Mikel L Gray

Summary

Affiliation: University of Virginia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevention and treatment of moisture-associated skin damage (maceration) in the periwound skin
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology and School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 34:153-7. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Peristomal moisture-associated skin damage in adults with fecal ostomies: a comprehensive review and consensus
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 40:389-99. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Incontinence-associated dermatitis: a comprehensive review and update
    Mikel Gray
    University of Virginia Department of Urology and School of Nursing, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 39:61-74. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Moisture vs pressure: making sense out of perineal wounds
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 34:134-42. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Mechanical bowel preparation before elective colorectal surgery
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology, and School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 32:360-4. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Does biofeedback improve the efficacy of pelvic floor muscle rehabilitation for urinary incontinence or overactive bladder dysfunction in women?
    Mikel Gray
    WOCN Center for Clinical Investigation, Department of Urology, and School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 32:222-5. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint What interventions are effective for managing peristomal pyoderma gangrenosum?
    Mikel Gray
    WOCN Center for Clinical Investigation, and Department of Urology and School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 31:249-55. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint What treatments are effective for the management of peristomal hernia?
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology, and School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 32:87-92. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Which pressure ulcer risk scales are valid and reliable in a pediatric population?
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology and School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 31:157-60. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Counseling patients undergoing urinary diversion: does the type of diversion influence quality of life?
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 32:7-15. 2005

Detail Information

Publications56

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevention and treatment of moisture-associated skin damage (maceration) in the periwound skin
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology and School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 34:153-7. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Peristomal moisture-associated skin damage in adults with fecal ostomies: a comprehensive review and consensus
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 40:389-99. 2013
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Incontinence-associated dermatitis: a comprehensive review and update
    Mikel Gray
    University of Virginia Department of Urology and School of Nursing, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 39:61-74. 2012
    ..The panel concluded that research remains limited and additional studies are urgently needed to enhance our understanding of IAD and to establish evidence-based protocols for its prevention and treatment...
  4. ncbi request reprint Moisture vs pressure: making sense out of perineal wounds
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 34:134-42. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Mechanical bowel preparation before elective colorectal surgery
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology, and School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 32:360-4. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Does biofeedback improve the efficacy of pelvic floor muscle rehabilitation for urinary incontinence or overactive bladder dysfunction in women?
    Mikel Gray
    WOCN Center for Clinical Investigation, Department of Urology, and School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 32:222-5. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint What interventions are effective for managing peristomal pyoderma gangrenosum?
    Mikel Gray
    WOCN Center for Clinical Investigation, and Department of Urology and School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 31:249-55. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint What treatments are effective for the management of peristomal hernia?
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology, and School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 32:87-92. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Which pressure ulcer risk scales are valid and reliable in a pediatric population?
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology and School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 31:157-60. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Counseling patients undergoing urinary diversion: does the type of diversion influence quality of life?
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 32:7-15. 2005
  11. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based nursing practice. II: Advanced concepts for WOC nursing practice
    Mikel Gray
    WOCN Center for Clinical Investigation, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 31:53-61. 2004
  12. ncbi request reprint Is hyperbaric oxygen therapy effective for the management of chronic wounds?
    Mikel Gray
    WOCN Center for Clinical Investigation CCI, Department of Urology, School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 33:21-5. 2006
  13. ncbi request reprint Does the construction material affect outcomes in long-term catheterization?
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology, University of Virginia Health Sciences Center, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 33:116-21. 2006
  14. ncbi request reprint Is total contact casting effective for treating diabetic foot ulcers?
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology, University of Virginia Health Sciences Center, Charlottesville 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 33:359-62. 2006
  15. ncbi request reprint Incontinence-associated dermatitis: a consensus
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville 22908, and Mercy Medical Center North Iowa, Women s Health Center Continence Clinic, Forest Park Building, Mason City, Iowa, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 34:45-54; quiz 55-6. 2007
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  16. ncbi request reprint Incontinence-related skin damage: essential knowledge
    Mikel Gray
    University of Virginia, Department of Urology and School of Nursing, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Ostomy Wound Manage 53:28-32. 2007
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  17. doi request reprint Securing the indwelling catheter
    Mikel L Gray
    Department of Urology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Am J Nurs 108:44-50; quiz 50. 2008
    ..This article explores one aspect of catheter management, the use of securement devices, and analyzes the standard practices, expert opinion, and clinical evidence concerning this intervention...
  18. doi request reprint Optimal management of incontinence-associated dermatitis in the elderly
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology and School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    Am J Clin Dermatol 11:201-10. 2010
    ..Treatment of IAD focuses on three main goals: (i) removal of irritants from the affected skin; (ii) eradication of cutaneous infections such as candidiasis; and (iii) containment or diversion of incontinent urine or stool...
  19. doi request reprint Reducing catheter-associated urinary tract infection in the critical care unit
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology and School of Nursing, University of Virginia, UVA 2nd Floor, Room 2570, PO Box 800422, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    AACN Adv Crit Care 21:247-57. 2010
    ..This article describes the epidemiology and pathophysiology of catheter-associated urinary tract infection, and outlines essential elements of an evidence-based prevention program for the critical care unit...
  20. doi request reprint Moisture-associated skin damage: overview and pathophysiology
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology and School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 38:233-41. 2011
    ..To prevent MASD, clinicians need to be vigilant both in maintaining optimal skin conditions and in diagnosing and treating minor cases of MASD prior to progression and skin breakdown...
  21. ncbi request reprint Stress urinary incontinence in women
    Mikel Gray
    Urology Department, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, USA
    J Am Acad Nurse Pract 16:188-90, 192-7. 2004
    ..To review and synthesize existing knowledge about the epidemiology, pathophysiology, evaluation, and management of stress urinary incontinence in women...
  22. ncbi request reprint Preventing and managing perineal dermatitis: a shared goal for wound and continence care
    Mikel Gray
    Center for Clinical Investigation, Dept of Urology, School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 31:S2-9; quiz S10-2. 2004
    ..Xenaderm ointment combines three active ingredients in a hydrophobic ointment that promotes healing while acting as a moisture barrier to prevent further irritation and damage...
  23. ncbi request reprint Gender, race, and culture in research on UI: sensitivity and screening are integral to adequate patient care
    Mikel L Gray
    University of Virginia Department of Urology and School of Nursing, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Am J Nurs . 2003
    ..The matter is particularly relevant for nurses who want to understand and help people cope with the adverse physical and psychosocial consequences of this chronic, socially isolating, and potentially devastating disorder...
  24. ncbi request reprint Are somatostatin analogues (octreotide and lanreotide) effective in promoting healing of enterocutaneous fistulas?
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology, School of Nursing, University of Virginia, PO Box 800422, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 29:228-33. 2002
  25. ncbi request reprint Pouchitis: Part 1: Etiologies and risk factors
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology, School of Nursing, University of Virginia, PO Box 800422, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 29:68-73. 2002
  26. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based nursing practice: a primer for the WOC nurse
    Mikel Gray
    WOCN Center for Clinical Investigation CCI, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 29:283-6. 2002
  27. ncbi request reprint Does fluid intake influence the risk for urinary incontinence, urinary tract infection, and bladder cancer?
    Mikel Gray
    WOCN Center for Clinical Investigation CCI and a Nurse Practitioner and Professor, Department of Urology and School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 30:126-31. 2003
  28. ncbi request reprint Pouchitis: part 2: treatment options and their effectiveness
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology, School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 29:174-9. 2002
  29. ncbi request reprint Are cranberry juice or cranberry products effective in the prevention or management of urinary tract infection?
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology and School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 29:122-6. 2002
  30. ncbi request reprint Interstitial cystitis: a guide to recognition, evaluation, and management for nurse practitioners
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology, School of Nursing, University of Virginia, PO Box 800422, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 29:93-102. 2002
    ..This article discusses the clinical manifestations of IC, including its differentiation from acute or recurring bacterial cystitis. Options for managing this significant and often debilitating voiding dysfunction are also discussed...
  31. ncbi request reprint The importance of screening, assessing, and managing urinary incontinence in primary care
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology, University of Virginia, University of Virginia School of Nursing, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    J Am Acad Nurse Pract 15:102-7. 2003
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Does oral zinc supplementation promote healing of chronic wounds?
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology and School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 30:295-9. 2003
  33. ncbi request reprint Does oral supplementation with vitamins A or E promote healing of chronic wounds?
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology and School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 30:290-4. 2003
  34. ncbi request reprint Does vitamin C supplementation promote pressure ulcer healing?
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology and School of Nursing, University of Virigina, Charlottesville 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 30:245-9. 2003
  35. ncbi request reprint What nursing interventions reduce the risk of symptomatic urinary tract infection in the patient with an indwelling catheter?
    Mikel Gray
    Center for Clinical Investigation CCI, Department of Urology, School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, PO Box 800422, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 31:3-13. 2004
  36. ncbi request reprint Is negative pressure wound therapy effective for the management of chronic wounds?
    Mikel Gray
    Center for Clinical Investigation, Department of Urology and School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 31:101-5. 2004
  37. ncbi request reprint Is the Incontinence Impact Questionnaire short form (IIQ-7) a clinically useful tool for WOC nursing practice?
    Mikel Gray
    WOCN Center for Clinical Investigation CCI, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 31:317-24. 2004
  38. ncbi request reprint Assessment and management of urinary incontinence
    Mikel Gray
    University of Virginia Department of Urology and School of Nursing, USA
    Nurse Pract 30:32-3, 36-43; quiz 43-5. 2005
  39. ncbi request reprint Tender mercies: providing skin care for an incontinent patient
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology, School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, USA
    Nursing 32:51-4. 2002
  40. ncbi request reprint The effect of different formulations of equivalent active ingredients on the performance of two topical wound treatment products
    Mikel Gray
    University of Virginia, Department of Urology and School of Nursing, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Ostomy Wound Manage 50:34-8, 40, 42-4. 2004
    ..The results of this study confirm that formulation of the vehicle base can have a significant effect on product safety and effectiveness...
  41. ncbi request reprint Protecting perineal skin integrity. Incontinent patients present unique challenges to successful skin care management
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, USA
    Nurs Manage 33:61-3. 2002
    ..Improve your understanding of the factors that contribute to perineal skin breakdown in incontinent patients and how to prevent or manage this condition...
  42. ncbi request reprint A simple method for teaching about voiding disorders
    William D Steers
    Department of Urology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    BJU Int 97:238-42. 2006
  43. ncbi request reprint Prostate cancer: prevention and management of localized disease
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Nurse Pract 31:14-29; quiz 29-31. 2006
  44. ncbi request reprint Traces: making sense of urodynamics testing
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Urol Nurs 30:267-75. 2010
    ..This article describes hydrodynamic principles underlying the measurement of intravesical, abdominal, and detrusor pressures. This is the first in a series of articles that will review principles of best urodynamics practices...
  45. doi request reprint Should WOC nurses measure health-related quality of life in patients undergoing intestinal ostomy surgery?
    Joyce Pittman
    School of Nursing, Indiana University Purdue University at Indianapolis, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 36:254-65. 2009
    ..Because the creation of an ostomy affects multiple domains within the construct of health-related quality of life (HRQOL), it is not surprising that quality of life is a frequent outcome measure in ostomy-related research...
  46. ncbi request reprint Perineal skin care for the incontinent patient
    Mikel Gray
    University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Adv Skin Wound Care 15:170-5; quiz 177-8. 2002
    ..To offer an educational experience that will help improve the participant's understanding of the factors that contribute to perineal skin breakdown in incontinent patients and how to prevent or manage this clinical problem...
  47. doi request reprint Is larval (maggot) debridement effective for removal of necrotic tissue from chronic wounds?
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 35:378-84. 2008
    ..Debridement is considered an essential component of wound bed preparation. Multiple techniques for removing necrotic tissue from wounds have been identified, but evidence concerning the efficacy and indications for each technique varies...
  48. ncbi request reprint Do probiotic or synbiotic preparations alleviate symptoms associated with constipation or irritable bowel syndrome?
    Carolyn Eddins
    University of Virginia Health Care Center, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 34:615-24. 2007
  49. doi request reprint Does regular repositioning prevent pressure ulcers?
    Lee Ann Krapfl
    Wound Ostomy Department, Mercy Medical Center, Dubuque, Iowa, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 35:571-7. 2008
    ..Therefore, frequent repositioning of the patient has long been recommended as a means of preventing PU...
  50. ncbi request reprint Are probiotic or synbiotic preparations effective for the management of clostridium difficile-associated or radiation-induced diarrhea?
    Carolyn Eddins
    Advanced Practice Nurse, Wound Care Team, University of Virginia Health Care Center, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 35:50-8. 2008
  51. ncbi request reprint Shaping future directions for incontinence research in aging adults: executive summary
    Jean F Wyman
    Center for Gerontological Nursing, School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Nurs Res 53:S1-10. 2004
    ..Hartford Foundation's Geriatric Nursing Initiative, convened an invitational nursing research summit on incontinence in St. Paul, Minnesota on October 16-18, 2003...
  52. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of North American urodynamic centers: measuring lower urinary tract filling and storage function
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Urol Nurs 24:30-8. 2004
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  53. ncbi request reprint Continence nursing at the dawn of the 21st century: a futurist perspective
    Mikel Gray
    University of Virginia, Department of Urology and School of Nursing, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Urol Nurs 22:233-6. 2002
  54. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of North American urodynamic centers and clinicians
    Marta Krissovich
    University of Virginia Health Science Center, Department of Urology, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Urol Nurs 22:179-82. 2002
    ..However, few of these clinicians report formalized education in focusing specifically on urodynamic testing techniques...
  55. ncbi request reprint Preparing a grant proposal-part 2: reviewing the literature
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology, and School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 32:83-6. 2005
  56. ncbi request reprint Getting ready for certification: voiding dysfunction
    Mikel Gray
    Department of Urology, School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Urol Nurs 22:280-1. 2002