Evidence and Case-Based Update on the Medical/Behavioural and Surgical Management of Faecal Incontinence

Workshop 9

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Tuesday 6th October 2015
14:00 - 15:30
516AB
Speakers
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Workshop Schedule

14:00

Alayne D. Markland

14:05

Patricia S. Goode

14:25

All

14:40

Alayne D. Markland

15:00

Holly E. Richter

15:20

All

Aims & Objectives

Basic
90 minutes
Anorectal / Bowel Dysfunction
Clinical
Faecal incontinence Conservative treatment Surgical treatment
Health care providers interested in an evidenced-based update on the medical/behavioural and surgical management of faecal incontinence in adults

Aims:

  1. Understand the scope of the problem of faecal incontinence (FI)
  2. Review the anatomy and physiology of normal defecation and maintenance of continence
  3. Present an algorithmic approach for the evaluation of FI including case studies
  4. Understand non-surgical management of FI including pelvic floor muscle training including biofeedback and electrical stimulation, bowel control strategies, diet and fibre, and medications
  5. Discuss the role of surgery including perianal sphincter injection treatment, sphincter repair, and sacral neuromodulation in the treatment of FI