Cornwall Obstetric Perineal repair and Anal Sphincter Injury repair Study Day

Category: Training - Training Days/Workshops

Date: March 3rd 2016 9:00am until 12:30pm

Location: Postgraduate Medical Centre, Royal Cornwall Hospital, Truro TR1 3LQ

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Midwives £20                  

Doctors £40

Please contact Treena Figg on for registration.

Deadline to book your place 18th February, 2016 


Miss Farah Lone, Consultant in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Subspecialist Urogynaecology, Royal Cornwall Hospital, Truro


Ms Treena Figg:  Maternity Matron, inpatients.

Registration: 09:00 – 09:30

09:45-10:15-Perineal trauma in obstetric, anal sphincter injury, its identification

10:15-10:45-Management and Repair techniques of obstetric anal sphincter injuries.

10:45-11:15- Tea/coffee break

11:15-11:45 – Video on anal sphincter repair techniques

11:45-12:30: Hands-on workshop: an opportunity to practise the technique of perineal trauma repair and anal sphincter repair (for both midwives and doctors).

12:30: Quiz and Closing remarks