Clinical Directions in Continence Care

Spotlight On

Tuesday 28th August 2018
09:00 - 16:00
202A
Capacity: 110

A day session dedicated to nurses wanting to hear about the latest evidence and to catch up on some clinical skills.

There is a $50 registration rate for non-registered delegates wishing to attend this programme. Please email emailing Ms. Keren Abuhasira reg_ics18@kenes.com to register. Registered delegates are welcome to attend this programme as part of their registration fee but MUST pre-register via the online system or by emailing Ms. Keren Abuhasira reg_ics18@kenes.com.

Please note this programme is subject to change.

START END TOPIC SPEAKER
08:00 08:30 Registration
08:30 08:35 Introduction Christine Bradway & Donna Thompson
Keynote: Catheter-associated Urinary Tract Infections
08:35 09:15 Preventing Catheter-associated UTIs: U.S. Perspective Shannon Novosad
Catheters and Products Experts: The Good and the Not-so-Good
09:15 09:30 Catheter coatings and material, do they make a difference? Nikki McCormick
09:30 09:45 Catheter characteristics that can improve self-catheterisation Mary A Wasner
09:45 10:00 Tips on male external catheter application and use Karen Spriggs
10:00 10:15 Improving absorbency, current technology in incontinence pads Tony Forsberg
10:15 10:30 Discussion/questions
10:30 11:00 Coffee break and exhibition
The Pelvic Floor
11:00 11:15 The role of the nurse midwife in promoting pelvic floor health during childbirth Lisa Kane Low
11:15 11:30 Acupuncture: A viable treatment for incontinence and LUTS Sandra Engberg
11:30 11:45 Discussion/questions
11:45 13:00 Lunch & Exhibition
UTIs are Part of LUTS
13:00 13:15 Incidence and characteristics of UTIs in women: Analysis of OPTUM database Jean Wyman
13:15 13:30 What is the Evidence-base for treatment of recurrent UTIs in women Ariana Smith, Jason Brown
13:30 13:45 Discussion/questions
13:45 14:00 Coffee break and exhibition
Catching up with Clinical Skills
14:00 14:45 Primer on UDS Mikel Gray
14:45 15:30 Biofeedback assisted pelvic floor muscle training in Adults & Children- hands on Donna Thompson, Andrea Branas
15:30 15:45 Discussion/questions
15:45 Parting comments Donna Thompson, Chris Bradway

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