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A Patient Centered Approach to the Treatment of Hypogonadism (Video)

 

The goal of this educational program is to provide family physicians and other health care providers with the knowledge and skills they need to confidently assess and effectively address chronic kidney disease in their patients. 

Educational Objectives:

After completing this monograph, participants should be able to:

  • Identify male patients who are candidates for assessment with a measurement of serum testosterone levels in order to determine if treatment is indicated
  • Recognize the link between hypogonadism and obesity, diabetes, and other chronic conditions 
  • Articulate the current opinions regarding testosterone replacement therapy and its relationship to prostate cancer 
  • Follow evidence-based practice for the treatment of hypogonadism
  • Employ patient-centered, culturally appropriate communication and shared decision making to identify men with low testosterone and recommend appropriate treatment

 

PLEASE NOTE: The system will automatically submit credit for AAFP members.To receive a statement of credit for up to 1.0 credits, you must:

Review the entire activity

Reflect on the content

Successfully complete the post-test with a score of 70% or higher

Complete the evaluation form and follow the directions to receive your certificate of
credit

 

CE Credits: 1.00
Expiration Date: 11/26/2014

CME Report: A Patient Centered Approach to the Treatment of Hypogonadism

This Enduring Material activity, A Patient Centered Approach to the Treatment of Hypogonadism, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 2 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. AAFP certification begins April 30, 2012. Term of approval is for two years from this date with the option of yearly renewal. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
PLEASE NOTE: The system will automatically submit credit for AAFP members.

CE Credits: 2.00
Expiration Date: 04/20/2014