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Diagnosing and managing premenstrual disorders

Diagnosing and managing premenstrual disorders

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Time to Complete

0.5 hours


March 22, 2017


March 23, 2018

Programme Description

Dr Carrie Sadler presents a case-based update on premenstrual disorders. Key learning points for healthcare professionals include prevalence and aetiology, symptoms, diagnosis and evidence-based treatments. This presentation is from MIMS Clinical Update 2016.

Educational Objectives

After taking this activity, healthcare professionals should be better able to:
  • Advise on lifestyle factors and premenstrual symptoms
  • Discuss the aetiology of PMD
  • Identify commonly reported symptoms
  • Use prospective symptom diaries
  • Authors

    Activity author
    Dr Carrie Sadler
    GP with a special interest in gynaecology
    Clifton Road Surgery

    Test author
    Dr Ravi Ramanathan


    This is a learning activity provided by MIMS Learning, featuring learning material and a test. Completing the test enables you to claim 0.5 learning credits (0.5 hours learning). This credit award is recommended by MIMS Learning based on completing the activity and reflecting on what you have learned. If you spend less time on the activity we recommend claiming fewer credits.

    Please proceed with the activity until you have successfully answered all the test questions and completed your evaluation. You will then receive your MIMS Learning CPD certificate, which will be added to your CPD organiser for access at any time and may be exported to the Clarity & RCGP Appraisal Toolkit for GPs.


    Hardware and Software Requirements
    • A computer with an internet connection
    • Internet Browser: Internet Explorer 7.x or higher, Firefox 4.x or higher, Safari 2.x or higher, or any other W3C standards compliant browser
    • Additional Software: Adobe Flash Player and/or an HTML 5 capable browser maybe required for video or audio playback. PowerPoint or Adobe Acrobat Reader may occasionally be required