Nursing Workshop

Date Registration Fee
(for registered delegates of the conference)
Registration Fee
(for Nursing Workshop only)
Day 2 – Friday, 16th December  2016 50 USD 100 USD

Objectives: Upon completion of the course, the participants will be able to describe the rationale of pelvic floor muscle training (PFMT), as well as the key principles for teaching it effectively to patients. They will know the EAUN recommendations for indwelling catheter management. They will also be able to describe the principles of urological endoscopes and the duties of nurses in this field.

   Workshop on Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation, Catheter Management and Urological  Endoscope Management
 Time  Topic Speaker
 08:30 – 08:40  Introduction to the European Association of Urology Nurses Simon Borg
 08:40 – 09:00  How to read a guideline – The evidence base for developing guidelines Susanne Vahr
 09:00 – 09:30  Anatomy and neurological control of the bladder Bente Thoft Jensen
 09:30 – 09:45  Break
 09:45 – 10:15  Assessment and anamnesis Bente Thoft Jensen
 10:15 – 10:45  Rationale and indications for pelvic floor muscle training Corinne Tillier
 10:45 – 11:15  How to teach pelvic floor exercises effectively to patients Corinne Tillier
 11:15 – 12:45  Practical session: learning a validated programme of exercises Simon Borg, Bente Thoft Jensen,
Corinne Tillier,Susanne Vahr
 12:45 – 14:15  Lunch
 14:15 – 14:35  Recommendations for insertion and care of an indwelling catheter Susanne Vahr
 14:35 – 15:00  Break
 15:00 – 16:00  Management of endoscopes: fundamental principles for nurses Simon Borg
 16.00 – 16:30  Practical session: key topics in endoscopes management Simon Borg, Bente Thoft Jensen,
Corinne Tillier,Susanne Vahr
 16:30 – 17:00  Test


Bente Thoft Jensen

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Corinne Nathalie Tillier
Amsterdam, the Netherlands

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Simon John Borg
Malta, EU

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Susanne Vahr Lauridsen
Rigshospitalet, Denmark

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