Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome

Overview

4.6 out of 5 (37 Reviews)

Credits

1.00

Post Assessment Questions

7

Start Date

1 Sep 2023

Last Review Date

1 Sep 2023

Expiration Date

31 Aug 2026

Estimated Time To Finish

60 Minutes


 
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Activity Description

Androgen insensitivity syndrome (AIS) is a common etiology of sexual developmental disorders and results in varying phenotypes. These disorders of androgen action present as 46 XY disorders or differences in sex development (DSD). Untreated or inadequately managed, AIS may result in severe psychological distress in patients as they go through puberty into adulthood and their families at the same time. This activity reviews the evaluation and treatment of androgen insensitivity syndrome (AIS) and highlights the role of the interprofessional team in evaluating and treating patients with this condition.

Target Audience

This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of physicians, physician associates, nurses, pharmacists, and nurse practitioners.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, the learner will be better able to:

  • Identify the etiology of androgen insensitivity syndrome in young children and adults.
  • Describe the appropriate evaluation of androgen insensitivity syndrome.
  • Outline the treatment and management options available for androgen insensitivity syndrome.
  • Explain interprofessional team strategies for improving care coordination and communication to improve outcomes in patients suffering from androgen insensitivity syndrome.

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