Annual Symposium 2014

010 - Using Support Pessaries for Pelvic Floor Dysfunction

Mar 13, 2014 8:00am ‐ Mar 13, 2014 11:30am


Credits: None available.


Description

This workshop combines informational didactic with hands-on learning and covers patient selection and evaluation, pessary choice and fitting, routine surveillance recommendations, and trouble-shooting to improve patient satisfaction and outcomes.

Contact hours available until 3/16/2016.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.

Faculty, Planners and Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Speaker(s) have no disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

SUNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number, CEP 5556.

Objectives:

  • Name two indications for a trial of pessary use as a non-surgical treatment option.
  • Identify two commonly used styles of pessaries and techniques used to fit each.
  • Describe an appropriate plan for management of common pessary complications and a follow-up plan for pessary management.

Speaker(s):

Credits Available


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