Updates in Urology: Oncology - Prostate

Course description

The lectures in this module are part of the Updates in Urology and Case Conference course that offers eight different modules on key urologic topics including: Female Topics, Male Topics, Nephrolithiasis, Oncology - Prostate, Oncology - Renal and Testicular, Oncology - Urothelial Carcinoma, Pediatrics and Infertility, and Robotics.

Module Content: 

Active Surveillance: Patient Selection, Monitoring, and Outcomes
R. Jeffrey Karnes, M.D.

Adjuvant Radiation Therapy: Impact of Pathologic Staging, Nodal Status, and Margin Positivity
Brian J. Davis, M.D., Ph.D.

The Role of Image Fusion and Focal Therapy in Prostate Cancer
Lance A. Mynderse, M.D.

IMRT, Proton Therapy, Brachytherapy as Primary Treatment for Prostate Cancer
C. Richard Choo, M.D.

The Importance of Lymphadenectomy and Management of Metastatic Disease
R. Jeffrey Karnes, M.D.

Management of Hormone Refractory Prostate Cancer, from Imaging to Chemotherapy
Eugene D. Kwon, M.D.

Post Prostatectomy Rehabilitation
Landon W. Trost, M.D.

Learning objectives: 
  • Review the role for PSA and active surveillance of prostate cancer in the current era.
  • Identify the appropriate use of adjunctive therapies in the management of prostate cancer (radiation, hormone therapy).
  • Identify appropriate management strategies for hormone refractory prostate cancer.
  • Review post-prostatectomy urinary incontinence and erectile function rehabilitation strategies.

Claiming Credit:

To claim CME credit, you will need to review the topic content, successfully complete the post-course assessment (there is an 80% pass rate required, with one retake allowed), and complete the course evaluation form.

Credits & accreditation
  • 1.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
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