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Highlights from Beyond Urogynecology: Clinical Pearls for Best Practice
About this course
This on-demand course features the most sought-after lectures by world-renowned physicians from the AUGS 2022 Clinical Meeting, Beyond Urogynecology: Pearls for Best Practice.

The AUGS Clinical Meeting is a forum for surgical experts from FPMRS, Urology, and Gynecology to come together to provide expert advice on challenging patient scenarios. Using a case-based, interactive approach, this course is designed to offer practical clinical and surgical pearls and options for the management of women with complex pelvic floor disorders and complications.

Featured in this Clinical Highlights course are:

Pelvic Organ Prolapse Optimizing Surgical Outcome:
  • Vaginal Tips and Tricks for Apical Prolapse Repair: A Stepwise Approach to Success, by John Gebhart
  • Laparoscopic Tips and Tricks for Apical Prolapse Repair by Kristie Greene
  • Robotic Tips and Tricks for Apical Prolapse Repair, by Catherine Matthews
  • Surgical Efficiency: How to Get Faster without Compromising Outcomes by Shawn Menefee
  • The Manchester Procedure: A Video Primer by Catherine Matthews


  • Tips for Success for VVF Repair, by Kristie Greene
  • Bladder Pain: Thinking Outside the Box by Richard Cockrum

Anorectal Disorders
  • Anal Fissures, Hemorrhoids and Pain: Lessons from Colorectal Surgery, by Alessio Pigazzi

Urinary Incontinence: The Difficult Cases:
  • Pelvic Floor Ultrasound: How Can It Help with Voiding Dysfunction Evaluation? with Lieschen Quiroz
  • Post-Surgical Voiding Dysfunction: What to Do? with Victor Nitti
  • My Sling has Failed! What Now? with Victor Nitti

  • Panel Discussion: Complex Case Management with Jennifer Wong
  • Differential Diagnosis of Pelvic Pain: Thinking Beyond the Reproductive System by Richard Cockrum
  • Surgical Management of Mullerian Anomalies by John Gebhart
  • Must Read Articles Published in the Past Year with Shawn Menefee
Richard Cockrum, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Chicago/Northshore University Health System
John Gebhart, MD, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Mayo Clinic
Kristie Greene, MD, Florida Female Urology
Catherine Matthews, MD, FPMRS Fellowship Program Director, Wake Forest University
Shawn Menefee, MD, Director, Division of FPMRS, Southern California Permanente Medical Group
Victor Nitti, MD, Professor of Urology and Obstetrics and Gynecology, Shlomo Raz Chair in Urology as well as the Chief of the Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery (FPMRS), fellowship director, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Alessio Pigazzi, MD, PhD, FACS, Weill Cornell Medicine
Lieschen Quiroz, MD, Professor, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences (OUHSC)
Jennifer Wong, MD, Kaiser Permanente East Bay
Learning Objectives
At the completion of this course, participants will be able to:
  1. Recognize the techniques of native tissue vaginal repair for advanced pelvic organ prolapse.
  2. Apply methods that are used to manage surgical complications that occur during urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse procedures.
  3. Explain advanced techniques in laparoscopic and robotic surgery that improve efficiency and outcomes.
  4. Recognize the medical and surgical management strategies for complex defecation disorders including fecal incontinence and obstructed defecation syndromes.
  5. Identify techniques by which pelvic floor ultrasound can assist in outpatient evaluation of pelvic floor disorders.
Continuing Medical Education (CME)
The American Urogynecologic Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AUGS designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 8.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Claiming CME
You must complete a minimum of one module of this on-demand course before CME credits become available.

To claim your CME credits, first complete all modules of your choice. Then claim CME credit(s) associated with each completed module. After claiming the credits, click on the house button on the top right corner to take you back to the module listing. Scroll down to the bottom of the screen to start your course evaluation. Your CME certificate will be available for download after the completion of the evaluation. Be sure to claim all CME before printing your certificate.

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Disclosure to Learners
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Availability: Retired
Cost: Member: $395.00
Non-Member: $495.00
Fellow: $395.00
Student: $395.00
Affiliate: $395.00
Fellow-Program: $395.00
Credit Offered:
No Credit Offered
Contains: 8 Courses
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