Jennifer M Wu

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Hysterectomy rates in the United States, 2003
    Jennifer M Wu
    Department of Obstetrics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:1091-5. 2007
  2. pmc Long-term outcomes of vaginal mesh versus native tissue repair for anterior vaginal wall prolapse
    Michele Jonsson Funk
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, USA
    Int Urogynecol J 24:1279-85. 2013
  3. pmc Cost-Effectiveness of Laparoscopic Hysterectomy With Morcellation Compared With Abdominal Hysterectomy for Presumed Myomas
    Sarah E Rutstein
    Department of Health Policy and Management, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Electronic address
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 23:223-33. 2016
  4. pmc Trends in use of surgical mesh for pelvic organ prolapse
    Michele Jonsson Funk
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 208:79.e1-7. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Maternal outcomes associated with planned vaginal versus planned primary cesarean delivery
    Elizabeth J Geller
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, CB 7570, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7570, USA
    Am J Perinatol 27:675-83. 2010
  6. pmc Prevalence of pelvic floor disorders in women with suspected gynecological malignancy: a survey-based study
    C Emi Bretschneider
    Division of Urogynecology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 7570, 3032 Old Clinics Building, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599 7570, USA
    Int Urogynecol J 27:1409-14. 2016
  7. pmc Trends in Pharmacotherapy for Bladder Dysfunction Among Children in the United States, 2000 to 2013
    Alan C Kinlaw
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) . 2016
  8. doi request reprint Polyethylene Glycol 3350 and Docusate Sodium Compared With Docusate Sodium Alone After Urogynecologic Surgery: A Randomized Controlled Trial
    Autumn L Edenfield
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina the Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Gastroenterology, Duke University, Durham, and the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
    Obstet Gynecol 128:543-9. 2016
  9. 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
  10. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of clean intermittent self-catheterization versus suprapubic catheterization after urogynecologic surgery
    Mary L Jannelli
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:72.e1-4. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint Hysterectomy rates in the United States, 2003
    Jennifer M Wu
    Department of Obstetrics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:1091-5. 2007
    ..To estimate hysterectomy rates by type of hysterectomy and to compare age, length of stay, and regional variation in type of hysterectomy performed for benign indications...
  2. pmc Long-term outcomes of vaginal mesh versus native tissue repair for anterior vaginal wall prolapse
    Michele Jonsson Funk
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, USA
    Int Urogynecol J 24:1279-85. 2013
    ..To estimate the risk of repeat surgery for recurrent prolapse or mesh removal after vaginal mesh versus native tissue repair for anterior vaginal wall prolapse...
  3. pmc Cost-Effectiveness of Laparoscopic Hysterectomy With Morcellation Compared With Abdominal Hysterectomy for Presumed Myomas
    Sarah E Rutstein
    Department of Health Policy and Management, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Electronic address
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 23:223-33. 2016
    ..We sought to evaluate the cost-effectiveness of LH versus AH...
  4. pmc Trends in use of surgical mesh for pelvic organ prolapse
    Michele Jonsson Funk
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 208:79.e1-7. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to examine trends in vaginal mesh prolapse procedures (VMs), abdominal sacrocolpopexy (ASC), and minimally invasive sacrocolpopexy (MISC) from 2005 to 2010...
  5. doi request reprint Maternal outcomes associated with planned vaginal versus planned primary cesarean delivery
    Elizabeth J Geller
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, CB 7570, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7570, USA
    Am J Perinatol 27:675-83. 2010
    ..For healthy primiparous women, planned cesarean delivery decreases certain morbidities. Labored cesarean delivery had increased risks compared with both vaginal delivery and unlabored cesarean delivery...
  6. pmc Prevalence of pelvic floor disorders in women with suspected gynecological malignancy: a survey-based study
    C Emi Bretschneider
    Division of Urogynecology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 7570, 3032 Old Clinics Building, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599 7570, USA
    Int Urogynecol J 27:1409-14. 2016
    ..Understanding of pelvic floor disorders among women with gynecological cancer is limited. The objective of this study was to describe the prevalence of pelvic floor disorders in women with suspected gynecological malignancy before surgery...
  7. pmc Trends in Pharmacotherapy for Bladder Dysfunction Among Children in the United States, 2000 to 2013
    Alan C Kinlaw
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) . 2016
    ..Research is needed regarding the comparative effectiveness and safety of these drugs in children...
  8. doi request reprint Polyethylene Glycol 3350 and Docusate Sodium Compared With Docusate Sodium Alone After Urogynecologic Surgery: A Randomized Controlled Trial
    Autumn L Edenfield
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina the Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Gastroenterology, Duke University, Durham, and the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
    Obstet Gynecol 128:543-9. 2016
    ..To compare time to first bowel movement and additional gastrointestinal outcomes between women receiving polyethylene glycol 3350 (PEG3350) and docusate sodium and docusate sodium alone after urogynecologic surgery...
  9. 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...
  10. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of clean intermittent self-catheterization versus suprapubic catheterization after urogynecologic surgery
    Mary L Jannelli
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:72.e1-4. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the risk of significant bacteruria between clean intermittent self-catheterization (CISC) and suprapubic catheterization (SPC) after urogynecologic surgery...
  11. doi request reprint Short-term outcomes of robotic sacrocolpopexy compared with abdominal sacrocolpopexy
    Elizabeth J Geller
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7570, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 112:1201-6. 2008
    ..To compare short-term outcomes of robotic sacrocolpopexy with abdominal sacrocolpopexy for vaginal vault prolapse...
  12. doi request reprint Cost comparison among robotic, laparoscopic, and open hysterectomy for endometrial cancer
    Jason C Barnett
    Divisions of Gynecologic Oncology and Urogynecology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 116:685-93. 2010
    ..To use decision modeling to compare the costs associated with robotic, laparoscopic, and open hysterectomy for the treatment of endometrial cancer...
  13. pmc Trends and Patterns of Urodynamic Studies in U.S. Males, 2000-2012
    Mitchell M Conover
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 10:e0133657. 2015
    ..To evaluate trends in urodynamic procedures in the U.S. males from 2000-2012 and determine if a 2010 decline in reimbursement was associated with decreased utilization...
  14. pmc Incidence of opioid-managed pelvic pain after hysteroscopic sterilization versus laparoscopic sterilization, US 2005-2012
    Mitchell M Conover
    Center for Women s Health Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 104B Market Street, Chapel Hill, NC, 27704, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 24:875-84. 2015
    ..Compare incidence of opioid-managed pelvic pain within 12 months after hysteroscopic and laparoscopic sterilization...
  15. 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...
  16. pmc Trends and patterns of urodynamic studies in U.S. women, 2000-2012
    Mitchell M Conover
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, and the Center for Women s Health Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
    Obstet Gynecol 125:559-65. 2015
    ..To estimate utilization rates for cystometrograms and describe trends in urodynamic procedures among U.S. women from 2000 to 2012...
  17. doi request reprint Changing trends in surgery for stress urinary incontinence
    Elizabeth J Geller
    Division of Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 25:404-9. 2013
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  18. pmc Sling revision/removal for mesh erosion and urinary retention: long-term risk and predictors
    Michele Jonsson Funk
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 208:73.e1-7. 2013
    ..The objective of the study was to estimate the long-term risk of sling revision/removal after an initial sling and to assess indications (mesh erosion and urinary retention) and predictors of sling revision/removal...
  19. ncbi request reprint Validation of telephone administration of 2 condition-specific quality-of-life questionnaires
    Elizabeth J Geller
    Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7570, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:632.e1-4. 2007
    ..To validate telephone-administered versions of 2 condition-specific quality of life questionnaires: Pelvic Floor Distress Inventory and Pelvic Floor Impact Questionnaire...
  20. doi request reprint The Evaluation of Baseline Physical Function and Cognition in Women Undergoing Pelvic Floor Surgery
    Maria L Nieto
    From the Division of Urogynecology, Department of Obstetrics Gynecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University, Duke Durham and Center for Women s Health Research and Center of Health and Aging, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
    Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg 22:51-4. 2016
    ..Thus, our goal was to assess baseline physical function and cognition in patients scheduled for pelvic reconstructive surgery and to evaluate factors associated with preoperative upper and lower body function...
  21. doi request reprint Perioperative anticholinergic medications and risk of catheterization after urogynecologic surgery
    Paige J Walter
    From the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
    Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg 20:163-7. 2014
    ..This study aimed to examine how anticholinergic medication exposure affects the risk of failed postoperative void trial (VT) in women undergoing urogynecologic surgery...
  22. pmc Prevalence and trends of symptomatic pelvic floor disorders in U.S. women
    Jennifer M Wu
    Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Birmingham Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and the Division of Gerontology, Geriatrics, and Palliative Care, Department of Medicine, The School of Public Health, and the Division of Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama and the Division of General Medicine and Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
    Obstet Gynecol 123:141-8. 2014
    ..To estimate the prevalence and trends of these pelvic floor disorders in U.S. women from 2005 to 2010...
  23. pmc Long-term outcomes after stress urinary incontinence surgery
    Michele Jonsson Funk
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, and the Center for Women s Health Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, and the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 120:83-90. 2012
    ..To compare the long-term risk of repeat stress urinary incontinence (SUI) surgery after different types of initial SUI surgery and to identify predictors of time to repeat SUI surgery in a large, population-based cohort...
  24. doi request reprint Cost analysis of abdominal, laparoscopic, and robotic-assisted myomectomies
    Millie A Behera
    Divisions of Reproductive Endocrinology and Fertility, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 19:52-7. 2012
    ..To perform a cost-minimization analysis of abdominal, traditional laparoscopic and robotic-assisted myomectomy...
  25. ncbi request reprint Is Burch colposuspension ever cost-effective compared with tension-free vaginal tape for stress incontinence?
    Jennifer M Wu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:62.e1-5. 2007
    ..This study was undertaken to evaluate the cost-effectiveness of Burch colposuspension compared with tension-free vaginal tape...
  26. ncbi request reprint Cesarean delivery on maternal request: maternal and neonatal outcomes
    Anthony G Visco
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 108:1517-29. 2006
    ..To review systematically the evidence about maternal and infant outcomes of cesarean delivery on maternal request and planned vaginal delivery...
  27. ncbi request reprint Endocrine therapy and urogenital outcomes among women with a breast cancer diagnosis
    Suzanne N Landi
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 135 Dauer Drive, 2101 McGavran Greenberg Hall, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599 7435, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 27:1325-1332. 2016
    ..We examined urogenital and sexual side effects among women with a breast cancer diagnosis, comparing endocrine therapy users to nonusers...
  28. ncbi request reprint Lifetime risk of surgery for stress urinary incontinence or pelvic organ prolapse
    Maggie F Wilkins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Minerva Ginecol . 2016
    ..Additionally, we will review re-operation rates, trends in management, and future care needs...
  29. doi request reprint Effect of Trospium Chloride on Cognitive Function in Women Aged 50 and Older: A Randomized Trial
    Elizabeth J Geller
    From the Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery Eshelman School of Pharmacy Gillings School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC Inpatient Palliative Medicine, WakeMed Medical Center, Raleigh, NC Divisions of Geriatric Medicine and Neurology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
    Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg . 2017
    ..This study aimed to investigate the effect of trospium chloride on cognitive function in postmenopausal women treated for overactive bladder (OAB)...
  30. pmc Epidemiological trends and future care needs for pelvic floor disorders
    Alexis A Dieter
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 27:380-4. 2015
    ..We also examined the current trends in surgical treatment for these disorders and discuss future care needs...
  31. doi request reprint Factors associated with fecal incontinence in a nationally representative sample of diabetic women
    Maria De La Luz Nieto
    Division of Urogynecology, Department of Ob Gyn, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 7570, 3032 Old Clinics Building, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599 7570, USA
    Int Urogynecol J 26:1483-8. 2015
    ..Our goal was to assess the prevalence of FI among diabetic women and evaluate factors associated with FI in this population...
  32. doi request reprint The Effect of Age on Postoperative Morbidity in Women Undergoing Urogynecologic Surgery
    C Emi Bretschneider
    From the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, GA and Center for Women s Health Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
    Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg 21:236-40. 2015
    ..The objectives of this study were to estimate the effect of older age on postoperative morbidity and to assess other factors associated with postoperative complications after urogynecologic surgery...
  33. pmc Laparoscopic hysterectomy with morcellation vs abdominal hysterectomy for presumed fibroid tumors in premenopausal women: a decision analysis
    Matthew T Siedhoff
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC Electronic address
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 212:591.e1-8. 2015
    ..The purpose of this study was to model outcomes in laparoscopic hysterectomy with morcellation compared with abdominal hysterectomy for the presumed fibroid uterus and to examine short- and long-term complications and death...
  34. doi request reprint Impact of anticholinergic load on bladder function
    Jacquia F De La Cruz
    Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, University of North Carolina, CB 7570, 3032 Old Clinic Building, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Int Urogynecol J 26:545-9. 2015
    ..Our aim was to evaluate the impact of anticholinergic load on urinary retention based on postvoid residual (PVR) on micturition study. Secondary objectives were to assess the effect of anticholinergic load on other urodynamic parameters...
  35. pmc Trends in the surgical management of stress urinary incontinence
    Michele Jonsson Funk
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 119:845-51. 2012
    ..To estimate the rates of stress urinary incontinence (SUI) surgery from 2000 to 2009 by type of procedure, year, age, and region of the country...
  36. ncbi request reprint Mesh erosion in abdominal sacral colpopexy with and without concomitant hysterectomy
    Jennifer M Wu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:1418-22. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine risk factors for mesh erosion, including concomitant hysterectomy, in abdominal sacral colpopexies...