Date of Award
Dr. John Chovan, PhD., DNP, RN, CNP, CNS
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, Infertility, Endocrine Disorder, PCOS, Irregular Periods
Medicine and Health Sciences | Nursing
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.
Knisley, Emily, "Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome" (2018). Nursing Student Class Projects (Formerly MSN). 327.