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Managing Impalpable Implants course for Nurses

Speciality Classification
Nurses
Location
Online
Delivery
Online
Duration
20 minutes
Subject matter expert
e-Learning for Healthcare
Provider
eIntegrity
Endorsed By
Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare

This session will describe the initial management of women with impalpable implants, including a case scenario.

For consistency we have adopted the FSRH Clinical Effectiveness Unit's guidance. This guidance may differ from the manufacture's summary of product characteristics and patient information leaflet.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this session you will be able to:

  • Describe the reasons for having impalpable implants
  • Determine management of an impalpable implant
  • Assess current and future need for contraceptive cover
  • Recognise referral pathways and refer on

The implant needs to be inserted correctly to ensure a smooth removal process.


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Entry Requirements / Prerequisites

Before commencing this session you should:

  • Identify the correct site for implants
  • Determine your own competence level
  • Be able to discuss and advise women about contraceptive choices
Instructors / Speakers
Noel Mack,
Retired Associate Specialist in Sexual and Reproductive HealthCare

Noel Mack was a GP for 30 years working part-time but was also doing three sessions weekly as associate specialist in Sexual and Reproductive HealthCare.

Delivery
Title
Managing Impalpable Implants course for Nurses
Speciality Classification
Interest Areas / Topics Covered
Sexual health
Location
Provider Type
Education Provider
Duration
20 minutes
Location
Online
Reference
17_04
Access Duration (in months)
12
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