Bristol Certificate in Urodynamics Course

  • Please note that the Bristol Certificate Course for 2018 is now fully subscribed. 

    You may complete the registration form if you would like to be placed on our cancellation list.

     

    Wednesday 4th – Friday 6th July 2018

    Gold Coast, Australia

     

    This is a 3-day course that is more concerned with ensuring the quality of urodynamics (UDS) practice, the interpretation of UDS traces, & the role of UDS in the management of the different patient groups. The course finishes on the third day with a multiple choice & trace based test. The course is approved by the International Continence Society.

    Learning Points

    • appreciation of the philosophy behind urodynamic studies (UDS) as part of patient investigation
    • knowledge of the basic physical principles behind the measurement of flow & pressure
    • knowledge of the role of UDS in investigating children, women, men & neurological patients
    • ability to recognise artefacts seen during UDS, & the knowledge of how to correct them
    • ability to interpret urodynamic traces
    • knowledge of the techniques of basic & specialist urodynamics, including urethral function & video UDS

    CPD Information

    RANZCOG
    Accredited for 17 points in the Clinical Expertise domain for full attendance.

    RACS (USANZ)
    Pending Approval for 21 points to eligible Fellows for full course attendance.

    RACP MyCPD
    Participants in the RACP MyCPD Program may apply for CPD credits under “Category 2: Assessed Learning
    Projects” at 2 credits per hour.

  • Please note that we will confirm your registration only after receipt of payment. Cancellations received within 30 days of commencement date will be not be eligible for any refund.

    Cancellation Policy

    Innologic reserves the right to cancel any or all parts of these workshops without prior notice & shall not be held responsible for any costs incurred by the registrant. © 2018 Innologic. All rights reserved. All company logos & product names mentioned herein may be trademarks &/or registered trademarks of their respective companies.

  • Schedule

    Day 1 – 4th July

    (Registration at 8.30am)

    9.00 amIntroduction to course
    9.30 amAn Overview of Urodynamics
    10.30 amCoffee/tea break
    11.00 amBasic Principles of Urodynamics (Video)
    12.00 pmSetting Up a Flow Clinic, Flows & Pressure Flows in the Male Patient
    1.00pmLunch
    2.00 pmFrequency / Volume Charts & Writing a Report
    2.45 pm“Getting Started”
    3.20 pmAmbulatory Urodynamics
    3.30 pmCoffee/tea break
    4.00 pmHands on “Getting started”
    5.00 pmEnd of day 1

  • Schedule

    Day 2 – 5th July

    9.00 amUrodynamic Studies in Women Including Urethral Function Studies
    10.30 amCoffee/tea break
    11.00 amVideo Urodynamics in Neuropaths & Children
    1.00 pmLunch
    2.00 pmFemale Urodynamic Demonstration (Video)
    3.00 pmMale Urodynamic Demonstration (Video)
    4.00 pmCoffee/tea break
    4.30 pmCase discussions
    5.00 pmEnd of day 2

    Day 3 – 6th July

    9.00 amInterpretation of Results & Traces I
    10.30 amCoffee/tea break
    11.00 amInterpretation of Results & Traces II
    12.30 pmLunch
    1.30 pmQuiz with Marking of Certificates
    3.30 pmPresentation of Certificates and Group Photos
    5.00 pmEnd of Course

Course Faculty

Course Director

Hashim Hashim, Director of the Urodynamics Unit, Bristol Urological Institute

Faculty

Hashim Hashim MD, FEBU, FRCS (Urol), Consultant Urological Surgeon & Honorary Professor, Bristol Urological Institute

Marcus Drake MD, FRCS (Urol), Professor of Physiological Urology & Consultant Urological Surgeon, University of Bristol & Bristol Urological Institute

Laura Thomas, Clinical Scientist (Uro/GI) & Manager of Urodynamics Unit, Bristol Urological Institute

Biographies

Professor Hashim

Professor Hashim is a Consultant Urological Surgeon, Honorary Professor and Director of the Urodynamics Unit at the world renowned Bristol Urological Institute. He is a world renowned urologist specialising in female and functional urology including male and female urinary incontinence, neurourology, urodynamics and pelvic reconstruction. He is a committee member of the European Association of Urology section of female and functional urology, the International Consultation on Incontinence Urodynamics committee and an associate editor of Neurourology and Urodynamics journal. He has authored over 60 articles in peer reviewed journals, as well as 40 book chapters and 7 books, and is a reviewer for several national and international journals.

Marcus Drake

Marcus Drake is Professor of Physiological Urology at the University of Bristol, and Honorary Consultant Surgeon at the Bristol Urological Institute at Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK. He undertook his medical training at the Universities of Cambridge and Oxford and was awarded his Doctorate Thesis by the University of Oxford.

He was Chairman of the International Continence Society’s Standardisation Steering Committee for 6 years. He is a board member of the European School of Urology, and of the European Society of Female and Functional Urology. He is also a member of the European Association of Urology Guidelines committee for male urinary symptoms (LUTS). In 2012, he chaired the Nocturia committee at the Consultation on Male LUTS and the Neurogenic Incontinence committee at the International Consultation on Incontinence, co-chairing the latter committee in 2016. He is former Chairman for Urology/ Urogynaecology in the UK National Health Service’s Comprehensive Clinical Research Network.

About Innologic

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