Audio-Digest Foundation Announces the Release of Oncology Volume 04, Issue 15: Current and Future Treatment of Advanced Prostate Cancer.

Daniel P. Petrylak, MD, Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, presented on Chemotherapy/ Hormonal Therapy and Radio-pharmaceuticals. William H. Gmeiner, PhD, Professor, Cancer Biology, Wake Forest University, Department of Integrative Physiology and Pharmacology PhD Program, Winston-Salem, NC, presented on Development of DNA-Targeted Therapies.

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Glendale, CA (PRWEB) January 09, 2014

Audio-Digest Foundation Announces the Release of Oncology Volume 04, Issue 15: Current and Future Treatment of Advanced Prostate Cancer.

The goal of this program is to improve the management of advanced prostate cancer. After hearing and assimilating this program, the clinician will be better able to:

1. Choose effective therapy for castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC).
2. Recognize the role of androgen suppression in the treatment of CRPC.
3. Compare the benefits and risks of α- and β-emitting radiopharmaceuticals.
4. Describe the mechanism of action and advantages of fluorodeoxyuridine monophosphate (FdUMP) polymer in cancer treatment.
5. Consider the potential role of agents that target prostate-specific membrane antigen in the treatment of PC.

The original programs were presented by Daniel P. Petrylak, MD, Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, Co-Director, Signal Transduction Research, and Program Head, Prostate and Urologic Cancers Program, Yale Cancer Center, New Haven, CT, and William H. Gmeiner, PhD, Professor, Cancer Biology, Wake Forest University Graduate School, Department of Integrative Physiology and Pharmacology PhD Program, Winston-Salem, NC.

Audio-Digest Foundation, the largest independent publisher of Continuing Medical Education in the world, records over 10,000 hours of lectures every year in anesthesiology, emergency medicine, family practice, gastroenterology, general surgery, internal medicine, neurology, obstetrics/gynecology, oncology, ophthalmology, orthopaedics, otolaryngology, pediatrics, psychology, and urology, by the leading medical researchers at the top laboratories, universities, and institutions.

Recent researchers have hailed from Harvard, Cedars-Sinai, Mayo Clinic, UCSF, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, The University of Kansas Medical Center, The University of California, San Diego, The University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, The University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, and many others.

Out of these cutting-edge programs, Audio-Digest then chooses the most clinically relevant, edits them for clarity, and publishes them either every week or every two weeks.

In addition, Audio-Digest publishes subscription series in conjunction with leading medical societies: DiabetesInsight with The American Diabetes Association, ACCEL with The American College of Cardiology, Continuum Audio with The American Academy of Neurology, and Journal Watch Audio General Medicine with Massachusetts Medical Society.

For 60 years, the global medical community of doctors, nurses, physician assistants, and other medical professionals around the world has subscribed to Audio-Digest specialty series in order to remain current in their specialties as well as to maintain their Continuing Education requirements with the most cutting-edge, independent, and unbiased continuing medical education (CME).

Long a technical innovator, Audio-Digest was the first to produce audio medical education programs and the first to produce in-car medical education. Currently, its subscription and annual products are available on CD and MP3, as well as iPhone, iPad, and Android apps.


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