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Understanding Urodynamics

Start: 25/09/2018 08:30
End: 26/09/2018 16:00

Location: RCOG
Programme: Understanding Urodynamics 2018.pdf


Overview

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 UKCS.UK.net
  • Claim a maximum of 12 CPD credits for full attendance at this meeting

Who Should Attend?

  • Consultants and Trainees in obstetrics and gynaecology
  • Continence advisors
  • General practitioners
  • Members of the pharmaceutical industry
  • Physiotherapists
  • Specialist nurses
  • Staff Grades, Staff Doctors, Trust Doctors and Associate Specialists

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 Philip Toozs-Hobson FRCOG, Birmingham

Honorary Deputy Director of Conferences

Mr Andrew Sizer FRCOG, Shropshire

course fees

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

  • Standard rate: £550.00
  • RCOG Member Rate: £495.00
  • Trainee rate: £440.00
  • Allied Healthcare Professional rate: £370.00

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:

Jessica Thorn

For any queries regarding sponsorship and exhibition, please contact:

Sarah McDermott

For any other queries, please contact:

Kim Jackson

Annual Scientific Update in Urogynaecology

Joint RCOG/BSUG meeting

Thursday 8 – Friday 9 November 2018

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

Sponsor

KARL STORZkarl storz

KARL STORZ has established itself worldwide as an international and highly regarded company offering a comprehensive product range encompassing all surgical endoscopic disciplines. Since its’ foundation in 1945, the family-owned KARL STORZ company has grown into a global manufacturer, distributor and service provider. The gynaecology portfolio includes all manner of hysteroscopes, fluid pumps, colposcopes, laparoscopic equipment, including uterine manipulators and advanced imaging.

KARL STORZ also offer customer-defined support packages, including the provision of dedicated On-Site Technicians who work within hospitals to ensure that all surgical equipment is working first time, every time, allowing clinical staff to focus on the wellbeing of their patients.

For further information from KARL STORZ Endoscopy (UK) Ltd, please contact us:

  • Tel: 01753-503500
  • E-mail:customerservice-uk@karlstorz.com

 

Exhibitor

Albyn Medical

www.albynmedical.com


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