Practical implementation tips: vaginal dryness and GSM
Dr Louise Newson provides 10 top tips on managing vaginal dryness and genitourinary syndrome of the menopause in primary care
Dr Louise Newson: GP at Shirley Medical Centre, Solihull Parkway Hospital, Solihull
Published online: 02 March 2017
Read this article to learn more about:
- why practitoners should consider using the term genitourinary syndrome of the menopause (GSM) to describe all the symptoms that result from a decrease in oestrogen levels
- asking the right questions during a consultation with a patient with vaginal dryness symptoms
- which treatments are best suited to managing the symptoms of GSM.