Complications of Obstetric Fistula Surgery: the hole is closed but all is not well

Workshop 1

Workshop Schedule

09:00

Christopher Payne

09:15

Dirk de Ridder

09:45

Fekade Ayenachew

10:10

All

Aims & Objectives

Advanced
90 minutes
Female Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS) / Voiding Dysfunction
Clinical
Obstetric fistula surgical innovation health economics
Physicians, Physiotherapists, Nurses, Paramedical Staff, Health Economists,

• Understand that a large percentage of patients suffer ongoing problems after “successful” OF surgery.
• Explain the types of post-OF urinary incontinence and the risk factors
• Develop a logical, efficient approach to evaluation of post-OF incontinence
• Describe the surgical treatment options for post-OF incontinence
• Identify techniques for prevention and treatment of post-OF sexual dysfunction