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International Urogynecological Association an damerican Urogynecological Society 2014 Review
International Continence Society 2013 Review
Vaginal Dilators and ENG in the Treatment of Vaginismus
Pelvic PT Distance Journal Club
Introduction to Physical Therapy for Urinary Incontinence
Physiology of Micturition
How can Doulas improve the Musculoskeletal health of childbearing women?
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International Urogynecological Association and American Urogynecological Society 2014 Review

This one hour phone discussion will review abstracts and presentation given at the combined meeting of the International Urogynecological Association (IUGA) and American Urogynecological Society (AUGS) July 22 to 26, 2014 in Washington DC.  Abstracts most relevant to pelvic PT will be the focus.  Listen to find out what is presented when two powerful professional organizations meet at the same location

Hosted by: Dr Beth Shelly PT, DPT, WCS, BCB PMD and Dr Rhonda Kotarinos DPT
Cost - $20
Link to audio file and handout will be emailed within 48 hours of order.
Please make sure to include email address in payment.

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International Continence Society 2013 Review

This one hour phone discussion will review abstracts and presentation given at the International Continence Society 2013 annual meeting in Barcelona August 28 to 30. Abstracts most relevant to pelvic PT will be the focus. Although we should not base clinical decision making on one abstract - these snap shots of research are the cutting edge and often foreshadow upcoming changes in practice. So, if you want to be on the cutting edge of pelvic therapy - join us for a interactive discussion.

Host and main speaker: Dr Beth Shelly PT, DPT, WCS, BCB PMD
Guest speakers: we will be joined by several leaders in the field of pelvic PT
Cost - $20
Link to audio file and handout will be emailed within 48 hours of order.
Please make sure to include email address in payment.

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Vaginal Dilators and EMG in the Treatment of Vaginisumus

This one hour discussion will review the use of vaginal dilators with and without EMG in patients with excessive vaginal tone and dyspareunia. Participants are expected to have some basic knowledge of Pelvic PT and the diagnosis of vaginismus. Discussion will include audio (conference call) and handout. Join us to learn more about this very effective treatment modality.

Cost - $30
Link to audio and pdf handout will be emailed within 48 hours of order.
Please make sure to include email address in payment.

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Pelvic PT Distance Journal Club
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Recordings and outlines of monthly meetings. The purpose of this group is to provide a forum for discussion of current research and new ideas in the field of pelvic physiotherapy. Research in this area is occurring at a fast pace. It is nearly impossible to stay up to date alone. This format is a structured discussion of research and its application to practice. Journal club began in 2011 and has been very active every year since then. CD includes all outlines and recorded conference calls for the year. Learn more about the journal club including how to join.

$10 each year plus $5.50 shipping. CD will be mailed to the payment address, please contact Beth if questions

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Introduction to Physical Therapy for Urinary Incontinence

Course description - This 2 hour lecture will introduce PTs to the anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology of the pelvic floor. Screening tools for identifying patients who may benefit from skilled intervention for pelvic floor muscle (PFM) dysfunction and simple treatment ideas will be discussed. Resources for expanding knowledge, obtaining certification and provided specialized pelvic floor treatment will be provided. This lecture is ideal for those considering specializing in pelvic PT. Focus is on providing immediately usable information in these patient populations. Available through Allied Health Education.

Instruction level - basic
Cost - $45
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Physiology of Micturition

This 25 minute Power point with voice over (22 slides) provides the basics of voiding for pelvic PTs.   Topics include phases of storage and empting, micturition reflexes and nerves, normal voiding patterns, sensation of the bladder, and post void residual. This presentation is in Power point 97 – 2003. Start the presentation by clicking the "slide slow" icon on the bottom right of the screen (looks like a movie screen).  The voice will begin and slides will automatically advance.   This is a basic level presentation. 

Cost - $30
Link to power point will be emailed within 48 hours of order.
Please make sure to include email address in payment.


How can Doulas improve the Musculoskeletal health of childbearing women?

This 2 part lecture (approximately 35 minutes each) is intended to give Doula’s and birth attendants information on:

  • Simple ideas for management of low back and pelvic pain during pregnancy
  • Discussion of birth positions and considerations for women with back pain
  • Birth related risk factors for pelvic floor muscle dysfunction
  • Simple ideas for improving pelvic floor muscle function during and after pregnancy
  • How to teach pelvic floor muscle exercises
  • Possible physical therapy treatments if simple instructions do not help
Cost - $40
Link to audio files and PDF handout will be emailed within 48 hours of order.
Please make sure to include email address in payment.

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