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Sexual Health and Contraception Update (Dorset)

23 November 2018 @ 9:15 am - 1:00 pm

This study session is a valuable update for Practice Nurses who are currently providing contraception and sexual health within clinical practice


This course aims to update the knowledge and skills required to safely manage patient consultations regarding contraception and sexual health issues


By the end of this study session you should be able to:

  • Feel confident in assessing the risk of pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections
  • Discuss the management of unscheduled bleeding with hormonal methods of contraception.
  • Describe the best practice in managing requests for emergency contraception.
  • Describe the tests and treatment required for common sexually transmitted infections.
  • In groups discuss and apply best practice guidelines to correctly respond to clinical scenarios.
  • Feel confident in advising women whatever age regarding appropriate methods of contraception


Main contact

Name: Louise Greenwood

Email: louise.greenwood@wessexlmcs.org.uk

Phone: 023 8025 3874

If you have any communication or mobility needs that the event organisers need to be aware of please contact them  in advance of the course to let them know.


23 November 2018
9:15 am - 1:00 pm
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