From this pharmacy CPD module on female infertility you will learn about:
- The prevalence of female infertility
- The tests performed to try and identify the cause
- Reasons for female infertility and management options
- What pharmacy teams can do to support and advise this patient group
Download this module - this includes the 5 minute test - here.
According to the National Institute for health and Care Excellence (Nice), one in seven heterosexual couples will experience infertility – defined as failing to conceive within a year, despite having unprotected sex every two to three days. Although prevalence is not thought to be changing, increasing numbers of these couples are seeking medical help.
The reason for a couple not falling pregnant is not identified in around a quarter of cases, despite the