Prolapse - Using POPQ and Understanding Pelvic Anatomy

Workshop 4

Aims & Objectives

Basic
180 minutes
Anatomy
Pelvic Organ Prolapse Anatomy POPQ System
Residents, Fellows

Aim:

  1. Understanding of the POPQ system and how to apply it
  2. Knowledge of anatomic landmarks in the small pelvis as they relate to prolapse- and reconstructive pelvic surgery

Objective:
At the end of the workshops delegates will be able to:

  1. Identify and reproduce all points of the POPQ system
  2. Reconstruct a specific prolapse type on a model according to given points of the POPQ system
  3. Apply the POPQ system to a specific prolapse
  4. Identify the most important anatomical-surgical landmarks on a pelvic model
  5. Describe the effect of the most common surgical procedures for anatomical structures in the small pelvis