Methods for proper evaluation of patients reporting painful sexual activity are presented. Diagnostic coding for these complex medical conditions is reviewed in addition to an overview of treatment options. Discussion includes a combination of traditional as well as alternative management options, including some off label use of medications.
Contact hours available until 2/28/17.
Requirements for Successful Completion: Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.
Planning Committee Disclosures: Christine Bradway, PhD, RN, CRNP: Consultant/Presenter Bureau: Direct Supply Inc. and Advisory Board: Astelles
Cheryl A. LeCroy, MSN, RN: Consultant: Allergan
Speaker Disclosures: There are no disclosures to declare.
Commercial Support and Sponsorship: No commercial support or sponsorship declared.
Accreditation Statement: Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
SUNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number, CEP 5556.
Perform a thorough health history specific to dyspareunia.
Perform a thorough evaluation of the patient with physical exam and relevant blood work.
Recognize the potential impact of contraceptive on dyspareunia.