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CREST Weekly: Ventral Rectopexy Outcomes and Techniques

CREST Weekly: Ventral Rectopexy Outcomes and Techniques | ASCRS

Access this CREST module for an update on outcomes and techniques for ventral mesh rectopexy. 

Upon completion of this module, participants should be able to:

  • Define the etiology of rectal prolapse and its relationship to outlet dysfunction syndrome.
  • Discuss the indications for surgery and types of surgery done in the past.
  • Review the recent literature on outcomes and complications (specifically recurrence rates).
  • Explain the steps that should be followed in ventral mesh rectopexy.

As a CREST Weekly Curriculum, it is eligible for 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

The ASCRS Online Learning Center provides access to both CREST and CARSEP.  Using your ASCRS website login, you will have access to up-to-date information on colorectal diseases.