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Menopause and migraine

Menopause and migraine

Format

Knowledge

Time to Complete

0.5 hours

Published

August 3, 2017

Updated

August 3, 2017
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Programme Description

Dr Louise Newson describes a case of migraine linked with menopause. Key learning points for healthcare professionals include the association between menopause and migraine, and the role of HRT in symptom reduction.

Educational Objectives

After reading this activity, healthcare professionals should be better able to:
  • Reflect on the association of menopause with migraine
  • Understand the role of transdermal HRT in reducing stroke risk
  • Advise women on migraine occurring around menopause
  • Author

    Activity and test author
    Dr Louise Newson
    GP
    West Midlands
    UK

    INSTRUCTIONS

    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. This activity is offered at no cost.

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