Managing menopause: Weighing up the evidence


Managing menopause: Weighing up the evidence

This Active Learning Module is based on the latest evidence. It will increase clinician confidence in making appropriate treatment recommendations and assist them in the development of safe and effective management plans for women requiring hormone therapy.

Duration

  • 6 hours

The entire ALM does not need to be completed in one sitting; participants can stop once an activity has been completed and start the next activity at a later date. Once activities are completed and submitted, they can be reviewed but not edited and answers can be printed.

Assessment

Jean Hailes for Women's Health is an accredited provider of high quality continuing professional development activities for health professionals. 
The content of each completed ALM will be assessed internally by Jean Hailes' RACGP QI&CPD accredited Education Activity Representatives. Participants may be asked to repeat and re-submit activities if they are do not meet the expected requirements.

RACGP QI&CPD points and certificates of completion will only be provided once submitted content meets the required standard. 

Structure and content

  • Predisposing activity (self-reflection)
  • Structured learning activities (online and at your practice)
  • Reinforcing activity (self-reflection)
  • Evaluation questionnaire

Learning objectives

  • Explain the latest research findings on appropriate menopause management options in different population groups and clinical indications
  • Implement an evidence-based assessment of risk and detail a safe and effective management plan for women requiring hormone therapy
  • Discuss a rationale and provide an explanation of menopause treatment option/s and appropriate educational resources that they may provide to patients

RACGP: This activity has been approved by the RACGP QI&CPD Program in the 2014-16 triennium. 40 Category 1 points – approved for Women's Health. The activity number is 10596.

Download the RACGP feedback form.

ACRRM: This activity is accredited with 30 PRPD points and 30 O&G MOPS points. The activity code is O1501TJHF.
 
RANZCOG: Fellows of RANZCOG can claim 1 point per hour for educational activities under the RANZCOG CPD self-education category.

Assessment

Jean Hailes for Women's Health is an accredited provider of high quality continuing professional development activities for health professionals. 
The content of each completed ALM will be assessed internally by Jean Hailes' RACGP QI&CPD accredited Education Activity Representatives. Participants may be asked to repeat and re-submit activities if they are do not meet the expected requirements.

RACGP QI&CPD points and certificates of completion will only be provided once submitted content meets the required standard.

The following documents are professional reference information sheets written for clinicians and health professionals sourced from www.patient.co.uk.

The Australasian Menopause Society (AMS) provides a range of information for women and clinicians including a search function for an AMS doctor. Access their guide to equivalent HRT doses.


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