This course is intended to provide the gynecologists and urologists with advanced knowledge of the latest innovations in the evaluation and treatment of women with lower urogenital tract symptoms and voiding dysfunction. The didactic sessions will provide the participant with knowledge of how to evaluate and treat women with lower urogenital tract abnormalities, pelvic prolapse, incontinence, pelvic pain and surgical complications. Advanced techniques for the evaluation and treatment of women with incontinence and pelvic floor dysfunction will be discussed by a faculty of internationally recognized experts.
Upon completion of this course, the participants will be able to:
1. Restate how to evaluate women with defecatory dysfunction and anal incontinence.
2. Evaluate and treat genital prolapse both non-surgically and surgically
3. Identify how anti-incontinence operations work and their associated risks and benefits
4. Distinguish how to treat the complications of various anti-incontinence procedures
5. Describe how to use and treat the complications of adjuvant grafts in reconstructive pelvic surgery.
The target audience for this activity includes Urogynecologists, Gynecologists, Urologists, Nurses, and other Allied Health Care Professionals seeking a comprehensive review of female pelvic medicine.