Post Coital Bleeding

Causes Infection Chlamydia, gonorrhoea, trichomoniasis (rarer cause) Risk factors – ask about partners (number of partners, protection, Hx of sexually transmitted infection etc) Ask about other symptoms –discharge, pain Cervical / endometrial polyps May...

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Post-Natal Care

Definitions Term baby – between 37 – 41 weeks Pre-term baby – before 37 weeks Post term baby – after 42 weeks Neonate – <28 days old Stillbirth – dead baby delivered after 24...

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Postural Hypotension

Postural hypotension is a transient fall in hypotension which causes symptoms when a patient moves from sitting to standing. Physiology Moment to moment, blood pressure is controlled by the vasovagal reflex system. This maintains...

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