Publications

  1. Anand M, Woelk JL, Weaver AL, Trabuco EC, Klingele CJ, Gebhart JB. Perioperative complications of robotic sacrocolpopexy for post-hysterectomy vaginal vault prolapse. Int Urogynecol J. 2014 Sep; 25(9):1193-200. Epub 2014 Apr 09.
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  2. Trabuco EC, Carranza DA, El-Nashar SA, Klingele CJ, Gebhart JB. Midurethral Slings for the Treatment of Stress Urinary Incontinence: Long-Term Follow-up. Obstet Gynecol. 2014 May; 123 Suppl 1:197S-8S.
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  3. Anand M, Tanouye SL, Gebhart JB. Vesicosacrofistulization after robotically assisted laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy. Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg. 2014 May-Jun; 20(3):180-3.
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  4. Madsen AM, El-Nashar SA, Woelk JL, Klingele CJ, Gebhart JB, Trabuco EC. A cohort study comparing a single-incision sling with a retropubic midurethral sling. Int Urogynecol J. 2014 Mar; 25(3):351-8. Epub 2013 Sep 17.
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  5. Woelk JL, Borah BJ, Trabuco EC, Heien HC, Gebhart JB. Cost differences among robotic, vaginal, and abdominal hysterectomy. Obstet Gynecol. 2014 Feb; 123(2 Pt 1):255-62.
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  6. Kim-Fine S, Smith CY, Gebhart JB, Occhino JA. Medium-term changes in vaginal accommodation and sexual function after vaginal reconstructive surgery. Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg. 2014 Jan-Feb; 20(1):27-32.
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  7. El-Nashar SA, Bacon MM, Kim-Fine S, Weaver AL, Gebhart JB, Klingele CJ. Incidence of female urethral diverticulum: a population-based analysis and literature review. Int Urogynecol J. 2014 Jan; 25(1):73-9. Epub 2013 Jul 16
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  8. Casiano ER, Trabuco EC, Bharucha AE, Weaver AL, Schleck CD, Melton LJ, Gebhart JB. Risk for oophorectomy after hysterectomy. Obstet Gynecol Surv. 2014; 69(5):251-2.
  9. Gebhart J. Ray Lee, 1931-2012: surgeon, teacher, mentor, friend. Int Urogynecol J. 2013 Aug; 24(8):1263-4. Epub 2013 May 24.
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  10. Kim-Fine S, Woolley SM, Weaver AL, Killian JM, Gebhart JB. Work-related musculoskeletal disorders among vaginal surgeons. Int Urogynecol J. 2013 Jul; 24(7):1191-200. Epub 2012 Oct 19.
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  11. Occhino JA, Myer EL, Singh R, Gebhart JB. Surgical and non-surgical education practices in female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery fellowships within the United States. OJOG. 2013 Jun; 3(4A).
  12. Casiano ER, Trabuco EC, Bharucha AE, Weaver AL, Schleck CD, Melton LJ 3rd, Gebhart JB. Risk of oophorectomy after hysterectomy. Obstet Gynecol. 2013 May; 121(5):1069-74.
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  13. Kim-Fine S, Casiano ER, Jankowski CJ, Gebhart JB. Uvular necrosis after gynecologic surgery: a case report. J Anesthesiol Clin Science. 2013 Feb 2; 2(9).
  14. Woelk JL, Casiano ER, Weaver AL, Gostout BS, Trabuco EC, Gebhart JB. The learning curve of robotic hysterectomy. Obstet Gynecol. 2013 Jan; 121(1):87-95.
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  15. Kim-Fine S, Occhino JA, Gebhart JB. Vaginal prolapse repair-native tissue repair versus Mesh augmentation: newer isn't always better. Current Bladder Dysfunction Reports. 2013; 8(1):25-31.
  16. Woelk JL, Casiano ER, Weaver AL, Gostout BS, Trabuco EC, Gebhart JB. The learning curve of robotic hysterectomy. Obstet Gynecol Surv. 2013; 68(4):281-2.
  17. Kim-Fine S, Occhino JA, Gebhart JB. Difficult vaginal hysterectomy. Expert Review of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2013; 8(4):369-77.
  18. Geoffrion R, Gebhart J, Dooley Y, Bent A, Dandolu V, Meeks R, Baker K, Tang S, Ross S, Robert M. The mind's scalpel in surgical education: a randomised controlled trial of mental imagery. BJOG. 2012 Aug; 119(9):1040-8. Epub 2012 Jun 07.
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  19. Bharucha AE, Klingele CJ, Seide BM, Gebhart JB, Zinsmeister AR. Effects of vaginal hysterectomy on anorectal sensorimotor functions--a prospective study. Neurogastroenterol Motil. 2012 Mar; 24(3):235-41. Epub 2011 Dec 12.
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  20. Heisler CA, Casiano ER, Klingele CJ, Gebhart JB, Trabuco EC. Ureteral injury during vaginal mesh excision: Role of prevention and treatment options. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2012; 207(6):e3-4.
  21. Occhino JA, Trabuco EC, Heisler CA, Klingele CJ, Gebhart JB. Validation of a visual analog scale form of the pelvic organ prolapse/urinary incontinence sexual function questionnaire 12. Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg. 2011 Sep; 17(5):246-8.
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  22. Jankowski CJ, Weingarten TN, Martin DP, Whalen FX, Gebhart JB, Liedl LM, Danielson DR, Nadeau AM, Schroeder DR, Warner DO, Sprung J. Randomised trial of intranasal nicotine and postoperative pain, nausea and vomiting in non-smoking women. Eur J Anaesthesiol. 2011 Aug; 28(8):585-91.
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  23. Casiano ER, Gebhart JB, McGree ME, Weaver AL, Klingele CJ, Trabuco EC. Does concomitant prolapse repair at the time of midurethral sling affect recurrent rates of incontinence? Int Urogynecol J. 2011 Jul; 22(7):819-25. Epub 2011 Feb 22.
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  24. Occhino JA, Trabuco EC, Heisler CA, Klingele CJ, Gebhart JB. Changes in vaginal anatomy and sexual function after vaginal surgery. Int Urogynecol J. 2011 Jul; 22(7):799-804. Epub 2011 Mar 17.
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  25. Trabuco EC, Klingele CJ, Weaver AL, McGree ME, Lightner DJ, Gebhart JB. Preoperative and postoperative predictors of satisfaction after surgical treatment of stress urinary incontinence. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2011 May; 204(5):444.e1-6. Epub 2011 Feb 24.
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  26. Occhino JA, Hannigan TL, Baggish MS, Gebhart JB. Resident duty-hour restrictions and their effect on operative experience in obstetrics and gynecology. Gynecol Obstet Invest. 2011; 72(2):73-8. Epub 2011 Aug 17.
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  27. Klingele CJ, Lightner DJ, Fletcher JG, Gebhart JB, Bharucha AE. Dysfunctional urinary voiding in women with functional defecatory disorders. Neurogastroenterol Motil. 2010 Oct; 22(10):1094-e284. Epub 2010 Jun 17.
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  28. Occhino JA, Croak AJ, Gebhart JB. A 31-year-old woman with urethral duplication, stress urinary incontinence, uterovaginal prolapse, and rectal prolapse. Int Urogynecol J. 2010 Apr; 21(4):507-8. Epub 2009 Oct 24.
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  29. El-Nashar SA, Hopkins MR, Barnes SA, Pruthi RK, Gebhart JB, Cliby WA, Famuyide AO. Health-related quality of life and patient satisfaction after global endometrial ablation for menorrhagia in women with bleeding disorders: a follow-up survey and systematic review. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2010 Apr; 202(4):348.e1-7. Epub 2010 Jan 08.
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  30. Occhino JA, Gebhart JB. Difficult vaginal hysterectomy. Clin Obstet Gynecol. 2010 Mar; 53(1):40-50.
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  31. Heisler CA, Casiano ER, Gebhart JB. Hysterectomy and perioperative morbidity in women who have undergone renal transplantation. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2010 Mar; 202(3):314.e1-4.
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  32. Heisler CA, Aletti GD, Weaver AL, Melton LJ 3rd, Cliby WA, Gebhart JB. Improving quality of care: development of a risk-adjusted perioperative morbidity model for vaginal hysterectomy. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2010 Feb; 202(2):137.e1-5. Epub 2009 Aug 18.
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  33. Heisler CA, Melton LJ 3rd, Weaver AL, Gebhart JB. Complication rates between local and referral patients undergoing vaginal hysterectomy at an academic medical center. Mayo Clin Proc. 2010 Feb; 85(2):145-9.
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  34. Heisler CA, Weaver AL, Melton LJ 3rd, Gebhart JB. Effect of additional reconstructive surgery on perioperative and postoperative morbidity in women undergoing vaginal hysterectomy. Obstet Gynecol. 2009 Oct; 114(4):720-6.
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  35. Heisler CA, Melton LJ 3rd, Weaver AL, Gebhart JB. Determining perioperative complications associated with vaginal hysterectomy: code classification versus chart review. J Am Coll Surg. 2009 Jul; 209(1):119-22. Epub 2009 May 28.
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  36. Blandon RE, Gebhart JB, Trabuco EC, Klingele CJ. Complications from vaginally placed mesh in pelvic reconstructive surgery. Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct. 2009 May; 20(5):523-31. Epub 2009 Feb 10.
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  37. Trabuco EC, Klingele CJ, Weaver AL, McGree ME, Lightner DJ, Gebhart JB. Medium-term comparison of continence rates after rectus fascia or midurethral sling placement. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2009 Mar; 200(3):300.e1-6. Epub 2009 Jan 24.
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  38. Blandon RE, Bharucha AE, Melton LJ 3rd, Schleck CD, Zinsmeister AR, Gebhart JB. Risk factors for pelvic floor repair after hysterectomy. Obstet Gynecol. 2009 Mar; 113(3):601-8.
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  39. Babalola EO, Bharucha AE, Melton LJ 3rd, Schleck CD, Zinsmeister AR, Klingele CJ, Gebhart JB. Utilization of surgical procedures for pelvic organ prolapse: a population-based study in Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1965-2002. Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct. 2008 Sep; 19(9):1243-50. Epub 2008 May 27.
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  40. Gebhart JB, Dixon DA, Trabuco EC, Klingele CJ, Bagniewski SM, Weaver AL. Three-year outcomes of Uretex Urethral Support System for treatment of stress urinary incontinence. Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct. 2008 Aug; 19(8):1075-9. Epub 2008 Feb 28.
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  41. Gebhart JB, Trabuco EC. New procedures for pelvic floor repair: Progress or propaganda? Geburtshilfe Frauenheilkd. 2008 Jul; 68(7):699-707.
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  42. Blandon RE, Gebhart JB, Lightner DJ, Klingele CJ. Re-operation rates after permanent sacral nerve stimulation for refractory voiding dysfunction in women. BJU Int. 2008 May; 101(9):1119-23. Epub 2008 Jan 10.
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  43. Blandon RE, Bharucha AE, Melton LJ 3rd, Schleck CD, Babalola EO, Zinsmeister AR, Gebhart JB. Incidence of pelvic floor repair after hysterectomy: A population-based cohort study. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2007 Dec; 197(6):664.e1-7.
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  44. Trabuco EC, Zobitz ME, Klingele CJ, Gebhart JB. Effect of host response (incorporation, encapsulation, mixed incorporation and encapsulation, or resorption) on the tensile strength of graft-reinforced repair in the rat ventral hernia model. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2007 Dec; 197(6):638.e1-6.
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  45. Melton LJ 3rd, Achenbach SJ, Gebhart JB, Babalola EO, Atkinson EJ, Bharucha AE. Influence of hysterectomy on long-term fracture risk. Fertil Steril. 2007 Jul; 88(1):156-62. Epub 2007 Jan 30.
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  46. El-Nashar SA, Hopkins MR, Feitoza SS, Pruthi RK, Barnes SA, Gebhart JB, Cliby WA, Famuyide AO. Global endometrial ablation for menorrhagia in women with bleeding disorders. Obstet Gynecol. 2007 Jun; 109(6):1381-7.
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  47. Trabuco EC, Klingele CJ, Gebhart JB. Xenograft use in reconstructive pelvic surgery: a review of the literature. Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct. 2007 May; 18(5):555-63. Epub 2007 Jan 17.
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  48. Babalola EO, Bharucha AE, Schleck CD, Gebhart JB, Zinsmeister AR, Melton LJ 3rd. Decreasing utilization of hysterectomy: a population-based study in Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1965-2002. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2007 Mar; 196(3):214.e1-7.
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  49. Hesley GK, Felmlee JP, Gebhart JB, Dunagan KT, Gorny KR, Kesler JB, Brandt KR, Glantz JN, Gostout BS. Noninvasive treatment of uterine fibroids: early Mayo Clinic experience with magnetic resonance imaging-guided focused ultrasound. Mayo Clin Proc. 2006 Jul; 81(7):936-42.
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  50. Sprung J, Sanders MS, Warner ME, Gebhart JB, Stanhope CR, Jankowski CJ, Liedl L, Schroeder DR, Brown DR, Warner DO. Pain relief and functional status after vaginal hysterectomy: intrathecal versus general anesthesia. Can J Anaesth. 2006 Jul; 53(7):690-700.
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  51. Bharucha AE, Croak AJ, Gebhart JB, Berglund LJ, Seide BM, Zinsmeister AR, An KN. Comparison of rectoanal axial forces in health and functional defecatory disorders. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2006 Jun; 290(6):G1164-9. Epub 2006 Feb 02.
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  52. Babalola EO, Famuyide AO, McGuire LJ, Gebhart JB, Klingele CJ. Vaginal erosion, sinus formation, and ischiorectal abscess following transobturator tape: ObTape implantation. Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct. 2006 Jun; 17(4):418-21. Epub 2005 Sep 27.
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  53. DiMarco CS, DiMarco DS, Klingele CJ, Gebhart JB. Vesicouterine fistula: a review of eight cases. Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct. 2006 Jun; 17(4):395-9. Epub 2006 Mar 08.
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  54. Klingele CJ, Bharucha AE, Fletcher JG, Gebhart JB, Riederer SG, Zinsmeister AR. Pelvic organ prolapse in defecatory disorders. Obstet Gynecol. 2005 Aug; 106(2):315-20.
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  55. Croak AJ, Gebhart JB. Congenital Anomalies of the Female Urogenital Tract. Journal of Pelvic Med & Surg. 2005 Jul/August; 11(4):165.
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  56. Dowdy SC, Metzinger DS, Gebhart JB, Srivatsa P, Haddock MG, Suman VJ, Podratz KC. Salvage whole-abdominal radiation therapy after second-look laparotomy or secondary debulking surgery in patients with ovarian cancer. Gynecol Oncol. 2005 Feb; 96(2):389-94.
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  57. Croak AJ, Gebhart JB, Klingele CJ, Schroeder G, Lee RA, Podratz KC. Characteristics of patients with vaginal rupture and evisceration. Obstet Gynecol. 2004 Mar; 103(3):572-6.
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  58. Feitoza SS, Gebhart JB, Gostout BS, Wilson TO, Cliby WA. Thermal balloon ablation for abnormal uterine bleeding. ACOG Clinical Review. 2004 Mar-Apr; 9(2).
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  59. Croak AJ, Schulte V, Klingele CJ, Gebhart JB, Lee RA, Lesnick TG, Peron S. Needle tip control and its effect in reducing intraoperative complications during tension-free vaginal tape placement. Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct. 2004 Mar-Apr; 15(2):138-44; discussion 144. Epub 2004 Jan 20.
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  60. Klingele CJ, Gebhart JB, Croak AJ, DiMarco CS, Lesnick TG, Lee RA. McIndoe procedure for vaginal agenesis: Long-term outcome and effect on quality of life. American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology. 2003 Dec; 189(6):1569-72.
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  61. Feitoza SS, Gebhart JB, Gostout BS, Wilson TO, Cliby WA. Efficacy of thermal balloon ablation in patients with abnormal uterine bleeding. American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology. 2003 Aug; 189(2):453-7.
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  62. Croak AJ, Schulte V, Peron S, Klingele C, Gebhart J, Lee R. Transvaginal tape lysis for urinary obstruction after tension-free vaginal tape placement. J Urol. 2003 Jun; 169(6):2238-41.
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  63. Croak AJ, Gebhart JB, Klingele CJ, Lee RA, Rayburn WF. Therapeutic strategies for vaginal Mullerian agenesis. J Reprod Med. 2003 Jun; 48(6):395-401.
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  64. Carley ME, Rickard DJ, Gebhart JB, Webb MJ, Podratz KC, Spelsberg TC. Distribution of estrogen receptors alpha and beta mRNA in mouse urogenital tissues and their expression after oophorectomy and estrogen replacement. Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct. 2003 Jun; 14(2):141-5. Epub 2003 Feb 27.
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  65. Carley ME, Klingele CJ, Boldt KL, Gebhart JB. Concomitant urethral and uterovaginal prolapse in a postmenopausal woman - A case report. J Reprod Med. 2002 Nov; 47(11):939-42.
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  66. Carley ME, Klingele CJ, Gebhart JB, Webb MJ, Wilson TO. Laparoscopy versus laparotomy in the management of benign unilateral adnexal masses. J Am Assoc Gynecol Laparosc. 2002 Aug; 9(3):321-6.
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  67. Gebhart JB, Rickard DJ, Barrett TJ, Lesnick TG, Webb MJ, Podratz KC, Spelsberg TC. Expression of estrogen receptor isoforms alpha and beta messenger RNA in vaginal tissue of premenopausal and postmenopausal women. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2001 Dec; 185(6):1325-30; discussion 1330-1.
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  68. Gebhart JB, Roche PC, Keeney GL, Lesnick TG, Podratz KC. Assessment of inhibin and p53 in granulosa cell tumors of the ovary. Gynecol Oncol. 2000 May; 77(2):232-6.
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