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Women’s and Children’s Health Update: Cervical Screening Program

Women’s and Children’s Health Update: Cervical Screening Program


In this episode:
– The progress of the revised Australian Cervical Screening Program
– How to take the best possible sample for cervical screening
– How to inform a woman about the detection of HPV on cervical screening tests
– The process and limitations of a colposcopy examination
– Treatment after detection of a higher-grade cervical lesion
– How cervical screening rates could be improved in Australia

Host: Dr Terri Foran, Sexual Health Physician; Conjoint Senior Lecturer, School of Women’s and Children’s Health, UNSW
Guest: Dr Talat Uppal, Obstetrician & Gynaecologist; Director, Women’s Health Road; Clinical Senior Lecturer, University of Sydney; VMO Northern Beaches Hospital and Hornsby Ku-ring-gai Hospital
Total time: 27 mins
Recommended Resources:
National Cancer Screening Register
RANZCOG Cervical screening in Australia
Cancer Council information on cervical screening
Women’s Health Road website


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