Ingrid Nygaard

Summary

Affiliation: University of Utah
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Approval process for devices and mesh for surgical treatment of pelvic organ prolapse and urinary incontinence
    Ingrid Nygaard
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 56:229-31. 2013
  2. pmc Long-term outcomes following abdominal sacrocolpopexy for pelvic organ prolapse
    Ingrid Nygaard
    University of Utah School of Medicine, 30 N 1900 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    JAMA 309:2016-24. 2013
  3. pmc Activity restrictions after gynecologic surgery: is there evidence?
    Ingrid E Nygaard
    Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah School of Medicine, 50 North Medical Drive, Salt Lake City, UT 84132 0001, USA
    Int Urogynecol J 24:719-24. 2013
  4. pmc Exploring the association between lifetime physical activity and pelvic floor disorders: study and design challenges
    Ingrid Nygaard
    Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 84132 0001, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:819-27. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Physical activity in women planning sacrocolpopexy
    Ingrid Nygaard
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah College of Medicine, UT 84132, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 18:33-7. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Risk factors for urinary tract infection following incontinence surgery
    Ingrid Nygaard
    Department of Ob Gyn, University Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Int Urogynecol J 22:1255-65. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Urinary incontinence: is cesarean delivery protective?
    Ingrid Nygaard
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah College of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Semin Perinatol 30:267-71. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Does urethral competence affect urodynamic voiding parameters in women with prolapse?
    Ingrid Nygaard
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah College of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Neurourol Urodyn 26:1030-5. 2007
  9. pmc Prevalence of symptomatic pelvic floor disorders in US women
    Ingrid Nygaard
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah School of Medicine, 30 N 1900 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84132 2209, USA
    JAMA 300:1311-6. 2008
  10. pmc Changes in physical activity after abdominal sacrocolpopexy for advanced pelvic organ prolapse
    Ingrid Nygaard
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:570.e1-5. 2008

Research Grants

  1. Natural History of POP-- A Prospective Cohort Study
    Ingrid Nygaard; Fiscal Year: 2001
  2. Physical Activity and Pelvic Floor Disorders
    Ingrid E Nygaard; Fiscal Year: 2010
  3. WIRELESS REMOTE ABDOMINAL PRESSURE SYSTEM: DEVELOPING A MORE COMPREHENSIVE UNDERS
    Ingrid Nygaard; Fiscal Year: 2009
  4. Physical Activity and Pelvic Floor Disorders
    Ingrid Nygaard; Fiscal Year: 2009
  5. UTAH PELVIC FLOOR DISORDERS NETWORK
    Ingrid Nygaard; Fiscal Year: 2007
  6. Investigation of Pelvic Floor Disorders Midcareer Award
    Ingrid Nygaard; Fiscal Year: 2005
  7. UTAH PELVIC FLOOR DISORDERS NETWORK
    Ingrid Nygaard; Fiscal Year: 2006
  8. Natural History of POP-- A Prospective Cohort Study
    Ingrid Nygaard; Fiscal Year: 2005
  9. Natural History of POP-- A Prospective Cohort Study
    Ingrid Nygaard; Fiscal Year: 2005
  10. Natural History of POP-- A Prospective Cohort Study
    Ingrid Nygaard; Fiscal Year: 2004

Detail Information

Publications54

  1. doi request reprint Approval process for devices and mesh for surgical treatment of pelvic organ prolapse and urinary incontinence
    Ingrid Nygaard
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 56:229-31. 2013
    ..In January 2012, the FDA announced that it would require postmarket surveillance studies to address safety and effectiveness of mesh kits for prolapse and for single-incision slings...
  2. pmc Long-term outcomes following abdominal sacrocolpopexy for pelvic organ prolapse
    Ingrid Nygaard
    University of Utah School of Medicine, 30 N 1900 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    JAMA 309:2016-24. 2013
    ..More than 225 000 surgeries are performed annually in the United States for pelvic organ prolapse (POP). Abdominal sacrocolpopexy is considered the most durable POP surgery, but little is known about safety and long-term effectiveness...
  3. pmc Activity restrictions after gynecologic surgery: is there evidence?
    Ingrid E Nygaard
    Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah School of Medicine, 50 North Medical Drive, Salt Lake City, UT 84132 0001, USA
    Int Urogynecol J 24:719-24. 2013
    ....
  4. pmc Exploring the association between lifetime physical activity and pelvic floor disorders: study and design challenges
    Ingrid Nygaard
    Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 84132 0001, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:819-27. 2012
    ..It is neither feasible nor ethical to test this association using the most rigorous (level I) study design...
  5. ncbi request reprint Physical activity in women planning sacrocolpopexy
    Ingrid Nygaard
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah College of Medicine, UT 84132, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 18:33-7. 2007
    ..28) or work outside home (p=0.89). Although prolapse stage is associated with interference with recreation (p=0.02), this association is not consistently positive : stage II, 42%; stage III, 22%; and stage IV, 32%...
  6. doi request reprint Risk factors for urinary tract infection following incontinence surgery
    Ingrid Nygaard
    Department of Ob Gyn, University Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Int Urogynecol J 22:1255-65. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study is to describe risk factors for post-operative urinary tract infection (UTI) the first year after stress urinary incontinence surgery...
  7. ncbi request reprint Urinary incontinence: is cesarean delivery protective?
    Ingrid Nygaard
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah College of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Semin Perinatol 30:267-71. 2006
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Does urethral competence affect urodynamic voiding parameters in women with prolapse?
    Ingrid Nygaard
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah College of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Neurourol Urodyn 26:1030-5. 2007
    ..To (1) compare voiding parameters and (2) correlate symptoms and urodynamic findings in women with pelvic organ prolapse (POP) and varying degrees of urethral competence...
  9. pmc Prevalence of symptomatic pelvic floor disorders in US women
    Ingrid Nygaard
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah School of Medicine, 30 N 1900 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84132 2209, USA
    JAMA 300:1311-6. 2008
    ..No national prevalence estimates derived from the same population-based sample exists for multiple pelvic floor disorders in women in the United States...
  10. pmc Changes in physical activity after abdominal sacrocolpopexy for advanced pelvic organ prolapse
    Ingrid Nygaard
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:570.e1-5. 2008
    ..The objective of the study was to describe changes in physical activity 1 year after sacrocolpopexy for pelvic organ prolapse...
  11. pmc The role of preoperative urodynamic testing in stress-continent women undergoing sacrocolpopexy: the Colpopexy and Urinary Reduction Efforts (CARE) randomized surgical trial
    Anthony G Visco
    Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, P O Box 3192, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 19:607-14. 2008
    ..Future research is warranted in this patient population to evaluate other treatment options to refine predictions and further reduce the risk of postoperative stress incontinence...
  12. ncbi request reprint Lower urinary tract symptoms, quality of life and pelvic organ prolapse: irritative bladder and obstructive voiding symptoms in women planning to undergo abdominal sacrocolpopexy for advanced pelvic organ prolapse
    Holly E Richter
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35233, USA
    J Urol 178:965-9; discussion 969. 2007
    ..We compared lower urinary tract and voiding symptoms in women with and without symptoms of stress urinary incontinence who were planning to undergo abdominal sacrocolpopexy for pelvic organ prolapse...
  13. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of colpopexy and urinary reduction efforts (CARE): design and methods
    Linda Brubaker
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois, USA
    Control Clin Trials 24:629-42. 2003
    ..This trial is designed to provide pelvic surgeons and their patients with scientific data regarding the utility of urodynamics with and without prolapse reduction and the role of colposuspension with sacrocolpopexy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Abdominal sacrocolpopexy with Burch colposuspension to reduce urinary stress incontinence
    Linda Brubaker
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Ill, USA
    N Engl J Med 354:1557-66. 2006
    ....
  15. pmc Refractory idiopathic urge urinary incontinence and botulinum A injection
    Linda Brubaker
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois 60153, USA
    J Urol 180:217-22. 2008
    ..We compared 200 U intradetrusor botulinum toxin A vs placebo in women with refractory idiopathic urge incontinence...
  16. pmc Anticholinergic therapy vs. onabotulinumtoxina for urgency urinary incontinence
    Anthony G Visco
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27707, USA
    N Engl J Med 367:1803-13. 2012
    ..Anticholinergic medications and onabotulinumtoxinA are used to treat urgency urinary incontinence, but data directly comparing the two types of therapy are needed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Should women be offered elective cesarean section in the hope of preserving pelvic floor function?
    Ingrid Nygaard
    Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, 52242, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 16:253-4. 2005
  18. pmc Sexual function before and after sacrocolpopexy for pelvic organ prolapse
    Victoria L Handa
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:629.e1-6. 2007
    ..The objective of the study was to describe sexual function before and after sacrocolpopexy...
  19. pmc Anticholinergic versus botulinum toxin A comparison trial for the treatment of bothersome urge urinary incontinence: ABC trial
    Anthony G Visco
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:184-96. 2012
    ..The results have the potential to fundamentally change the therapeutic approach to this condition...
  20. pmc Retropubic versus transobturator midurethral slings for stress incontinence
    Holly E Richter
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1700 6th Ave South, Suite 10382, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    N Engl J Med 362:2066-76. 2010
    ..Midurethral slings are increasingly used for the treatment of stress incontinence, but there are limited data comparing types of slings and associated complications...
  21. pmc Association between urinary incontinence and depressive symptoms in overweight and obese women
    Vivian W Sung
    Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Alpert Medical School at Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 200:557.e1-5. 2009
    ..The objective of the study was to determine the association between urinary incontinence (UI) and depressive symptoms...
  22. doi request reprint Recovery at home after major gynecologic surgery: how do our patients fare?
    Mallorie Evenson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 119:780-4. 2012
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Pelvic organ prolapse in older women: prevalence and risk factors
    Ingrid Nygaard
    University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 104:489-97. 2004
    ..We sought to estimate the prevalence of pelvic organ prolapse in older women using the Pelvic Organ Prolapse Quantification examination and to identify factors associated with prolapse...
  24. ncbi request reprint Childbirth and pelvic floor disorders
    W Thomas Gregory
    Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 47:394-403. 2004
  25. doi request reprint A Gel filled intravaginal transducer for extended measurements of intra-abdominal pressure
    Tanner J Coleman
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT84112, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2010:1852-5. 2010
    ..Results show the temperature coefficient of offset and sensitivity within correctible limitations with our proposed signal conditioner circuits...
  26. ncbi request reprint Urinary incontinence and depression in middle-aged United States women
    Ingrid Nygaard
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 101:149-56. 2003
    ..To determine the correlates of incontinence in middle-aged women and to test for an association between incontinence and depression...
  27. ncbi request reprint Is urinary incontinence a barrier to exercise in women?
    Ingrid Nygaard
    Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:307-14. 2005
    ..To describe the prevalence of urinary incontinence during exercise in women, estimate whether exercise intensity is related to leakage severity, and report women's assessments of incontinence as a barrier to exercise...
  28. ncbi request reprint Pelvic organ prolapse in the Women's Health Initiative: gravity and gravidity
    Susan L Hendrix
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 186:1160-6. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the prevalence of and correlates for pelvic organ prolapse...
  29. ncbi request reprint Comparison of mindfulness-based stress reduction versus yoga on urinary urge incontinence: a randomized pilot study. with 6-month and 1-year follow-up visits
    Jan Baker
    From the Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT
    Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg 20:141-6. 2014
    ..The objective of this study is to compare the effects of mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) versus yoga on urinary urge incontinence (UI) at 8 weeks, 6 months, and 1 year after beginning an 8-week program...
  30. pmc Can women correctly contract their pelvic floor muscles without formal instruction?
    Joseph Welles Henderson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg 19:8-12. 2013
    ..We sought to describe the proportion of women who initially incorrectly contract the PFM and how many can learn after basic instruction...
  31. doi request reprint Mindfulness-based stress reduction for treatment of urinary urge incontinence: a pilot study
    Jan Baker
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg 18:46-9. 2012
    ..The objective of the study was to evaluate if a mindfulness-based stress reduction program is a viable treatment worthy of further evaluation for the treatment of urinary urge incontinence...
  32. ncbi request reprint Changed women: the long-term impact of vaginal mesh complications
    Guinn Ellen Dunn
    From the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Department of Family and Preventative Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT and College of Nursing, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
    Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg 20:131-6. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to describe how women experience vaginal mesh complications after optimized tertiary care level treatment...
  33. pmc Web versus paper-based completion of the epidemiology of prolapse and incontinence questionnaire
    Marlene J Egger
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg 19:17-22. 2013
    ..This study aimed to examine the validity and reliability of a Web-based version of the epidemiology of prolapse and incontinence questionnaire (EPIQ)...
  34. ncbi request reprint Physiologic outcome measures for urinary incontinence
    Ingrid Nygaard
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City 52242, USA
    Gastroenterology 126:S99-105. 2004
    ..Applications of ultrasonography and magnetic resonance imaging in urogynecology are promising but remain in the investigational stages...
  35. ncbi request reprint Anorectal dysfunction after surgical treatment for cervical cancer
    Anil K Sood
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and University of Iowa Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 195:513-9. 2002
    ..In this prospective pilot study we evaluated the incidence of bowel symptoms, changes in anorectal physiology, and quality of life after radical hysterectomy...
  36. ncbi request reprint Menopausal symptoms and treatment-related effects of estrogen and progestin in the Women's Health Initiative
    Vanessa M Barnabei
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:1063-73. 2005
    ..To estimate the effects of estrogen plus progestin (E+P) therapy on menopausal symptoms, vaginal bleeding, gynecologic surgery rates, and treatment-related adverse effects in postmenopausal women...
  37. ncbi request reprint Bowel symptoms in women planning surgery for pelvic organ prolapse
    Catherine S Bradley
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1814-9. 2006
    ..The objective of the study was to measure associations between bowel symptoms and prolapse...
  38. ncbi request reprint Vaginal wall descensus and pelvic floor symptoms in older women
    Catherine S Bradley
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:759-66. 2005
    ..To understand the clinical significance of early pelvic organ prolapse in older women, we studied associations between vaginal descensus and pelvic floor symptoms...
  39. ncbi request reprint Pelvic floor symptoms and lifestyle factors in older women
    Catherine S Bradley
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 14:128-36. 2005
    ..To measure the prevalence of pelvic floor symptoms in noncare-seeking older women and the association between symptoms and lifestyle factors...
  40. ncbi request reprint Effects of examination technique modifications on pelvic organ prolapse quantification (POP-Q) results
    Anthony G Visco
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 4036 Old Clinic Building, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7590, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 14:136-40. 2003
    ..They also emphasize the value of the standing examination to observe the maximum extent of pelvic organ prolapse...
  41. ncbi request reprint Stress urinary incontinence
    Ingrid E Nygaard
    University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 104:607-20. 2004
    ..Based on available evidence at this time, colposuspension (such as Burch) and pubovaginal sling (including the newer midurethral synthetic slings) are the most effective surgical treatments...
  42. ncbi request reprint Vaginal pessaries for the management of stress and mixed urinary incontinence
    Melanie J Donnelly
    Department of Urology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 15:302-7. 2004
    ..Pessaries appear to be an acceptable treatment option for stress and mixed urinary incontinence in that most women are willing to consider the option, and half of those successfully fitted continue use for at least 6 months...
  43. ncbi request reprint Pharmacologic therapy of lower urinary tract dysfunction
    Ingrid E Nygaard
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 47:83-92. 2004
  44. ncbi request reprint Bladder symptoms 1 year after abdominal sacrocolpopexy with and without Burch colposuspension in women without preoperative stress incontinence symptoms
    Kathryn L Burgio
    Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:647.e1-6. 2007
    ..The objective of the study was to examine changes in bladder symptoms 1 year after abdominal sacrocolpopexy (ASC) with vs without Burch colposuspension...
  45. ncbi request reprint Abdominal sacrocolpopexy: a comprehensive review
    Ingrid E Nygaard
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, 200 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 104:805-23. 2004
    ..To summarize published data about abdominal sacrocolpopexy and to highlight areas about which data are lacking...
  46. ncbi request reprint Natural history of pelvic organ prolapse in postmenopausal women
    Catherine S Bradley
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 109:848-54. 2007
    ..To describe the natural history of pelvic organ prolapse and risk factors for changes in vaginal descent in older women...
  47. ncbi request reprint Bladder and bowel symptoms among women with vulvar disease: are they universal?
    Colleen M Kennedy
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA
    J Reprod Med 52:1073-8. 2007
    ..To compare the prevalence of painful bladder syndrome, recurrent urinary tract infections, urinary leakage and irritable bowel syndrome between women with specific vulvar disorders and controls...
  48. doi request reprint Vaginal descent and pelvic floor symptoms in postmenopausal women: a longitudinal study
    Catherine S Bradley
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 111:1148-53. 2008
    ..To determine whether vaginal descent changes are associated with pelvic floor symptoms in postmenopausal women...
  49. pmc Optimism in women undergoing abdominal sacrocolpopexy for pelvic organ prolapse
    Patricia A Wren
    Department of Wellness, Health Promotion, and Injury Prevention, School of Health Sciences, Oakland University, Rochester, MI 48309, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 207:240-5. 2008
    ..This study sought to explore the relationship between optimism, prolapse severity, and symptoms before operation; and examine whether optimism predicts postsurgical functional status, treatment satisfaction, and treatment success...
  50. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for painful bladder syndrome in women seeking gynecologic care
    Colleen M Kennedy
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, 200 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 17:73-8. 2006
    ..Tobacco use, the only modifiable association noted on multivariate analysis, has not been previously identified to our knowledge...
  51. ncbi request reprint Vulvar disease: a pelvic floor pain disorder?
    Colleen M Kennedy
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Epidemiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:1829-34; discussion 1834-5. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the rates of painful bladder syndrome and functional bowel disorders in women with vulvar disease and control subjects...
  52. ncbi request reprint Bowel symptoms in women 1 year after sacrocolpopexy
    Catherine S Bradley
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:642.e1-8. 2007
    ..The objective of the study was to evaluate changes in bowel symptoms after sacrocolpopexy...
  53. ncbi request reprint Effects of estrogen with and without progestin on urinary incontinence
    Susan L Hendrix
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wayne State University School of Medicine Hutzel Women s Hospital, Detroit, Mich 48201, USA
    JAMA 293:935-48. 2005
    ..Menopausal hormone therapy has long been credited with many benefits beyond the indications of relieving hot flashes, night sweats, and vaginal dryness, and it is often prescribed to treat urinary incontinence (UI)...
  54. ncbi request reprint Urologic diseases in America project: urinary incontinence in women-national trends in hospitalizations, office visits, treatment and economic impact
    David H Thom
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California San Francisco, USA
    J Urol 173:1295-301. 2005
    ..We describe temporal trends in hospitalizations, outpatient visits and the treatment of female urinary incontinence (UI), and estimated the costs of incontinence using national databases...

Research Grants15

  1. Natural History of POP-- A Prospective Cohort Study
    Ingrid Nygaard; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The national cost burden is large. This project will provide fundamental data to guide future decisions about intervention threshold, preventative measures, and risk factor modification. ..
  2. Physical Activity and Pelvic Floor Disorders
    Ingrid E Nygaard; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Given the health benefits of activity, we believe that women should be encouraged to be active unless there is scientific evidence to the contrary. ..
  3. WIRELESS REMOTE ABDOMINAL PRESSURE SYSTEM: DEVELOPING A MORE COMPREHENSIVE UNDERS
    Ingrid Nygaard; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..We will perfect the wireless technology needed to use the sensor remotely so that we can understand how different activities done during real world settings affect intraabdominal pressures and pelvic floor disorders. ..
  4. Physical Activity and Pelvic Floor Disorders
    Ingrid Nygaard; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Given the health benefits of activity, we believe that women should be encouraged to be active unless there is scientific evidence to the contrary. ..
  5. UTAH PELVIC FLOOR DISORDERS NETWORK
    Ingrid Nygaard; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  6. Investigation of Pelvic Floor Disorders Midcareer Award
    Ingrid Nygaard; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..b>Ingrid Nygaard, M.D...
  7. UTAH PELVIC FLOOR DISORDERS NETWORK
    Ingrid Nygaard; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  8. Natural History of POP-- A Prospective Cohort Study
    Ingrid Nygaard; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The national cost burden is large. This project will provide fundamental data to guide future decisions about intervention threshold, preventative measures, and risk factor modification. ..
  9. Natural History of POP-- A Prospective Cohort Study
    Ingrid Nygaard; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The national cost burden is large. This project will provide fundamental data to guide future decisions about intervention threshold, preventative measures, and risk factor modification. ..
  10. Natural History of POP-- A Prospective Cohort Study
    Ingrid Nygaard; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The national cost burden is large. This project will provide fundamental data to guide future decisions about intervention threshold, preventative measures, and risk factor modification. ..
  11. Natural History of POP-- A Prospective Cohort Study
    Ingrid Nygaard; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The national cost burden is large. This project will provide fundamental data to guide future decisions about intervention threshold, preventative measures, and risk factor modification. ..
  12. Natural History of POP-- A Prospective Cohort Study
    Ingrid Nygaard; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The national cost burden is large. This project will provide fundamental data to guide future decisions about intervention threshold, preventative measures, and risk factor modification. ..
  13. WIRELESS REMOTE ABDOMINAL PRESSURE SYSTEM: DEVELOPING A MORE COMPREHENSIVE UNDERS
    Ingrid E Nygaard; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We will perfect the wireless technology needed to use the sensor remotely so that we can understand how different activities done during real world settings affect intraabdominal pressures and pelvic floor disorders. ..