Sexual Dysfunction

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Use a standardized method to identify the underlying physiological and psychological factors that can influence female sexual dysfunction.

2. Diagnose and evaluate sexual dysfunction in accordance with current DSM-V and ACOG guidelines, or coordinate referral and follow-up with a trained specialist.

3. Analyze symptoms and conduct a thorough medical and sexual history to determine when sexual dysfunction may be a symptom of an underlying illness and recommend additional testing as necessary.

4. Develop collaborative care plans with patients for the treatment of sexual dysfunction; emphasizing patient education, treatment options, and coordination of care with a mental health or sexual dysfunction specialist as necessary.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
07/25/2019
Parent activity set: 

Belinda A. Vail, MD, FAAFP, Professor, Interim Chair, Department of Family Medicine, University of Kansas, Kansas City

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
07/25/2019
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