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Heavy menstrual bleeding: no need for hang-ups in primary care

Publication date: Tuesday, 30 August 2011
Contributor(s): Dr Anne Connolly, Dr Siân Jones, Helen Ludkin

Clinical guidelines and technological advances mean that most women with heavy menstrual bleeding (HMB) could be managed outside hospital. One primary care trust has developed a patient pathway, based on a unique primary care service that offers hysteroscopic diagnostic and treatment procedures, including endometrial ablation under local anaesthesia.
Category: Editorial
Edition: Volume 2 Number 3 July-Aug-Sept 2010
Print edition page(s): 108-112
Contributor(s): Dr Anne Connolly, Dr Siân Jones, Helen Ludkin

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