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PROLOG: Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery (Assessment & Critique)
PROLOG: Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery (Assessment & Critique)

PROLOG: Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery (Assessment & Critique)



86 Pages, 6 x 9

Formats: Trade Paper, EPUB

EPUB, $75.00 (US $75.00) (CA $97.00)

Publication Date: January 2016

ISBN 9781948258128

Rights: WOR

ACOG (Jan 2016)


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Each of the 6 units of PROLOG addresses a major area in obstetrics and gynecology and consists of two parts—an assessment book and a critique book. Put your knowledge to the test and earn 14 CME credits for this volume!This edition contains a critique book and an assessment book. The assessment for this edition is available online, and can be purchased at completion, users of this unit should be able to: Discuss normal pelvic anatomy and physiology and how alterations in anatomy and physiology contribute to development of pelvic floor disordersIdentify the pathophysiologic and epidemiologic factors that contribute to pelvic floor disorders in womenAssociate symptom bother and quality of life impact of different pelvic floor disorders, determine appropriate diagnostic workups, and select accurate diagnosesAssociate pelvic floor symptoms with corresponding signs on examination and testing to ensure accurate diagnosesDiscuss the alternative surgical and nonsurgical treatment options for pelvic floor disorders and identify common complications of therapyApply knowledge of anatomy and appropriate surgical techniques in the surgical treatment of pelvic floor disorders

Author Biography

Founded in 1951, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (The College) is the specialty's premier professional membership organization dedicated to the improvement of women's health.