Prostate Cancer Screening

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

1. Counsel patients, using shared decision-making resources, regarding the risks and benefits of prostate cancer screening. 
2. Counsel patient with diagnosed localized prostate cancer about the risks and benefits of their treatments options, using a standardized clinical decision aid. 
3. Collaborate with other health providers (e.g. urologists and oncologists) to construct a coordinated referral process for men requiring prostate cancer treatment. 
4. Develop a care plan to provide follow-up surveillance of the patient after treatment for prostate cancer.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
01/11/2019

Chuck Carter, MD, FAAFP, Residency Program Director, Palmetto Health Family Medicine Residency, Associate Professor of Family Medicine, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
01/11/2019
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