The aim of this programme is to enable the pharmacy team to provide evidence-based medical advice to women experiencing the menopause.
On completion of this programme you should be able to:
Recognise the symptoms experienced by women around the time of the menopause
Identify patients who may benefit from hormone replacement therapy (HRT)
Suggest a range of self-help techniques that may assist with managing menopausal symptoms
Detail the risk factors for osteoporosis
Explain treatments that are currently available and under development for the prevention and management of osteoporosis