Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

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.

Please note: the Information on this site and in these podcasts is designed for informational purposes only and does not replace the relationship between a patient and his/her own physician and is not intended as medical advice. This information is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health providers with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you saw or read on The GP Show Podcast and related pages. Always practice within your level of professional capabilities and scope of practice. This podcast does not give you the right to practice beyond your training.

Available on iTunes and all podcast apps.

Enjoy and thank you for listening. 

Aug 10, 2017

PSA and DRE screening – to do or not to do, where is the evidence?  And intensive lifestyle changes in early prostate cancer. 

1. Digital rectal examination - recommendations 

2. PSA test– what is it, the benefits and risks, medicare implications, the review of guidelines for screening for average to high risk and follow up, what to do with a + result, age related reference ranges  and the PSA variables – free/total %, double, velocity, PHI, MRI

3. Intensive lifestyle change in early prostate cancer 



Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia and Cancer Council Australia Expert Advisory Panel – Clinical practice guidelines PSA testing and early management of test detected prostate cancer PSA Testing 2015,

Urological Society of Australia and New Zealand April 2017 statement

Intensive lifestyle change in prostate cancer, 2005 -

Gene expression changes in intensive lifestyle changes in prostate cancer, 2008 -