Dietary Interventions for the Prevention and Treatment of Prostate Cancer - PT40

Dietary Interventions for the Prevention and Treatment of Prostate Cancer

by Dale Ames Kline, MS, RD, LD and Margaret Wertheim Eich, MS, RDN, CD
PT40
(4.3 / 612 ratings )

This course is credentialed for:
Physical Therapy (1.00 Hour(s))

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Summary:

Prostate cancer is the second-leading cause of cancer death in American men. About 220,800 men were expected to be diagnosed in 2015, and 27,540 were expected to die. Although the primary risk factors are age, race and family history/genetics, additional identified risk factors may respond to dietary changes and exercise. Healthcare professionals as a team can play a role in educating the patient with prostate cancer about sound nutritional advice that will benefit the patient as a whole and may have a significant impact on the treatment and prevention of prostate cancer. Learn which foods and nutrients can be of benefit and which ones may do harm.

Objectives:

The goal of this continuing education course is to provide registered dietitian nutritionists, health educators and physical therapists with a summary of the current research on prostate cancer, including the disease’s prevalence and risk factors and the role of diet in its prevention and treatment. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Identify the primary risk factors for prostate cancer and two nutrients that show probable evidence for decreasing the risk of prostate cancer
  • List two supplements that may increase the risk of prostate cancer
  • Describe how inflammation contributes to the development of prostate cancer
 

 
Accreditation Information
 
This course is intended for multiple professions, including dietitians, health educators, and physical therapists.
 
Physical therapists: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
 
For the version accredited or approved for another profession, go to your specific profession at ContinuingEducation.com or Nurse.com/CE. If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at CEDirect.ContinuingEducation.com and search for this topic title.
 
Relias LLC (formerly OnCourse Learning) is an approved sponsor by the New York State Education Department of CE for physical therapists and physical therapist assistants from 11/16/2018 to 6/11/2019.
 
This activity is provided by the TX Board of PT Examiners Accredited Provider 2202008TX for 02/01/2019 to 02/28/2022 and meets continuing competence requirements for physical therapist and physical therapist assistant licensure renewal in Texas. The assignment of Texas PT CCUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by TPTA or TBPTE.
 
OnCourse Learning is recognized by the Physical Therapy Board of California as an approved reviewer and provider of continuing competency courses for the state of California for 4/5/10 to 12/31/18. Relias LLC is recognized by the Physical Therapy Board of California as an approved reviewer and provider of continuing competency courses for the state of California as of 1/1/2019.
 
Relias LLC (formerly OnCourse Learning) is a licensed physical therapy continuing education sponsor (#216.000290) with the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation from October 2018 through September 30, 2020.
 
This course has been approved as meeting the continuing education requirements for PTs and PTAs by:
 
The FL PT Association (approval no. CE19-539572 for 01/01/19 to 12/31/19). Approval of this course does not necessarily imply the FL PT Association supports the views of the presenter or the sponsors.
 
The NJ Board of PT Examiners (approval 1801-227 for 02/01/18 to 01/31/20).
 
Other states may accept this course for meeting their CE requirements. Check with your state association or board.

Course Originally Released on: 4/13/2012
Date of Most Recent Review: 4/1/2016
Course Termination/Update Date: 4/1/2019

 

Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. Relias LLC guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

 

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William W - San Diego, CA  ·  May 19, 2019
Informative to help my professional career
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John M - Fort Worth, TX  ·  May 02, 2019
great testkeep up the good work
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Michael S - HOUSTON, TX  ·  Feb 24, 2019
excellent information for myself and my patients
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Barbara B - East Hills , NY  ·  Feb 16, 2019
interesting, well formatted, content useful, facts to be implemented in prof and personal lifestyle. diet appears significant in many diseases and over the years increasing and more research indicated.
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helen j - san antonio, TX  ·  Jan 27, 2019
this course really help me under the ordeal advising me to get screening early.
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