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Men’s health learning plan

5.50 credits

Challenging clinical topics in men’s health are the focus of this learning plan for GPs. Learning plans provide key learning points on diagnosis, management, follow-up and referral. You can undertake the whole plan to demonstrate that you have studied this area in depth, or use individual modules from the plan to complement your existing learning. You can claim credits for all the modules that you complete.




Clinical Review

Erectile dysfunction: clinical review

This article, updated in August 2016, covers the diagnosis and management of erectile dysfunction. Key learning points for healthcare professionals include organic and psychogenic causes of ED, investigations, and managing the condition with lifestyle modifications, drug treatment, vacuum devices or surgery.

1.50 Credits
Clinical Review

Premature ejaculation: clinical review

This article, updated in 2018 by Dr Abucabarr Jah, covers the assessment and management of premature ejaculation in primary care. Key learning points for healthcare professionals include classifying premature ejaculation as lifelong or acquired, identifying risk factors and prognosis.

1.50 Credits
Knowledge

Men's health - chronic prostatitis

This article by Dr Jon Rees covers the diagnosis and management of chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome. Key learning points for healthcare professionals include PSA testing, typical presentations, and when to refer.

0.50 Credits
Knowledge

Lower urinary tract symptoms in men

Dr Louise Newson explains the causes and treatments of LUTS in men. This article also provides a refresher on advice to give, prescribing and when to refer to secondary care. Key learning points for healthcare professionals include causes of LUTS such as benign prostatic enlargement, and when a PSA test should be offered.

0.50 Credits
Knowledge

Scrotal lesions: differential diagnosis

Dr Nigel Stollery outlines differential diagnosis of scrotal lesions including inguinal scrotal hernia, hydrocoele, angiokeratomas of Fordyce, and steatocystoma multiplex. Key learning points for healthcare professionals include presentation and management in primary and secondary care.

0.25 Credits
Knowledge

Male genital problems: illustrated

Conditions affecting male genitalia, including balanitis, phimosis, epididymal cyst and thrush are highlighted in this activity. Each is illustrated with photographs and key education points for GPs by Dr Phil Marazzi.

0.25 Credits
Red flags

Haematuria - red flag symptoms

In this article updated in 2018, Dr Suneeta Kochhar explores the red flag symptoms that may indicate a serious cause of haematuria.

0.50 Credits
Patient Case Study

Male breast cancer case study

Dr Rupesh Amin describes a case of male breast cancer. Key learning points for healthcare professionals include presenting symptoms, risk factors, and NICE guidance on suspected cancer.

0.50 Credits