List of quality statements

List of quality statements

Note that the word 'women' is used in the statements to refer to women of reproductive age, including women younger than 18 years.

Statement 1 Women presenting with symptoms of heavy menstrual bleeding have a detailed history and a full blood count taken.

Statement 2 Women with heavy menstrual bleeding who have a suspected uterine cavity abnormality, histological abnormality, adenomyosis or fibroids have a physical examination before referral for further investigations.

Statement 3 This statement has been removed. For more details see update information.

Statement 4 Women with heavy menstrual bleeding who are undergoing further investigations or awaiting definitive treatment are offered tranexamic acid and/or non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs at the initial assessment.

Statement 5 Women with heavy menstrual bleeding have a documented discussion about all recommended treatment options.

Statement 6 This statement has been removed. For more details see update information.