Recorded live at a recent Women’s Health 2020 symposium, Dr. Anita Nelson discusses the changes that occur during perimenopause and menopause. Topics covered include endocrinologic changes, symptomatology, and health impact as well as information about physiological and cultural differences seen across ethnic groups.
- Host: Anita L. Nelson, MD
Dr. Nelson discusses endocrinologic changes that occur during menopause and differences seen across ethnic groups both physiologically and culturally.
Available credits: 0.50
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Anita L. Nelson, MD
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
Consulting Fees: Agile Therapeutics, AMAG, American Regent, Bayer HealthCare, Merck, Sebela Pharmaceuticals, TherapeuticsMD
Commercial Interest Speakers Bureau: American Regent, Bayer HealthCare, Merck, TherapeuticsMD
Contracted Research: Agile Therapeutics, Evofem, Merck, Mithra, Sebela Pharmaceuticals
- Sean Barrett has nothing to disclose.
- Barry A. Fiedel, PhD, has nothing to disclose.
- Amanda Hilferty has nothing to disclose.
After participating in this educational activity, participants should be better able to:
- Discuss with women the endocrinologic changes that occur during perimenopause and menopause
- Identify differences seen across ethnic groups, both physiologically and culturally
- Describe the etiology of perimenopausal and menopausal symptomatology and health impact
- Outline therapeutic options to manage the manifestations of menopause
This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, and certified nurse midwives in the fields of obstetrics and gynecology, family practice, and internal medicine.
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