Following on from our previous announcement and due to the recent controversy about mesh implants in the UK. The ICS training course now includes vaginal incontinence mesh removal techniques.
The registration fee is £1000 (inc VAT) or £600 per day with a ratio of 1:4 per cadaver. This includes all training, breaks, lunch and one evening meal. Please note you need to be an ICS member to register for this event.
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This Urinary Incontinence surgical training weekend in the centre of Bristol, England, is a unique opportunity to get exposure to a range of training and surgical techniques surrounding stress and urgency urinary incontinence. You will have several hours of practice on the fresh frozen cadavers covering such topics as synthetic and non-synthetic treatment of stress urinary incontinence, BOTOX into the bladder and sacral neuromodulation placement for urgency urinary incontinence. This course is aimed at senior trainees about to start their consultancy position or early career consultants.
Sat 29 & Sun 30 September 2018
Training will take place in Bristol at the Vesalius Clinical Training Unit, University of Bristol
Delegates can choose to attend both days or single days depending on their chosen topics. To attend both days the cost is £1000, otherwise its £600 per day.
DAY 1: 29 Sept: Stress Urinary incontinence
|Start Time||End Time||Topic|
|09:30||10:00||Anatomy of the pelvis and pelvic floor||Chendrimada Madhu|
|10:00||11:00||Terminology, Diagnosis & Treatment including pelvic floor physiotherapy||Marcus Drake, Jennifer Pinkstone|
|11:00||13:00||Hands on: Stress Urinary Incontinence – Synthetic slings TVT/TOT Removal of incontinence mesh||Hashim Hashim, Marcus Drake, Chendrimada Madhu, Mo Belal, Jennifer Pinkstone|
|14:00||17:00||Hands on: Colposuspension/Autologous Sling/Bulking Agent||Hashim Hashim, Marcus Drake, Chendrimada Madhu, Mo Belal, Jennifer Pinkstone|
DAY 2: 30 Sept: Refractory overactive bladder
|Start Time||End Time||Topic|
|08:30||09:00||Hands on: Overactive Bladder Diagnosis & Treatment||Hashim Hashim|
|09:00||12:30||Hands on:BOTOX in the Bladder (theory and practical), Augmentation cystoplasty/mitrofanoff||Hashim Hashim, Mo Belal, Talal Jabbar, Marcus Drake|
|13:00||17:00||Hands on: SNM (theory and practical)||Hashim Hashim, Mo Belal, Talal Jabbar, Marcus Drake|
Click here to download a PDF copy of the programme.
We are pleased to confirm the following world-renowned ICS speakers for this event:
- Course Director: Hashim Hashim (Bristol) Urologist
- Mo Belal (Birmingham) Urologist
- Marcus Drake (Bristol) Urologist
- Talal Jabbar (Newport) Urologist
- Jennifer Pinkstone (Bristol) Physiotherapist
- Chendrimada Madhu (Bristol) Urogynaecologist
Space is limited and on a first-come first-served basis.
Registration Cancellation Policy
All cancellations must be sent by email:
- Cancellations received until 31 July, 2018 – full refund.
- Cancellations received between 31 July – 14 September, 2018 – 50% will be refunded.
- After 14 September, 2018 – no refund will be made.
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