17 September 2021

Pelvic pain and endometriosis: primary care-led management

Clinical Women

Dr Terri Foran and Associate Professor Susan Evans discuss strategies to manage heavy bleeding and period pain.

Description:

  • Recognising the red flags in the history of dysmenorrhoea in a young woman
  • Strategies to manage heavy bleeding and period pain
  • The recommended investigations in the management of period pain
  • A new school-based initiative aimed at educating young women about period-pain – The Periods, Pain and Endometriosis (PPEPTalk) Schools Program

Host: Dr Terri Foran, sexual health physician; Conjoint senior lecturer, School of Women’s and Children’s Health, UNSW

Guest: Associate Professor Susan Evans, gynaecologist and laparoscopic surgeon; Specialist, researcher, educator, and advocate in pelvic pain

Total time: 32 mins

Listen to Part 1 – Pelvic Pain and Endometriosis – The Big Picture

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