This lecture provides essential information about polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS), a condition that can have a far-reaching impact on fertility and health.
FORMAT Choose video or audio delivery. Video: Video format requires Google Chrome. Each video purchase can be viewed two times within 6 months of purchase.
Audio: Each audio purchase is accessible for 2 years from the date of purchase. 5 Simple Steps to Contact Hours: Place your order. Receive a welcome email. Watch/Listen. Complete the brief posttest and evaluation. Print your certificate. It’s that easy!
At the conclusion of this activity, the learner will be able to:
- Discuss the epidemiology and pathophysiology of PCOS
- Discuss risks and complications associated with PCOS
- Explain the diagnostic workup for a suspected presentation of PCOS
- Describe “best practice” management approaches to PCOS, including pharmacologic treatments
1.25 contact hours (0.75 pharmacology)
TIME TO COMPLETE 51 minutes plus posttest RELEASED April 2019; reviewed and renewed October 2020
ACCREDITED PROVIDER This activity is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. APEA is an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Program ID #2019-03-37P, 2019-03-46P. Provider number 100820.
FACULTY This course is taught by Mimi Secor, DNP, FNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN, a nurse practitioner who has specialized in women's health for more than 30 years.