Management of bowel dysfunction following obstetric anal sphincter injury (OASIS)

Workshop 18

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Workshop Schedule

14:00

Paula Igualada-Martinez

14:05

Rufus Cartwright

14:25

Alexis Schizas

14:45

Alexis Schizas

15:05

Heidi Brown

15:30

None

16:00

Paula Igualada-Martinez

16:30

Heidi Brown
Alexis Schizas

17:00

Heidi Brown
Paula Igualada-Martinez

17:30

All

Aims & Objectives

Advanced
240 minutes
Pelvic Floor
obstetric anal sphincter injury bowel dysfunction management
Urogynaecologists, gynaecologists, obstetricians, colorectal surgeons, physiotherapists, continence nurses, midwives
Aim: The aim of this course is to learn how to evaluate and manage bowel dysfunction following obstetric anal sphincter injury (OASIS). Objectives: At the end of the workshop the participants should be able to: - Understand the anatomy and physiology of the pelvic floor including the anal sphincter complex - Recognise and classify OASIS following endoanal ultrasound assessment - Understand anorectal physiology following OASIS - Identify and evaluate bowel dysfunction following OASIS - Learn how to set up a dedicated one-stop OASIS clinic and manage subsequent deliveries - Learn about the role of Physiotherapy management of bowel dysfunction following OASIS - Understand the long-term consequences of OASIS