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Women's Health

Contraception



This Video Learning Activity (VLA) describes the various types of contraceptive methods that are currently available, and examines some of the differences between these. The reasons why certain contraceptive methods may be favourable over others are also explored.

Topics include:

  • Types of hormonal contraception
  • Side effects of hormonal contraception
  • Non-hormonal contraception methods
  • Factors affecting contraceptive decisions

Target audience:

This VLA will be of interest to all nurses and midwives across all areas of professional practice, in particular, those wishing to work in sexual and reproductive health and community health.






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Your patient tells you that they are experiencing severe pelvic pain. Could the cause of this be due to endometriosis, or is it something else? This Video Learning Activity (VLA) will assist you to differentiate endometriosis from other causes of pelvic pain.

Topics include:

  • Gynaecological causes of pelvic pain
  • Non-gynaecological causes of pelvic pain
  • Diagnosis and treatment of endometriosis

Target audience:

This VLA will be of interest to health professionals caring for women of all ages, and especially those working in women’s health, primary practice, paediatrics, and adolescent health.






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This Video Learning Activity (VLA) provides comprehensive information about a range of complex conditions affecting the vulva and vagina, including treatment options for these conditions.

Topics include:

  • Incidence of the disorders affecting the vulva and vagina
  • Common disorders and their treatment
  • Female genital mutilation

Target audience:

This VLA will be of interest to health professionals caring for women of all ages, and especially those working in women’s health, primary practice, paediatrics, and adolescent health.






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This Video Learning Activity (VLA) describes the menopause and provides a comprehensive guide to its aetiology and clinical features, as well as reviewing the use and efficacy of hormone replacement therapy (HRT).

Topics include:

  • The normal ovarian cycle
  • The role of oestrogen
  • Ovarian failure
  • Signs and symptoms
  • Management and treatment
  • Hormone replacement therapy (HRT)
  • Myths and misinformation

Target audience:

This VLA will be of interest to all nurses and midwives, in particular, those practising in general medical practices and women’s health settings.






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