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The GP Show

Welcome to The Gp Show podcast "libsyn directory" page!  Please visit my full website; that includes podcasts, the podcast notes with resources, a clinicians bookshelf split into the lifestyle and medical domains with a growing library of online resources (for patients and health professionals) including handouts, courses, apps, books, podcasts and more.

Join me, Dr Sam Manger MD, for real and in-depth conversations with guests, experts and advocates from around the world sharing knowledge, stories, insight and experience on a variety of health-related topics.  This podcast is specifically designed-with-love for health professionals and anybody else interested in health, science and medicine.

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Nov 6, 2017

After making a fool of myself in the first 30 seconds, Dr Tony and I have a good yarn about prostate cancer history, examination, investigations and treatments with the last 10 minutes covering the evidence for PSA testing for screening. 

For more on PSA screening guidelines and types of PSA testing, DRE in screening and lifestyle medicine interventions in early prostate cancer - check out my earlier podcast on this topic.

NB For DRE in this talk the take home point is - not necessarily for screening, but if the PSA is elevated then DRE is a part of your work up and helpful before referring.  

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