Diagnosis and management of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)


Diagnosis and management of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)

This ALM has been developed to improve health professionals' knowledge and understanding of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome, its diagnosis and key management principles.

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

  • To detect and recognise the signs and symptoms of PCOS
  • To confidently diagnose PCOS and provide a patient management plan
  • To discuss and provide education and explanation of the key PCOS management principles

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 26533.

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ACRRM: This activity is accredited with 30 PRPD points and 30 O&G MOPS points. The activity code is O1502TJHF.
 
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.

There are a range of evidence-based resources available for consumers and health practitioners on the Jean Hailes PCOS page.

Access a summary on the evidence-based guideline for the assessment and management of PCOS.


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