What you'll learn
Benign prostatic hyperplasia
Prostate cancer treatment
For a man, health decisions don’t get much more personal than the ones you’re asked to make when you confront ED, suffer worsening BPH, or are suddenly diagnosed with prostate cancer. From your brother-in-law to your buddies at the gym, others may have opinions on what you should do. Even doctors have a bias toward their own specialty. But, ultimately, the decision is yours. To decide intelligently, you need to know the pros and cons of today’s growing number of treatment options. What’s best for your age, your condition, your concerns, and your future? How does nerve-sparing surgery compare with radiation therapy? Would you be comfortable with active surveillance for prostate cancer? Which BPH medications should you consider? Which to avoid? Can you reverse ED without reverting to medication?
Prepared by the doctors of Harvard Medical School, this online course gives needed foundation to the choices almost all men will have to make. From testing to treatment, you’ll be apprised of effectiveness, suitability, accessibility, and the potential side effects you may face.Prostate Diseases and Erectile Dysfunction is loaded with informative videos, interactive pages, and helpful downloadable charts. It will strengthen your resolve and most important, clarify your choices.