Urology

Urology Seminar CME / CPD 

Full Course:  20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits for CME / CEU / CPD

Short Course:  10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits for CME / CEU / CPD

Course(s) are appropriate for:   Urologists, Family Practitioners, Pediatricians, Internists, General Practitioners, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants (PA-C's)

Series 45 (URO45) Topics Include:  and more.

To view topic outline of the full or short course, select the Course Type (Full or Short) below:

Full Course:
URO45
Full Course Price:
$580
Short Course:
URO45A, URO45B
Short Course Price:
$485
Format:
Available in Audio format.

Course Topics

Current Topics in Urology

Recommend current treatments for patients with urologic chronic pelvic pain syndrome; Describe the relationship between disease phenotypes and outcomes in patients with urologic chronic pelvic pain syndrome; Apply the principles of safety to develop and implement surgical safety programs for urologic patients; Diagnose and manage common intraoperative adverse events in urologic surgery; Address excessive infectious complications after prostate biopsy.

Renal Calculi/Enuresis

Identify the factors affecting the increasing incidence of kidney stones in children; Recognize the efficacy of ultrasonography in the diagnosis and management of kidney stones in children; Identify patients appropriate for nonoperative management of kidney stones; Obtain a clinical history from patients with enuresis and develop an appropriate treatment plan; Explain the relationship between constipation and enuresis.

Men's Sexual Health

Evaluate a man with suspected infertility; Manage a patient with azoospermia; Review potential benefits and limitations of platelet-rich plasma for treating erectile dysfunction; Counsel patients about the use of stem cell therapy for treating erectile dysfunction; Describe tissue engineering techniques being developed for male genital reconstruction.

Treatment for Prostate Cancer

Use magnetic resonance imaging to plan treatment for a patient with prostate cancer; Summarize the results of the PRECISION trial conducted in patients with prostate cancer; Compare and contrast the benefits and drawbacks of different focal therapies for prostate cancer; List recent changes in the epidemiology of prostate cancer that may be related to decreased screening with prostate-specific antigen; Counsel a patient with high-risk prostate cancer regarding the efficacy and safety of available modalities for treatment.

Urotrauma /Urogynecology

Formulate a plan of treatment for a patient with a traumatic or iatrogenic injury to the urinary system; List risk factors for injury to the urinary bladder; Sketch key anatomic points in the Pelvic Organ Prolapse Quantification System; Diagnose different types of incontinence; Manage a patient with overactive bladder or stress incontinence.

Update on Prostatectomy/MRI in Prostate Cancer

Describe the changes observed in diagnosis of prostate cancer in the United States following the 2012 screening recommendations issued by the United States Preventive Zervices Task Force; List key outcomes reported by the ProtecT study conducted in men with high-risk prostate cancer; Compare the toxicities of brachytherapy, external beam radiotherapy, and radical prostatectomy when used to treat men with prostate cancer; Manage a patient with a previous negative prostatic biopsy and rising level of prostate-specific antigen; Counsel a patient undergoing active surveillance for prostate cancer who asks about the role of magnetic resonance imaging.

Treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

Compare outcomes in patients treated with holmium laser vs transurethral resection for benign prostatic hyperplasia; Manage benign prostatic hyperplasia in an elderly patient; Select appropriate candidates for holmium laser enucleation to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia; Summarize the findings of the WATER and WATER II studies of aquablation therapy; List techniques that may reduce bleeding in patients undergoing aquablation for benign prostatic hyperplasia.

Practical Urology

Select appropriate candidates for surgical procedures for renal stones; Observe key safety practices when performing retrograde intrarenal surgery; Choose an effective technique for harvesting fascia lata to be used in a urethral sling or sacrocolpopexy; Define clinician burnout; Adopt practices and algorithms that may prevent burnout.

Urology Updates for Men

Evaluate and treat patients with erectile dysfunction; Select patients most likely to benefit from surgical procedures for urethral strictures; Provide effective management options in patients with continued dysuria after treatment of chlamydia; Recognize urologic emergencies such as testicular torsion and Fournier gangrene; Choose appropriate imaging procedures in patients with hematuria.

Male and Female Urology

Describe the changes in reproductive hormones associated with renal failure in men; Counsel a man with a kidney transplant who wants to father children; Summarize the steps of the penile inversion procedure used for gender-affirming surgery; List important complications of the penile inversion procedure; Discuss treatment options with a woman who has pelvic organ prolapse, particularly cystocele.

Additional Information

Additional Continuing Medical Education options available:

Other courses of interest may include:  PediatricsFamily PracticeInternal Medicine, DiabetesObesity and Nutrition.

If you have taken the current Urology CME / CPD Review listed above or if you are seeking additional credits, please visit: Medical Courses Coming Soon There you will find abbreviated listings of additional courses available related to this specialty and courses that are soon to be released.

For over 30 years, ASI has provided Continuing Medical Education, CME & CEU and Continuing Professional Development Education (CPD) for physicians and allied professionals in Urology plus over 40 other specialties and subspecialties.  Lectures are recorded annually at the top seminars and conferences to provide the most current medical education to our clients.

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