Obstetric Perineal repair and Anal Sphincter Injury repair Study Day

Category: Training - Training Days/Workshops

Date: March 20th 2017 8:30am until 12:30pm

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

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Midwives £20                   Doctors £40

Registration: Please book place before the deadline as we have limited places.

Please contact Sarah-Anne Thomas


Deadline to book your place 13th March, 2016


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


Sarah-Ann Thomas: Urogynaecology Nurse specialist

Sally Budgen and Zoe Nelson: Senior midwives

08:30 - 09:00 - Registration

09:00-09:15-Anatomy and physiology of Perineum

09:15-09:45-Identification and Repair techniques of obstetric anal sphincter injuries.

09:45-10:15- Tea/coffee break

10:15-10:45 – Perineal service (Role of physio, midwives and doctors…a holistic approach)

10:45-12:30: 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