Alan W Shindel

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The impact of infertility on family size in the USA: data from the National Survey of Family Growth
    Benjamin N Breyer
    Department of Urology, University of California, 400 Parnassus St, Ste A 633, Campus Box 0738, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Hum Reprod 25:2360-5. 2010
  2. pmc A once-daily dose of tadalafil for erectile dysfunction: compliance and efficacy
    Samuel L Washington
    School of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Drug Des Devel Ther 4:159-71. 2010
  3. doi request reprint 2009 update on phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitor therapy part 1: Recent studies on routine dosing for penile rehabilitation, lower urinary tract symptoms, and other indications (CME)
    Alan W Shindel
    Department of Urology, University of California San Francisco, 400 Parnassus St, San Francisco, CA 94143 0738, USA
    J Sex Med 6:1794-808; quiz 1793, 1809-10. 2009
  4. doi request reprint 2009 update on phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitor therapy part 2: updates on optimal utilization for sexual concerns and rare toxicities in this class
    Alan W Shindel
    Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0738, USA
    J Sex Med 6:2352-64; quiz 2365-6. 2009
  5. pmc Erectogenic and neurotrophic effects of icariin, a purified extract of horny goat weed (Epimedium spp.) in vitro and in vivo
    Alan W Shindel
    University of California Knuppe Molecular Urology Laboratory Department of Urology, School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Sex Med 7:1518-28. 2010
  6. pmc Medical student sexuality: how sexual experience and sexuality training impact U.S. and Canadian medical students' comfort in dealing with patients' sexuality in clinical practice
    Alan W Shindel
    Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Acad Med 85:1321-30. 2010
  7. doi request reprint The sexual lives of medical students: a single institution survey
    Alan W Shindel
    Washington University in Saint Louis Department of Surgery, Division of Urology, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Sex Med 5:796-803. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Premature ejaculation in infertile couples: prevalence and correlates
    Alan W Shindel
    Washington University in Saint Louis Surgery, Division of Urology, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Sex Med 5:485-91. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Urologist practice patterns in the management of Peyronie's disease: a nationwide survey
    Alan W Shindel
    Washington University in Saint Louis Department of Surgery, Division of Urology, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Sex Med 5:954-64. 2008
  10. pmc Pentoxifylline attenuates transforming growth factor-β1-stimulated collagen deposition and elastogenesis in human tunica albuginea-derived fibroblasts part 1: impact on extracellular matrix
    Alan W Shindel
    University of California Knuppe Molecular Urology Laboratory, Department of Urology, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Sex Med 7:2077-85. 2010

Detail Information

Publications57

  1. doi request reprint The impact of infertility on family size in the USA: data from the National Survey of Family Growth
    Benjamin N Breyer
    Department of Urology, University of California, 400 Parnassus St, Ste A 633, Campus Box 0738, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Hum Reprod 25:2360-5. 2010
    ..The aim of the current study is to determine if a diagnosis of infertility is associated with family size in the USA...
  2. pmc A once-daily dose of tadalafil for erectile dysfunction: compliance and efficacy
    Samuel L Washington
    School of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Drug Des Devel Ther 4:159-71. 2010
    ..In this study, we review the current state of the art with respect to this new management strategy for ED, highlighting published reports of the efficacy and tolerability of the daily dose tadalafil regimen...
  3. doi request reprint 2009 update on phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitor therapy part 1: Recent studies on routine dosing for penile rehabilitation, lower urinary tract symptoms, and other indications (CME)
    Alan W Shindel
    Department of Urology, University of California San Francisco, 400 Parnassus St, San Francisco, CA 94143 0738, USA
    J Sex Med 6:1794-808; quiz 1793, 1809-10. 2009
    ..Highly selective inhibitors of phosphodiesterase type 5 (PDE5I) have been commercially available for over a decade. Our knowledge of these drugs continues to expand...
  4. doi request reprint 2009 update on phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitor therapy part 2: updates on optimal utilization for sexual concerns and rare toxicities in this class
    Alan W Shindel
    Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0738, USA
    J Sex Med 6:2352-64; quiz 2365-6. 2009
    ..Highly selective inhibitors of phosphodiesterase type 5 (PDE5I) have been commercially available for over a decade. Our knowledge of these drugs continues to expand...
  5. pmc Erectogenic and neurotrophic effects of icariin, a purified extract of horny goat weed (Epimedium spp.) in vitro and in vivo
    Alan W Shindel
    University of California Knuppe Molecular Urology Laboratory Department of Urology, School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Sex Med 7:1518-28. 2010
    ..Epimedium species (aka horny goat weed) have been utilized for the treatment of erectile dysfunction in Traditional Chinese Medicine for many years. Icariin (ICA) is the active moiety of Epimedium species...
  6. pmc Medical student sexuality: how sexual experience and sexuality training impact U.S. and Canadian medical students' comfort in dealing with patients' sexuality in clinical practice
    Alan W Shindel
    Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Acad Med 85:1321-30. 2010
    ..To determine factors associated with students' comfort in addressing patients' sexuality in the clinical context...
  7. doi request reprint The sexual lives of medical students: a single institution survey
    Alan W Shindel
    Washington University in Saint Louis Department of Surgery, Division of Urology, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Sex Med 5:796-803. 2008
    ..Little is known about the personal sexual lives of medical students...
  8. ncbi request reprint Premature ejaculation in infertile couples: prevalence and correlates
    Alan W Shindel
    Washington University in Saint Louis Surgery, Division of Urology, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Sex Med 5:485-91. 2008
    ..The incidence of premature ejaculation (PE) and other sexual problems in infertile couples is unknown...
  9. ncbi request reprint Urologist practice patterns in the management of Peyronie's disease: a nationwide survey
    Alan W Shindel
    Washington University in Saint Louis Department of Surgery, Division of Urology, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Sex Med 5:954-64. 2008
    ..Peyronie's disease (PD) is a poorly understood clinical entity. Aim. We endeavored to determine how contemporary urologists in the United States manage PD...
  10. pmc Pentoxifylline attenuates transforming growth factor-β1-stimulated collagen deposition and elastogenesis in human tunica albuginea-derived fibroblasts part 1: impact on extracellular matrix
    Alan W Shindel
    University of California Knuppe Molecular Urology Laboratory, Department of Urology, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Sex Med 7:2077-85. 2010
    ..Pentoxifylline (PTX) antagonizes the effects of TGF-β1 and has been utilized in our clinic for the management of PD...
  11. pmc Pentoxifylline attenuates transforming growth factor-beta1-stimulated elastogenesis in human tunica albuginea-derived fibroblasts part 2: Interference in a TGF-beta1/Smad-dependent mechanism and downregulation of AAT1
    Guiting Lin
    Knuppe Molecular Urology Laboratory, Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0738, United States
    J Sex Med 7:1787-97. 2010
    ..Pentoxifylline (PTX) antagonizes the effects of TGF-beta1 and has been utilized in our clinic for the management of PD although the mechanisms of action are not entirely clear...
  12. pmc The impact of sexual orientation on sexuality and sexual practices in North American medical students
    Benjamin N Breyer
    University of California, Department of Urology, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Sex Med 7:2391-400. 2010
    ..There has been limited investigation of the sexuality and sexual dysfunction in non-heterosexual subjects by the sexual medicine community. Additional research in these populations is needed...
  13. pmc The effect of intracavernous injection of adipose tissue-derived stem cells on hyperlipidemia-associated erectile dysfunction in a rat model
    Yun Ching Huang
    Knuppe Molecular Urology Laboratory, Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Sex Med 7:1391-400. 2010
    ..Adipose tissue-derived stem cells (ADSC) have been shown to differentiate into endothelial cells and secrete vasculotrophic and neurotrophic factors...
  14. pmc Use of barrier protection for sexual activity among women who have sex with women
    Tami S Rowen
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 120:42-5. 2013
    ..To assess the frequency and associations of barrier protection use during sexual activity in a population of women who have sex with women (WSW)...
  15. pmc Predictors of sexual bother in a population of male North American medical students
    James F Smith
    Department of Urology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Sex Med 8:3363-9. 2011
    ..The prevalence and associations of sexual bother in male medical students has not been extensively studied...
  16. doi request reprint Penile sonographic and clinical characteristics in men with Peyronie's disease
    James F Smith
    University of California Department of Urology, 1600 Divisadero, Box 1695, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Sex Med 6:2858-67. 2009
    ..Ultrasonography of the penis is readily available to the urologist and gives good anatomic detail of soft tissue structures. It has not been widely utilized in the assessment of Peyronie's disease (PD)...
  17. pmc Pentoxifylline treatment and penile calcifications in men with Peyronie's disease
    James F Smith
    Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Asian J Androl 13:322-5. 2011
    ..0% versus 78.3%, P=0.002). Treatment with PTX appeared to stabilize or reduce calcium content in PD plaques. A randomized controlled trial is warranted to further explore this effect...
  18. pmc Treatment of stress urinary incontinence with adipose tissue-derived stem cells
    Guiting Lin
    Knuppe Molecular Urology Laboratory, Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Cytotherapy 12:88-95. 2010
    ..Effective treatment for stress urinary incontinence (SUI) is lacking. This study investigated whether transplantation of adipose tissue-derived stem cells (ADSC) can treat SUI in a rat model...
  19. doi request reprint Socioeconomic, anthropomorphic, and demographic predictors of adult sexual activity in the United States: data from the national survey of family growth
    Michael L Eisenberg
    University of California The Department of Urology, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Sex Med 7:50-8. 2010
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  20. doi request reprint The sexual lives of residents and fellows in graduate medical education programs: a single institution survey
    Genoa G Ferguson
    Washington University in Saint Louis, Department of Surgery, Division of Urology, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Sex Med 5:2756-65. 2008
    ..The prevalence of sexual problems among resident physicians has not been investigated...
  21. pmc Sexual dysfunction, HIV, and AIDS in men who have sex with men
    Alan W Shindel
    Department of Urology, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 25:341-9. 2011
    ..05). Use of phosphodiesterase 5 (PDE5) inhibitor drugs was much more common in HIV-infected men. HIV infection is a risk factor for poorer sexual function primarily due to higher risk of erectile dysfunction in men with AIDS...
  22. doi request reprint Effect of sexually transmitted infections, lifetime sexual partner count, and recreational drug use on lower urinary tract symptoms in men who have sex with men
    Benjamin N Breyer
    Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Urology 79:188-93. 2012
    ..LUTS in men are a source of considerable morbidity, distress, and medical expense...
  23. pmc Labeling and tracking of mesenchymal stromal cells with EdU
    Guiting Lin
    Knuppe Molecular Urology Laboratory, Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0738, USA
    Cytotherapy 11:864-73. 2009
    ..In the present study we tested a new thymidine analog, 5-ethynyl-2-deoxyuridine (EdU), for labeling and tracking of mesenchymal stromal cells (MSC), specifically adipose tissue-derived stem cells (ADSC)...
  24. doi request reprint Sexual function and quality of life in the male partner of infertile couples: prevalence and correlates of dysfunction
    Alan W Shindel
    Department of Surgery, Division of Urology, Washington University in Saint Louis, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Urol 179:1056-9. 2008
    ..We prospectively collected data on mental and physical health related quality of life as well as sexual and relationship function in couples presenting for the treatment of infertility...
  25. pmc The use of complementary and alternative fertility treatment in couples seeking fertility care: data from a prospective cohort in the United States
    James F Smith
    Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 1695, USA
    Fertil Steril 93:2169-74. 2010
    ..To determine the prevalence of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use among couples seeking fertility care and to identify the predictors of CAM use in this population...
  26. pmc Modulation of smooth muscle tonus in the lower urinary tract: interplay of myosin light-chain kinase (MLCK) and MLC phosphatase (MLCP)
    Guiting Lin
    Knuppe Molecular Urology Laboratory, Department of Urology, University of California School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA 94143 0738, USA
    BJU Int 108:E66-70. 2011
    ..To assess and compare the expression and activity of myosin light-chain kinase (MLCK) and MLC phosphatase (MLCP) in rat bladder and urethra...
  27. doi request reprint The association of depression, anxiety and nocturia: a systematic review
    Benjamin N Breyer
    Department of Urology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Urol 190:953-7. 2013
    ..Our objective is to provide an overview of current data on the epidemiology, pathophysiology and patient management implications of the association between nocturia and depression/anxiety...
  28. pmc Erectile dysfunction and premature ejaculation in men who have sex with men
    Alan W Shindel
    Department of Urology, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Sex Med 9:576-84. 2012
    ..Quantitative research into sexual function and dysfunction in men who have sex with men (MSM) has been sparse due in large part to a lack of validated, quantitative instruments for the assessment of sexuality in this population...
  29. pmc HIV status is an independent risk factor for reporting lower urinary tract symptoms
    Benjamin N Breyer
    Department of Urology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Urol 185:1710-5. 2011
    ..We determined whether HIV/AIDS status is an independent risk factor for self-reported bothersome lower urinary tract symptoms in a large contemporary cohort...
  30. pmc Contraceptive usage patterns in North American medical students
    Tami S Rowen
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Contraception 83:459-65. 2011
    ..Students also represent a large sample of reproductive-age individuals. In this study, we examined contraceptive usage patterns in North American medical students...
  31. pmc Sexual function and depressive symptoms among male North American medical students
    James F Smith
    Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Sex Med 7:3909-17. 2010
    ..The role of sexuality as an association of medical student well-being has not been extensively studied...
  32. pmc Neurotrophic effects of brain-derived neurotrophic factor and vascular endothelial growth factor in major pelvic ganglia of young and aged rats
    Guiting Lin
    Knuppe Molecular Urology Laboratory, Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    BJU Int 105:114-20. 2010
    ..To investigate the neurotrophic effect of brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) and vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) in cultured major pelvic ganglia (MPG) derived from young and aged rats...
  33. doi request reprint Who is the 40-year-old virgin and where did he/she come from? Data from the National Survey of Family Growth
    Michael L Eisenberg
    Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0738, USA
    J Sex Med 6:2154-61. 2009
    ..Individuals who have not engaged in sexual activity may theoretically have diminished overall quality of life, as recent evidence suggests that sexual activity may be related to overall health status in adults...
  34. pmc Treatment of erectile dysfunction in the obese type 2 diabetic ZDF rat with adipose tissue-derived stem cells
    Maurice M Garcia
    Department of Urology, University of California School of Medicine Knuppe Molecular Urology Laboratory, San Francisco, CA 94143 0738, USA
    J Sex Med 7:89-98. 2010
    ..Erectile dysfunction (ED) is a major complication of type 2 diabetes, and many diabetic men with ED are refractory to common ED therapies...
  35. pmc An Internet survey of demographic and health factors associated with risk of sexual dysfunction in women who have sex with women
    Alan W Shindel
    Department of Urology, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, CA 95816, USA
    J Sex Med 9:1261-71. 2012
    ..There has been scant attention to predictors of sexual dysfunction in women who have sex with women (WSW)...
  36. pmc The effect of long-term hormonal treatment on voiding patterns during filling cystometry and on urethral histology in a postpartum, ovariectomized female rat
    Benjamin N Breyer
    Department of Urology, Knuppe Molecular Urology Laboratory, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    BJU Int 106:1775-81. 2010
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  37. pmc Are sonographic characteristics associated with progression to surgery in men with Peyronie's disease?
    Benjamin N Breyer
    Department of Urology, University of California San Francisco, California 94143 1695, USA
    J Urol 183:1484-8. 2010
    ..We determined the relationship between ultrasound characteristics and progression to surgical intervention in men with Peyronie's disease...
  38. pmc Adipose derived stem cells ameliorate hyperlipidemia associated detrusor overactivity in a rat model
    Yun Ching Huang
    Knuppe Molecular Urology Laboratory, Department of Urology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0738, USA
    J Urol 183:1232-40. 2010
    ..Adipose tissue derived stem cells can differentiate into muscle and neuron-like cells in vitro. We investigate the usefulness of adipose tissue derived stem cells for overactive bladder in obese hyperlipidemic rats...
  39. pmc Sexual, marital, and social impact of a man's perceived infertility diagnosis
    James F Smith
    Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Sex Med 6:2505-15. 2009
    ..Male factor infertility is a relatively common problem. This diagnosis may increase sexual, marital, and relationship strain in male partners of infertile couples...
  40. pmc Subcutaneous penile insertion of domino fragments by incarcerated males in southwest United States prisons: a report of three cases
    Steven J Hudak
    Department of Urology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9110, USA
    J Sex Med 9:632-4. 2012
    ..Self-insertion of penile foreign bodies is performed worldwide, largely due to a perception that it will enhance sexual performance and virility. There are relatively few cases reported in the United States...
  41. pmc Molecular mechanisms related to parturition-induced stress urinary incontinence
    Guiting Lin
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Eur Urol 55:1213-22. 2009
    ..The molecular mechanisms underlying stress urinary incontinence (SUI) at the tissue level are poorly understood...
  42. pmc Recreational urethral sounding is associated with high risk sexual behaviour and sexually transmitted infections
    Benjamin N Breyer
    Department of Urology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    BJU Int 110:720-5. 2012
    ..Realistic strategies for risk reduction should be discussed with men who engage in recreational sounding...
  43. doi request reprint Androgen blockade for the treatment of high-flow priapism
    Kuwong B Mwamukonda
    Urology Department, University of California San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Sex Med 7:2532-7. 2010
    ..In cases that do not resolve spontaneously, standard management is by selective embolization, resulting in resolution rates as high as 78%; however, erectile dysfunction (ED) is a frequent complication, occurring in up to 39% of cases...
  44. pmc Tunica-sparing ossified Peyronie's plaque excision
    Michael L Eisenberg
    Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    BJU Int 107:622-5. 2011
    ..As tunical excision can result in impotence and decrease penile sensation, we describe a novel method of tunical preserving excision of such lesions...
  45. doi request reprint Transglanular repair of impending penile prosthetic cylinder extrusion
    Alan W Shindel
    University of California, San Francisco, Department of Urology, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Sex Med 7:2884-90. 2010
    ..In some cases, impending extrusion can be identified and managed before frank erosion occurs...
  46. doi request reprint Sexuality education in North American medical schools: current status and future directions
    Alan W Shindel
    Department of Urology, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95816, USA
    J Sex Med 10:3-17; quiz 18. 2013
    ..Despite this expectation there are no universal standards or expectations regarding the sexuality education of medical students...
  47. doi request reprint Evaluation and management of priapism: 2009 update
    Yun Ching Huang
    Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Nat Rev Urol 6:262-71. 2009
    ..Nonischemic priapism occurs more rarely than ischemic priapism, and is most often the result of trauma. This subtype of priapism, which is generally not painful, is usually initially managed with conservative treatment...
  48. ncbi request reprint Small intestinal submucosa for patch grafting after plaque incision in the treatment of Peyronie's disease
    Eugene W Lee
    Department of Surgery, Division of Urology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Int Braz J Urol 34:191-6; discussion 197. 2008
    ..Report the results using porcine small intestinal submucosa (SIS) as a graft material in the surgical management of Peyronie's disease (PD)...
  49. doi request reprint Emerging gene and stem cell therapies for the treatment of erectile dysfunction
    Ahmed Harraz
    Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0738, USA
    Nat Rev Urol 7:143-52. 2010
    ..The long-term safety of both gene and stem cell therapy must be thoroughly investigated before large-scale human studies can be considered...
  50. pmc The future is today: emerging drugs for the treatment of erectile dysfunction
    Maarten Albersen
    Basic Research Fellow Male Sexual Dysfunction, University of California at San Francisco, Department of Urology, Knuppe Molecular Urology Laboratory, Campus Box 0738, San Francisco, CA 94143 0738, USA
    Expert Opin Emerg Drugs 15:467-80. 2010
    ..PDE type 5 inhibitors (PDE5I) now account for the largest segment of the ED market. While these drugs are highly efficacious for many men, a relatively large subset of ED patients who do not respond to PDE5I is increasingly recognized...
  51. ncbi request reprint Ureteric embolization with stainless-steel coils for managing refractory lower urinary tract fistula: a 12-year experience
    Alan W Shindel
    Department of Surgery, Division of Urology, Washington University, St Louis, MO, USA
    BJU Int 99:364-8. 2007
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  52. ncbi request reprint Does the number and size of veins ligated at left-sided microsurgical subinguinal varicocelectomy affect semen analysis outcomes?
    Alan W Shindel
    Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Urology 69:1176-80. 2007
    ..To determine whether the preoperative and intraoperative findings at unilateral microsurgical subinguinal varicocelectomy are predictive of semen analysis changes postoperatively...
  53. doi request reprint Urologic aspects of HIV infection
    Alan W Shindel
    Department of Urology, University of California at San Francisco, 400 Parnassus Avenue, Suite A 660, San Francisco, CA 94143 0738, USA
    Med Clin North Am 95:129-51. 2011
    ..Management algorithms are outlined and indications for referral to a urologist are emphasized...
  54. ncbi request reprint Mohs micrographic surgery for penile cancer: management and long-term followup
    Alan W Shindel
    Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Urol 178:1980-5. 2007
    ..The efficacy of this procedure for squamous cell carcinoma of the penis was reviewed...
  55. ncbi request reprint Unintentional transurethral Foley catheterization of the right renal pelvis
    Alan W Shindel
    Barnes Jewish Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Urol Nurs 28:48-9. 2008
    ..Pertinent medical history/presentation, clinical interactions, and clinical implications are discussed...
  56. ncbi request reprint Urethral slings placed by the transobturator approach: evolution in the technique and review of the literature
    Alan W Shindel
    Department of Surgery, Division of Urology, Washington University Medical Center, Campus Box 8242, One Barnes Jewish Hospital Plaza, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Curr Urol Rep 6:385-92. 2005
    ..In this article, we describe the theory behind urethral slings for SUI, the anatomy of the obturator canal, and early data on the safety and efficacy of transobturator urethral slings in the treatment of SUI...
  57. ncbi request reprint Transobturator approach to suburethral sling placement in the treatment of stress urinary incontinence in women
    Alan W Shindel
    Barnes Jewish Hospital, Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, 1 Barnes Jewish Hospital Place, Campus Box 8242, Saint Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Expert Rev Med Devices 2:613-22. 2005
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