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Postcoital bleeding - red flag symptoms

Postcoital bleeding - red flag symptoms

Format

Red flags

Time to Complete

0.5 hours

Published

August 3, 2016

Updated

August 5, 2016
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Programme Description

Postcoital bleeding may have a serious cause. Dr Pipin Singh explores questions to ask, investigations to conduct and red flag symptoms to look out for.

Educational Objectives

After reading this activity, healthcare professionals should be better able to:
  • Assess women presenting with postcoital bleeding
  • Conduct appropriate investigations
  • List red flag symptoms to be aware of
  • Know when to refer for urgent or routine specialist assessment
  • Author

    Activity and test author
    Dr Pipin Singh
    GP
    Northumberland
    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 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. This activity is offered at no cost.

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    • 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
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