Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Student Scholarship

Date Written

7-25-2018

Document Type

Project

Course Number

5330-OL1

Course Name

Nursing

Professor’s Name

Dr. John Chovan, PhD., DNP, RN, CNP, CNS

Keywords

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, Infertility, Endocrine Disorder, PCOS, Irregular Periods

Subject Categories

Medicine and Health Sciences | Nursing

Abstract

This is an educational poster outlining the topic of Poly Cystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS). This is an endocrine disorder that affects women in their childbearing years which can result in fertility issues, obesity, insulin resistance, and the development of cysts on the ovaries. The poster covers the signs and symptoms, a case study, statistics, etiology, implications for nursing, and treatment. The main objective of this poster is to discuss the pathophysiology of PCOS and its significance to the affected population.

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Nursing Commons

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