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135363 - Sexual Function & Antidepressant Therapy / PCOS Management Webcast

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This recorded webcast is designed to provide the most up-to-date information, latest research, and practical information regarding Sexual Function & Antidepressant Therapy and PCOS Management. This is a webcast of two lectures from a day conference to make the material available to rural GPs.

Relevance to General Practice

Major depression is the leading cause of disability globally amongst all health conditions. Sexual dysfunction is common in patients with major depression and will have many potential contributing factors, of which pharmacotherapy is one. A large body of evidence demonstrates that sexual dysfunction is not often discussed in this situation yet is likely to contribute to poor adherence. This talk will focus on practicalities of diagnosis and management in this complex situation. 
Polycystic ovary syndrome is one of the most common conditions affecting Australian women and the commonest endocrine condition affecting women of reproductive age. The prevalence in Australia is between 12 - 21% with the highest rates in the indigenous population. Recently several paradigms have been challenged and this presentation will focus on up to date management including the key recommendations from the new evidence-based guidelines for the diagnosis and management of Polycystic ovary syndrome.

Learning outcomes
  • Develop understanding of sexual dysfunction and how it relates to major depression.
  • Update and improve knowledge and understanding of PCOS management.
  • Develop and update strategies based on the new evidence-based guidelines for the diagnosis and management of PCOS.
  • Type
    Delivery
    Title
    135363 - Sexual Function & Antidepressant Therapy / PCOS Management Webcast
    Location
    Provider Type
    Education Provider
    Duration
    1.5 hours
    Start Date
    28-Aug-2018
    End Date
    31-Dec-2019
    CPD
    1.5 hours
    Price
    0.00
    Location
    Online
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