News Archive September 2017

12 September 2017

Are you due to have a laparoscopy for symptoms suggestive of endometriosis?

The PRE-EMPT Research Study is currently seeking patients.  The study is a large national clinical trial trying to find out if long acting progestogen treatment (either Mirena Coil® or  Depo-Provera® ) is more effective compared to the oral contraceptive pill in preventing the recurrence of symptoms and improving quality of life.

7 September 2017

New NICE guidelines to improve diagnosis and management of endometriosis highlight the current unacceptable delays – a shocking 7.5 years on average. These delays can result in prolonged pain and make future treatment more difficult. The new guidelines pave the way for improved support and treatment for women with endometriosis.