Jason Abbott

Professor

Qualifications: B Med (Hons) FRANZCOG FRCOG PhD

Dr Jason Abbott is Professor at the University of New South Wales having completed his PhD on the surgical treatment of endometriosis.  He is the Presidente of  AGES 2017-2019, Senior Editor of the Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynaecology, Associate Editor for Human Reproduction and ANZJOG and the director of the GRACE Unit at Royal Hospital for Women.   He is the Medical Director of Endometriosis Australia, a charitable organisation that has championed this disease and been a leader in the first national action plan on a disease (endometriosis) in this country.  He is on the Federal Governments Endometriosis Advisory Committee, Chairs the MRFF funded National Endometriosis Clinical and Scientific Trials (NECST) Network and advises on the medicare review committee for endometriosis and the Heavy Menstrual Bleeding group for government.  Jason has published more than 120 peer reviewed publications, text book chapters and texts.  He currently supervises 3 PhD and 2 masters students.  

Specific research areas

  • pelvic pain and endometriosis
  • hysterectomy
  • hysteroscopic surgery
  • menstrual disorders
  • myomas
  • surgical devices
  • clinical outcomes from surgery
  • surgical teaching

Current research interests

Current research interests are in surgical gynaecology, with research projects on bladder function, menstrual disorders and endometrial ablation, myomas, pelvic pain and endometriosis and surgical teaching.

Teaching interests

Jason has supervised 20 ILP students to date with many ILP students having first author publications and at least one with four publications from time spent under his tutelage.  Students have presented nationally and internationally. Jason currently supervises ILP, honours, post-graduate trainees and PhD students.

ILP Research Interests

Please note, Professor Abbott is not accepting ILP students for the 2020 intake.

 

 

Research Keywords: Menstrual disorders, myomas, pelvic pain, endometriosis, hysterectomy, the pelvic floor in relation to pain, intrauterine adhesions, evidence based clinical guidelines

Society Memberships & Professional Activities
 

  • AGES President (2017-2019)
  • AAGL Practice Committee
  • Medical Director, Endometriosis Australia
  • FIGO committee member Menstrual Disorders Group
  • Director, Gynaecological Research and Clinical Evaluation (GRACE) group RHW
  • Chair, NECST Network for endometriosis research
Journal articles
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Rodgers R; Carter J; Reid G; Krishnan S; Ludlow J; Cooper M; Abbott J, 2020, 'The effect of laparoscopic salpingectomy for ectopic pregnancy on ovarian reserve', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajo.13129
2020
Abbott JA; Kho R, 2020, 'An Abundance of Studies But Dearth of Evidence regarding Endometriosis and Adenomyosis', Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, vol. 27, pp. 241 - 243, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2019.12.003
2020
Budden A; Ravendran K; Abbott JA, 2020, 'Identifying the Problems of Randomized Controlled Trials for the Surgical Management of Endometriosis-associated Pelvic Pain', Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, vol. 27, pp. 419 - 432, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2019.11.002
2020
Armour M; Lawson K; Wood A; Smith CA; Abbott J, 2019, 'The cost of illness and economic burden of endometriosis and chronic pelvic pain in Australia: A national online survey', PLoS ONE, vol. 14, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0223316
2019
Maheux-Lacroix S; Mennen J; Arnold A; Budden A; Nesbitt-Hawes E; Won H; Abbott J, 2019, 'Resolution of Abnormal Uterine Bleeding after Hysteroscopic Morcellation of Endometrial Polyps', Journal of Gynecologic Surgery, vol. 35, pp. 304 - 307, http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/gyn.2018.0058
2019
Ravendran K; Budden A; Abbott JA, 2019, 'A “Hemostatoma” Following the Resection of Endometriosis', Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2019.11.009
2019
Song S; Budden A; Short A; Nesbitt-Hawes E; Deans R; Abbott J, 2019, 'Author response to Letter to the Editor', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, vol. 59, pp. E3 - E4, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajo.12898
2019
Ketheeswaran A; Morrisey J; Abbott J; Bennett M; Dudley J; Deans R, 2018, 'Intensive vaginal dilation using adjuvant treatments in women with Mayer-Rokitansky-Kuster-Hauser syndrome: retrospective cohort study', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, vol. 58, pp. 108 - 113, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajo.12715
2018
Maheux-Lacroix S; Mennen J; Arnold A; Budden A; Nesbitt-Hawes E; Won HR; Abbott J, 2018, 'The need for further surgical intervention following primary hysteroscopic morcellation of submucosal leiomyomas in women with abnormal uterine bleeding', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, vol. 58, pp. 570 - 575, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajo.12781
2018
Bhatti M; Ketheeswaran A; Arnold A; Nesbitt-Hawes E; Deans R; Won HR; Abbott J, 2018, 'Pelvic examination may be meaningfully taught to novices and be used to predict operating times for laparoscopic excision of endometriosis in one surgical procedure', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, vol. 58, pp. 239 - 246, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajo.12733
2018
Deans R; Vancaillie T; Ledger W; Liu J; Abbott JA, 2018, 'Live birth rate and obstetric complications following the hysteroscopic management of intrauterine adhesions including Asherman syndrome', Human Reproduction, vol. 33, pp. 1847 - 1853, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/humrep/dey237
2018
Song S; Budden A; Short A; Nesbitt-Hawes E; Deans R; Abbott J, 2018, 'The Evidence for Laser Treatments to the Vulvo-vagina: Making Sure We Do Not Repeat Past Mistakes', Obstetrical and Gynecological Survey, vol. 73, pp. 150 - 152, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.ogx.0000530616.31429.3b
2018
Budden A; Abbott JA, 2018, 'The Diagnosis and Surgical Approach of Uterine Septa', Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, vol. 25, pp. 209 - 217, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2017.07.017
2018
Munro MG; Critchley HOD; Fraser IS; Haththotuwa R; Kriplani A; Bahamondes L; Füchtner C; Tonye R; Archer D; Abbott J; Abdel-Wahed A; Berbic M; Brache V; Breitkoph D; Brill A; Broder M; Brosens I; Chwalisz K; Clark J; d'Arcangues C; Dueholm M; Emanuel HM; Farquhar C; Festin M; Fong YF; Fritz M; Guo SW; Gordts S; Grizimbis G; Harlow S; Heikinheimo O; Hickey M; Higham J; Hurd W; Isaacson K; Johnson J; Lasmar R; Learman L; Lockwood C; Lukes A; Mansur D; Matteson K; Monroe S; Milsom I; Mok A; Myers E; Nelson A; O'Brien S; Olive D; Pollard C; Pope R; Persson E; Rebar R; Shaw D; Sheth S; Singh S; Schenken R; Spies J; Stewart E; Tan D; Taub D; van der Spuy Z; Vercellini P; Vogelsong K; Warner P, 2018, 'The two FIGO systems for normal and abnormal uterine bleeding symptoms and classification of causes of abnormal uterine bleeding in the reproductive years: 2018 revisions', International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics, vol. 143, pp. 393 - 408, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ijgo.12666
2018
Nesbitt-Hawes EM; Dietz HP; Abbott JA, 2018, 'Four-dimensional ultrasound guidance for pelvic floor Botulinum toxin-A injection in chronic pelvic pain: a novel technique', Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology, vol. 51, pp. 396 - 400, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/uog.17537
2018
Nesbitt-Hawes EM; Dietz HP; Abbott JA, 2018, 'Morphometry of the nulliparous pelvic floor', Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology, vol. 52, pp. 672 - 676, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/uog.19075
2018
Song S; Budden A; Short A; Nesbitt-Hawes E; Deans R; Abbott J, 2018, 'The Evidence for Laser Treatments to the Vulvo-vagina', Obstetrical & Gynecological Survey, vol. 73, pp. 150 - 152, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.ogx.0000530616.31429.3b
2018
Abbott J, 2018, 'Response to: Yazdani A. Surgery or in vitro fertilisation: The simplicity of this question belies its complexity. When all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, vol. 58, pp. 132 - 133, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajo.12769
2018
Vanhie A; Meuleman C; Tomassetti C; Timmerman D; D'Hoore A; Wolthuis A; Van Cleynenbreugel B; Dancet E; Van Den Broeck U; Tsaltas J; Renner SP; Ebert AD; Carmona F; Abbott J; Stepniewska A; Taylor H; Saridogan E; Mueller M; Keckstein J; Pluchino N; Zupi E; Dunselman G; Abrao MS; Chapron C; D'Hooghe T, 2017, 'Reply: Should we also work on an international informed consent for endometriosis surgery?', Human Reproduction, vol. 32, pp. 480 - 481, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/humrep/dew336
2017
Arentz S; Smith CA; Abbott J; Fahey P; Cheema BS; Bensoussan A, 2017, 'Combined Lifestyle and Herbal Medicine in Overweight Women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS): A Randomized Controlled Trial', Phytotherapy Research, vol. 31, pp. 1330 - 1340, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ptr.5858
2017
Abbott J, 2017, 'Surgical treatment is an excellent option for women with endometriosis and infertility', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, vol. 57, pp. 679 - 681, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajo.12742
2017
Rodgers RJ; Reid GD; Koch J; Deans R; Ledger WL; Friedlander M; Gilchrist RB; Walters KA; Abbott JA, 2017, 'The safety and efficacy of controlled ovarian hyperstimulation for fertility preservation in women with early breast cancer: A systematic review', Human Reproduction, vol. 32, pp. 1033 - 1045, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/humrep/dex027
2017
Maheux-Lacroix S; Li F; Bujold E; Nesbitt-Hawes E; Deans R; Abbott J, 2017, 'Cesarean Scar Pregnancies: A Systematic Review of Treatment Options', Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, vol. 24, pp. 915 - 925, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2017.05.019
2017
Abbott JA; Munro MG; Singh SS; Scheib S; Jackson TR; Jansen F; Chahine EB; Deans R; Emanuel MH; Di Spiezio Sardo A; Campo R; De Wilde RL, 2017, 'AAGL practice report: practice guidelines on intrauterine adhesions developed in collaboration with the European Society of Gynaecological Endoscopy (ESGE)', Gynecological Surgery, vol. 14, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s10397-017-1007-3
2017
Arentz S; Smith CA; Abbott J; Bensoussan A, 2017, 'Nutritional supplements and herbal medicines for women with polycystic ovary syndrome; a systematic review and meta-analysis', BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, vol. 17, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12906-017-2011-x
2017
Maheux-Lacroix S; Nesbitt-Hawes E; Deans R; Won H; Budden A; Adamson D; Abbott JA, 2017, 'Endometriosis fertility index predicts live births following surgical resection of moderate and severe endometriosis', Human Reproduction, vol. 32, pp. 2243 - 2249, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/humrep/dex291
2017
Abbott JA, 2017, 'Adenomyosis and Abnormal Uterine Bleeding (AUB-A)—Pathogenesis, diagnosis, and management', Best Practice and Research: Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology, vol. 40, pp. 68 - 81, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bpobgyn.2016.09.006
2017
Vanhie A; Meuleman C; Tomassetti C; Timmerman D; D'Hoore A; Wolthuis A; Van Cleynenbreugel B; Dancet E; Van den Broeck U; Tsaltas J; Renner SP; Ebert AD; Carmona F; Abbott J; Stepniewska A; Taylor H; Saridogan E; Mueller M; Keckstein J; Pluchino N; Janik G; Zupi E; Minelli L; Cooper M; Dunselman G; Koh C; Abrao MS; Chapron C; D'Hooghe T, 2016, 'Consensus on Recording Deep Endometriosis Surgery: the CORDES statement.', Hum Reprod, vol. 31, pp. 2660, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/humrep/dew136
2016
Arnold A; Ketheeswaran A; Bhatti M; Nesbitt-Hawes E; Abbott J, 2016, 'A Prospective Analysis of Hysteroscopic Morcellation in the Management of Intrauterine Pathologies', Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, vol. 23, pp. 435 - 441, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2016.01.013
2016
Vanhie A; Meuleman C; Tomassetti C; Timmerman D; D'Hoore A; Wolthuis A; Van Cleynenbreugel B; Dancet E; Van Den Broeck U; Tsaltas J; Renner SP; Ebert AD; Carmona F; Abbott J; Stepniewska A; Taylor H; Saridogan E; Mueller M; Keckstein J; Pluchino N; Janik G; Zupi E; Minelli L; Cooper M; Dunselman G; Koh C; Abrao M; Chapron C; D'Hooghe T, 2016, 'Consensus on Recording Deep Endometriosis Surgery: The CORDES statement', Human Reproduction, vol. 31, pp. 1219 - 1223, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/humrep/dew067
2016
Aitchison LP; Cui CK; Arnold A; Nesbitt-Hawes E; Abbott J, 2016, 'The ergonomics of laparoscopic surgery: a quantitative study of the time and motion of laparoscopic surgeons in live surgical environments', Surgical Endoscopy, vol. 30, pp. 5068 - 5076, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00464-016-4855-4
2016
Maheux-Lacroix S; Li F; Laberge PY; Abbott J, 2016, 'Imaging for Polyps and Leiomyomas in Women With Abnormal Uterine Bleeding: A Systematic Review.', Obstet Gynecol, vol. 128, pp. 1425 - 1436, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000001776
2016
Cui CK; Nesbitt-Hawes EM; Abbott JA, 2015, 'Assessment of Pelvic Floor Musculature in Women With and Without Pelvic Pain Using Four Dimensional (4D) Ultrasound.', J Minim Invasive Gynecol, vol. 22, pp. S15 - S16, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2015.08.050
2015
Cuss A; Bhatt M; Abbott J, 2015, 'Coming to Terms With the Fact That the Evidence for Laparoscopic Entry Is as Good as It Gets', Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, vol. 22, pp. 332 - 341, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2014.10.023
2015
Arnold A; Aitchison LP; Abbott J, 2015, 'Preoperative mechanical bowel preparation for abdominal, laparoscopic, and vaginal surgery: A systematic review', Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, vol. 22, pp. 737 - 752, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2015.04.003
2015
Aitchison LP; Flint J; Nesbitt-Hawes E; Ledger W; Abbott J, 2015, 'a feasibility study determining surgical ergonomics in a live surgical setting', Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, vol. 22, pp. 626 - 630, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2015.01.022
2015
Nesbitt-Hawes EM; Campbell N; Maley PE; Won H; Hooshmand D; Henry A; Ledger W; Abbott JA, 2015, 'The Surgical Treatment of Severe Endometriosis Positively Affects the Chance of Natural or Assisted Pregnancy Postoperatively', BioMed Research International, vol. 2015, http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/438790
2015
Munro MG; Abbott JA; Vilos GA; Brill AI, 2015, 'Radiofrequency electrical energy guidelines for authors: what's in a name?', J Minim Invasive Gynecol, vol. 22, pp. 1 - 2, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2014.10.014
2015
Abbott J, 2015, 'Surgical simulation stimulation', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, vol. 55, pp. 301 - 302, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajo.12390
2015
Arnold A; Ketheeswaran A; Bhatti M; Nesbitt-Hawes E; Abbott J, 2015, 'Prospective Study on the of Use of the MyoSure® for Hysteroscopic Resection of Endometrial Pathology.', J Minim Invasive Gynecol, vol. 22, pp. S45 - S46, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2015.08.125
2015
Bhatti M; Arnold A; Ketheeswaran A; Nesbitt-Hawes E; Deans R; Abbott J, 2015, 'A Comparison of Examination and Surgical Findings in Women With Endometriosis.', J Minim Invasive Gynecol, vol. 22, pp. S55 - S56, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2015.08.149
2015
Ketheeswaran A; Morrisey J; Abbott J; Bennett M; Dudley J; Deans R, 2015, 'Vaginal Dilation in Mayer-Rokitansky-Kuster-Hauser (MRKH) Syndrome.', J Minim Invasive Gynecol, vol. 22, pp. S103 - S104, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2015.08.279
2015
Buckley VA; Nesbitt-Hawes EM; Atkinson P; Won HR; Deans R; Burton A; Lyons SD; Abbott JA, 2015, 'Laparoscopic myomectomy: Clinical outcomes and comparative evidence', Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, vol. 22, pp. 11 - 25, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2014.08.007
2015
Aitchison LP; Cui CK; Arnold A; Abbott J, 2015, 'The Ergonomics of Laparoscopic Surgery in Live Surgical Environments.', J Minim Invasive Gynecol, vol. 22, pp. S105, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2015.08.283
2015
Arentz S; Abbott JA; Smith CA; Bensoussan A, 2014, 'Herbal medicine for the management of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and associated oligo/amenorrhoea and hyperandrogenism; a review of the laboratory evidence for effects with corroborative clinical findings', BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, vol. 14, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1472-6882-14-511
2014
Bajzak KI; Green IC; Jacobs VR; Johnson NP; Lieng M; Munro MG; Singh S; Sokol ER; Abbott JA; Lyons T; Zupi E, 2014, 'AAGL Practice Report: Practice Guidelines for Laparoscopic Subtotal/Supracervical Hysterectomy (LSH)', Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, vol. 21, pp. 9 - 16, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2013.08.001
2014
Arnold A; Abbott J, 2014, 'Complications of laparoscopic surgery', Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Reproductive Medicine, vol. 24, pp. 250 - 253, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ogrm.2014.05.003
2014
Abbott JA; Bajzak KI; Green IC; Jacobs VR; Johnson NP; Lieng M; Munro MG; Singh S; Sokol ER; Sokol I; Kho R; Margulies RU; Rardin CR, 2014, 'AAGL Practice Report: Practice Guidelines on the Prevention of Apical Prolapse at the Time of Benign Hysterectomy', Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, vol. 21, pp. 715 - 722, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2014.04.001
2014
Sgroi J; Abbott J, 2014, 'Surgical anatomy in obstetrics and gynaecology: The trainees' perspective', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, vol. 54, pp. 172 - 176, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajo.12190
2014
Harpham M; Abbott J, 2014, 'Use of a Hysteroscopic Morcellator to Resect Miscarriage in a Woman With Recurrent Asherman's Syndrome', Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, vol. 21, pp. 1118 - 1120, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2014.05.006
2014
Arentz S; Smith CA; Abbott JA; Bensoussan A, 2014, 'A survey of the use of complementary medicine by a self-selected community group of Australian women with polycystic ovary syndrome', BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, vol. 14, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1472-6882-14-472
2014
Law KSK; Abbott JA; Lyons SD, 2014, 'Energy sources for gynecologic laparoscopic surgery: A review of the literature', Obstetrical and Gynecological Survey, vol. 69, pp. 763 - 776, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/OGX.0000000000000130
2014
Abbott J, 2013, 'Letter to the Editor', Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, vol. 20, pp. 728 - 729, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2013.05.021
2013
Sutton C; Abbott JA, 2013, 'History of power sources in endoscopic surgery', Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, vol. 20, pp. 271 - 278, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2013.03.001
2013
Nesbitt-Hawes EM; Won HR; Jarvis SK; Lyons SD; Vancaillie TG; Abbott J, 2013, 'Improvement in pelvic pain with botulinum toxin type A - Single vs. repeat injections', Toxicon, vol. 63, pp. 83 - 87, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2012.11.018
2013
Nesbitt-Hawes EM; Maley PE; Won HR; Law KSK; Zhang CS; Lyons SD; Ledger W; Abbott JA, 2013, 'Laparoscopic Subtotal Hysterectomy: Evidence and Techniques', Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, vol. 20, pp. 424 - 434, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2013.01.009
2013
Nesbitt-Hawes EM; Zhang CS; Won HR; Law K; Abbott JA, 2013, 'Urinary retention following laparoscopic gynaecological surgery with or without 4% icodextrin anti-adhesion solution', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, vol. 53, pp. 305 - 309, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajo.12073
2013
Bui T; Wakefield CE; Kasparian NA; Tyler J; Abbott J; Tucker K, 2013, 'Oral contraceptive use in women at increased risk of breast/ovarian cancer: Knowledge and attitudes', Psycho-oncology, vol. 22, pp. 228 - 232, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pon.2049
2013
Won H; Maley PE; Salim S; Rao A; Campbell NT; Abbott JA, 2013, 'Surgical and patient outcomes using mechanical bowel preparation before laparoscopic gynecologic surgery: A randomized controlled trial', Obstetrics and Gynecology, vol. 121, pp. 538 - 546, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0b013e318282ed92
2013
Reid S; Lu C; Casikar I; Reid G; Abbott J; Cario G; Chou D; Kowalski D; Cooper M; Condous G, 2013, 'Prediction of pouch of Douglas obliteration in women with suspected endometriosis using a new real-time dynamic transvaginal ultrasound technique: The sliding sign', Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology, vol. 41, pp. 685 - 691, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/uog.12305
2013
Won H; Maley P; Salim S; Rao A; Campbell NT; Abbott JA, 2013, 'Surgical and patient outcomes using mechanical bowel preparation before laparoscopic gynecologic surgery: A randomized controlled trial', Obstetrical and Gynecological Survey, vol. 68, pp. 625 - 627, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.ogx.0000435524.97335.59
2013
Bui T; Wakefield CE; Kasparian NA; Tyler J; Abbott J; Tucker K, 2013, 'Knowledge and beliefs about the risks and benefits of oral contraceptives in women at increased risk of breast/ovarian cancer.', Psycho-oncology
2013
Law KSK; Parmar P; Gregora M; Abbott J, 2013, 'A comparative study assessing the efficacy and acceptability of anorectal swabs for antenatal gbs screening', Journal of Medical Screening, vol. 20, pp. 46 - 48, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0969141313482305
2013
Won HR; Maley P; Chetty N; Chan K; Abbott J, 2012, 'Bladder dysfunction after gynecologic laparoscopic surgery for benign disease', Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, vol. 19, pp. 76 - 80, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2011.09.013
2012
Cuss AK; Abbott J, 2012, 'Complications of laparoscopic surgery', Obstetrics Gynaecology and Reproductive Medicine, vol. 22, pp. 59 - 62, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ogrm.2011.12.002
2012
Henry A; Clements S; Kingston A; Abbott J, 2012, 'In search of work/life balance: Trainee perspectives on part-time obstetrics and gynaecology specialist training', BMC Research Notes, vol. 5, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1756-0500-5-19
2012
Thomson A; Shoukrey M; Gemmell I; Abbott J, 2012, 'Standardizing Pneumoperitoneum for Laparoscopic Entry. Time, Volume, or Pressure: Which Is Best?', Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, vol. 19, pp. 196 - 200, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2011.11.001
2012
Campbell N; Ogle R; Thornton C; Hennessy A; Abbott J, 2011, 'Urinary placental growth factor differentiates the hypertensive disorders of pregnancy', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, vol. 51, pp. 523 - 526, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1479-828X.2011.01349.x
2011
Campbell N; Abbott J, 2011, 'Selecting the future in obstetrics and gynaecology: Are we stuck in the past?', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, vol. 51, pp. 310 - 314, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1479-828X.2011.01316.x
2011
Salim S; Won HR; Nesbitt-Hawes E; Campbell N; Abbott J, 2011, 'Diagnosis and Management of Endometrial Polyps: A Critical Review of the Literature', Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, vol. 18, pp. 569 - 581, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2011.05.018
2011
Koch J; Clements S; Abbott J, 2011, 'Basic surgical skills training: Does it work?', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, vol. 51, pp. 57 - 60, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1479-828X.2010.01285.x
2011
Shetty P; Deans R; Abbott J, 2010, 'A case of Clostridium perfringens infection in uterine sarcoma', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, vol. 50, pp. 491 - 498, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1479-828X.2010.01215.x
2010
Deans R; Abbott J, 2010, 'Hysteroscopic managment of cervical scar ectopic pregnancy', Fertility and Sterility, vol. 93, pp. 1735 - 1740, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.fertnstert.2008.12.099
2010
Deans R; Abbott J, 2010, 'Review of Intrauterine Adhesions', Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, vol. 17, pp. 555 - 569, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2010.04.016
2010
Middleton LJ; Champaneria R; Daniels JP; Bhattacharya S; Cooper KG; Hilken NH; O'Donovan P; Gannon M; Gray R; Khan KS, 2010, 'Hysterectomy, endometrial destruction, and levonorgestrel releasing intrauterine system (Mirena) for heavy menstrual bleeding: Systematic review and meta-analysis of data from individual patients', BMJ (Online), vol. 341, pp. 379, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.c3929
2010
Won HR; Abbott J, 2010, 'Optimal managment of chronic cyclical pelvic pain: an evidence-based and pragmatic approachj', International Journal of Women's Health, vol. 2, pp. 263 - 277, http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/ijwh.s7991
2010
Raymond AP; Chan K; Deans R; Bradbury R; Vancaillie TG; Abbott JA, 2010, 'A Comparative, Single-Blind, Randomized Trial of Pain Associated with Suction or Non-Suction Drains after Gynecologic Laparoscopy', Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, vol. 17, pp. 16 - 20, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2009.04.010
2010
Costello MF; Abbott J; Katz S; Vancaille T; Wilson S, 2009, 'A prospective, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of multimodal intraoperative analgesia for laparoscopic excision of endometriosis', Fertility and Sterility, vol. 94, pp. 436 - 443, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.fertnstert.2009.03.025
2009
Thomson A; Abbott J; Deans R; Kingston A; Vancaillie TG, 2009, 'The management of intrauterine synechiae', Current Opinion in Obstetrics and Gynecology, vol. 21, pp. 335 - 341, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/GCO.0b013e32832e07fc
2009
Rao AS; Abbott J, 2009, 'Using botulinum toxin for pelvic indications in women', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, vol. 49, pp. 352 - 357, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1479-828X.2009.01028.x
2009
Abbott J, 2009, 'The Use of Botulinum Toxin in the Pelvic Floor for Women with Chronic Pelvic Pain-A New Answer to Old Problems?', Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, vol. 16, pp. 130 - 135, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2008.11.006
2009
Abbott J, 2009, 'Chronic pelvic pain in women', Australian Doctor, pp. 29 - 34
2009
Abbott J, 2009, 'Gynecological indications for the use of botulinum toxin in women with chronic pelvic pain', Toxicon, vol. 54, pp. 647 - 653, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2009.01.036
2009
Ghaly S; Lourenco R; Abbott J, 2008, 'Audit of endometrial biopsy at outpatient hysteroscopy', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, vol. 48, pp. 202 - 206, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1479-828X.2008.00834.x
2008
Abbott J, 2008, 'Transcervical sterilization', Current Opinion in Obstetrics and Gynecology, vol. 20, pp. 183 - 184, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.gco.0000313300.28608.11
2008
Chan K; Welsh A; Abbott J, 2008, 'Ultrasound estimation of residual pelvic fluid in women receiving suction or non-suction drains following gynecological laparoscopic surgery: a RCT', Obstetrics and Gynecology, vol. 111, pp. 1293 - 1297, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2008.09.024
2008
Thomson A; Abbott J; Kingston A; Lenart M; Vancaillie TG, 2007, 'Fluoroscopically guided synechiolysis for patients with Asherman`s syndrome: menstrual and fertility outcomes', Fertility and Sterility, vol. 87, pp. 405 - 410, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.fertnstert.2006.06.035
2007
Abbott J, 2007, 'Transcervical sterilization', Current Opinion in Obstetrics and Gynecology, vol. 19, pp. 325 - 330, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/GCO.0b013e328216f880
2007
Thomson AJM; Abbott JA; Lenart M; Willison F; Vancaillie TG; Bennett MJ, 2006, 'Response [2]', Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, vol. 13, pp. 169, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2006.01.012
2006
Lyons SD; Chew SS; Thomson A; Lenart M; Camaris C; Vancaillie TG; Abbott J, 2006, 'Clinical and quality of life outcome after fertility-sparing laparoscopic surgery with bowel resection for severe endometriosis', Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, vol. 13, pp. 436 - 441, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2006.05.009
2006
Abbott J; Jarvis S; Lyons SD; Thomson A; Vancaillie TG, 2006, 'Botulinum toxin type A for chronic pain and pelvic floor spasm in women', Obstetrics and Gynecology, vol. 4, pp. 915 - 923, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.AOG.0000237100.29870.cc
2006
Jarvis S; Lujic S; Abbott J; Vancaillie TG; Halam T, 2005, 'Peri-operative physiotherapy improves outcomes for women undergoing incontinence and or prolapse surgery: Results of a randomised controlled trial', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, vol. 45, pp. 300 - 303, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1479-828X.2005.00415.x
2005
Abbott J, 2005, 'Transcervical Sterilization', Best Practice and Research in Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology, vol. 19, pp. 743 - 756, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bpobgyn.2005.06.004
2005
Clark TJ; Garry R; Abbott J, 2005, 'Quality of life after excision of endometriosis [2] (multiple letters)', Fertility and Sterility, vol. 83, pp. 816 - 817, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.fertnstert.2004.12.024
2005
Abbott J; Hawe J; Hunter D; Holmes M; Finn P; Garry R; Sowter MC, 2005, 'Laparoscopic treatment of endometriosis improved pain and quality of life, but there was also a strong placebo effect', Evidence-based Obstetrics and Gynecology, vol. 7, pp. 139 - 140, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ebobgyn.2005.06.009
2005
Thomson A; Abbott J; Lenart M; Willison F; Vancaillie TG; Bennett MJ, 2005, 'Assessment of a method to expel intraperitoneal gas after gynecologic laparoscopy', Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, vol. 12, pp. 125 - 129, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2005.01.020
2005
Sen R; Abbott J; Teoh BC, 2005, 'An evaluation of four tests used to ascertain Veres needle placement at closed laparoscopy', Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, vol. 12, pp. 153 - 158, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2005.01.011
2005
Thomson A; Jarvis S; Lenart M; Abbott J; Vancaillie TG, 2005, 'The use of botulinum toxin type A (BOTOX (R)) as treatment forintractable chronic pelvic pain associated with spasm of the levatorani muscles', BJOG - an International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, vol. 112, pp. 247 - 249, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1471-0528.2004.00315.x
2005
Ferrero S; Petrera P; Remorgida V; Ragni N; Garry R; Abbott J, 2005, 'Endometriosis at 2nd surgery - Residual or recurrent disease [1] (multiple letters)', Fertility and Sterility, vol. 83, pp. 815 - 816, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.fertnstert.2004.12.022
2005
Abbott J, 2005, 'Bipolar radio-frequency endometrial ablation resulted in higher rates of amenorrhea than balloon ablation: Commentary', Evidence-based Obstetrics and Gynecology, vol. 7, pp. 189 - 190, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ebobgyn.2005.09.001
2005
Garry R; Fountain J; Mason S; Hawe J; Napp V; Abbott J; Clayton RD; Phillips GA; Whittaker M; Lilford R; Bridgman S; Brown J, 2004, 'The evaluate study: two parallel randomized trials, one comparing laparoscopic with abdominal hysterectomy, the other comparing laparoscopic with vaginal hysterectomy', British Medical Journal: Clinical Research, vol. 328, pp. 129 - 133
2004
Jarvis S; Abbott J; Lenart M; Steensma AB; Vancaillie TG, 2004, 'Pilot study of botulinum toxin type A in the treatment of chronic pelvic pain associated with spasm of the levator ani muscles', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, vol. 44, pp. 46 - 50, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1479-828X.2004.00163.x
2004
Abbott J; Hawe J; Hunter DM; Holmes M; Finn P; Garry R, 2004, 'Laparoscopic excision of endometriosis: a randomized,placebo-controlled trial', Fertility and Sterility, vol. 82, pp. 878 - 884, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.fertnstert.2004.03.046
2004
Garry R; Fountain J; Mason S; Hawe J; Napp V; Abbott J; Clayton R; Phillips G; Whittaker M; Lilford R; Bridgman S; Brown J, 2004, 'Erratum: The eVALuate study: Two parallel randomised trials, one comparing laparoscopic with abdominal hysterectomy, the other comparing laparoscopic with vaginal hysterectomy ((January 17) (129-133))', British Medical Journal, vol. 328, pp. 494
2004
Kingston A; Abbott J; Lenart M; Vancaillie TG, 2004, 'Hysteroscopic training: the butternut pumpkin model', Journal of the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists, vol. 11, pp. 256 - 261, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1074-3804(05)60210-1
2004
Wallage S; Cooper KG; Graham WJ; Parkin DE; Abbott J, 2004, 'Local anesthesia for microwave endometrial ablation was acceptable for most women but did not reduce recovery time: Local anesthesia for microwave endometrial ablation was only slightly less costly than general anesthesia', Evidence-based Obstetrics and Gynecology, vol. 6, pp. 76 - 78, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ebobgyn.2004.04.014
2004
Sculpher M; Manca A; Abbott J; Fountain J; Mason S; Garry R, 2004, 'Cost effectiveness analysis of laparoscopic hysterectomy compared withstandard hysterectomy: results from a randomised trial', British Medical Journal: Clinical Research, vol. 328, pp. 134 - 137
2004
Abbott J; Thomson A; Vancaillie TG, 2004, 'SprayGel folowing surgery for Asherman`s syndrome may improve pregnancy outcome', Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, vol. 24, pp. 710 - 711, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01443610400008206
2004
Hawe J; Abbott J; Phillips GA; Wilkinson N; Duffy S; Garry R, 2003, 'In-votro and in-vivo histochemical and thermal studies using thermal', Human Reproduction, vol. 18, pp. 2603 - 2607, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/humrep/deg503
2003
Abbott J; Hawe J; Garry R, 2003, 'Quality of life should be considered the primary outcome for measuring sucess of endometrial ablation', Journal of American Association of gynecological laparoscopists, vol. 10, pp. 491 - 495, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1074-3804(05)60153-3
2003
Abbott J, 2003, 'A double-blind randomized trial comparing the Cavaterm and the Novasure endometrial ablation systems for the treatment of dysfunctional uterine bleeding', Fertility and Sterility, vol. 80, pp. 203 - 208, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0015-0282(03)00549-1
2003
Abbott J; Hawe J; Clayton RD; Garry R, 2003, 'The effects and effectiveness of laparoscopic excision of endometrios: a prospective study with 2-5 year follow up', Human Reproduction, vol. 18, pp. 1922 - 1927, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/humrep/deg275
2003
Hawe J; Abbott J; Hunter DM; Phillips GA; Garry R, 2003, 'A randomised controlled trial comparing the Cavaterm endometrial ablation system with the Nd: YAG laser for the treatment of dysfunctional uterine bleeding', BJOG - an International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, vol. 110, pp. 350 - 357, http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1471-0528.2003.02224.x
2003
Abbott J; Hawe J; Phillips GA, 2002, 'A prospective evaluation of pain and acceptability during outpatient flexible hysteroscopy and endometrial biopsy', Blackwell Science Ltd, vol. 11, pp. 37 - 41, http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.0962-1091.2002.00489.x
2002
Abbott J; Hawe J; Shaltoot N; Hunter DM; Vancaillie TG; Garry R, 2002, 'Pelvic pain in women without pelvic pathology', Journal of American Association of gynecological laparoscopists, vol. 9, pp. 414 - 417, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1074-3804(05)60512-9
2002
Abbott J; Garry R, 2002, 'The surgical manegement of menorrhagia', Human Reproduction Update, vol. 8, pp. 68 - 78, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/humupd/8.1.68
2002
Cooper KG; Jack SA; Parkin DE; Grant AM; Abbott J, 2002, 'Immediate endometrial resection for menorrhagia was more effective in the long term than initial medical management', Evidence-based Obstetrics and Gynecology, vol. 4, pp. 126 - 127, http://dx.doi.org/10.1054/ebog.2002.0068
2002
Jones K; Abbott J; Hawe J; Garry R, 2001, 'Endometrial laser intrauterine thermotherapy for the treatment of dysfunctional uterine bleeding: the first British experience', British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, vol. 108, pp. 749 - 753, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0306-5456(00)00176-5
2001
Abbott J; Hawe J; Srivastava P; Hunter DM; Garry R, 2001, 'Intraperitoneal gas drain to reduce pain after laparoscopy: Randomized masked trial', Obstetrics and Gynecology, vol. 1, pp. 97 - 100, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0029-7844(01)01383-7
2001
Abbott J; Phillips G, 2000, 'Wound dehiscence at a 7-mm port site closed with tissue adhesive', Gynaecological Endoscopy, vol. 9, pp. 271 - 272, http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1365-2508.2000.00351.x
2000
Abbott J; Garry R, 1999, 'Consensus on the prevention of laparoscopic surgical accidents', References en Gynecologie Obstetrique, vol. 6, pp. 357 - 363
1999
Scott F; Beeby P; Abbott J, 1996, 'Accuracy of estimated fetal weight below 1,000g', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, vol. 36, pp. 129 - 132, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1479-828X.1996.tb03267.x
1996
Scott F; Beeby P; Abbott J; Edelman D; Boogert A, 1996, 'New formula for estimating fetal weight below 1000 g: Comparison with existing formulas', Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine, vol. 15, pp. 669 - 672, http://dx.doi.org/10.7863/jum.1996.15.10.669
1996
Book Chapters
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Budden A; Abbott J, 2018, 'Adenomyosis', in Encyclopedia of Reproduction, pp. 106 - 112, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-801238-3.64528-2
2018
Andriputri S; lyons S; abbott J, 2018, 'Gynaecologic Laparoscopy', in Arulkumaran S; Denny L; Doumouchtsis S; Ledger W (ed.), Oxford Textbook of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Oxford University Press, Oxford
2018
Harpham ME; Abbott J, 2015, 'Investigating chronic pelvic pain: surgical approaches', in CHRONIC PELVIC PAIN, CAMBRIDGE UNIV PRESS, pp. 40 - 50, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000357528700004&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a
2015
Harpham ME; Abbott J, 2014, 'Investigating chronic pelvic pain: Surgical approaches', in Chronic Pelvic Pain, pp. 40 - 50, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/CBO9781107478084.004
2014
Abbott J; Deans R, 2014, 'Sexual Development and Puberty', in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. An Evidence-Based Guide, Elsevier Health Sciences, pp. 10 - 24
2014
Abbott J; Deans R, 2014, 'Fundamentals of Gynaecology: the menstrual cycle and clinical interaction', in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. An Evidence Based Guide, Elsevier Health Sciences, pp. 25 - 25
2014
Abbott J; Ledger WL, 2014, 'Chronic Pelvic Pain', in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. An Evidence-Based Guide, Elsevier Health Sciences, pp. 79 - 93
2014
Abbott J; Cuss A, 2014, 'Abnormal Uterine Bleeding', in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. An Evidence-Based Guide, Elsevier Health Sciences, pp. 231 - 231
2014
Abbott J, 2012, 'Surgical Therapies: Randomized Controlled Trials in Endometriosis', in Endometriosis: Science and Practice, pp. 410 - 418, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9781444398519.ch40
2012
Garry R; Abbott J, 2005, 'The role of hysterectomy and bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy in the management of endometriosis', in , pp. 360 - 368
2005
Abbott J; Vancaillie TG, 2003, 'Hysteroscopic Sterilisation', in Kossut M (ed.), Plasticity of Adult Barrel Cortex, edn. Original, FP Graham Publishing Co., Mountain Home, Tennessee, pp. 119 - 128
2003
Abbott J; Vancaillie TG, 2003, 'Control of menorrhagia by electrodesiccation', in Hysteroscopy, Resectoscopy and Endometral Ablation, edn. Original, Parthenon Publishing Group, USA/UK, pp. 139 - 148
2003
Other
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Song S; Budden A; Short A; Nesbitt-Hawes E; Deans R; Abbott J, 2018, Reply to: ‘Concerns regarding the use of vaginal fractional CO2 laser’, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajo.12877
2018
Conference Abstracts
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Cui C; Abbott J; Deans R, 2015, 'Is there a link between pubic hair removal and labiaplasty?', in BJOG-AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS AND GYNAECOLOGY, WILEY-BLACKWELL, Vol. 122, pp. 398 - 398, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000356713000872&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a
2015
Conference Posters
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Andriputri SS; Won H; Nesbitt-Hawes E; Campbell N; Abbott J, 2013, 'Diagnosis and management of endometrial polyps: a critical review of the literature', Sydney, presented at RANZCOG Annual Scientific Meeting 2013, Sydney, 08 September 2013 - 11 September 2013
2013
Conference Presentations
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Costello MF; Abbott J; Katz S; Vancaille T; Lenart M; Fawcett S; Walsh R; Wilson S; Lyons SD, 2007, 'A prospective, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of multimodal intra-operative analgesia for laparoscopic excision of endometriosis', Vol. 47, pp. A6 - A6, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000249997000017&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a
2007

Endometriosis; fibroids; pelvic pain; new instrumentation; menstrual disorders