Objectives

After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:
1. Identify risk factors and complications of Obstetric Anal Sphincter Injuries (OASIS) and demonstrate surgical repair.
2. Discuss the role of expectant management for wound breakdown of OASIS.
3. Review the evidence for the evaluation and management of postpartum fecal incontinence in the setting of OASIS.

Faculty

Hema D. Brazell, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville
Greenville, South Carolina

Faculty Disclosure

The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education (CE) activities support quality improvement in healthcare and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options. Faculty or planner conflicts of interest are resolved before the educational activity.None of the members of the faculty and planning committee for this educational event have commercial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods and services consumed by or used on patients.

None of the members of the faculty and planning committee for this educational event have commercial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods and services consumed by or used on patients.

Session date: 
Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Location: 
Baystate Medical Center
759 Chestnut Street
Springfield, MA 01199
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 1.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours

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