Certificate of Achievement

Mary Templeman Hogg - O'Rourke

has completed the following course:

Understanding Continence Promotion: Effective Management of Bladder and Bowel Dysfunction in Adults

Association for Continence Advice

This online course explored bladder and bowel dysfunction in adults and facilitated the development of knowledge and skills to work with adults with different types of continence problems and understand effective treatments. The course covered topics including: concepts of continence promotion, understanding normal bladder and bowel structure and functioning, assessment of bladder and bowel conditions, how to promote continence, effective treatment and other management options

7 weeks, 3 hours per week

Educators

Jo Booth

Professor of Rehabilitation Nursing

Association for Continence Advice

Transcript

Learning outcomes

  • Describe and explain principles underpinning the provision of specialist continence advice
  • Demonstrate clinical knowledge of bladder and bowel dysfunction in adults
  • Describe the components and practice of effective assessment and explain how to identify different types of bladder/bowel dysfunction
  • Design and implement effective management plans to treat the condition(s), minimise individual impact and support self-management
  • Explore and debate knowledge and skills required to work collaboratively with other disciplines and agencies to effectively promote bladder and bowel continence

Syllabus

  • Continence paradigm and principles of continence promotion with adults
  • Structure and function of the bladder and bowel
  • Experience of common bladder and bowel conditions
  • Bladder and bowel assessment, dysfunction identification and management planning to provide the ‘right care’ from the outset
  • Effective conservative interventions and how to implement with individuals
  • Other treatment options for bladder and/or bowel dysfunction

Issued on 17th January 2022

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Free online course:

Understanding Continence Promotion: Effective Management of Bladder and Bowel Dysfunction in Adults

Association for Continence Advice