Over 12-14th December 2018 ICS hosted the 7th Workshop for Surgical Repair of Vaginal Fistula and Urinary Incontinence. This was held at the Ministry of Health, Khartoum State in Sudan.
The course received generous support from the Global Philanthropic Fund.
The Masterclass allowed over 20 delegates to receive theoretical and practical hands-on surgical training on repairs to vaginal fistulas. The course was held over 3 days: one full day of education and 2 live surgery days.
The workshop was open to all international delegates with a focus on including trainees and residents and those working in developing and resource-constrained countries. A full multi-disciplinary team taught various surgical techniques on local patients. ICS speakers covered the following topics:
- Aspects of the Problem
- Anatomical Consideration and Surgical Principles
- Classification of VVF
- Surgical Repair of VVF
- Complications of Surgery and Surgical Tips
- Fibrin Glue
Above you can watch the ICS video which was filmed at the ICS Masterclass.
You can also view, download or share photos from the event. Please see the below ICS Masterclass album.
ICS joins Global Philanthropic Committee