Certificate in Urodynamics Course
2016 Course Dates:
- 21 – 23 September - Newcastle
- 26 - 28 September – Bristol
- 14 - 16 November – London
- 28 - 30 November - Bristol
This is a 3-day course that is more concerned with ensuring the quality of urodynamics (UDS) practice, the interpretation of UDS traces, and the role of UDS in the management of the different patient groups. The course finishes on the third day with a multiple choice and trace-based test. The course is approved by the International Continence Society and has CME approval from the British Association of Urological Surgeons.
Intended delegates: doctors, nurses, technicians and anyone allied to urodynamics who have some urodynamic experience.
appreciation of the philosophy behind urodynamic studies (UDS) as part of patient investigation
knowledge of the basic physical principles behind the measurement of flow and pressure
knowledge of the role of UDS in investigating children, women, men and neurological patients
ability to recognise artefacts seen during UDS, and the knowledge of how to correct them
ability to interpret urodynamic traces
knowledge of the techniques of basic and specialist urodynamics, including urethral function and video-UDS
Course Director: Dr Hashim Hashim
Course Administrator: Karen Evely
The Certificate of Urodynamic Courses is run in Bristol, Manchester, Birmingham, Newcastle and London.
Fees: £495 (not including accommodation).