Practical information about how to properly employ the coding modifications can be obtained at the AUGS website.
SGS, AUGS, and other professional societies need to work together to ensure that reimbursement is fair and serves the interest of excellent medical care," Dr.
At AUGS, the Company will discuss its most recent advancement in prolapse repair; the new IntePro[TM] Lite Mesh.
Matthew Barber of Cleveland Clinic will expand upon the already compelling clinical data to further support Monarc's safety, efficacy and patient satisfaction at AUGS.
We look forward to sharing both our new products and new data with physicians at AUGS this week.
The AUGS credentialing guidelines provide specific recommendations for surgical training and ongoing maintenance of skills.
In addition to adopting the credentialing guidelines at the local and state levels, AUGS recommends the following over-arching strategies:
As the leader in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, AUGS promotes the highest quality patient care through excellence in education, research and advocacy.
The statement also says that ACOG and AUGS
support the development of a registry "to provide surveillance of all currently available and future vaginal mesh implant products/' and describes "rigorous" clinical trials that compare the effectiveness of synthetic mesh and native tissue repair, with long - term follow - up of patients as "ideal.
15, at the AUGS annual meeting, an update was held to inform members about new developments regarding vaginal placement of mesh.
The AUGS statement described some of the complexities regarding the use of transvaginal mesh for pelvic reconstruction.
The AUGS statement indicated that there is insufficient data available to guide treatment decisions for individual patients, noting that such decisions should be made collaboratively by physicians and patients.