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 47 (URO47) Topics Include: Testosterone Deficiency, Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer, Treating Wilms Tumor, Pediatric Nephrotic Syndrome, Recurrent UTIs in Women, and more.

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

Full Course:
URO47
Full Course Price:
$580
Short Course:
URO47A, URO47B
Short Course Price:
$485
Format:
Available in Audio format.

Course Topics

Updates from the American Urological Association

Summarize findings of major randomized trials evaluating therapies for metastatic castrate-resistant prostate cancer; Follow guidelines from the American Urological Association when selecting treatments for men with metastatic castrate-resistant prostate cancer; Create institutional standards for responsible administration of opioids; Identify patients who may be at increased risk for opioid misuse; Evaluate a patient with suspected testosterone deficiency.

Obesity and Kidney Stones /Hydronephrosis

List the reasons for the observed increase in the prevalence of kidney stones in recent decades; Explain the pathophysiology of calcium oxalate kidney stones and uric acid kidney stones; Prevent kidney stones from forming after bariatric surgery; Manage a child with hydronephrosis; Recognize clues on physical examination that suggest congenital syndromes associated with renal anomalies.

Update on Testicular Cancer

Select appropriate candidates for active surveillance of testicular cancer; Compare outcomes reported after open vs robotic approaches to retroperitoneal lymph node dissection for testicular cancer; Assess the benefits of performing retroperitoneal procedures at centers with extensive experience treating testicular cancer; Counsel a patient who presents with a mass on imaging after being treated for testicular nonseminoma; Determine whether a patient who has received chemotherapy for testicular cancer should undergo retroperitoneal lymph node dissection.

Urologic Cancers /Obstruction of Ureteropelvic Junction

Explain the current role of genomic biomarkers in patients with advanced bladder cancer; Choose an appropriate chemotherapy regimen for a patient with advanced bladder cancer; Counsel a patient who has advanced bladder cancer about immunotherapy; Advise a patient who requests focal therapy for prostate cancer; Consider anatomic factors and patient comorbidities when planning an operative approach for obstruction of the ureteropelvic junction.

Nonmuscle- and Muscle-invasive Bladder Cancer

List advantages of using blue light cystoscopy for assessment of bladder cancer; Manage a patient with nonmuscle-invasive bladder cancer; Use bacillus Calmette-Gu?rin in appropriately chosen patients with bladder cancer; Counsel a patient considering a partial cystectomy for muscle-invasive bladder cancer; Summarize the findings of major studies that support bladder-sparing options for muscle-invasive bladder cancer.

Urology Updates /Retirement

Discuss new developments in imaging for men with biochemical recurrence of prostate cancer; Manage an infected penile prosthesis; Recognize uncommon complications associated with implantation of penile prostheses; Identify and address key challenges in wealth management; Assess the importance of investment counseling, advance planning, and relationship management in wealth management.

Update on Urology Topics

Advise a patient who is considering salvage lymphadenectomy for recurrent prostate cancer; List some common germline and somatic mutations that may guide therapy in men with metastatic prostate cancer; Summarize the findings of the RTOG 0634 study of men undergoing radiotherapy for prostate cancer; Treat a patient with a history of Wilms tumor; Counsel a patient with male factor infertility who asks about over-the-counter supplements.

Pain Management/Falls and Fractures /Intraoperative Consults

Design an institutional protocol for multimodal pain management of patients undergoing urologic surgical procedures; Implement an opioid-sparing protocol for management of pain related to kidney stones; Prescribe effective pain relief and relaxation interventions for a patient who needs to pass a ureteral stone; Prevent falls and fractures in patients with nocturia; Perform an intraoperative consultation for a surgeon who has identified a urinary tract injury.

Pediatric Nephrology

Accurately diagnose primary and secondary hypertension in children; Make appropriate use of 24-hr blood pressure monitoring; Identify 4 tests that cover %u224885% of the differential diagnosis in pediatric hypertension; Rule out transient and orthostatic proteinuria before initiating a more extensive proteinuria workup; Diagnose and treat nephrotic syndrome.

American Urological Association Guidelines

Compare and contrast guidelines for treatment of ureteral stones from the American Urological Association and European Association of Urology; Explain the process for development of American Urological Association guidelines; Elaborate on major changes in recommendations for treatment of priapism; Summarize the guideline for treatment of recurrent UTIs in women recently released by the American Urological Association; Cite evidence underlying the new guideline for recurrent UTIs in women.

Additional Information

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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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