Perineal Repair Workshop
Perineal Repair Workshop course is supported by RCOG and is essential for all doctors practicing obstetrics and repairing perineal tears but also useful to obstetrics, midwives, Labour Ward Managers and Colorectal Surgeons. It enables a clear understanding of the importance of recognizing obstetrics anal sphincter injuries. Surgical options are combined with a holistic approach, and the consequences of missed diagnosis and demo of poor repair techniques.
Date: 18 – 19 February 2023
Standard Fee: $1050 / –
Perineal Repair Course Description:
Obstetric anal sphincter disruption is a major cause of anal incontinence. There is compelling evidence that clinicians are inadequately trained to recognize and repair anal injuries. The perineal Repair course is essential for all doctors practicing obstetrics and repairing perineal tears but will also be useful to midwives, Labour Ward Managers and Colorectal Surgeons.
Perineal repair course outlines:
Types of perineal tears and outcome of repairs from the available evidence
Risk management issues
Role of the perineal trauma clinic
Management of the established faecal incontinence
Management of persistent tears and faecal incontinence
Anatomy of the perineum, pelvic floor and anal canal
Methods of repairs using perineal trainers