Prolapse - Using POPQ and Understanding Pelvic Anatomy

Workshop 4

Aims & Objectives

180 minutes
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