Training in Pelvic Floor Dysfunctions

Course Details

4/16/2020

9:00 AM UTC

Maastricht, The Netherlands

Add to Calendar 4/16/2020 9:00 AM 4/18/2020 2:30 PM America/Chicago Training in Pelvic Floor Dysfunctions <p>Join this evidence-based and practical hands-on course on different Pelvic Floor Dysfunctions and find out all you need to know about innovative concepts for assessment, evaluation and treatment of the most prevalent pelvic health problems, such as urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse.</p> <p>LABORIE is pleased to organize and offer this theoretical and practical training to you in conjunction with Abafi-HOLLAND.</p> <p>Abafi-HOLLAND is an experienced Dutch education and training center working together with the well-known Pelvic care Center Maastricht of the Maastricht University Medical Center. The skilled faculty provides high-level courses worldwide, and now an opportunity to come to the beautiful and historical city of Maastricht.</p> <p>The emphasis of the course will be on evidence-based pelvic floor muscle training, biofeedback and electrical stimulation.</p> <h3>Date</h3> <p>April 16-18, 2020</p> <h3>Goal</h3> <p>To enhance knowledge of the testing of function and structure of the pelvic floor and bladder in order to improve knowledge, skills, and&nbsp;test performance in daily clinical practice.</p> <h3>Course Highlights</h3> <ul> <li>Functional anatomy pelvic floor and lower urinary tract&nbsp;</li> <li>Pathophysiology stress urinary incontinence</li> <li>Pathophysiology urgency and mixed urinary incontinence</li> <li>Assessment and evaluation of the pelvic floor: theory and practice</li> <li>Practical assessment and evaluation using biofeedback</li> <li>Use of electrotherapy for female pelvic floor dysfunctions</li> <li>Evidence-based pelvic physiotherapy for urinary incontinence</li> <li>How to perform a pelvic floor muscle training</li> <li>Conservative treatment (Pelvic-physiotherapy) for stress urinary incontinence, urinary urgency, pelvic organ prolapse, pre and postpartum, pelvic pain, sexual problems</li> <li>Guidelines</li> <li>Clinical cases: stress urinary incontinence, urinary urgency, prolapses, pre and postpartum, prevention, pelvic pain, sexual problems</li> <li>HANDS-ON PRACTICAL TRAINING: <ul> <li>Pelvic floor exercises</li> <li>Biofeedback and electrical therapy: <ul> <li>Hands-on practice in using LABORIE systems and probes</li> <li>Troubleshooting &lsquo;What to do when things go wrong&rsquo;</li> </ul> </li> </ul> </li> </ul> <h3>Target Audience</h3> <p>Physiotherapists, pelvic floor surgeons and urogynaecologists, gastroenterologists with an interest in conservative management of functional pelvic floor disorders, higher trainees in these disciplines.</p> <h3>Course Directors</h3> <p>A/Prof Bary Berghmans<br /> Pelvic care Center Maastricht<br /> Maastricht University Medical Center<br /> Maastricht, The Netherlands<br /> &nbsp;<br /> Dr Maura Seleme<br /> abafi-HOLLAND<br /> Maastricht, The Netherlands</p> <h3>About A/Prof. Berghmans</h3> <p>Bary Berghmans, PhD MSc RPT, associate professor of the Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, clinical epidemiologist, &nbsp;health scientist, pelvic physiotherapist. Head research Pelvic care Center Maastricht, Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, The Netherlands. Invited professor department of surgery of University of Campinas, Campinas, Brazil. Senior researcher at the Department of Urology at Maastricht University Medical Center. Chairperson IUGA Special Interest Group Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation. Member of the EAU Guidelines Panel of Chronic Pelvic Pain. &nbsp;</p> <h3>Registration Fee</h3> <p>&euro;595 (the fee does not include accommodation or applicable taxes)</p> <h3>&nbsp;Further Information</h3> <ul> <li>The registration fee includes 3 lunches and 1 dinner.</li> <li>The maximum attendance for this training course is 20 participants.</li> <li>LABORIE will provide you with a list of hotel suggestions in Maastricht.</li> <li>For more information, please call +31 53 4803700 or e-mail <a href="mailto:education@laborie.com?subject=Training%20in%20Pelvic%20Floor%20Dysfunctions">education@laborie.com</a>.</li> </ul> Maastricht, The Netherlands

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A/Prof. Bary Berghmans, PhD MSc RPT,

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Training in Pelvic Floor Dysfunctions

Join this evidence-based and practical hands-on course on different Pelvic Floor Dysfunctions and find out all you need to know about innovative concepts for assessment, evaluation and treatment of the most prevalent pelvic health problems, such as urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse.

LABORIE is pleased to organize and offer this theoretical and practical training to you in conjunction with Abafi-HOLLAND.

Abafi-HOLLAND is an experienced Dutch education and training center working together with the well-known Pelvic care Center Maastricht of the Maastricht University Medical Center. The skilled faculty provides high-level courses worldwide, and now an opportunity to come to the beautiful and historical city of Maastricht.

The emphasis of the course will be on evidence-based pelvic floor muscle training, biofeedback and electrical stimulation.

Date

April 16-18, 2020

Goal

To enhance knowledge of the testing of function and structure of the pelvic floor and bladder in order to improve knowledge, skills, and test performance in daily clinical practice.

Course Highlights

  • Functional anatomy pelvic floor and lower urinary tract 
  • Pathophysiology stress urinary incontinence
  • Pathophysiology urgency and mixed urinary incontinence
  • Assessment and evaluation of the pelvic floor: theory and practice
  • Practical assessment and evaluation using biofeedback
  • Use of electrotherapy for female pelvic floor dysfunctions
  • Evidence-based pelvic physiotherapy for urinary incontinence
  • How to perform a pelvic floor muscle training
  • Conservative treatment (Pelvic-physiotherapy) for stress urinary incontinence, urinary urgency, pelvic organ prolapse, pre and postpartum, pelvic pain, sexual problems
  • Guidelines
  • Clinical cases: stress urinary incontinence, urinary urgency, prolapses, pre and postpartum, prevention, pelvic pain, sexual problems
  • HANDS-ON PRACTICAL TRAINING:
    • Pelvic floor exercises
    • Biofeedback and electrical therapy:
      • Hands-on practice in using LABORIE systems and probes
      • Troubleshooting ‘What to do when things go wrong’

Target Audience

Physiotherapists, pelvic floor surgeons and urogynaecologists, gastroenterologists with an interest in conservative management of functional pelvic floor disorders, higher trainees in these disciplines.

Course Directors

A/Prof Bary Berghmans
Pelvic care Center Maastricht
Maastricht University Medical Center
Maastricht, The Netherlands
 
Dr Maura Seleme
abafi-HOLLAND
Maastricht, The Netherlands

About A/Prof. Berghmans

Bary Berghmans, PhD MSc RPT, associate professor of the Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, clinical epidemiologist,  health scientist, pelvic physiotherapist. Head research Pelvic care Center Maastricht, Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, The Netherlands. Invited professor department of surgery of University of Campinas, Campinas, Brazil. Senior researcher at the Department of Urology at Maastricht University Medical Center. Chairperson IUGA Special Interest Group Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation. Member of the EAU Guidelines Panel of Chronic Pelvic Pain.  

Registration Fee

€595 (the fee does not include accommodation or applicable taxes)

 Further Information

  • The registration fee includes 3 lunches and 1 dinner.
  • The maximum attendance for this training course is 20 participants.
  • LABORIE will provide you with a list of hotel suggestions in Maastricht.
  • For more information, please call +31 53 4803700 or e-mail education@laborie.com.

Location

Maastricht, The Netherlands
abafi-HOLLAND
Leidenlaan 14
Maastricht, 6229 EZ The Netherlands

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