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PHE/DH/DWP guideline

PHE inadvertent vaccination in pregnancy guideline

2021-06-07T09:19:00+01:00By

This concise and useful summary covers monitoring of women vaccinated in pregnancy or shortly before conception

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NICE guideline

NICE heavy menstrual bleeding guideline

2021-06-03T10:12:00+01:00By

Includes recommendations on management and investigations on the causes of heavy menstrual bleeding, also covering history taking, diagnosis, and provision of information

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NICE guideline

NICE postnatal feeding guidance

2021-05-18T11:37:00+01:00By

A summary of guidance on planning and supporting babies’ feeding in the first 8 weeks after the birth taken from the NICE guideline on postnatal care

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NICE guideline

NICE postnatal care guideline

2021-05-18T11:37:00+01:00By

A concise summary on the routine postnatal care that women and their babies should receive in the first 8 weeks after the birth

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Independent professional body guideline

GAIN (RQIA) admission to midwife-led units in Northern Ireland

2021-03-18T15:05:00+00:00By Guidelines and Audit Implementation Network (The Regulation and Quality Improvement Authority)

A summary of recommendations for planning place of birth in Northern Ireland, giving detail of the normal labour and birth care pathway

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Independent professional body guideline

FSRH progestogen-only implant guideline

2021-03-05T12:48:00+00:00By

A summary of guidance relating to the etonogestrel subdermal contraceptive implant

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Independent professional body guideline

RCN nurse specialist in menopause guidance

2021-01-25T09:47:00+00:00By Royal College of Nursing

This summary outlines the role of the nurse specialist in menopause, including guidance on the required clinical practice skills and service provision

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NICE guideline

NICE diabetes in pregnancy guideline

2020-12-18T00:00:00+00:00By

An up-to-date summary of NICE guidance on diabetes management in pregnancy. Includes gestational diabetes, preconception, antenatal, and postnatal care.

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Independent professional body guideline

Endometriosis fact sheet

2020-12-15T00:00:00+00:00By Royal College of Nursing, Endometriosis UK

This summary focuses on symptoms of endometriosis, care management in primary care, and when to refer to secondary care and endometriosis centres

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SIGN guideline

SIGN guideline on bacterial UTIs in women

2020-11-16T13:42:00+00:00By

This guidance provides advice on the managment of suspected bacterial lower urinary tract infection in adult women

Resource hub

  • Making the case for preconception care

  • Having a smear test—what is it about?

  • Human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination and cervical cancer—addressing the myths

  • Your guide to staying active in pregnancy

  • Pain and symptom diary

Educational resources

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Osteoporotic fracture guideline

By Working party—Cooper Javaid Elliott Stephens Tanna

This guideline was developed by a multidisciplinary expert panel: Cooper C et al with the support of an educational grant from UCB Pharma Ltd.

Preconception advice

Women of child-bearing age with inflammatory rheumatic diseases guideline

By Working party—Giles Allen Nelson-Piercy Tower Warburton Gordon

This guideline was developed by a multidisciplinary expert panel: Giles I et al with the support of an educational grant from UCB Pharma Ltd.

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The importance of the progestogenic component of hormone replacement therapy in women with a uterus

Funded by Mylan

Dr John Stevenson and Dr Sophia Tsiligiannis discuss progestogen prescribing in hormone replacement therapy.

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Uncomplicated recurrent UTI guideline

By Working party—Rees Brocksom Harding Jacobson Rollinson

This guideline was developed by a multidisciplinary expert panel: Rees J et al with the support of a grant from Aspire Pharma Ltd.