Online Education | Geriatric Healthcare 2015 | Selected Topics | Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)
How to earn contact hour credit
This course is 1.5 contact hours and includes a lecture video, self-assessment post-test, and evaluation. To earn contact hours, watch the lecture, complete the post-test, and submit the online evaluation. You may take the post-test as many times as needed to achieve the required score of 80%.
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This course is designed for nurses, nurse practitioners, physicians, physician assistants, physical and occupational therapists, psychologists, social workers, pharmacists, long term care workers, residential care coordinators, caregivers and other interested professionals.
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
After completing this lecture, you will be better able to:
- Counsel patients with voiding dysfunction about their treatment options.
- Discuss the benefits and side effects of common medications used to treat BPH.
- Describe behavioral modifications that are of benefit for men with voiding dysfunction.
John Gore, MD
Associate Professor, Division of Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, UW School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle
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