6 DAYS COURSE DETAILS

General details

- Candidate s: All physicians who can share in management of chronic pelvic pain in women could be candidates in our courses i.e. consultants, specialists, assistant specialists, fellows, residents, all in different specialties, general-practitioners, physicians, physician’s assistant, internships, final years of medical students and other healthcare professionals across the full range of all medical titles at any age.
- Formal language: English (Some courses by French language could be arranged.).
- Nationality of candidates: Only from developing countries (our target populations).
- Duration of the course: Seven working days create an atmosphere of affection and confidence among all.
- Place of the course: Cairo, Egypt.
- Full Board accommodation: Includes hotel services, three meals food, snacks, all the scheduled local transportation in Cairo, and many special tours to historical and ancient Egyptian monuments, cinema / opera and some of the landmark places of Cairo.
- Number of candidates in each class: About 30 of candidates.
- Capacity of number of classes in the same time: Up to 4 classes.
- Capacity of number of candidates per year: Up to two thousands candidates.
- Period of the Project: Five years.
Specific details (schedule of 6 days course activities)
Day 1
* 08:30 - 09:30 Breakfast
* 09:30 – 10:00 Administration office and Receive prints and daily program.
* 10:00 – 10:30 Pre. activities test.
* 10:30 – 11:00 Definition, incidence, prevalence and symptoms of Chronic Pelvic Pain of Women CPPW
* 11:00 - 11:30 Physiology of pelvic pain transition.
* 11: 30 –12:30 Anatomy of female pelvis.
* 12:30 – 01:00 Hints of other related anatomy.
* 01:00 - 01:30 Post. Activities test.
* 01:30 - 02:00 Coffee break

Extrauterine reproductive disorders which cause CPPW

* 02:00 – 02:30 Pre. activities test.
* 02:30 – 03:00 Endometriosis
* 03:00 – 03:30 Adhesions
* 03:30 - 04:00 Adnexal cysts
* 04:00 – 04:15 Chronic ectopic pregnancy
* 04:15 – 04:30 Endosalpingiosis
* 04:30 – 06:00 Lunch
* 06:00 – 06:30 Chlamydial endometritis and salpingitis
* 06:30 – 06:45 Ovarian retention syndrome (residual ovary syndrome) and ovarian remnant syndrome.
* 06:45 – 07:00 Other rare causes (ovarian dystrophy or ovulatory
pain, postoperative peritoneal cysts, subacute
salpingo-oophoritis, residual accessory ovary
and tuberculous salpingitis.).
* 07:00 – 07:30 Post. Activities exam.( multiple choice questions)
* 07:30 – 08:00 Coffee break
* 08:00 – 08:30 Open, free, non-specific topic question and answer session related to CPPW, to create an atmosphere of affection and confidence among all.
* 08:30 – 09:00 Journal articles club.
* 09:00 –10:00 Computer skills for both personal use and web-based medical researches.
* 10:00 – 12:00 Dinner

Day2
* 08:30 - 09:30 Breakfast
* 09:30 – 10:00 Administration office and Receive prints and daily program.
* 10:00 – 10:30 Pre. Activities test. Uterine reproductive disorders which cause CPPW
* 10:30 – 11:00 Adenomyosis
* 11:00 – 11:15 Chronic endometritis
* 11:15 – 11:30 Atypical dysmenorrhea or ovulatory pain
* 11:30 – 11:45 cervical stenosis.
* 11:45 – 12:00 Endometrial or cervical polyps.
* 12:00 – 12:30 Leiomyomata
* 12:30 – 01:00 Symptomatic pelvic relaxation (genital prolapse)
* 01:00 – 01:30 intrauterine contraceptive device.
* 01:30 – 02:00 Coffee break
* 02:00 – 02:30 Workshop gynecological causes of CPPW.
* 02:30 – 03:00 Post. Activities exam.( multiple choice questions)
* 03:00 – 03:30 Journal Articles Club around CPPW. Urologic disorders which causes CPPW
* 03:30 – 04:00 Pre. Activities test.
* 04:00 - 04:15 Chronic urinary tract infection
* 04:15 – 04:30 Interstitial cystitis
* 04:30 – 04:45 Bladder neoplasm
* 04:45 – 05:00 Lunch
* 05:00 – 05:30 Stress incontinence and Uninhibited bladder Contractions (detrusor-sphincter dyssynergia)
* 05:30 – 05:45 Recurrent cystitis
* 05:45 – 06:00 Recurrent urethritis
* 06:00 – 06:15 Urethral diverticulum
* 06:15 – 06:30 Urethral caruncle
* 06:30 – 06:45 Chronic urethral syndrome
* 06:45 – 07:00 Urolithiasis and Radiation cystitis
* 07:00 – 07:30 Post. Activities exam.( multiple choice questions)
* 07:30 – 12:30 Nile cruise and dinner


Day 3
* 08:30 - 09:30 Breakfast
* 09:30 – 10:00 Administration office and Receive prints and daily program.
* 10:00 – 10:30 Pre. Activities test.

Neurologic disorders which causes CPPW
* 10:30 – 11:00 Neuralgia/cutaneous nerve entrapment (surgical scar in the lower part of the abdomen)
* 11:00 – 11:15 Shingles (herpes zoster infection)
* 11:15 – 11:30 Degenerative joint disease.
* 11:30 - 11:45 Disk herniation
* 11:45 – 12:00 Spondylosis
* 12:00 - 12:15 Abdominal epilepsy
* 12:15 – 12:30 Abdominal migraine
* 12:30 – 12:45 Neoplasia of spinal cord or sacral nerve.
* 12:45 – 01:00 Symposium Urologic and Neurologic disorders which causes CPPW.
* 01:00 – 01:30 Post. Activities exam. ( multiple choice questions)
* 01:30 – 02:00 Coffee break

Gastrointestinal disorders which causes CPPW
* 02:00 – 02:30 Irritable bowel syndrome
* 02:30 – 02:45 Chronic constipation
* 02:45 – 03:00 Colitis
* 03:00 – 03:30 Inflammatory bowel disease.
* 03:30 – 03:45 Diverticular disease.
* 03:45 – 04:00 Carcinoma of the colon
* 04:00 – 04:15 Chronic intermittent bowel obstruction.
* 04:15 – 05:30 Lunch
* 05: 30– 06:00 Case presentation .
* 06:00 – 06:30 Post. Activities exam.( multiple choice questions)
* 06:30 – 07:00 Small group discussions
* 07:00 – 07:30 Coffee break

Psychologic and other disorders which causes CPPW

* 07:30 – 08:00 Personality disorders
* 08:00 – 08:30 Depression
* 08:30 – 08:45 Sleep disorders
* 08:45 – 09:00 Sexual and/or physical abuse
* 09:00 – 09:30 Post. Activities exam. ( multiple choice questions)
* 09:30 - 10:00 Cases -based conferences ( discuss multiple cases).
* 10:00 - 12:00 Dinner.

Day 4
* 08:30 - 09:30 Breakfast
* 09:30 – 10:00 Administration office and Receive prints and daily program.
* 10:00 – 10:30 Pre. Activities test. Musculoskeletal disorders which causes CPPW
* 10:30 – 11:00 Fibromyalgia
* 11:00 – 11:15 Hernias (eg, obturator, sciatic, inguinal, femoral, spigelian, perineal, umbilical)
* 11:15 – 11:30 Mechanical low back pain.
* 11:30 – 11:45 Faulty or poor posture.
* 11:45 – 12:00 Pelvic floor myalgia (levator ani spasm)
* 12:00 – 12:15 Chronic coccygeal pain
* 12:15 – 12:30 Muscular strains and sprains
* 12:30 – 12:45 Abdominal wall myofascial pain (trigger points)
* 12:45 – 01:00 Compression fracture of lumbar vertebrae
* 01:00 - 01:15 Piriformis syndrome
* 01:15 – 01:30 Rectus tendon strain
* 01:30 – 02:00 Coffee break.
* 02:00 – 02: 30 Vulvodynia
* 02:30 – 03:00 Dyspareunia and vaginismus
* 03:00 – 03:30 Post. Activities exam ( multiple choice questions)
* 03:30 – 04:00 Journal articles club
* 04:00 – 05:30 Lunch
* 05:30 – 06:00 Cases-based conferences
* 06:00 - 06:30 Define and clarify the requirements and specifications of the research, which must be conducted by every candidate.
* 06:30 – 12:00 Cinema or Opera Show or Tour in Cairo as the candidate requests + dinner.
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Day 5
* 08:30 - 09:30 Breakfast
* 09:30 – 04:00 A tourist trip to the Egyptian Museum and pyramids.
* 04:00 – 05:30 Lunch
* 05:30 – 06:00 Administration office and
receive prints and daily program.
* 06:00 – 06:30 Pre. activities test.
* 06:30 – 07:00 Medical History for a patient of CPPW.
* 07:00 – 07:30 Medical examination for a patient of CPPW.
* 07:30 – 08:00 Medical investigations for a patient of CPPW.
* 08:00 – 08:30 Coffee break
* 08:30 – 09:00 Laparoscopy in CPPW
* 09:00 – 09:30 Hysteroscopy in CPPW
* 09:30 – 10:00 Journal articles club.
* 10:00 – 10:30 Post. Activities exam ( multiple choice questions).
* 10:30 – 12:00 Dinner
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Day 6
* 08:30 - 09:30 Breakfast
* 09:30 – 10:00 Administration office and
Receive prints and daily program.
* 10:00 – 10:30 Pre. Activities test.
* 10:30 – 11:00 Medical management of CPPW
* 11:00 – 11:30 Surgical management of CPPW
* 11:30 – 12:00 Alternative medicine as management of CPPW.
* 12:00 – 12:30 Lifestyle and home remedies
* 12:30 – 01:00 Question and answer session.
* 01:00 – 01:30 Coffee break
* 01:30 - 02:00 Post. Activities exam ( multiple choice questions).
* 02:00 – 02:30 Workshop about management of CPPW.
* 02:30 - 03:00 How to teach other colleagues data about CPPW
* 03:00 – 03:30 How to establish a new CPPW unit .
* 03:30 – 04:00 Open discussion and free questions about CPPW.
* 04:00 – 05:30 Lunch
* 05:30 – 06:00 Final general exams ( multiple choice questions).
* 06:00 – 06:30 Candidates fill a form , express their evaluation for the course and how far the effect and impact of its activities on their knowledge, skills, future patient care and future women health care in their countries.
* 06:30 – 07:00 Session to discuss the outlines and requirements for the research work which should be completed soon after return to native home and send to the of Developing Countries Center For Women Health Training DCC- WHT.
* 07:00 – 08:00 Meeting stated objectives, provide balanced and rigorous information, and stimulate positive responses from participants in terms of impact of the activity on knowledge, skills, attitudes, patient care and/or future actions.
* 08:00 – 12:30
* Graduation ceremony and delivery of certificates.
* Cinema or Opera Show or Nile cruise or Tour in Cairo as the candidate requests.
* Dinner