Glendale, CA (PRWEB) December 26, 2013
Audio-Digest Foundation announces the release of Obstetrics/ Gynecology Volume 60, Issue 17: Topics in Urogynecologic Surgery.
The goals of this program are to improve diagnosis and treatment of patients undergoing vaginal compartment surgery and robotic sacrocolpopexy (SC). After hearing and assimilating this program, the clinician will be better able to:
1. Weigh the risks and benefits of polypropylene mesh for pelvic reconstruction.
2. Recognize and manage complications of mesh used for anterior repairs.
3. Select appropriate patients for mesh repairs and provide them with complete information during the informed consent process.
4. Use techniques that help to overcome some of the disadvantages of the robotic approach to SC.
5. Design a surgical protocol for robotic SC, including patient selection and preparation.
The original programs were presented by Nathan Guerette, MD, Associate Professor, Division of Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, and Director, Female Pelvic Medicine Institute of Virginia, Richmond. Amie Kawasaki, MD, Associate Staff, Section of Urogynecology, Department of Gynecology, Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston.
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