Dr. Parish discusses the advantages of taking hormonal tablets.
With the tablets, they are administered intervaginally and the advantages are that it’s a fixed dose. It’s a tiny tablet that’s just inserted into the vagina. It is very easy to administer. The patients, once again can do it themselves. It provides very low levels of local systemic medication that’s, those are primarily the benefits.
About Dr. Sharon Parish, M.D.:
Dr. Sharon Parish, M.D., is Associate Professor of Medicine at Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Yeshiva University in New York. She is also the Director of Psychosocial Training at Montefiore Medical Center, The University Hospital for the Albert Einstein College of Medicine.
Dr. Parish has developed an array of curricula addressing fundamental areas in psychosocial medicine, such as interviewing and empathy skills, psychiatric diagnosis and management, and patient education and compliance, as well as specialized areas such as motivational interviewing, substance abuse disorders, and women’s mental health.