Table of Contents IntroductionGeneralCoitusThe partnersWoman’s gynaecological healthWhat are the causes for infertility?Try a station Introduction Wash handsIntroduce selfAsk Patient’s name, DOB and what they like to be calledExplain and obtain consent General How long been tryingAny previous investigationsAny medical treatmentsPrevious in vitro fertilisation attempts Coitus Coitus frequencyDifficultiesRelation to fertile daysPain The partners Consider each separately: AgeOccupationBody mass indexPrevious children (same or different partner?)Smoking and alcohol useCurrent medicationsPMHx Woman’s gynaecological health Current symptoms/problemsGynaecological system review: discharge, pain, abnormal PV bleedingPCOS symptoms: hirsutism, greasy skin, obesityProlactinoma symptoms: galactorrhoeaGynaecological history (MOSC)Menstrual historyObstetric historySexual historyCervical smears and contraception historyPMHx (especially abdominal/pelvic operations, past STIs/PID, previous subfertility Ix/Tx), DHx, FHx, SHx What are the causes for infertility? Difficulties with coitus Oops! This section is restricted to members. Male causes Oops! This section is restricted to members. Female causes Oops! This section is restricted to members. Try a station Subfertility historyThere’s loads more similar stations here!