|Category||Reconstructive Surgery: LUT|
|Keywords||complications pelvic organ prolapse incontinence|
|Target Audience||Useful for any pelvic floor surgeon who performs incontinence and/or pelvic organ prolapse surgery. Whether one is a gynecologist or urologist a review of the essentials for preventing, evaluating and managing such complications is essential.|
|Aims and Objectives|
This course will summarize both common and uncommon complications associated with standard and new technologies used for pelvic reconstruction and urinary incontinence therapy in women. The intent of this course is to present both the approach to evaluation and management of these complications from both the urologic and urogynecologic perspective of the combined faculty. The emphasis is on newer technologies and complications, both acute and chronic, that are associated with these various surgeries. The goal of this course will be to summarize, not only, identification, but also evaluation and appropriate intervention, as well as patient counseling for these various complications.