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Menopause - NICE and FSRH guidance

Menopause - NICE and FSRH guidance

Format

Knowledge

Time to Complete

1 hour

Published

January 18, 2016

Updated

June 10, 2016
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Programme Description

Based on guidance from NICE and the Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare’s Clinical Effectiveness Unit (FSRH) Dr Suneeta Kochhar describes the symptoms, diagnosis and management of the menopause. Key education points for GPs and other healthcare professionals include diagnostic tests, use of HRT and dealing with the contraceptive requirements of women at or around the menopause.

Educational Objectives

After reading this activity, healthcare professionals should be better able to:
  • Recognise symptoms of the menopause
  • Be aware of the tests available to make a diagnosis
  • Explain the condition and reassure patients
  • Understand the options for alleviating patients’ symptoms
  • Faculty

    Activity author
    Dr Suneeta Kochhar
    GP
    Bexhill
    United Kingdom

    Test author
    Dr Ravi Ramanathan
    GP
    London
    United Kingdom

    INSTRUCTIONS

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    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. This activity is offered at no cost.

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