Day 2: Monday, November 12, 2018
12:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Kristin E. Patzkowsky, Karen C. Wang
Faculty: William H. Parker, Marco A. Pinho de Oliveira, Divya Kelath Shah
This course provides a comprehensive review of fibroid management and treatment options including medical therapies, image guided procedures and minimally invasive surgical approaches. Experts will provide practical guidelines for managing patients with symptomatic fibroids who prefer future fertility or uterine preservation. The session will review current evidence on facilitating appropriate counseling and conclude with a video montage of difficult case scenarios with input from all faculty on how to handle these challenging situations.
At the conclusion of this course, the clinician will be able to: 1) Formulate patient specific management plan including ideal imaging, preop-optimization and surgical approach 2) demonstrate improved patient counseling for fertility and pregnancy outcomes; and 3) describe various surgical tips and tricks for optimal surgical outcomes.
Please refer to program below.