Women's health

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NICE LARC guideline

2019-07-30T08:02:00+01:00By

This guideline covers important points to raise with women that may benefit from long-acting reversible contraception

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NICE recommendations for women with pelvic organ prolapse

2019-06-27T10:55:00+01:00By

Summary includes recommendations on non-surgical management of prolapse, and assessment and management of complications associated with mesh surgery.

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Urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse in women: management

2019-04-26T08:33:00+01:00By

Summary of NICE guidance covers history taking, assessing urinary incontinence, investigations, non-surgical management, and indicators for referral.

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SIGN FASD guideline

2019-04-18T16:05:00+01:00By

Failure to recognise prenatal alcohol exposure (PAE) as a possible cause of behavioural difficulties, such as ADHD, may contribute to adverse outcomes for the child. This summary covers the identification of children affected by prenatal alcohol exposure and includes a succinct and helpful diagnostic algorithm.

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NICE heavy menstrual bleeding guideline

2019-04-18T15:33:00+01:00By

Includes updated recommendations on management and investigations on the causes of HMB. Also covers history taking, and provision of information

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Feature articles

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Causes, diagnosis, and management of common gynaecological symptoms

2018-12-18T00:00:00+00:00By

Debra Holloway discusses common gynaecological symptoms, differential diagnosis, and treatment

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Top tips: menopause

2018-10-29T08:40:00+00:00By ,

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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Practical tips for the diagnosis and management of fibroids

2017-10-31T16:03:00+00:00By

Debra Holloway discusses ten practical tips for the diagnosis and management of fibroids—providing information on the aetiology and symptoms of fibroids, when treatment is necessary, and the treatment options available.

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Practical implementation tips for setting up a successful cervical screening service

2017-01-24T00:00:00+00:00By

Jenny Greenfield shares 10 top tips to help nurses set up and run effective cervical screening services

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UKMEC supports the delivery of safe, evidence-based contraceptive care

2016-08-20T00:00:00+01:00By

Shelley Raine explains why the UKMEC is so important in general practice and how to apply the recommendations when seeing women, both for the initiation of a contraceptive method and continuation of a treatment.



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