Understanding Vulval and Vaginal Health

CPDTime.
1h 10m
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Details
CPD1h 10m of CPD
First Published
Updated29 June 2018
Expires 23 August 2019
Recorded InMelbourne, Australia

Course Overview

This Course 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

Health professionals caring for women of all ages, and especially those working in women's health, primary practice, paediatrics, and adolescent health.

Purpose

The purpose of this Course is to nhance knowledge of diseases of the vulva and vagina.

Need

Disorders of the vulval and vagina occur nearly as frequently as pregnancy-related disorders. Early detection and intervention can prevent further progression of the disease and can provide women with symptomatic relief.

As many treatment options are available for vulval and vaginal disorders, health professionals who work with women across the lifespan must first understand what the disorders are and why some treatment options may be more suitable than others.

Learning Outcomes
  • Describe disorders of the female genitalia
  • Identify and describe the clinical features of common disorders of the vulva and vagina
  • Explain how to prevent disorders of the vulva and vagina from becoming chronic
Disclosure

No conflict of interest exists for anyone in the position to control content for this activity. Wherever possible, generic or non-proprietary names of medications or products have been used.

Details
CPD1h 10m of CPD
First Published
Updated29 June 2018
Expires
23 August 2019
Recorded InMelbourne, Australia
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Women's Health
Pregnancy
Child and Family Health
Menopause
Sexual Health
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