An overview of the menopause: assessment and management
Debra Holloway Nurse consultant in gynaecology, Guys and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, London
This article provides an overview of the menopause, including symptom management with medical and non-medical treatments. The article also examines the particular needs of women undergoing early menopause. It discusses the nurse’s role in promoting health and providing appropriate and evidence-based advice to enable women to make informed decisions.
Nursing Standard. 25, 30, 47-57. doi: 10.7748/ns2011.03.25.30.47.c8425Correspondence
This article has been subject to double blind peer review