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ICS Education Course at SOBEST, Salvador

13th - 14th October 2013

ICS Education Course at SOBEST

The ICS in conjunction with the Brazilian Wound, Ostomy and Continence Society will be hosting a two day education course 13-14th October 2013 in Brazil. The course will add- on the Brazilian Wound, Ostomy and Continence Societies main annual meeting which takes place 13-17th October 2013 at the Hotel Pestana, Salvador, Bahia.

The local host for this event will be Beatriz Yamada.

The ICS Speakers and their topics will be as follows:

Adrian Wagg;

  • Urinary and Fecal incontinence – The ICS and ICI algorithms
  • Treatment strategies for geriatric incontinence
  • Geriatric incontinence and risk of fall and fracture

Donna Bliss;

  • Incontinence in non-neurological disorders-Skin care
  • Nursing care for geriatric incontinence
  • Diet and food in continence care: myths and truths

Jacqueline Cahill;

  • Psychosocial impact of urinary and fecal incontinence
  • Economics and public policies on continence management
  • The role of patient groups in improving patient education about incontinence care and public access to incontinence services

Simone Bothelho Pereira;

  • Incontinence management during pregnancy
  • Pelvic Organ Prolapse (POP)- Non-surgical management
  • Incontinence in athletes

Please see the below link entitled Course Information for a copy of the event programme.

The ICS office will also be attending this course and will hold a stand at SOBEST- pop by to see us!

For more information please contact Beatriz Yamada on beatriz@enfmedic.com.br

Alternatively please contact the Jenny at the ICS office; Jenny@icsoffice.org