Hormones & Men's Health

Reducing Medical Errors Course Description & Information:

  • Male menopause is the term used to describe symptoms associated with androgen (testosterone) decline in the aging male, or what some people call low testosterone. Men do experience a decline in the production of the male hormone testosterone with aging, but this also occurs with conditions such as diabetes. Along with the decline in testosterone, some men experience symptoms that include fatigue, weakness, depression, and sexual problems. This seminar covers the role of testosterone in men’s health and the health problems that can occur in men who experience a significant decline testosterone.
  • Pharmacist information: ACPE UAN: 0826-9999-17-026-L01-P, IRD: 6-27-2017. Knowledge based activity.
Course Objectives:

  • Define “andropause”.
  • Describe at least 2 physiological functions of testosterone in males.
  • List at least 2 signs and 2 symptoms of testosterone deficiency.
  • List and discuss at least 2 health risks associated with declining testosterone levels.
  • Describe the current guidelines for diagnosing and treating “andropause”.
  • Discuss dietary, exercise, herbal remedies, and stress management guidelines for andropause.

Course Credit: 2 Contact Hours

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Who Should Attend:

Pharmacists, Dietitians, Nursing professionals (nursing pharmacology hours offered), Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy professionals, and other medical professionals.

Certificate Requirements:

  • Full attendance.
  • Completion of course post-test (70%) and evaluation.

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