Doctors’ toolkit for managing menopause

Symptoms, not blood levels, tend to guide menopause therapy, but now GPs have the benefit of a simple diagnostic tool to help diagnose and manage the condition.

The Practitioner Toolkit for Managing the Menopause, which includes a diagnostic manual as well as a compendium of approved hormone therapies, has been published in the journal, Climacteric.

Created by researchers at Monash University, it is primarily designed for use in a primary