Third and Fourth Degree Perineal Tears & Episiotomy

0900h:    Registration and Coffee

0930h     Introduction

0945h     Anatomy of the pelvic floor, perineum and anal sphincters

1030h     Anorectal Physiology

1100h     Diagnosis of anal sphincter injuries


1145h COFFEE


1200h    Video on diagnosis   

1210h    2nd degree tears and Episiotomy

1240h    Episiotomy repair video


1300h LUNCH


1345h     Third and fourth degree tears repair

1415h     Video - Repair of 3rd/4th degree tears

1430h     Prevention of OASIS

1445h     Management of complications of vaginal delivery


1515h     COFFEE


1530h     Video of episiotomy repair in animal tissue

1540h     Video on anal sphincter repair in pig

1600h     Hands-on repair of episiotomy and anal sphincter in animal tissue

1700h     Hands-on Perineal support technique on model

1730h END


Please note that the program is subject to change