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Managing the Menopause course for GPs

Speciality Classification
General Practice ( GP ) / Family Medicine
Location
Online
Delivery
Online
Subject matter expert
eLearning for Healthcare
Provider
eIntegrity
Endorsed By
RCGP, NHS

This session will consider the various management options available to women in managing their menopause and associated symptoms, to facilitate informed decision-making using a holistic approach.

This session was reviewed by Khyati Bakhai and last updated in December 2018.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Recognise the concerns that may be presented by women going through the menopause
  • Advise women on general and specific lifestyle issues that may be helpful at the menopause
  • Discuss the various therapeutic options available for the control of menopausal symptoms
  • Assess whether HRT is a suitable option for your patient

In many cases, a simple explanation of what is happening, and why, is sufficient to allay anxieties about this time of change and the associated physiological experiences.


PRM123
Entry Requirements / Prerequisites

Before commencing this session you should:

  • Complete session: What is the Menopause? (400-0129)
Instructors / Speakers
Julie Ayres,
Hospital Practitioner

Following vocational training Dr Ayres has been working in Menopause and PMS clinics as a clinical assistant/hospital practitioner since 1993. She is now on the Medical Advisory Council of the British Menopause Society where she is a member of the education sub-committee. In addition she runs the Yorkshire Menopause Group for healthcare professionals.

Delivery
Title
Managing the Menopause course for GPs
Interest Areas / Topics Covered
Women's health
Location
Provider Type
Education Provider
Location
Online
Reference
3.06a_07
Access Duration (in months)
12
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