Current Publications

Management of genitourinary syndrome of menopause in women with or at high risk for breast cancer: consensus recommendations from The North American Menopause Society and The International Society for the Study of Women’s Sexual Health

The objective of The North American Menopause Society (NAMS) and The International Society for the Study of Women’s Sexual Health (ISSWSH) Expert Consensus Panel was to create a point of care algorithm for treating genitourinary syndrome of menopause (GSM) in women with or at high risk for breast cancer. The consensus recommendations will assist healthcare providers in managing GSM with a goal of improving the care and quality of life for these women.

The International Society for the Study of Women’s Sexual Health Process of Care for Management of Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder in Women

The ISSWSH Process of Care for HSDD in Women provides evidence-based guidelines for the identification, diagnosis and treatment of this disorder in women that can be followed by non-expert primary care professionals and sexual medicine experts alike. The Process of Care algorithm emphasizes biopsychosocial assessment and education, highlights opportunities to address modifiable factors, includes patient needs and preferences in the decision-making process, delineates evidence-based treatment options informed by reproductive status, and defines situations for specialized referral.