On-line CME Webcast Teaches on Prostate Cancer Screening. On this CME webcast, we’ll be examining the conundrum of prostate cancer screening. Joining our moderator in the studio is urologic oncologist and Assistant Professor of Urology, Dr. Shawn Dason.
View a video introduction of this webcast
What you’ll learn in this webcast
As a result of this educational activity, webcast participants will be able to: UNDERSTAND the rationale, benefits, and harms of prostate cancer screening; and DEVELOP an approach for prostate cancer screening in a primary care setting.
You’ll also learn about the following:
- Prostate cancer risk factors
- The problem with the PSA
- False positive PSAs
- False negative PSAs
- Interpreting the PSA trajectory over time
- The urologist’s approach to an elevated PSA
- Common prostate cancer treatments and their complications
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