Smart Screening for Prostate Cancer
Learn about prostate cancer screening methods and how to discuss screening options with patients with this online course from Universiti Malaya.
Who is the course for?
This course is designed for primary care doctors, general practitioners, family medicine specialists, and allied health professionals. It is also suitable for medical and biomedical students who want to further their understanding of prostate cancer screening.
What will you achieve?
By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to…
Explain the epidemiology and presentation of prostate cancer.
Assess patients’ risk factors of having prostate cancer.
Compare prostate cancer screening methods and their accuracies.
Explain the benefits and harms of prostate cancer screening.
Apply the shared decision-making approach with patients when discussing prostate cancer screening.
Develop an appropriate prostate cancer screening and management plan for patients.