Recognition & Management of Pelvic Organ Prolapse

Original Release Date: 4/1/2018 and Expiration Date: 4/1/2021

Enduring Material Author:

Mamta (Kulkarni) Mamik, MD
- Associate Fellowship Director, Female Pelvic Medicine Reconstructive Surgery, Icahn School of Medicine, The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York
- Fellow of: Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, American Board of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

The author does not have a relevant financial relationship with a commercial interest. (Click here to view the Faculty Disclosure form.)

- Video (1 hour)

Educational Objectives

  • Understand the prevalence, etiology, predisposing factors, symptomatology and appropriate patient treatment associated with pelvic organ prolapse
  • Identify patients requiring treatment and establish a treatment plan
  • Identify nonsurgical options for treatment, including pessary care and vaginal estrogen
  • List options for surgical correction by vaginal, abdominal, laparoscopic and combined routes based on anatomy, functional needs, and health status of the patient

Instructions for Participation

  1. Start Here to register and complete the CME activity.
  2. Note: Plan for one hour of committed time. If you exit the activity before completion, you must begin again.
  3. Take the pre-test, view the material, and complete the post-test.
  4. Complete the evaluation and receive your CME certificate.

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Accreditation Statement

Hurley Medical Center is accredited by the Michigan State Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement

Hurley Medical Center designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Target Audience

Ob/Gyn Primary Care Physicians, Resident Physicians, and Nurses within the state of Michigan and its bordering states of Wisconsin, Indiana, and Ohio only.

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Provider Contact Information

Hurley Medical Center, Institute for Continuing Medical Education, One Hurley Plaza, Flint, MI

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Provider Disclosure

Planning Committee Members –
John Hebert, III, MD, Jace Woodruff, Regina Waller, and Michelle Landis do not have a relevant financial relationship with a commercial interest.

Reviewers –
Regina Waller, Sharon Williams, Susumu Inoue, MD, Khalid Ahmed, MD, Elmahdi Saeed, MD, Diane Welker, RN, and Kay Taylor, PhD, do not have a relevant financial relationship with a commercial interest. Hemant Thawani, MD, has a relevant financial relationship with Sanofi and Pfizer as Grant/Research Support.

Mechanism to Resolve Conflict of Interests of a relevant relationship with the educational topic by planning committee members and/or reviewers of the CME activity would be resolved by not allowing planning, reviewing, and approving of the CME activity by planning committee members and/or reviewers. Dr. Thawani did not plan, review or approve this CME activity.


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