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Volume 42, Issue 5
Publication date: November 1, 2016
November 1, 2019
What's New in the Management of Fecal Incontinence
Dee E. Fenner, MD (Moderator)
Harold A. Furlong Professor of Women’s Health, Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Urology; Associate Chair for Surgical Services; Director, Division of Benign Gynecology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
Heidi W. Brown, MD, MAS
Assistant Professor of Urogynecology, Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Urology, University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin
Rebecca G. Rogers, MD
Regents’ Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Surgery; Vice Chair for Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology; Director, Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico
After completing this activity, the physician should be better able to:
Describe the prevalence of fecal incontinence.
Identify individual risk factors associated with fecal incontinence.
Recognize barriers to care.
Describe the appropriate evaluation of women with fecal incontinence.
List the therapies available for the treatment of fecal incontinence.