This workshop focuses on the anatomy of the pelvic floor, the risks for pelvic organ prolapse, and the management of this issue with vaginal pessaries. Management of pessary complications are discussed. Video presentations are provided along with hands-on stations for practice of insertion and removal.
Contact hours available until 11/7/18.
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:
• Valre Welch, MSN, RN, CPNP - Consultant: Hollister Clinical Advisory Board
• Gina Powley, MSN, ANP-BC - Speakers Bureau: Astellas and Medivation
There are no disclosures to declare.
Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.
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.
At the conclusion of this activity, the learner will have greater skill and knowledge in providing non-surgical management of pelvic organ prolapse through the use of pessaries.