P J Culligan

Summary

Affiliation: University of Louisville
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Bacterial colony counts during vaginal surgery
    Patrick Culligan
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women s Health, University of Louisville Health Sciences Center, KY, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 11:161-5. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial comparing a modified Burch procedure and a suburethral sling: long-term follow-up
    Patrick J Culligan
    Evanston Continence Center, Northwestern University Medical School, Evanston, Illinois, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 14:229-33; discussion 233. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint The tensile strength of uterosacral ligament sutures: a comparison of vaginal and laparoscopic techniques
    Patrick J Culligan
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Woman s Health, University of Louisville Health Sciences Center, 315 East Broadway M 18, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 101:500-3. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Long-term success of abdominal sacral colpopexy using synthetic mesh
    Patrick J Culligan
    Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Women s Health, University of Louisville Health Sciences Center, KY, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 187:1473-80; discussion 1481-2. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint The safety of reusing injectable collagen: a multicenter microbiological study
    P J Culligan
    University of Louisville Health Sciences Center, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Women s Health, Louisville, Kentucky 40202, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 13:232-4; discussion 235. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of microtransducer and fiberoptic catheters for urodynamic studies
    P J Culligan
    Evanston Continence Center, Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Northwestern University Medical School, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Evanston, Illinois, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 98:253-7. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Protective effect of suburethral slings on postoperative cystocele recurrence after reconstructive pelvic operation
    R P Goldberg
    Department of Evanston Continence Center, Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Northwestern University Medical School, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Illinois, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 185:1307-12; discussion 1312-3. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Anterior or posterior sacrospinous vaginal vault suspension: long-term anatomic and functional evaluation
    R P Goldberg
    Evanston Continence Center, Northwestern University Medical School, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Evanston, Illinois 60201, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 98:199-204. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of anesthesia on voiding function after tension-free vaginal tape procedure
    M Murphy
    University of Louisville Health Sciences Center, Louisville, Kentucky 40202, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 101:666-70. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Prospective randomized trial of polyglactin 910 mesh to prevent recurrence of cystoceles and rectoceles
    P K Sand
    Evanston Continence Center, Division of Urogynecology, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Northwestern University Medical School, Illinois 60201, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 184:1357-62; discussion 1362-4. 2001

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. pmc Bacterial colony counts during vaginal surgery
    Patrick Culligan
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women s Health, University of Louisville Health Sciences Center, KY, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 11:161-5. 2003
    ..To describe the bacterial types and colony counts present before and during vaginal surgery...
  2. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial comparing a modified Burch procedure and a suburethral sling: long-term follow-up
    Patrick J Culligan
    Evanston Continence Center, Northwestern University Medical School, Evanston, Illinois, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 14:229-33; discussion 233. 2003
    ..In terms of voiding function and stress incontinence cure, there were no differences between groups undergoing modified Burch or sling procedures for treatment of urodynamic stress incontinence with low-pressure urethra...
  3. ncbi request reprint The tensile strength of uterosacral ligament sutures: a comparison of vaginal and laparoscopic techniques
    Patrick J Culligan
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Woman s Health, University of Louisville Health Sciences Center, 315 East Broadway M 18, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 101:500-3. 2003
    ..To compare the tensile strength of two approaches for uterosacral ligament suturing using a cadaver model...
  4. ncbi request reprint Long-term success of abdominal sacral colpopexy using synthetic mesh
    Patrick J Culligan
    Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Women s Health, University of Louisville Health Sciences Center, KY, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 187:1473-80; discussion 1481-2. 2002
    ..The aim was to determine the minimum meaningful study period required for prospective trials involving sacral colpopexy...
  5. ncbi request reprint The safety of reusing injectable collagen: a multicenter microbiological study
    P J Culligan
    University of Louisville Health Sciences Center, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Women s Health, Louisville, Kentucky 40202, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 13:232-4; discussion 235. 2002
    ..Therefore, we feel that it may be cost-effective and safe to reinject material from a partially used syringe of glutaraldehyde cross-linked collagen during a subsequent treatment session on an individual...
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of microtransducer and fiberoptic catheters for urodynamic studies
    P J Culligan
    Evanston Continence Center, Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Northwestern University Medical School, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Evanston, Illinois, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 98:253-7. 2001
    ..To assess the validity and reproducibility of a fiberoptic transducer urodynamic catheter for urethral closure pressure profiles and leak point pressure determination, using a microtransducer catheter as the standard...
  7. ncbi request reprint Protective effect of suburethral slings on postoperative cystocele recurrence after reconstructive pelvic operation
    R P Goldberg
    Department of Evanston Continence Center, Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Northwestern University Medical School, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Illinois, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 185:1307-12; discussion 1312-3. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the independent effect of suburethral sling placement on the risk of cystocele recurrence after pelvic reconstructive operation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Anterior or posterior sacrospinous vaginal vault suspension: long-term anatomic and functional evaluation
    R P Goldberg
    Evanston Continence Center, Northwestern University Medical School, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Evanston, Illinois 60201, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 98:199-204. 2001
    ..To compare vaginal anatomy and sexual function after the conventional posterior and anterior sacrospinous vault suspension...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of anesthesia on voiding function after tension-free vaginal tape procedure
    M Murphy
    University of Louisville Health Sciences Center, Louisville, Kentucky 40202, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 101:666-70. 2003
    ..To determine whether the mode of anesthesia used during the tension-free vaginal tape procedure affects postoperative voiding function...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prospective randomized trial of polyglactin 910 mesh to prevent recurrence of cystoceles and rectoceles
    P K Sand
    Evanston Continence Center, Division of Urogynecology, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Northwestern University Medical School, Illinois 60201, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 184:1357-62; discussion 1362-4. 2001
    ..Thirteen recurrent rectoceles were noted 1 year postoperatively, with no differences between groups. CONCLUSION: Polyglactin 910 mesh was found to be useful in the prevention of recurrent cystoceles...
  11. ncbi request reprint Urinary incontinence in women: evaluation and management
    P J Culligan
    University of Louisville Health Sciences Center, Kentucky, USA
    Am Fam Physician 62:2433-44, 2447, 2452. 2000
    ..This article offers a comprehensive approach to the evaluation and management of urinary incontinence in women...
  12. ncbi request reprint The development of pelvic organ prolapse following isolated Burch retropubic urethropexy
    Christina H Kwon
    Department of Obstetrics Gynecology, Division of Urogynecology, New York University, 550 First Avenue, NBV9E2, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 14:321-5; discussion 325. 2003
    ..The majority of patients undergoing an isolated Tanagho modification Burch procedure without preoperative prolapse do not appear to be placed at increased risk for subsequent operative intervention...
  13. ncbi request reprint Incidence of pubic osteomyelitis after bladder neck suspension using bone anchors
    Roger P Goldberg
    Evanston Continence Center, Northwestern University Medical School, Evanston, Illinois 60201, USA
    Urology 63:704-8. 2004
    ..To determine the incidence of pubic osteomyelitis after bladder neck suspension using suprapubic bone anchors...
  14. ncbi request reprint Is the leak point pressure alone an accurate indicator of intrinsic sphincteric deficiency?
    Miles Murphy
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Women s Health, University of Louisville Health Science Center, 315 East Broadway M 18, Suite 4002, 40202, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 15:294-7. 2004
    ..Knowledge of these risk factors may help clinicians in choosing appropriate pre-operative testing...
  15. ncbi request reprint Is the cough-stress test necessary when placing the tension-free vaginal tape?
    Miles Murphy
    Health Sciences Center, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:319-24. 2005
    ..To estimate whether the mode of anesthesia (and the resultant ability or inability to perform the cough-stress test) used during the tension-free vaginal tape (TVT) procedure affects postoperative continence...
  16. ncbi request reprint Construct validity of the incontinence severity index
    Miles Murphy
    University of Louisville HSC, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
    Neurourol Urodyn 25:418-23. 2006
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  17. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial comparing fascia lata and synthetic mesh for sacral colpopexy
    Patrick J Culligan
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women s Health, Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, University of Louisville Health Sciences Center, Kentucky, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:29-37. 2005
    ..To compare the objective anatomic outcomes after sacral colpopexy performed with cadaveric fascia lata and polypropylene mesh...
  18. ncbi request reprint Surgical repair of the posterior compartment
    Patrick J Culligan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Morristown, New Jersey, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 48:704-12. 2005
  19. ncbi request reprint Two cases illustrating a potential difference between transobturator and retropubic slings
    Moses Mukai
    Division of Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery, Atlantic Health System, 95 Madison Ave, Suite 204, Morristown, NJ 07962, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 18:967-9. 2007
    ..Even when pulled very tightly, some transobturator slings will fail to stop stress incontinence that is amenable to cure from a typically placed "tension-free" retropubic sling. The cough stress test can identify such cases...
  20. ncbi request reprint A randomized, double-blinded, sham-controlled trial of postpartum extracorporeal magnetic innervation to restore pelvic muscle strength in primiparous patients
    Patrick J Culligan
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women s Health Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, University of Louisville Health Sciences Center, KY 40202, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:1578-82. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the effects of extracorporeal magnetic innervation (ExMI) on pelvic muscle strength of primiparous patients...
  21. ncbi request reprint Elective cesarean section to prevent anal incontinence and brachial plexus injuries associated with macrosomia--a decision analysis
    Patrick J Culligan
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women s Health, Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, University of Louisville Health Sciences Center, 315 East Broadway M 18, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 16:19-28; discussion 28. 2005
    ..However, the monetary costs in our analysis were sensitive to the probability estimates of urinary incontinence following C-section and vaginal delivery and the cost estimates for urinary incontinence, vaginal delivery, and C-section...
  22. ncbi request reprint The impact of pelvic floor dysfunction on sexuality: how should we counsel our patients?
    Patrick J Culligan
    Obstet Gynecol 111:1037-8. 2008