Surgery for Urinary Incontinence

1st Edition

Female Pelvic Surgery Video Atlas Series: Expert Consult: Online and Print


  • Roger Dmochowski
  • Mickey Karram
  • W. Reynolds
  • Table of Contents

    1. Etiology and Epidemiology of Urinary Incontinence

    2. Preoperative Evaluation of Patients with Urinary Incontinence and Selection of Appropriate Surgical Procedures for Stress Incontinence

    2-1 Discussion of Normal Lower Urinary Tract Function

    2-2 Live Patient Interview

    2-3 Case Study of a Patient with Mixed Urinary Incontinence

    2-4 Examination of a Patient with Significant Anterior Vaginal Wall Prolapse

    2-5 Case Study of a Patient with Symptomatic Prolapse and Incontinence

    2-6 Demonstration of "Eyeball" Filling Study in a Patient with Incontinence and Prolapse

    2-7 Q-Tip Test in a Patient with Minimal Urethral Mobility

    2-8 Overview of Specific Urodynamics Studies

    3. Surgical Anatomy of the Anterior Vaginal Wall, Retropubic Space, and Inner Groin

    3-1 Anatomy of the Anterior Vaginal Wall

    3-2 Anatomy of the Lower Urinary Tract

    3-3 Anatomy of Retropubic Space (Cadaveric Dissection)

    3-4 Anatomy of Retropubic Space (Live Surgical Demonstration)

    3-5 Anatomy Relevant to Retropubic Midurethral Slings

    3-6 Anatomy Relevant to Transobturator Midurethral Slings

    4. Retropubic Operations for Stress Urinary Incontinence

    4-1 Modified Burch Colposuspension

    4-2 Laparoscopic Paravaginal Repair

    5. Biologic Bladder Neck Pubovaginal Slings

    5-1 Rectus Fascia Pubovaginal Sling Procedure

    5-2 Urethral Reconstruction with Martius Fat Pad Transposition and Cadaveric Fascia Lata Pubovaginal Sling

    6. Retropubic Synthetic Midurethral Slings

    6-1 Traditional Tension-Free Vaginal Tape Procedure

    6-2 Tension-Free Vaginal Tape EXACT Procedure

    6-3 SPARC Procedure

    7. Transobturator Synthetic Midurethral Slings

    7-1 Transobturator Sling: Inside-Out Technique (Exam


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    About the editors

    Roger Dmochowski

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor of Urology, Director, Pelvic Medicine and Reconstruction Fellowship, Department of Urology, Vanderbilt University Hospital, Nashville, Tennesse

    Mickey Karram

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Director of Fellowship Program, Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery, The Christ Hospital; Professor of Obstetrics/Gynecology and Urology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio

    W. Reynolds

    Affiliations and Expertise

    W. Stuart Reynolds, MD, MPH Assistant Professor Department of Urologic Surgery Vanderbilt University Medical Center Nashville, Tennessee