This activity is part of the Frankly Speaking with Dr. Frank Domino podcast series.
Frankly Speaking CME 245

Podcast

MRI for Elevated PSA - Frankly Speaking EP 245Guest: Alan M. Ehrlich, MD, FAAFP
Music Credit: Richard Onorato

When your patient has an elevated screening PSA level, your first inclination may be to refer for a biopsy, but have you considered obtaining a pre-biopsy MRI? In this podcast, we will review the appropriate management for an elevated screening PSA. You’ll want to hear about the new benefit of obtaining a pre-biopsy MRI to guide diagnostic procedures. 

Episode References and Resources: 

  • NEJM July 9, 2021; DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa2100852\
    Urology 2016 Apr;90:32-7.   doi: 10.1016/j.urology.2015.11.046
     

Begin

Already listened on another platform?

Claim Credits

CME/CE Information

0 Credits - Not for CME/CE Credit

Release Date: 10/11/2021

Expiration Date: 10/11/2022

Topics

Learning Objectives

  • Summarize prostate cancer screening guidelines
  • Discuss how to evaluate an elevated screening PSA
  • Consider the use of MRI prior to referral for trans rectal prostate biopsy
     

 

Faculty

Frank J. Domino, MD

Professor, Family Medicine and Community Health,
University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA

Learn More

Alan M. Ehrlich, MD, FAAFP

Associate Professor of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School,
Executive Editor, DynaMed 

Learn More

Supporters and Partners

Commercial Supporter

Not Applicable

Education Partner

Not Applicable

MRI for Elevated PSA - Frankly Speaking EP 245

Begin