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0:30 Learning hours

Treatment

Prostate cancer essentials: The management of metastatic (advanced) prostate cancer

This module will discuss the symptoms and treatment of metatstatic prostate cancer, including hormone therapy and chemotherapy.

When you have completed this module, you will:

  • Understand the role of established and newer hormone therapy such as abiraterone in the treatment of metastatic prostate cancer
  • Be able to explain castrate resistant (hormone-relapsed) prostate cancer and discuss possible treatment options
  • Be able to describe some of the symptoms of metastatic prostate cancer and explain how these symptoms might be relieved

This module is part of the following courses: