Urogenital Concerns

  • Perform an assessment and be able to review the management plan for a patient presenting with the signs and symptoms of a urinary tract infection
  • Be able to assess a patient and propose a differential diagnosis for common urinary symptoms including hematuria, dysuria, urinary frequency and incontinence
  • Understand the current recommendations by the Canadian Task Force for screening for Prostate Cancer in Canada and also understand the controversies that exist in these recommendations in order to be able to discuss a management strategy with a patient

Articles

Urinary Tract Infections in Adults One-Page Primer

Kitto K, Colledge E. Urinary Tract Infections in Adults One-Page Primer. DFCM Open. 2014.  Available at https://dfcmopen.com.  Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs CC BY-NC-ND

Incontinence One-Page Primer

Bienenstock L, Lam R. Incontinence One-Page Primer.  DFCM Open. 2014.  Available at https://dfcmopen.com.  Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs CC BY-NC-ND

Recommendations on screening for prostate cancer with the prostate-specific antigen test

Appendix to Bell N, Gorber SC, Shane A, et al. Recommendations on screening for prostate cancer with the prostate-specific antigen test. CMAJ. 2014; 186(16), 1225-1234. Copyright © 2014 Canadian Medical Association or its licensors.

Prostate Cancer on Preventive Health Care: the Harms of Screening Greatly Outweigh the Benefits

Canadian Task Force on Preventive Health Care. Prostate Cancer on Preventive Health Care: the Harms of Screening Greatly Outweigh the Benefits. Copyright © 2014 University of Calgary.

Common Infections: Family and Community Medicine Clerkship Core Curriculum Module

Law M, Mardimae A, Moaveni A, Young S. Au-Yeung C. Common Infections: Family and Community Medicine Clerkship Core Curriculum Module.  University of Toronto.  Revised May 2017.