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Pudendal Neuralgia and other Intrapelvic Causes of Neuropathic Pain

Pudendal Neuralgia and other Intrapelvic Causes of Neuropathic Pain

Pudendal Neuralgia and other Intrapelvic Causes of Neuropathic Pain

CA$29.99
This course includes
38:32 of Course Material (View)
Lifetime access after purchase
Certificate of completion

Course Description:  

Pudendal neuralgia and other intrapelvic nerve entrapment syndromes are poorly understood conditions.  This lecture will go through the definition and symptoms associated with intrapelvic nerve entrapment, briefly reviewing the laparoscopic anatomy of the intrapelvic nerves.  Dr. Lemos will briefly describe what minimally invasive surgery is and review how candidates are chosen for surgery.  He will outline what physiotherapists need to know for their patients before and after surgery including timelines and exercise prescription.

What do you get in this course?

  • Slides to each lecture
  • Lifetime Access: You can come back to this course at any time. If any material is updated or material is added to the course, you will have access to the new content.
  • Certification of Completion: once you've created the course you will get a certificate for your professional portfolio.
  • Access to this course is through Embodia and while some of the content, such as the workbook can be downloaded, the majority cannot. This is to protect the instructor’s material and to prevent the content from being shared freely on the internet.
  • Embodia is mobile-friendly and can be accessed on phone, tablet and computer.
  • There is no start date or completion date. You can complete the course at your own pace.
  • You will be sent a receipt as soon as you purchase this course. This receipt can be used for education grants (such as The Allied Health Professional Development Fund) and for tax purposes.
  • Bite sized information: all of the content is broken down into bite sized chunks so that you can easily watch a video on your break, over lunch or for a few minutes at night.
  • You will receive a Special Coupon for 15% off any other online course on Embodia Academy when you’ve completed this course!

Audience: Rehab Professionals (PT, PTA, OT, OTA, AT, ET, Kin, etc), movement specialists, yoga teachers, yoga therapists, and those interested in learning more about pelvic floor health and wellness.

This course was recorded at the 6th Pelvic Health Solutions Symposium in 2019

The instructors
Pelvic Health Solutions

Pelvic Health Solutions is an evidence-based teaching company that was founded in 2010 by Nelly Faghani and Carolyn Vandyken, out of the need to develop pelvic health resources in Ontario, an under serviced health concern in this province. Since the inception of our teaching company, pelvic health physiotherapy has blossomed from a handful of physiotherapists to well over 300 therapists now rostered with the Ontario College of Physiotherapists. Pelvic Health Solutions provides continuing education courses for a variety of practitioners, including mentoring and clinical resources for therapists to utilize with their patients. Our mission is to provide evidence-based, biopsychosocial resources to patients and health care practitioners for the assessment and treatment of pelvic health problems in our province and abroad.

Dr. Nucelio Lemos
MD, PhD
Nucelio Lemos underwent his medical graduation, as well as his gynecology, urogynecology and MIS training and PhD in Gynecology in Sao Paulo Brazil and attended a Fellowship in Pelvic Neurodysfunctions by the International School of Neuropelveology in Zurich, Switzerland. Upon returning to São Paulo, he funded the Pelvic Neurodysfunction Clinics of the Department of Gynecology of the Federal University of São Paulo, which he still currently chairs and where he develops extensive research and teaching of all fields of Neuropelveology: treatment of Intrapelvic Nerve Entrapments and Neuropathic Pain of Intrapelvic Etiology; Nerve-Sparing Radical Pelvic Procedures (including endometriosis and pelvic malignancies); and rehabilitation of paraplegic patients through the Laparoscopic Implantation of Neuroprosthesis. He is past Chairman of the Scientific Committee of the International Continence Society (2013-2016) and is currently the Chairman of the Scientific and Education Committee of the Latin American Pelvic Floor Association (ALAPP). He is also a Founding Member of the International Society of Neuropelveology and the Director of the School of Pelvic Pain of the International Continence Society Institute. As of January 2017 he has been recruited as Associate Professor at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Toronto, where he is starting the Pelvic Functional Surgery and Neuropelveology Clinic, at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology of Mount Sinai and Women’s College Hospitals.
Course Material included in this course
  • Lessons
  • Sites of Entrapment
  • Types of Entrapment
  • Surgical Outcomes
  • First Line Therapy
  • Second Line Therapy
  • Third Line Therapy
  • Port vs Pump
  • Questions
  • Feedback
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