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Annual Conference 2012


342 - Hold it Up Sister: A Workshop on the Basics of Fitting Pessaries


Nov 5, 2012 11:35am ‐ Nov 5, 2012 12:35pm

Standard: $30.00
Members: $20.00

Description

This workshop will include a lecture and hands-on instructional session on the basics of pessaries; with the goal of developing attendees’ confidence in pessary fitting and pessary care. Included will be the evaluation of patients with pelvic organ prolapse and hands-on experience in fitting the most common pessaries. Register early! This session will be limited to 30 participants.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify different types of pessaries.
  • Evaluate the patient for pessary fitting.
  • Determine contraindications to pessary fitting.
  • Describe how to care for a pessary.
  • List complications associated with pessary use.
  • Practice placing and removing a pessary on an available non-human model. 

Speaker(s):

  • Gwendolyn Hooper, PhD, RN, FNP, APRN-BC, Assistant Professor, University of Alabama

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