Medical Education Library

Advances in menopause transition management


Guest Editor
Andrew M. Kaunitz, MD

Sheryl Kingsberg, PhD; Michael Krychman, MD; Juliana M. Kling, MD, MPH; JoAnn E. Manson, MD, DrPH; James H. Liu, MD; Gretchen Collins, MD; Susan Kellogg Spadt, PhD, CRNP, IF, FCST, CSC

The object of this special issue is to enhance how you respond to and manage patients' menopausal and sexuality symptom concerns. The articles aim to alert women's health professionals to:

  • the effects of sexual dysfunction, genitourinary syndrome of menopause in particular, on women emotionally and physically, and the available treatment options
  • current nonhormonal treatment for hot flashes
  • latest data on SERMs' role in managing menopausal symptoms, considering matching patients' symptoms to agents
  • recommendations for intimacy counseling.

Articles included:

Not enough women are receiving treatment for bothersome menopausal symptoms
Andrew M. Kaunitz, MD
Mitigating the impact of genitourinary syndrome of menopause on sexuality
Sheryl Kingsberg, PhD, and Michael Krychman, MD
Nonhormonal treatment options for vasomotor symptoms of menopause
Juliana M. Kling, MD, MPH, and JoAnn E. Manson, MD, DrPH
SERMs in menopause: Matching agents to patients' symptoms and attributes
James H. Liu, MD, and Gretchen Collins, MD

Tips for counseling women about intimacy after menopause
Susan Kellogg Spadt, PhD, CRNP, IF, FCST, CSC

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