141387 - Contraceptive Implant (Implanon NXT) training for doctors
- : Online
This interactive session is aimed at providing education regarding contraceptive implant use in clinical practice. This includes theory training regarding counselling and assessment prior to inserting the contraceptive implant and management of complications. This is followed by simulator practice at insertion and removal of the implant.
Relevance to General Practice
This activity provides GPs with the skills to effectively counsel regarding the use of the contraceptive implant, and to safely insert and remove the contraceptive implant.
- Effectively discuss the potential side effects and complication of contraceptive implant insertion.
- Utilise the UK Medical Eligibility Criteria to safely prescribe the contraceptive implant.
- Demonstrate the safe insertion of the contraceptive implant.
- Demonstrate the safe and effective removal of the contraceptive implant.