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Key questions on gynaecological cancers

Module summary
Professor Henry Kitchener answers Dr Pam Brown’s questions on the risk factors and treatments associated with gynaecological cancers.
Learning objectives

 

This module will update your knowledge on gynaecological cancers, including:

  • The diagnostic categories for liquid-based cytology

  • Whether HIV infection following a transplant increases the risk of gynaecological cancer

  • Problems experienced after pelvic radiotherapy

  • Risk factors for endometrial cancer, other than obesity and unopposed oestrogen treatment

 

Author

Professor Henry Kitchener is chair of gynaecological oncology at the University of Manchester, honorary consultant at St Mary's Hospital, and is chair of the advisory committee for Cervical Screening at Public Health England.

Dr Pam Brown is a GP in Swansea.

Date module published
07/09/2015
Module due for review
07/09/2017
Suggested number of CPD credits
Completing this module will earn you a certificate for a suggested
1.5 CPD hours
By showing evidence of impact you could double that to
3 CPD hours
What other GPs said after completing this module
Good
Atif Hussain
20.01.2017.

Excellent.
Pervez Ghaus
01.01.2017.
Good
John King
29.12.2016.
good
Hugh Nicholson
10.12.2016.
ok, too focussed on cervical cancer
Joanna Kinder
30.11.2016.