use of sling procedures. ..
  2. Anger J, Sherman N, Webster G. Ejaculatory profiles and fertility in men after posterior urethroplasty for pelvic fracture-urethral distraction defect injuries. BJU Int. 2008;102:351-3 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study we performed a post- operative semen analysis and questionnaire study to determine the effect of PFUDD injuries and PFUDD repair on ejaculatory function and fertility in these men...