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Pelvic inflammatory disease: clinical review

Pelvic inflammatory disease: clinical review

Format

Clinical Review

Time to Complete

2.5 hours

Published

October 22, 2015

Updated

June 28, 2016

Programme Description

Dr Suneeta Kochhar provides an educational update for healthcare professionals on diagnosis and management of pelvic inflammatory disease. PID is relatively common and carries a substantial risk of subfertility and chronic pelvic pain. Key learning points for healthcare professionals include antibiotic treatment, when to consider hospitalisation, and prognosis.

Educational Objectives

After completing this educational activity, healthcare professionals should be better able to:
  • Consider a possible diagnosis of pelvic inflammatory disease in sexually active women
  • Be aware of appropriate antibiotic treatment for PID
  • Provide appropriate follow-up
  • Be aware of the best way to prevent PID
  • Faculty

    Activity and test author
    Dr Suneeta Kochhar
    GP
    Bexhill
    United Kingdom

    INSTRUCTIONS

    This is a learning activity provided by MIMS Learning, featuring learning material and a test. Completing the test enables you to claim 2.5 learning credits (2.5 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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    • 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
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