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Raising awareness of polycystic ovary syndrome

05 June 2013

Nursing Standard

Art & Science

Aim To identify women’s experience of receiving information about polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), and develop an information booklet. Method Women from Cornwall...

Pathophysiology, diagnosis and treatment of polycystic ovary syndrome

Nursing Standard

evidence & practice

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is an incurable disorder that is associated with ovarian dysfunction. It affects millions of women in the UK. The signs and symptoms...

Dear health diary…

04 June 2008

Nursing Standard

General article

Many women, from teenagers to those approaching the menopause, experience problems related to their menstrual cycle. A health diary can identify trends and patterns.

Male and female reproductive systems and associated conditions

07 May 2014

Nursing Standard

Art and Science

Sexual reproduction is the process in which a male sperm unites with a female ovum to permit fertilisation. Each fertilised cell contains a set of chromosomes from...
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