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Dhulikhel Hospital- Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, in collaboration with G-NESOG has recently organized two days surgical workshop on Stress Urinary Incontinence, held on February 20-21, 2017. This workshop was attended by total of 69 participants. Among them 35 were gynecologist from different hospital of Nepal and rest were nurses, midwives and physiotherapist.
As a continuation of its previous one day workshop, that was held on December 1, 2016 on ‘Prevention of Stress Urinary Incontinence’, this workshop was mainly focused on surgical aspects of stress urinary incontinence. Dr. Bernhard Uhl, who is a president of G-NESOG and urogynecologist from Germany, facilitated the different surgeries of incontinence along with his team of Dr. Nicole, Dr. Abha Shrestha and Dr. Suresh Kayastha.
During this workshop there was live demonstration of surgical techniques to participant .Total of 5 cases of incontinence were operated; two underwent Burch Colposuspension and three had Tension Free Vaginal Taping. There was also a session for role of physiotherapy in incontinence by Department Of Physiotherapy of Dhulikhel hospital.
‘This workshop is very useful for management of incontinence, not only for surgical skills but also for prevention of incontinence as well’ said by one of the participant Dr. Yam Dev who is a consultant gynecologist at KIST Medical College.
G-NESOG is working for upliftment of women health in Nepal and is going to organize its 1st international congress on October 10-13th 2017.