2010 Certificate Course on

Assessment and Management of Constipation and Faecal Incontinence

Organized by: Hong Kong Continence Society

Co-organizers: Hong Kong Association of Gerontology and Hong Kong Physiotherapy Association (Women’s Health Group)

Venue: Lecture Room, Hong Kong Association of Gerontology, 1/F, Kimberley House, 35 Kimberley Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon

Course Content and dates:

Session 1

8 May 2010 (Saturday)

14:30 – 16:30

1. Anorectal Physiology and Diagnostic Imaging for Functional Bowel Disorder
(Dr. William Meng, Consultant Surgeon, Kwong Wah Hospital & Our Lady of Maryknoll Hospital)
- Modalities of investigations for bowel disorders
- Case study on Faecal Incontinence

2. Physiotherapy for Constipation and Faecal Incontinence
(Ms. Brigitte Fung, Physiotherapist, Kwong Wah Hospital)
- Treatment of constipation and faecal incontinence from a physiotherapist perspective
- Management of constipation and faecal incontinence in Kwong Wah Hospital
- Summary of the study done in Kwong Wah Hospital on constipation and faecal incontinence

Session 2

15 May 2010 (Saturday)

14:30 – 16:30

3. Medical Nutrition Therapy on Constipation and Faecal Incontinence
(Ms. Vanessa Lam, Dietitian, Kwong Wah Hospital)

4. Drugs and Bowel Disorders
(Dr. Tong Bing Chung, Senior Medical Officer, Department of Medicine and Geriatrics, Princess Margaret Hospital)
- Drug-related bowel disorders and Case studies
- Drug treatment on Constipation
- Drug treatment on Faecal Incontinence

Session 3

22 May 2010 (Saturday)

14:30 – 16:30

5. Surgical Related Treatment on Constipation and Faecal Incontinence
(Dr. Luk Lai Yin, Resident Specialist, Department of Surgery, Queen Elizabeth Hospital)

6. Nursing Role in Bowel Management
(Ms. Chan Sau Kuen, Nurse Consultant (Continence Care) United Christian Hospital)
- Nursing management on constipation
- Nursing management on faecal incontinence
- Case study

Session 4

29 May 2010 (Saturday)

14:30 – 16:30

Childhood Constipation and Bowel Incontinence
7. Surgical Management

(Dr. Leung Wai Yip, Michael,  Consultant Paediatric Surgeon, Department of Surgery, Queen Elizabeth Hospital)
- Management Approach
- Surgical treatment
- Experience from QEH/UCH
- Case Study

8. Nursing Management
(Ms. Ng Wai Hing, Registered Nurse, Department of Surgery, Queen Elizabeth Hospital)
- Nursing Management
- Paediatric Bowel Management Programme (BMP) in QEH
- Roles of nursing in BMP
- Strategies of BMP in childhood constipation and bowel incontinence
- Nursing management for constipation
- Nursing management for bowel incontinence
- Efficacy of BMP for bowel incontinence

CME, CNE and CPD:

Award: Certificate of attendance for those who have 75% attendance

Course Fee:    Members $400 (HKCS, HKAG, HKPA-women health group), Non-Member $600 for 4 sessions.

Deadline for Registration: 24 April 2010

For registration:  Please download and complete the Registration Form with a cheque payable to "Hong Kong Continence Society Limited" and send to:
Hong Kong Association of Gerontology
1/F, Kimberley House, 35 Kimberley Road,
Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon

Enquiry: Hong Kong Association of Gerontology, Tel: 2775 5756

HKCS HKAG2 HKPA

香港理遺學會
Hong Kong Continence Society Ltd.

HKAG3

香 港 物 理 治 療 學 會 有 限 公 司
Hong Kong Physiotherapy Assocation Ltd.