Urodynamics in a Urogynecology/Female Urology practice are focused on urinary incontinence in the presence of, or related to pelvic organ prolapse and voiding dysfunction related to prolapse, prior surgical procedure and other pelvic floor disorders. The focus of this discussion is on the specifics of performing urodynamic studies on women with pelvic floor disorders including reducing prolapse, performing urethral pressure profiles and interpreting results. Using case studies, we explore how to counsel women on therapeutic options.
Contact hours available until 2/28/17.
Requirements for Successful Completion: Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.
Planning Committee Disclosures: Christine Bradway, PhD, RN, CRNP: Consultant/Presenter Bureau: Direct Supply Inc. and Advisory Board: Astelles
Cheryl A. LeCroy, MSN, RN: Consultant: Allergan
Speaker Disclosures: There are 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.
Describe the purpose and methods of prolapse reduction during urodynamics for women with pelvic organ prolapse.
Describe the urethral pressure profile procedure.
State the clinical application of the urethral profile pressure.