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Key questions on vaginal discharge (1.5 CPD hours)

Dr Olwen Williams, a consultant in sexual health, answers questions from GP Dr Tonia Myers on speculum examinations in pregnancy, self-treating recurrent thrush and managing positive swabs for group B streptococci. 



This module will update your knowledge on vaginal discharge, including:

  • How to approach speculum examinations in pregnancy
  • Best practice for managing positive swabs for group B streptococci in non-pregnant and pregnant women
  • What advice to give women who have unsuccessfully tried to self-treat recurrent thrush
  • The relationship between BV, miscarriage and pre-term birth, and who needs treatment

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