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Key questions on prostate cancer (1.5 CPD hours)

Consultant urological surgeon Mr John Anderson answers GP Dr Keith Hopcroft’s questions on screening and when to refer.

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Consultant urological surgeon Mr John Anderson answers GP Dr Keith Hopcroft's questions on screening and when to refer.

Learning objectives


This module will update your knowledge on prostate cancer, including:

  • Detecting prostate cancer in men with urinary tract symptoms
  • Interpreting the results of PSA tests
  • Conducting a digital rectal examination
  • Managing the side effects of hormone manipulation for treating prostate cancer
  • Advising men on the impact of diet on prostate cancer

This module will be free for all registered members of Pulse-learning until 4 January 2012.

Author


Mr John Anderson is a consultant urological surgeon at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals, vice president of the British Association of Urological Surgeons and trustee of the Prostate Cancer Charity

Dr Keith Hopcroft is a GP in Laindon, Essex

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