Dr Arun


August 19, 2016 Papers

Dr Arun Published Papers

Peer-reviewed Publications

1: Arunkalaivanan A, Kaur H, Onuma O. Laser therapy as a treatment modality for
genitourinary syndrome of menopause: a critical appraisal of evidence. Int
Urogynecol J. 2017 May;28(5):681-685. doi: 10.1007/s00192-017-3282-y. Epub 2017
Feb 2. PubMed PMID: 28154914.

2: Arunkalaivanan AS, Baptiste M, Sami T. Urethral Diverticulum in Women:
Retrospective Case Series. J Obstet Gynaecol India. 2016 Feb;66(1):47-51. doi:
10.1007/s13224-014-0642-0. PubMed PMID: 26924907; PubMed Central PMCID:

3: Arunkalaivanan A, do Nascimento VC, Needham M. Cauda equina syndrome: an
uncommon cause of urinary retention in a young woman. Int Urogynecol J. 2016
Jul;27(7):1121-3. doi: 10.1007/s00192-016-2971-2. PubMed PMID: 26872649.

4: Abeywickrama L, Arunkalaivanan A, Quinlan M. Repeated botulinum toxin type A
(Dysport) injections for women with intractable detrusor overactivity: a
prospective outcome study. Int Urogynecol J. 2014 May;25(5):601-5. doi:
10.1007/s00192-013-2228-2. PubMed PMID: 24132493.

5: Lemos N, Korte JE, Iskander M, Freeman R, Arunkalaivanan A, Rizk D, Halaska M,
Medina C, Conceição JC, Parekh M, Martan A, Sorinola O, Wlazlak E, Ghoniem G,
Swift S. Center-by-center results of a multicenter prospective trial to determine
the inter-observer correlation of the simplified POP-Q in describing pelvic organ
prolapse. Int Urogynecol J. 2012 May;23(5):579-84. doi:
10.1007/s00192-011-1593-y. PubMed PMID: 22083515.

6: Parekh M, Swift S, Lemos N, Iskander M, Freeman B, Arunkalaivanan AS, Martan
A, Sorinola O, Rizk D, Halaska M, Surkont G, Medina C, Conceicao JC, Korte JE.
Multicenter inter-examiner agreement trial for the validation of simplified POPQ
system. Int Urogynecol J. 2011 Jun;22(6):645-50. doi: 10.1007/s00192-011-1395-2.
PubMed PMID: 21431391.

7: Deole N, Kaufmann A, Arunkalaivanan A. Evaluation of safety and efficacy of
single-incision mid-urethral short tape procedure (MiniArc™ tape) for stress
urinary incontinence under local anaesthesia. Int Urogynecol J. 2011
Mar;22(3):335-9. doi: 10.1007/s00192-010-1284-0. PubMed PMID: 20938645.

8: Raghavan R, Deole N, Arunkalaivanan AS. Surgical management of late
complications of tension free vaginal tape. J Obstet Gynaecol. 2010;30(5):523-4.
doi: 10.3109/01443615.2010.487581. PubMed PMID: 20604664.

9: Arunkalaivanan AS, Sajja A, Kubal U. Evaluation of safety and feasibility of
ambulatory urogynaecological procedures in a 24-h setting. Int Urogynecol J. 2010
Oct;21(10):1219-22. doi: 10.1007/s00192-010-1174-5. PubMed PMID: 20458463.

10: Arunkalaivanan AS, Morrison A, Jha S, Blann A. Prevalence of urinary and
faecal incontinence among female members of the Hypermobility Syndrome
Association (HMSA). J Obstet Gynaecol. 2009 Feb;29(2):126-8. doi:
10.1080/01443610802664747. PubMed PMID: 19274546.

11: Kubal U, Arunkalaivanan AS, Baptiste M. Transvaginal closure of urethra and
correction of uterovaginal prolapse in neurologically impaired patient with
chronic indwelling catheter. Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct. 2009
Aug;20(8):991-3. doi: 10.1007/s00192-008-0797-2. PubMed PMID: 19139798.

12: Patwardhan S, Arunkalaivanan AS. Urogynaecology: an ambulatory approach. Br J
Hosp Med (Lond). 2007 Aug;68(8):414-7. Review. PubMed PMID: 17847683.

13: Ibrahim A, Murthy P, Arunkalaivanan AS. A case of recurrent first-trimester
Fowler syndrome. J Obstet Gynaecol. 2007 Feb;27(2):201-2. PubMed PMID: 17454483.

14: Sinha D, Arunkalaivanan AS. Prevalence of occult stress incontinence in
continent women with severe genital prolapse. J Obstet Gynaecol. 2007
Feb;27(2):174-6. PubMed PMID: 17454469.

15: Kaur H, Arunkalaivanan AS. Urethral pain syndrome and its management. Obstet
Gynecol Surv. 2007 May;62(5):348-51; quiz 353-4. Review. PubMed PMID: 17425813.

16: Sinha D, Karri K, Arunkalaivanan AS. Applications of Botulinum toxin in
urogynaecology. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2007 Jul;133(1):4-11. Review.
PubMed PMID: 17275980.

17: Sinha D, Nallaswamy V, Arunkalaivanan AS. Value of leak point pressure study
in women with incontinence. J Urol. 2006 Jul;176(1):186-8; discussion 188. PubMed
PMID: 16753397.

18: Jha S, Arunkalaivanan AS, Situnayake RD. Prevalence of incontinence in women
with benign joint hypermobility syndrome. Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct.
2007 Jan;18(1):61-4. PubMed PMID: 16575484.

19: Arunkalaivanan AS, Kaur H, Devarajan R. Management of complex vault prolapse
with hydronephrosis by using porcine mesh (SIS) sacrocolpopexy and
colposuspension. J Obstet Gynaecol. 2006 Feb;26(2):179-81. PubMed PMID: 16483994.

20: Sinha D, Arunkalaivanan A. Urethral syndrome: response to alpha-adrenergic
blocking agents. Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct. 2006 Nov;17(6):659-60.
PubMed PMID: 16261427.

21: Bano F, Arunkalaivanan AS, Barrington JW. Comparison between bladderscan,
real-time ultrasound and suprapubic catheterisation in the measurement of female
residual bladder volume. J Obstet Gynaecol. 2004 Sep;24(6):694-5. PubMed PMID:

22: Jha S, Arunkalaivanan AS, Davis J. Surgical management of stress urinary
incontinence: a questionnaire based survey. Eur Urol. 2005 May;47(5):648-52.
PubMed PMID: 15826757.

23: Arunkalaivanan AS, Mahomoud S, Howell M. Does posture affect cystometric
parameters and diagnoses? Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct. 2004
Nov-Dec;15(6):422-4; discussion 424. PubMed PMID: 15549262.

24: Abdel-Fattah M, Barrington JW, Arunkalaivanan AS. Pelvicol pubovaginal sling
versus tension-free vaginal tape for treatment of urodynamic stress incontinence:
a prospective randomized three-year follow-up study. Eur Urol. 2004
Nov;46(5):629-35. PubMed PMID: 15474274.

25: Barrington JW, Abdel-Fattah M, Arunkalaivanan AS, Austin S, Isaacs J.
Longitudinal study of Pelvicol pubovaginal slings using magnetic resonance
imaging. J Obstet Gynaecol. 2004 Aug;24(5):542-6. PubMed PMID: 15369937.

26: Mahomoud S, Arunkalaivanan AS, Devarajan R, Kaur H. Vesicocervical fistula–a
rare complication secondary to caesarean section. Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor
Dysfunct. 2004 Nov-Dec;15(6):439-41. PubMed PMID: 15309282.

27: Barrington JW, Arunkalaivanan AS, Abdel Fattah M. The accuracy of Bladderscan
in intrapartum care. Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct. 2003
Aug;14(3):214-5; discussion 215. PubMed PMID: 12955346.

28: Arunkalaivanan AS, Barrington JW. Questionnaire-based survey on obstetricians
and gynaecologists’ attitudes towards the surgical management of urinary
incontinence in women during their childbearing years. Eur J Obstet Gynecol
Reprod Biol. 2003 May 1;108(1):85-93. PubMed PMID: 12694977.

29: Barrington JW, Arunkalaivanan AS, Abdel-Fattah M. Comparison between the
levonorgestrel intrauterine system (LNG-IUS) and thermal balloon ablation in the
treatment of menorrhagia. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2003 May
1;108(1):72-4. PubMed PMID: 12694974.

30: Arunkalaivanan AS, Barrington JW. Randomized trial of porcine dermal sling
(Pelvicol implant) vs. tension-free vaginal tape (TVT) in the surgical treatment
of stress incontinence: a questionnaire-based study. Int Urogynecol J Pelvic
Floor Dysfunct. 2003 Feb;14(1):17-23; discussion 21-2. PubMed PMID: 12601511.

31: Arunkalaivanan AS, Barrington JW. Late puerperal sagittal sinus thrombosis
associated with primary antiphospholipid antibody syndrome. J Obstet Gynaecol.
2002 Nov;22(6):682. PubMed PMID: 12554264.

32: Arunkalaivanan AS, Smith AR. Bladder calculus after laparoscopic
colposuspension. J Obstet Gynaecol. 2002 Jan;22(1):101. PubMed PMID: 12521751.

33: Barrington JW, Arunkalaivanan AS, Swart M. Post-colposuspension syndrome
following a tension-free vaginal tape procedure. Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor
Dysfunct. 2002;13(3):187-8. PubMed PMID: 12140714.

34: Barrington JW, Edwards G, Arunkalaivanan AS, Swart M. The use of porcine
dermal implant in a minimally invasive pubovaginal sling procedure for genuine
stress incontinence. BJU Int. 2002 Aug;90(3):224-7. PubMed PMID: 12133056.

Non-PUBMED peer reviewed articles

1.Sinha D, Arunkalaivanan AS. Botulinum toxin type A: applications in urogynaecology. The Obstetrician & Gynaecologist 2006;8:177–180.
2: Latthe PM, Karri K, Arunkalaivanan AS. Colpocleisis revisited. The Obstetrician & Gynaecologist 2008;10:133–138.
3. P. P. Smith, R. K. Dhillon, M. Baptiste and A. S. Arunkalaivanan. Comparison of single-incision mid-urethral tape (Ophira™) and transobturator tape (Obtryx™) sub-urethral sling procedures for female stress urinary incontinence. Journal of Clinical Medicine and Research Vol. 5(5), pp. 58-61, August 2013.

Book Chapters

1. Painful Bladder Syndrome/Interstitial Cystitis P Vanga, Arunkalaivanan A S. Volume 18 Progress in Obstetrics & Gynaecology 2008: 343-348.
2. Botulinum toxin in Urogynecology – UK perspective Arunkalaivanan A S. 1st edition Botulinum toxin in Urology 2011. Springer:191
3. Beyond the Abstract, Repeated botulinum toxin type A (Dysport®) injections for women with intractable detrusor overactivity, ” – Arunkalaivanan A S Urotoday.com published on 24th July 2014.

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