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Pelvic Floor Neuromodulation colorectal surgeons & urologists - fundamental training

Date: 17-18 December 2015   Venue: Antwerp, Belgium

Prof. De Wachter

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Member of the ECMT Board
Stefan De Wachter, MD, PhD, FEBU
Professor of Urology
Neurourology, Incontinence and Reconstructive Urology
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Prof. Matzel

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ECMT Course Director
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Course description

This 1.5-day course is designed for physicians who are interested to start and expand their knowledge in the application of Sacral Neuromodulation for the treatment of Pelvic Floor Dysfunctions: overactive bladder, non-obstructive retention, fecal incontinence, constipation, double incontinence. The course combines theoretical learning and hands-on experience

Target audience

Multidisciplinary teams interested or plan to use Sacral Neuromodulation for the treatment of Pelvic Floor Dysfunctions (overactive bladder, non-obstructive retention, fecal incontinence, constipation, double incontinence): Urologists, Gynecologists, Colorectal surgeons, Pain specialists

Learning objectives

At the end of this training participants will:
- Know Pelvic Neuromodulation techniques
- Select patients for and clinically evaluate bladder and bowel neuromodulation technique effects
- Use X-ray for the right position of the tined-lead
- Make tests with temporary electrode and tuned leads
- Implant Interstim INS
- Manage implant complications
- Program implant with advances features

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Accreditation

This training program was granted 9 European CME credits (ECMEC) by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME). Event code: 13128.