About the Course
Credits: 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM
Accredited Provider: Utah Healthy Living Foundation
Commercial Supporters: NeoTract, Inc., Abbvie Inc., MDx
Course Description: Providing medical care for men can be challenging, related only in part to men's behaviors surrounding accessing care in a timely fashion. The Men’s Health Update 2017 is a video of an educational program focused on the needs of primary care providers as they interact with and treat the most common conditions seen in their male patients. The program covers BPH, hypogonadism, prostate cancer, common urologic referrals and CVD. This fast-paced presentation is intended to give primary care providers state-of-the art information along with its basis so they can most efficiently and effectively diagnose, advise, treat and refer their patients.
Intended Audience: Primary Care Providers including MD, DO, NP, PA.
Recognize high risk and counterproductive behaviors that define the challenge of enhancing the quality of men's health.
Accurately assess BPH/LUTS symptoms and quality of life criteria to render more timely referrals.
Follow new prostate screening guidelines to appropriately apply currently available screening tests to the target population.
Order relevant tests, when appropriate, to enhance the urological referral process for common disorders.
Better describe to patients and colleagues the complications of hypogonadism and its treatment, and assess the value of urological management for this condition.
Safely prescribe affordable ED medication, and gain confidence in treatment options beyond pills.
Understand current trends in cardiology related to men's health.
Review men's unique features of cardiovascular risk and thereby improve their care.
Become better acquainted with specialists in your organization and the particular expertise they can offer your patients.
Steven N. Gange, MD, Summit Urology Group, Utah Healthy Living Foundation
Scott Hopkins, MD, Summit Urology Group
Peter C. Fisher MD, Summit Urology Group, Utah Healthy Living Foundation
Peter Caputo, Summit Urology Group
Lane C. Childs, Summit Urology Group
Ronald Brown, Granger Medical Clinic
Conflicts of Interest:
Childs - Nothing to disclose
Hopkins - Nothing to disclose
Caputo - Nothing to disclose
Fisher - Nothing to disclose
Brown - Nothing to disclose
NeoTract - Investigator, consulting fees
NxThera - Investigator, consulting fees
Nymox - Investigator, consulting fees
Procept-Biorobotics - Investigator, consulting fees
ZenFlow - Investigator, consulting fees
Accreditation Statement: The Utah Healthy Living Foundation (UHLF) is accredited by the Utah Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Designation Statement: The Utah Healthy Living Foundation (UHLF) designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Instructions: There are no fees for participating in this activity. To receive credit, participants must (1) watch the course lecture video and (2) complete the post-lecture evaluation and self-reflective statement and the certificate information section.
To obtain a certificate, participants must enter a response to all questions in the post-lecture evaluation and must write a brief self-reflective statement as indicated at the end of the evaluation. The evaluation and directions for the self-reflective statement can be accessed at the end of the activity. your online certificate will be saved on PureCME within your account, which you can access at any time.
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Disclaimer: The opinions expressed in this educational activity are those of the faculty, and do not represent those of the Utah Healthy Living Foundation. This activity is meant to supplement existing knowledge, published information, and practice guidelines. Learners should critically assess the presented information, and draw conclusions only after careful consideration of all available scientific information.
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