An overview of ectopic pregnancy, including symptoms, signs, risk factors, investigations and management options. This article also discusses the importance of psychological support.
Category: Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Contraceptive counselling often features in OSCEs and therefore it’s important to be familiar with...
A guide to counselling patients who are considering Emergency Contraception in an OSCE setting.
A guide to counselling patients regarding the Copper Coil (a.k.a. Copper Intrauterine Device) in an OSCE setting.
A guide to counselling patients about the progesterone depot injection in an OSCE setting, including commonly asked questions.
A guide to counselling patients about the progesterone only pill (POP) in an OSCE setting.
A 28-year-old lady presents to the GP with heavy menstrual bleeding. Work through her history, examinations and investigations to come up with a diagnosis and management plan.
A guide to counselling patients about the combined oral contraceptive pill (COCP) in an OSCE setting.
This article provides an overview of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) including the organisms involved, symptoms, investigations and management.
An overview of the various methods of contraception available, including barrier methods, combined oral contraceptives, long-acting reversible contraceptives (LARCs) and sterilisation.
An overview of miscarriage (early pregnancy loss), including causes, investigation and management.
A brief overview of the physiology of pregnancy, from maternal changes to foetal development.