PSA Testing  & Early Management of Prostate Cancer
CPD Hours / Duration
2 hour/s
Cost
Depends on Membership level

PSA Testing & Early Management of Prostate Cancer

Presenter The Nursing CPD Institute

PSA Testing and the early management options for Prostate Cancer are explored using the 2016 Clinical Practice Guidelines produced by Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia and the Cancer Council Australia.

Course Content

Early detection and diagnosis of prostate cancer is improving the prognosis and treatment options for men. The various tests and approaches to treatment are often unknown to the clinical nurse although they challenge and can confuse the patient. This quiz explores the current approaches that now precede treatment options.

Target Audience

Learning Outcomes

In this session you will:

  • Be provided an overview of the incidence of prostate cancer in Australia 
  • Receive information regarding the current recommendations and guidelines for testing for Prostate Cancer
  • Gain knowledge to support your understanding of the interpretation of investigation results
  • Review current options for the management of Prostate Cancer