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Women's health


There is a wide range of medical issues affecting women today, including those that impact on emotional and mental wellbeing, as well as physical health. Clinicians and healthcare professionals will commonly see female patients each day regarding issues such as pregnancy, midlife and menopause, osteoporosis, diabetes, cervical screening, sexual health, contraception and fertility concerns. These videos aim to provide information on topical subjects.

Hormone requesting and interpretation in women

Dr Ken Sikaris discusses everyday cases, addressing the issues of hormone testing in women, including fertility, polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), pregnancy and menopause.

The microcytic female of reproductive age

Dr Ellen Maxwell discusses testing for microcytic patients and pregnancies, covering who to screen, how to screen and the importance of clinical information for differential diagnosis and determining an approach to treatment.

Infections In Pregnancy

Infections in pregnancy

Dr Caitlin Keighley discusses the investigation and management of infections in pregnancy including Syphilis, CMV, Parvovirus and the new ASID perinatal infection guidelines.