The Anatomy and Physiology of the Female Reproductive System learning program is designed to introduce you to the structure and function of the ovaries fallopian tubes uterus and vagina. The program begins with a brief overview of the general principles of reproduction followed by an in-depth presentation of the anatomical and physiological features of the female external genitalia and internal reproductive organs. The program discusses the hormones that regulate the menstrual cycle and the cyclic changes occurring in the ovary and uterus. It also covers physiological changes that occur during pregnancy and menopause
Upon completion of this learning program you will be able to::
Identify the external genitalia of the adult female.
Identify the 4 internal reproductive organs.
Describe the main functions of the 4 internal reproductive organs.
Explain the roles of the 5 main hormones that regulate the reproductive cycle.
Describe the major events of the ovarian and uterine cycles.
Describe pregnancy and menopause.
THE GENITALIA AND REPRODUCTIVE ORGANS
EXTERNAL GENITALIA OF THE ADULT FEMALE
INTERNAL ORGANS OF THE ADULT FEMALE
THE FEMALE REPRODUCTIVE CYCLE
OVERVIEW OF THE REPRODUCTIVE CYCLE
PREGNANCY AND MENOPAUSE
TEST YOUR ACQUIRED KNOWLEDGE
END OF PROGRAM
This course is accredited for continuing education (CE) by the following organizations:
Australian Nursing & Midwifery Federation
CPD Hours: 1