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Understanding Urodynamics

Start: 26/09/2017 09:00
End: 27/09/2017 16:30

Location: RCOG
Programme: Understanding Urodynamics September 2017.pdf

Joint RCOG/BSUG meeting


This course will give an up-to-date perspective of the assessment and management of lower urinary tract dysfunction in women, covering both theoretical and practical aspects.  Topics that will be covered include: good practice in urodynamics, purchasing and setting up equipment, interpretation of urodynamic traces, investigation in neurological and elderly patients and the role of complex urodynamics. The course will be delivered using lectures, interactive case discussion, hands-on demonstration of equipment and video demonstration. 

This course is recognised for the urodynamics component of the ‘Urogynaecology’ (pre 2011 syllabus) and the ‘Urogynaecology and Vaginal Surgery’ (January 2011 syllabus) Advanced Training Skills Modules (ATSMs). This course is valid for three years, and must be completed prior to completion of the practical component of the ATSMs.

Why Attend?

  • Understand why urodynamics is helpful
  • Improve diagnostic skills
  • Learn when and how to refer on for complex investigations
  • This course covers the requirements for level A1 (female laboratory urodynamics) for UKCS-website

Who Should Attend?

  • Consultants and Trainees in obstetrics and gynaecology
  • Continence advisors
  • General practitioners
  • Members of the pharmaceutical industry
  • Physiotherapists
  • SAS Doctors
  • Specialist nurses

Learning objectives

  • Apply good practice guidance when performing urodynamics
  • Acquire knowledge of equipment and scientific principles underpinning urodynamics
  • Understand application and limitation of urodynamics in different groups of patients
  • Ability to interpret patterns, recognise artefacts and formulate a report at urodynamics

Course Organiser:         

Miss Swati Jha MD FRCOG. Sheffield

Honorary Director of Conferences:                         

Mr Nick Panay MRCOG, London

Honorary Deputy Director of Conferences:          

Mr Philip Toozs-Hobson FRCOG, Birmingham

Course fees

The registration fee (inclusive of online discount and VAT at 20%) for this event is:

  • Standard rate: £525.00
  • RCOG Member Rate: £470.00
  • Trainee rate: £420.00
  • Allied Healthcare Professional rate: £355.00

We will automatically allocate you a rate based on the information we hold about you in our database.

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For any queries regarding registration, please contact:

Jocelyn Harrold

For any queries regarding sponsorship and exhibition,and for any other queries, please contact:

Kim Helm

Annual Scientific Update in Urogynaecology

Joint RCOG/BSUG meeting

Thursday 2 – Friday 3 November 2017

This annual urogynaecology meeting aims to update delegates on current issues and clinical practice in this specialty. The varied programme includes renowned speakers from the UK and abroad, and will stimulate thought and discussion. Click here for further information 

Genesis Medical

Genesis Medical was founded in 1986 to serve the gynaecology and urology as a distributor for the best possible products sourced from around the world.

Today the company supports about 150 urodynamic systems in the UK, including Life-Tech and Medica makes. The PicoSmart system from Italy is the market leader and offers more than the competition. Support sets Genesis apart.

Other products of interest to the urogynaecologist:

  • Consumables for urodynamics
  • Flowmeters –
  • PrimeSight flexible cystoscopes for Endosheath technology
  • Uscan bladder scanner -
  • I-Stop non-deforming tapes for SUI with TOT helical needles and Retropubic

Genesis Medical supports many educational events as exhibitors as well as organising popular courses for opinion leaders at UCLH covering urodynamics and the Dartford cystoscopy course (the next course is on 17th November). 



Mediplus philosophy is to ultimately improve patient well fair. Now in our 30th year Mediplus’ focus is researching, developing, manufacturing and marketing innovative medical devices that meet the needs of patients and clinicians worldwide.

Working alongside clinicians Mediplus has been able to bring to market revolutionary medical devices in the field of gynaecology. This year Mediplus will be showcasing POPY™, the world’s first silicone shelf pessary a conservative solution to prolapse and procidentia.

We are also excited to bring to you uresta™. Our award winning self-management solution for women’s stress incontinence. Discreet, comfortable, reusable and affordable this device gives women alternatives to bulky pads and continence underwear. 


Albyn MedicalAlbyn Medical

Established in 1985 Albyn Medical are pioneers in the development of innovative products and systems that support specialists in the field of Uro/Gynae. Our close collaborations with clinicians drives our R&D strategy and product development programs. 

Customer care is key in this field and our team continue to make this their priority through our bespoke after sales service, specifically designed to fit the needs of our customers. Please take some time to visit our stand to discuss your requirements with one of our product specialists.

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