Publications and Resources


Facts of Hormone Therapy for Menopausal Women

A PDF book by David W. Sturdee entitled 'Facts of Hormone Therapy for Menopausal Women'

Patient Information Sheets from the Australasian Menopause Society

The Council of the Australasian Menopause Society (AMS) has very kindly given permission for the AMS Patient Information Sheets to be posted onto the website of the International Menopause Society (IMS) – read more »

Patient Information Leaflet: Vaginal Atrophy – a Change with the Menopause

The IMS is grateful for permission to adapt for global use the information sheet that was originally produced by the Australasian Menopause Society. Health-care providers and women may read and download the leaflet – in English and seven other languages – by clicking on the links below. Please note that the medical and scientific information provided might not be relevant to a particular woman’s circumstances and should always be discussed with her own health-care provider.

Clinical Slide Set About Vaginal Atrophy and the Recommendations for the Management of Postmenopausal Vaginal Atrophy

The slide set summarizes information about vaginal health, the symptoms, causes and management of vaginal atrophy and gives the main conclusions of theRecommendations – read more »


American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) Annual Congress Keynote Lecture

The American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) Annual Congress (2011) Keynote Lecture was given by Duru Shah and entitled 'Beyond 50 – a cloud or its silver lining'. Duru has kindly agreed to have her presentation put on to the IMS website so this can be enjoyed more widely.  Download