A Primer on Anterior Urethral Strictures

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A Primer on Anterior Urethral Strictures

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Division

Mid America

Hospital

Tulane

Document Type

Presentation

Publication Date

5-15-2019

Keywords

urethral strictures, surgery, urethral obstruction, patient care

Disciplines

Medicine and Health Sciences | Surgery | Surgical Procedures, Operative | Urology

Abstract

Speaker: Cooper R. Benson, MD

Assistant Professor Department of Urology

Tulane Medical Center

New Orleans, LA

Purpose: This enduring material is designed to examine urethral stricture in men, its etiology, and best practice methods in evaluation and treatment.

Target Audience: This activity is designed for Physicians and Residents at HCA GME Hospitals.

Format: This presentation was pre-recorded for HCA GME National Grand Rounds Series.

Educational Objectives: Upon completion of this activity you will be able to:

Ø Define a urethral stricture, its etiology, and grading criteria.

Ø Apply appropriate evaluation and diagnostic strategies to patients presenting with urethral strictures.

Ø Apply the American Urological Association’s Guidelines for Male Urethral Stricture to patient care.

Ø Utilize appropriate surgical treatment options on a case by case basis with appropriate follow-up care.

Accreditation: HCA Graduate Medical Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit: HCA Graduate Medical Education designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure: HCA Graduate Medical Education is committed to providing CME that is balanced, objective, and evidence-based. In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Accreditation Requirements and Standards, all parties involved in content development are required to disclose any relevant conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity. HCA Graduate Medical Education has established mechanisms to resolve conflicts of interest should they arise. The disclosure summary follows:

Bruce Deighton, PhD, Course Director: No Conflicts

Jessica Wells, Course Co-Director: No Conflicts

Cooper R. Benson, MD, Speaker: No Conflicts

Beverly Upchurch, Education Manager: No Conflicts

Jonathan Snider, CME Coordinator: No Conflicts

Chris Roe, CME Coordinator: No Conflicts

Publication Dates:

Release Date: May 15, 2019

Expiration Date: May 15, 2021

Publisher

HCA Healthcare

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Participant Instructions to Earn CME Credit:

To successfully complete this activity, participants will:

  • View the presentation in this enduring material.
  • Complete the posttest (you must score an 80% or higher posttest pass rate)
  • Complete and submit the CME evaluation through this link:

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Benson-UrethralStrictures

The estimated time to complete this activity, including review of the materials, is 70 minutes. Each participant will receive a certificate of credit once the required documents are received. If you attended this program live, you are unable to receive credit twice.

Commercial Support

HCA Graduate Medical Education has not received any commercial support for this activity.

A Primer on Anterior Urethral Strictures

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