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RESEARCH ARTICLES

Owen RK, Abrams KR, Mayne C, Slack M, Tincello DG. Comparison of the effectiveness of repeated injections of onabotulinum toxin A for refractory idiopathic detrusor overactivity: analysis of an open label extension of a randomized trial (the RELAX study). Neurourol Urodyn. 2016 Aug 26. doi: 10.1002/nau.23095. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 27564599

 

Kindinger LM, MacIntyre DA, Lee YS, Marchesi JR, Smith A, McDonald JA, Terzidou V, Cook JR, Lees C, Israfil-Bayli F, Faiza Y, Toozs-Hobson P, Slack M, Cacciatore S, Holmes E, Nicholson JK, Teoh TG, Bennett PR. Relationship between vaginal microbial dysbiosis, inflammation, and pregnancy outcomes in cervical cerclage. Sci Transl Med. 2016 Aug 3;8(350):350ra102. doi: 10.1126/scitranslmed.aag1026.PMID:27488896

 

Owen RK, Abrams, KR, Mayne C, Slack M, Tincello, DG. Patient factors associated with onabotulinum toxin A treatment outcome in women with detrusor overactivity. Neurourol & Urog 2016;DOI 10.1002/nau

 

Freeman RM, Pantaziz K, Thomson A, Frappell J, Bombieri L, Moran P, Slack M, Scott P, Wayterfield M. A randomised controlled trial of abdominal versus laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy for the treatment of post-hysterectomy vaginal vault prolapse: LAS study. Reply to comment. Int Urogynecol J 2014;25:438-438

 

Tincello DG, Owen RK, Slack M, Mayne C, Toozs-Hobson, Abrams KR Efficacy of Repeat Treatment With Onabotulinum Toxin For Refractory Detrusor Overactivity: Secondary Analysis of Open Label Extension of a Randomised Controlled Trial. Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery 2014, Vol 20, No 4(Spl)

 

Tincello DG, Owen RK, Slack M, Mayne C, Toozs-Hobson, Abrams KR Patient Factors Influencing The Likelihood of Cure or Improvement After Treatment With Botulinum Toxin For Refractory Detrusor Overactivity: Secondary Analysis of Data From a Ramdomised Trial. Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery 2014, Vol 20, No 4(Spl)

 

Israfilbayli F, Toozs-Hobson P, Lees C, Slack M, Ismail KMK. Cervical Cerclage and type of suture material: A survey of UK Consultants’ Practice. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 2014;27:1584-1588

 

Freeman RM, Pantaziz K, Thomson A, Frappell J, Bombieri L, Moran P, Slack M, Scott P, Wayterfield M. A randomized controlled trial of abdominal versus laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy for the treatment of post-hysterectomy vaginal vault prolapse: LAS study Int Urogyn J (2013)24:377-384

 

 Quinn C, Jones M, Slack M, Tincello D. Cost-effectiveness of onabotulinum toxin A versus placebo for refractory detrusor overactivity in women: economic analysis of the RELAX study. 2012 Submit

 

 Tincello D, Owen RK, Slack M, Abrams K. Validation of the Patient Global Impression scales for use in detrusor overactivity: secondary analysis of the RELAX study. BJOG 2013;120:212-216

 

Freeman RM, Pantaziz K, Thomson A, Frappell J, Bombieri L, Moran P, Slack M, Scott P, Wayterfield M. A randomized controlled trial of abdominal versus laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy for the treatment of post-hysterectomy vaginal vault prolapse: LAS study Int Urogyn J (2013)24:377-384

 

Israfilbayli F, Toozs-Hobson P, Lees C, Slack M, Ismail KMK. Cervical Cerclage and type of suture material: A survey of UK Consultants’ Practice. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 2013

 

Pradhan A, Aiken CE, Kearney RM, Slack M. Evaluation of urogynaecology care of an elderly population in a specialist urogynaecology centre. J Obstet Gynecol 2013;33: 60-63

 

Israfil-Bayli F, Toozs-Hobson P, Lees C, Slack M, Ismail, K. Pregnancy outcome after elective cervical cerclage in relation to type of suture material used. Med Hypothesis 2013;81: 119-121

 

Freeman RM, Pantaziz K, Thomson A, Frappell J, Bombieri L, Moran P, Slack M, Scott P, Wayterfield M. A randomized controlled trial of abdominal versus laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy for the treatment of post-hysterectomy vaginal vault prolapse: LAS study Int Urogyn J 2012

Slack M, Ostergard D, Cervigni M, Deprest J A Standardized description of graft-containing meshes and recommended steps before the introduction of medical devices for prolapse surgery. Int Urogynecol J 2012 ;23:S15-S26

 

Tincello D, Kenyon S, Abrams K, Mayne C, Toozs-Hobson, Taylor D, Slack M. Botulinum toxin A versus placebo for refractory detrusor overactivity in women: a randomized, blinded, placebo controlled trial of 240 women (the RELAX study) European J of Urology On Line January 2012

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Sayer T, Lim J, Gauld J, Hinoul P, Jones P, Franco N, van Drie D & Slack M. Medium-term outcomes following surgical repair for vaginal prolapse with tension-free mesh and vaginal support device.
Int Urogynecol J 2012  DOI 10.1007/s00192-011-1600-3

 

Bakali E, Pitchforth E, Tincello D, Kenyon S, Slack M, Toozs-Hobson P, Mayne C, Jones D, Taylor D.  Clinicians' views on the feasibility of surgical randomized trials in urogynecology: Results of a questionnaire survey. Neurourology and Urodynamics. 2011;30:69-74

 

Zyczynski H, Carey MP, Smith ARB, Gould JM, Robinson D, Sikirica V, Reisenauer C, Slack M. One-year clinical outcomes after prolapse surgery with nonanchored mesh and VSD Am J Obstet Gynecol 2010;203:587-589

 

Reisenauer C, Thomas S, Huebner M, Slack M, Carey M Anatomic study of prolapse surgery with nonanchored mesh and a vaginal support device. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2010;203:590-591

 

Tincello D, Kenyou S, Slack M, Toozs-Hobson, Mayne C, Jones D, Taylor D

Colposuspension or TVT with anterior repair for urinary incontinence and prolapse: results and lessons from a pilot randomised patient-preference study (CARPET 1) BJOG 2009DOI:10.1111/j.1809-14

 

Walsh CA, Walsh SR, Tang TY, Slack M, Total abdominal hysterectomy versus total laparoscopic hysterectomy for benign disease: A meta-analysis. Eur J Obstet Gynecol 2009; 144:3-7


Dhinagar Subramanian, Karine Szwarcensztein, Josephine A. Mauskopf, Mark C. Slack
Rate, type, and cost of pelvic organ prolapse surgery in Germany, France, and England European Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology and Reproductive Biology. 2009; 144:177-181

 

M Carey, M Slack, P Higgs, M Wynn-Williams, and A Cornish

Vaginal surgery for pelvic organ prolapse using mesh and a vaginal support device

BJOG. 2008 February; 115(3): 391–397.

 

Linda Cardozo, Elke Heßdörfer, Rodolfo Milani, Pedro Arańó, Luc Dewilde, Mark Slack, Ted Drogendijk, Mar Wright, John BolodeokuSolifenacin in the treatment of urgency and other symptoms of overactive bladder: results from a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, rising-dose trial. BJU Int 2008;109:1120-1127

 

Walsh, C. A., Sherwin, J. R. A. and Slack M. (2007), Vaginal evisceration following total laparoscopic hysterectomy: Case report and review of the literature. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 47: 516–519.

 

White V. Hardwick RH. Rees JR. Slack M. Massive urinary ascites after removal of a supra-pubic catheter: case report and review of the literature. Int Urogynecol J. 2007; 18:831-833.

 

Slack M Advancing the understanding of pathophysiological rationale for the treatment of stress urinary incontinence in women: the “trampoline theory” (Editorial) BJU int 2006;98: 15-16

 

Slack M, Sandhu, JS, Staskin DR, Grant RC  In vivo comparison of suburethral sling materials. Int Urogynecol J. 2006; 17: 106-110

 

Slack M, Culligan P, Tracey M, Hunsicker K, Patel B, Sumeray M. Technique of Urethral Retro-Resistance Pressure Measurement. Neurourology & Urodynamics. 2005; 24 : 96-97.

 

Johnson H, Slack M. Evidence-based management of stress urinary incontinence. The Obstetrician & Gynaecologist 2005;7:159-165

 

Slack M. Management of prolapse of the anterior compartment. Br J Obstet & Gynecol. 2004; 111:67-72

 

M. Slack, P. Culligan, M. Tracey, K. Hunsicker, B. Patel, M. Sumeray. The Relationship of Urethral Retro-resistance Pressure to Urodynamic Measurements and Incontinence Severity. Neurourology & Urodynamics. 2004;23:102-114

 

M. Slack, M. Tracey, Amy Godwin, B. Patel, M. Sumeray. Urethral Retro-resistance Pressure: A New Measurements in Women Without Urinary Incontinence. Neurourology & Urodynamics. 2004 ;23:656-661

 

Van Kerrebroeck P, Abrams P, Lange R, Slack M, Wyndale JJ, Yalcin I, Bump R. Duloxetine vs. Placebo in the treatment of stress urinary incontinence. Brit J Obstet & Gynecol 2004; 111:1-9

 

Slack M Recurrent Pelvic Organ Prolapse. Australian & New Zealand Continence Journal. 2003; 9:72-73

 

Freeman R, Hill S, Millard R, Slack M, Sutherst J. Reduced perception of urgency in treatment of overactive bladder with extended-release Tolterodine. Obstet & Gynecol 2003; 102:605-11

 

Quinn M, Slack M, Kirk N, Harris M. Obstetric dennervation, gynecologic reinnervation. Am J Obstet & Gynecol 2002; 168-169.

 

Clarke SC, Kelleher J, Lloyd-Jones H, Slack M, Schofield PM. A study of hormone replacement therapy in postmenopausal women with ischaemic heart disease: the Papworth HRT Atherosclerosis Study. BJOG 2002; 109:1056-1062

 

Maher CF, Carey MP, Slack MC, Murray CJ, Milligan M, Schluter P. Uterine preservation or hysterectomy at sacrospinous colpopexy for uterovaginal prolapse. Int Urogyn J 2001; 12:381-384

 

Quinn MJ Slack MC Anatomy of Denonvilliers’ fascia and pelvic nerves, impotence, and implications for the colorectal surgeon. Br J Surg 2001; 88:887-891

 

Slack MC Quinn MJ. Intrafascial hysterectomy: the third way? Br J Obstet & Gynecol. 2000;107:1376-1379

 

Carey MP, Slack MC. GnRH analogue in assessing chronic pelvic pain in women with residual ovaries.  Br J Obstet & Gynecol 1996; 103: 150-153.

Carey MP Slack MC. Transvaginal Sacrospinous Colpopexy for Vault and Marked  Uterovaginal Prolapse. Br J Obstet & Gynaecol. 1994; 101:536-540.

 

Winter TA, Painter ML, Slack MC. An assessment of registrars and their training programme at the University of Cape Town teaching hospital.  S Afri Med  J. 1990;77:304-306.

 

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