Introductory Course – Assessment of Lower Bowel Dysfunction.
What does this course include?
- Overview of anatomy and physiology of lower bowel/ano-rectum.
- Subjective assessment of lower bowel dysfunction
- Objective assessment of lower bowel dysfunction including ano-rectal examination.
- Principles of management of common lower bowel dysfunction
This is an entry-level course designed to offer a basic competency in the management of lower bowel dysfunction and ano-rectal examination. There will be a practical component within the day and the opportunity to practice ano-rectal examinations under close supervision and support. Since the priority will be on the assessment, there will only be limited time to discuss treatment options. However, the course will be delivered with regular reference to clinical case scenarios, making it more relevant to your practice…and interesting!