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Women’s and Children’s Health Update: Heavy Menstrual Bleeding

Women’s and Children’s Health Update: Heavy Menstrual Bleeding

Description

In this episode:
 
– How to make the diagnosis of heavy menstrual bleeding
– The recommended investigations for heavy menstrual bleeding
– The importance of a high-quality ultrasound performed at the correct time in the cycle
– The newly published standards for the management of heavy menstrual bleeding which encompasses both medical and surgical options
– Risk factors for endometrial malignancy
 
Host: Dr Terri Foran, Sexual Health Physician; Conjoint Senior Lecturer, School of Women’s and Children’s Health, UNSW
 
Guest: Dr Talat Uppal, Obstetrician & Gynaecologist; Director, Women’s Health Road; Clinical Senior Lecturer, University of Sydney; VMO Northern Beaches Hospital and Hornsby Ku-ring-gai Hospital
 
Total time: 22 mins
 
Recommended Resources:
Heavy Menstrual Bleeding Clinical Care Standard
Women’s Health Road website
Lifehouse website
RANZCOG patient fact sheet on Heavy Menstrual Bleeding
 

 

  
 
 

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