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Prescribing hormone replacement therapy

Prescribing hormone replacement therapy

Format

Knowledge

Time to Complete

1 hour

Published

March 10, 2016

Updated

June 13, 2016
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Programme Description

Dr Sarah Gray outlines the factors to consider when prescribing hormone replacement therapy to treat symptoms of menopause. This article contains six questions to ask, a treatment pathway and simple formulary, and three case studies with which you can test your awareness of appropriate prescribing options.

Educational Objectives

After undertaking this activity, healthcare professionals should be better able to:
  • Ask six simple questions that will help determine whether and how to prescribe HRT
  • Develop their awareness of the different types of HRT products available

  • Advise and prescribe for women seeking help for menopausal symptoms
  • Author

    Author and test author
    Dr Sarah Gray
    GP specialist in women’s health
    Cornwall
    UK

    INSTRUCTIONS

    This is a learning activity provided by MIMS Learning, featuring learning material and a test. Completing the test enables you to claim 1 learning credit (1 hour 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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    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
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