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Guidelines for the Assessment and Management of PCOS
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Guidelines for the Assessment and Management of PCOS

Presenter The Nursing CPD Institute

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) is often misdiagnosed and mismanaged leading to further psychological risks for the sufferer.

Course Content

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) effects millions of reproductive-aged women the world over and effects many parts of the woman's life. It is often misdiagnosed and mismanaged leading to further psychological risks for the sufferer. 

In 2018, the International PCOS network produced the International evidence-based guideline for the assessment and management of polycystic ovary syndrome 2018 to assist healthcare professionals with the diagnosis and management of PCOS symptoms and side effects. 

Target Audience

Learning Outcomes

In this session, you will:

  • Define Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) and the myriad of side effects suffers may encounter
  • Explore the current statistics on the incidence of PCOS worldwide
  • Acquire knowledge about the complex issues in diagnosis and management of PCOS
  • Gain an understanding of the need for a multidisciplinary approach
 
The Nurses for Nurses Nursing CPD Network Australia