The uterus revisited

Precongress Course 3

 Special Interest Group Endometriosis and Endometrial Disorders

 

Course type
Basic


Course co-ordinators
Carla Tomassetti (Belgium)Andrea Romano (The Netherlands)

 

Course description
The aim of this course is to give an overview of the function of the uterus throughout a lifetime, and to summarize possible dysfunctions and a critical analysis of some historical treatment options.

 

Target audience
Clinicians treating women with various uterine problems, and researchers interested in uterine (dys)function.

 

Programme




Monday 06 July 2020

09:00 - 09:30
Structure, function and hormonal regulation of the uterus
Philippa T.K. Saunders, United Kingdom
09:30 - 09:45
Discussion
09:45 - 10:15
A critical analysis of classifications of uterine anomalies and their impact on our clinical practice
Thierry Van den Bosch, Belgium
10:15 - 10:30
Discussion
10:30 - 11:00
Coffee break
11:00 - 11:30
How can our understanding of uterine contractility and it’s physical chemical environment help us manage our patient?
Ying Cheong, United Kingdom
11:30 - 11:45
Discussion
11:45 - 12:15
Hysterectomy: should we still be doing it?
Jason Abbott, Australia
12:15 - 12:30
Discussion
12:30 - 13:30
Lunch break
13:30 - 14:00
Uterine dysfunction: Fibroids and polyps
Davor Jurkovic, United Kingdom
14:00 - 14:15
Discussion
14:15 - 14:45
Uterine dysfunction: Adenomyosis
Errico Zupi, Italy
14:45 - 15:00
Discussion
15:00 - 15:30
Coffee break
15:30 - 16:00
Maintaining optimal uterine function in the management of ‘gynaecological’ malignancies
Frederic Amant, The Netherlands
16:00 - 16:15
Discussion
16:15 - 16:45
Uterine transplantation in congenital anomaly
Mats Brännström, Sweden
16:45 - 17:00
Discussion