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Top tips: menopause

2018-09-07T11:49:00+01:00By ,

Dr Alice Scott and Dr Louise Newson offer ten top tips on diagnosing and managing the menopause and premature ovarian insufficiency

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Polycystic ovary syndrome requires long-term holistic care


Dr Anne Connolly explores the risk factors, diagnosis, complexities, and comprehensive management of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) in primary care

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Contraception for women aged over 40: what, when, and for how long

2018-01-31T16:29:00+00:00By ,

Dr Katie Boog and Valerie Warner Findlay discuss FSRH recommendations on contraception for women aged over 40 years, and explain the benefits and risks associated with different methods

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Endometriosis needs prompt diagnosis and treatment


Dr Rachel Brown explains what action to take when women present with possible signs and symptoms of endometriosis and summarises the recommendations from NICE Guideline 73


Top tips: sexual and reproductive health


Dr Rebecca Mawson offers top tips on providing sexual and reproductive health care in primary care

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Top tips: perinatal mental health problems


Dr Stephanie de Giorgio offers top tips for the detection, assessment, and management of perinatal mental health problems in primary care