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Chronic Pelvic Pain: Thinking Outside the Box

February 10, 2015 - 8:00am PST, 11:00am EST
Recorded in February, 2015


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What are the causes and possible contributors to chronic pelvic pain? Dr. Allaire talks about the challenges in the assessment and diagnosis of pelvic pain and discusses therapies that can help in managing this condition.

This webinar will help you:

  1. Understand the anatomical and physiologic interactions in the pelvis that can lead to pelvic pain
  2. Get a better sense of what therapies can be helpful for local pain triggers
  3. Understand that the brain plays a major role in ongoing pain and that therapies must target the pain centers in the brain as well

Dr. Catherine Allaire MD, FRCSC

Dr. Allaire is the Medical Director of the BC Women’s Centre for Pelvic Pain & Endometriosis and a Clinical Professor in the University of British Columbia’s Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology. A gynecologist, she is known across Canada and internationally as a teacher and mentor in minimally-invasive surgery. Dr. Allaire is active in research related to gynecology and pelvic pain. As a member of the Society of Obstetricians & Gynecologists of Canada, she has participated in creating national guidelines for the management of chronic pelvic pain.

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