"is it mind? - is it body? - is it bladder? - is it real?"

Workshop 41

Aims & Objectives

180 minutes
Painful Bladder Syndromes/IC
Chronic Pelvic pain Multidsciplinary Biopsychosocial implications
Urologist, Gynecologist, Physical Therapist, Nurses

Discuss importance of multimodal approach in the treatment of patients diagnosed with chronic pelvic pain syndrome.
Evaluate pelvic pain as an "elimination problem".
Considering not only the symptoms as guidelines to treatment but also considering the patient as a whole in the environment s/he is living and functioning.
Present the use of alternative treatments
Taylor a personalized treatment for each patint