Updated for 2021! 185 multiple choice questions, available online! The Urogynecology Self-Assessment can help assess and enhance urogynecologists clinical knowledge. Each question includes specific reference materials for the topic, which is a great way for clinicians to stay abreast of new developments and concepts within the specialty. The Urogynecology Self-Assessment will also help you fulfill your Maintenance of Certification (MOC) requirement!
AUGS Member $295| Non-member $395
About the Exam
The self-assessment covers diagnostic and therapeutic problems, both surgical and non-operative, basic science knowledge, and fundamental principles of urogynecology. The exam consists of 185 questions, preferred responses, and literature references. There are 17 sections:
- Anal/Fecal Incontinence
- Augmenting Surgical Materials for Pelvic Reconstruction
- Congenital Anomalies of the Urogenital System
- General Pelvic Floor Evaluation
- OAB Syndrome/Urgency Incontinence
- Painful Bladder Syndrome/Sensory Disorders
- Pelvic Floor and Organ Anatomy
- Pelvic Floor and Organ Physiology
- Pelvic Organ Prolapse
- Perioperative Management
- Statistics and Scientific Dissemination
- Urethral Diverticula
- Urinary Incontinence
- Urinary Retention
- Urinary Tract Infection
- Urogenital Fistulas
- Demonstrate knowledge of normal urinary tract physiology as it applies to diagnosis and treatment of pathologic bladder storage and emptying conditions
- Demonstrate knowledge of pelvic anatomy as it relates to normal pelvic support, surgical approach and potential complications, and congenital anomalies
- Demonstrate appropriate selection and interpretation of statistical methodology
Maintenance of Certification (MOC)
The ABOG MOC standards now allow participation in ABOG-approved Simulation Courses to meet the annual Improvement in Medical Practice (Part IV) MOC requirement. This course has been approved to meet ABOG Improvement in Medical Practice requirements for 2018-2019. Please review the current year’s MOC Bulletin for further information.
Minimum Passing Score
A minimum passing score of 80% is required for this exam. Only participants who meet the minimum passing score will receive MOC credit through ABOG.
Refund Policy and Cancellation Fee
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