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CME

Who Should Attend

PFD Week is for physicians, nurses, physical therapists, students, researchers, educators, and other healthcare professionals interested in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery. New treatment techniques and developments in both surgical and non-surgical settings will be shared through a variety of educational formats designed to encourage interactive discussion. Scientific material will be presented through lectures, posters, videos, recorded surgeries, and tips and tricks presentations.
 

Educational Goals and Objectives

  • Describe and discuss the pathophysiology of pelvic floor disorders, including pelvic organ prolapse, urinary incontinence, fecal incontinence, and sexual dysfunction
  • Identify risk factors and the epidemiology of pelvic floor disorders
  • Delineate the impact of pelvic floor disorders on the quality of life for women who suffer from these conditions
  • Review and discuss the tools to assess and quantify pelvic floor disorders
  • Explain non-surgical and surgical treatments used to manage pelvic floor disorders
  • Identify methods for preventing lower urinary tract symptoms
  • Review methods for treating mesh related complications
  • Identify methods to avoid nerve injury during pelvic surgery
  • Describe indications for uterine preservations during prolapse surgery
     

Category 1

Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education designates this Live activity for a maximum of 32.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AAPA accepts AMA category 1 credit for the PRA from organizations accredited by ACCME.

October 9 - 7.0 credits 
October 10 - 8.0 credits
October 11 - 6.5 credits
October 12 - 7.25 credits
October 13 - 3.75 credits
 

Nurses CE

Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education designates this activity for 32.5 contact hour(s) for nurses.  Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

October 9 - 7.0 credits 
October 10 - 8.0 credits
October 11 - 6.5 credits
October 12 - 7.25 credits
October 13 - 3.75 credits


Physical Therapy

The Board of Physical Therapy Practice does not pre-approve continuing education course offerings, but will accept a continuing education activity when they are planned and conducted for physical therapists and the continuing education activity relates to the practice of Physical Therapy.  Each professional is responsible for their own certification.  (The following States require pre-approval for physical therapy credit:  California, Florida, Louisiana, Nevada, Ohio and Texas.)


Accreditation Statement

CMEIn support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education and American Urogynecologic Society (AUGS).  Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education (HSCE) is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
 

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