Research

USF Urogynecology doctors are active in research and publishing. Listed here are come of our publications.



Research

Hoyte L, Lu K, Muto M, Nucci M, Versi E, Kikinis R, Fielding JR. Magnetic Resonance Imaging based three dimensional modeling of a complex vulvar tumor as a component of presurgical planning. J Women's Imaging 2000;2:138-140.

Norwitz ER, Hoyte LPJ, Jenkins K, van der Velde M, Ratiu P, Rodriguez-Thompson D, Wilkins-Haug L, Tempany CMC, Fishman SJ. Conjoined twins with twin reversed arterial perfusion sequence: A novel technique for antenatal surgical planning. N Engl J Med 2000;343:399-402.

Hoyte L, Fielding JR, Versi E, Mamisch C, Kolvenbach C, Dumanli H, Kikinis R. MR-Based three-dimensional modeling of Levator Ani: First studies of muscle volume and geometry in living women with normal GU function, prolapse, and genuine stress incontinence. Arch Esp Urol 2001;54:532-539.

Hoyte L, Schierlitz L, Zou K, Flesh G, Fielding JR. Two and 3 dimensional MRI comparison of Levator Ani structure, volume and integrity in women with stress incontinence and prolapse. Am J. Obstet Gynecol, 2001;185:11-19.

Hoyte L, Ratiu P. Linear measurements in two dimensional pelvic floor imaging: The impact of slice tilt angles on measurement reproducibility. Am J. Obstet Gynecol 2001;185: 537-544

Hundley A, Fielding J, Hoyte L. Double Cervix and Vagina with Septate Uterus: An Uncommon Müllerian Malformation. Obstet Gynecol. 2001;98(pt 2): 982-5.

Fielding JR, Hoyte L, Okon SA, Schreyer A, Lee J, Zou K, Warfield S, Richie J, Loughlin KR, O’Leary MP, Doyle CK, Kikinis R. Virtual cystoscopy with color mapping of bladder wall thickness for tumor detection. J Urol. 2002; 167:559-562.

Jaume S, Ferrant M, Macq B, Hoyte L , Fielding JR, Schreyer A, Kikinis R, Warfield S, Tumor Detection in the Bladder Wall with a Measurement of Abnormal Thickness in CT Scans. IEEE TRANS BIOMED ENG 2003;50:383-390.

Singh, K Jakab M, Reid WMN, Berger LA, Hoyte L. Three-dimensional MRI assessment of Levator ani morphology in different grades of prolapse. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2003;188:910-5.

Hart SR, Weiser EB. Abdominal Sacral Colpopexy Mesh Erosion Resulting in a Sinus Tract Formation and Sacral Abscess. Obstet Gynecol 2004;103:1037-1040.

Hoyte L, Jakab M, Warfield S, Shott S, Flesh G, Fielding JR. Levator ani thickness variations in symptomatic and asymptomatic women using MR-based 3D color mapping. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2004;191:856-861.

Hoyte L, Thomas J, Foster RT, Shott S., Jakab M, Weidner A. Racial differences in pelvic geometry among asymptomatic nulliparas as seen on three dimensional Magnetic Resonance Images. Am J Obstet Gynecol.2005: 193;2035-40.

Hart SR, Moore RD, Miklos JR, Mattox TF, Kohli N. Incidence of concomitantsurgery for pelvic organ prolapse in patients surgically treated for stressurinary incontinence. Journal of Reproductive Medicine 2006; 51(7): 521-24.

Shah AD, Kohli N, Rajan SS, Hoyte L. The age distribution, rates, and types of surgeryfor pelvic organ prolapse in the USA. Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct. 2007 Sep 20

Shah AD, Kohli N, Rajan SS, Hoyte L. Racial characteristics of women undergoing surgery for pelvic organ prolapse in the United States. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2007 Jul;197(1):70.e1-8.

Hoyte L, Damasser M. Magnetic Resonance-Based Female Pelvic Anatomy as Relevant for Maternal Childbirth Injury Simulations. Ann. N.Y. Acad. Sci. 1101: 361–376 (2007).

Shobeiri SA, Chesson RR. West EC, Shott S, Hoyte L, “A Pilot Study of Extracorporeal Magnetic Stimulation of the Pelvic Floor for the Treatment of Women With Fecal Incontinence and Underactive Pelvic Floor Muscles”. Journal of Pelvic Medicine & Surgery. 13(1):19-26, January/February 2007

Downing KT, Hoyte LP, Warfield SK; Weidner AC. “Racial Differences in Pelvic Floor Muscle Thickness in Asymptomatic Nulliparas as Seen on MRI Based 3-D Color Thickness Mapping”. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2007;197:625.e1-625.e4.

Shah AD, Kohli N, Rajan SS, Hoyte L.The age distribution, rates, and types of surgery for stress urinary incontinence in the USA.Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct. 2008 Jan;19(1):89-96. Epub 2007 May 22

Hoyte L, Dietz H, Steensma A. Atlas of Pelvic Floor Ultrasound. Springer 1 edition. Dec 13, 2007

Hoyte L, Damaser MS, Warfield SK, Chukkapalli G, Majumdar A, Choi DJ, Trivedi A, Krysl P.Quantity and distribution of levator ani stretch during simulated vaginal childbirth.Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2008 Aug;199(2):198.e1-5. Epub 2008 Jun 2.

Shah AD, Massagli MP, Kohli N, Rajan SS, Braaten KP, Hoyte L.A reliable, valid instrument to assess patient knowledge about urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse.Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct. 2008 Sep;19(9):1283-9. Epub 2008 May 15.

Shah AD, Shott S, Kohli N, Wu JM, Catlin S, Hoyte L.Do racial differences in knowledge about urogynecologic issues exist?Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct. 2008 Oct;19(10):1371-8. Epub 2008 May 9.

Hoyte L, Brubaker L, Fielding JR, Lockhart ME, Heilbrun ME, Salomon CG, Ye W, Brown MB; Pelvic Floor Disorders Network Measurements from image-based three dimensional pelvic floor reconstruction: a study of inter- and intraobserver reliability. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2009 Aug;30(2):344-50.

Hart SR, Yeung P, Sobolewski C. Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site Hysterectomy
in Gynecologic Surgery. Surgical Technology International XX. 2010 Oct:195-206.

Bassaly R, Tidwell N, Bertolino S, Hoyte L, Downes K, Hart S. Myofascial pain and pelvic floor dysfunction in patients with interstitial cystitis. Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct. 2010 Oct 26

Hart SR, Ross S, Rosemurgy A. Laparo-Endoscopic Single-Site (LESS) combined cholecystectomy and hysterectomy. Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology. Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology. 2010 Nov-Dec;17(6):798-801.

Hoyte L, Ye W, Brubaker L, Fielding JR, Lockhart ME, Heilbrun ME, Brown MB, Warfield SK, Pelvic Floor Disorders Network, Segmentations of MRI \ images of the female pelvic floor : A Study of Inter- and Intra-reader Reliability. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2011 in Press.

Bassaly R, Downes K, Hart SR. Dietary consumption triggers in Interstitial Cystitis/Bladder Pain Syndrome patients. Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery. Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery. 17(1):36-39, January/February 2011.