Catherine A Matthews

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Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Risk factors for urinary, fecal, or dual incontinence in the Nurses' Health Study
    Catherine A Matthews
    Division of Urogynecology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 122:539-45. 2013
  2. doi request reprint A critical evaluation of the evidence for ovarian conservation versus removal at the time of hysterectomy for benign disease
    Catherine A Matthews
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 22:755-9. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Prospective evaluation of surgical outcomes of robot-assisted sacrocolpopexy and sacrocervicopexy for the management of apical pelvic support defects
    Catherine A Matthews
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7570, USA
    South Med J 105:274-8. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Robotic versus vaginal urogynecologic surgery: a retrospective cohort study of perioperative complications in elderly women
    Barbara L Robinson
    Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg 19:230-7. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Randomized trial of a web-based tool for prolapse: impact on patient understanding and provider counseling
    Erinn M Myers
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, 3023 Old Clinic Building, Campus Box 7570, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599, USA
    Int Urogynecol J 25:1127-32. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Implementation of a standardized digital rectal exam to improve the accuracy of rectocele diagnosis
    Andrea K Crane
    Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Int Urogynecol J 26:107-11. 2015
  7. doi request reprint Relationship between race and abdominal anatomy: effect on robotic port placement
    Brent A Parnell
    Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg 19:165-8. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Short-term mesh exposure after robotic sacrocolpopexy with and without concomitant hysterectomy
    Andrea K Crane
    From the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
    South Med J 107:603-6. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Trainee performance at robotic console and benchmark operative times
    Andrea K Crane
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, 3032 Old Clinic Building, Campus Box 7570, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599, USA
    Int Urogynecol J 24:1893-7. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Evaluation of the introduction of robotic technology on route of hysterectomy and complications in the first year of use
    Catherine A Matthews
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 203:499.e1-5. 2010

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Publications26

  1. pmc Risk factors for urinary, fecal, or dual incontinence in the Nurses' Health Study
    Catherine A Matthews
    Division of Urogynecology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 122:539-45. 2013
    ..To estimate the prevalence of urinary incontinence, fecal incontinence, and dual incontinence in a large cohort of older women and compare risk factors across the three conditions...
  2. doi request reprint A critical evaluation of the evidence for ovarian conservation versus removal at the time of hysterectomy for benign disease
    Catherine A Matthews
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 22:755-9. 2013
    ..The beneficial effect on ovarian cancer must be weighed against the risks of ovarian hormone withdrawal. Wide variations in practice patterns exist...
  3. doi request reprint Prospective evaluation of surgical outcomes of robot-assisted sacrocolpopexy and sacrocervicopexy for the management of apical pelvic support defects
    Catherine A Matthews
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7570, USA
    South Med J 105:274-8. 2012
    ..To evaluate outcomes of robot-assisted sacrocolpopexy (RSCP) and sacrocervicopexy (RCSP)...
  4. doi request reprint Robotic versus vaginal urogynecologic surgery: a retrospective cohort study of perioperative complications in elderly women
    Barbara L Robinson
    Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg 19:230-7. 2013
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Randomized trial of a web-based tool for prolapse: impact on patient understanding and provider counseling
    Erinn M Myers
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, 3023 Old Clinic Building, Campus Box 7570, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599, USA
    Int Urogynecol J 25:1127-32. 2014
    ..Our hypothesis was that interactive patient/provider counseling using a web-based tool (iPad application) would have a greater impact on patient satisfaction with understanding prolapse symptoms compared with standard counseling (SC)...
  6. doi request reprint Implementation of a standardized digital rectal exam to improve the accuracy of rectocele diagnosis
    Andrea K Crane
    Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Int Urogynecol J 26:107-11. 2015
    ..The primary objective of this study is to develop and validate the interexaminer reliability of a new system for assessing the posterior vaginal wall for the presence of a rectocele...
  7. doi request reprint Relationship between race and abdominal anatomy: effect on robotic port placement
    Brent A Parnell
    Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg 19:165-8. 2013
    ..By better understanding these differences, surgeons could assess and adjust port placement to accommodate varying abdominal wall anatomy...
  8. doi request reprint Short-term mesh exposure after robotic sacrocolpopexy with and without concomitant hysterectomy
    Andrea K Crane
    From the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
    South Med J 107:603-6. 2014
    ..Secondary objectives included a comparison of mesh exposure from total hysterectomies (TH) versus supracervical hysterectomies (SCH) and determination of risk factors for mesh exposure...
  9. doi request reprint Trainee performance at robotic console and benchmark operative times
    Andrea K Crane
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, 3032 Old Clinic Building, Campus Box 7570, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599, USA
    Int Urogynecol J 24:1893-7. 2013
    ..It is an ongoing challenge to maintain surgical efficiency while integrating trainee participation. We hypothesize that a program of graduated surgical responsibility for trainees does not hinder operative efficiency...
  10. doi request reprint Evaluation of the introduction of robotic technology on route of hysterectomy and complications in the first year of use
    Catherine A Matthews
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 203:499.e1-5. 2010
    ..We sought to determine the differential rates and complications of hysterectomy type in the year prior to and following the introduction of robotic technology...
  11. doi request reprint Variance in abdominal wall anatomy and port placement in women undergoing robotic gynecologic surgery
    Catherine A Matthews
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 17:583-6. 2010
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Impact of robotic operative efficiency on profitability
    Elizabeth J Geller
    Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC Electronic address
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 209:20.e1-5. 2013
    ..We sought to determine the impact of robotic operative efficiency on profitability and assess the impact of secondary variables...
  13. pmc Obstetric sphincter injury interacts with diarrhea and urgency to increase the risk of fecal incontinence in women with irritable bowel syndrome
    Barbara L Robinson
    Division of Urogynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg 19:40-5. 2013
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Analysis of robotic performance times to improve operative efficiency
    Elizabeth J Geller
    Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7570, USA
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 20:43-8. 2013
    ..To estimate the efficiency of procedural steps in robotic sacrocolpopexy and concomitant hysterectomy...
  15. pmc Evaluation of pelvic floor symptoms and sexual function in primiparous women who underwent operative vaginal delivery versus cesarean delivery for second-stage arrest
    Andrea K Crane
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg 19:13-6. 2013
    ..This study aimed to compare the prevalence and severity of pelvic floor symptoms and sexual function at 1 year postpartum in women who underwent either operative vaginal delivery (OVD) or cesarean delivery (CD) for second-stage arrest...
  16. doi request reprint Surgical management of apical pelvic support defects: the impact of robotic technology
    Ashley W Carroll
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Virginia Commonwealth University Health System, Richmond, VA, USA
    Int Urogynecol J 23:1183-6. 2012
    ..Our aim was to determine what effect access to robotic technology had on our approach to managing apical pelvic support defects...
  17. doi request reprint Differences in recurrent prolapse at 1 year after total vs supracervical hysterectomy and robotic sacrocolpopexy
    Erinn M Myers
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Int Urogynecol J 26:585-9. 2015
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Overlapping sphincteroplasty and posterior repair
    Andrea K Crane
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 3032 Old Clinic Building, Campus Box 7570, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599, USA
    Int Urogynecol J 25:1729-30. 2014
    ..Knowledge of how to anatomically reconstruct extensive posterior-compartment defects is variable among gynecologists. The objective of this video is to demonstrate an effective technique of overlapping sphincteroplasty and posterior repair...
  19. doi request reprint Robotic sacrocolpopexy performance and cumulative summation analysis
    Erinn M Myers
    From the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Gillings School of International Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
    Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg 20:83-6. 2014
    ..This study aimed to apply Cumulative Summation (CUSUM) analysis as a tool to monitor robotic sacrocolpopexy (RSCP) proficiency over time...
  20. ncbi request reprint Robot-assisted laparoscopic colposacropexy and cervicosacropexy with the da Vinci® surgical system
    Catherine A Matthews
    University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Surg Technol Int 20:232-7. 2010
    ..This chapter outlines a technique that is exactly modeled after the open procedure for completion of a robotic-assisted colpo- and cervicosacropexy using the da Vinci® surgical system...
  21. doi request reprint Robot-assisted techniques and outcomes in the realm of pelvic reconstructive surgery
    Brent A Parnell
    University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 54:412-9. 2011
    ..This chapter reviews the techniques involved in the robotic approach to pelvic reconstructive surgery and discusses the currently available information focusing on the outcomes of this procedure...
  22. pmc Urinary, fecal, and dual incontinence in older U.S. Adults
    Jennifer M Wu
    Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
    J Am Geriatr Soc 63:947-53. 2015
    ..To estimate the prevalence of urinary (UI), fecal (FI), and dual incontinence (DI) and to identify shared factors associated with each type of incontinence in older U.S. women and men...
  23. pmc Lifetime risk of stress urinary incontinence or pelvic organ prolapse surgery
    Jennifer M Wu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, the Center for Women s Health Research, and the Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
    Obstet Gynecol 123:1201-6. 2014
    ..To estimate the lifetime risk of stress urinary incontinence (SUI) surgery, pelvic organ prolapse (POP) surgery, or both using current, population-based surgical rates from 2007 to 2011...
  24. doi request reprint Unanticipated uterine pathologic finding after morcellation during robotic-assisted supracervical hysterectomy and cervicosacropexy for uterine prolapse
    Audra Jolyn Hill
    From the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Virginia Commonwealth University Health System, and Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
    Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg 20:113-5. 2014
    ....
  25. doi request reprint Applications of robotic surgery in gynecology
    Catherine A Matthews
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, Richmond, Virginia, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:863-7. 2010
    ..This article addresses the potential that robotic surgery may have in converting more gynecological operations to a minimally invasive approach...
  26. pmc Effect of anticholinergic use for the treatment of overactive bladder on cognitive function in postmenopausal women
    Elizabeth J Geller
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7570, USA
    Clin Drug Investig 32:697-705. 2012
    ..The mainstay of treatment for OAB is medical therapy with anticholinergics. However, adverse events have been reported with this class of drugs, including cognitive changes...