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The European School of Urology provides up-to-date information for urologists and residents worldwide.

E-courses are developed by urologists from all over Europe, supported by the e-learning specialists of the EAU and in line with the EAU Clinical Guidelines, delivering high standard, up-to-date courses.

EAU Education Online e-Platform is accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME) to provide CME activity for medical specialists.

For infomation please visit EAU E-courses page.

The following E-courses are available at EAU website.

*NEW  Advanced Prostate Cancer – Basis of Androgen Deprivation Therapy

This course series Advanced Prostate Cancer gives clinicians a complete view on clinical aspects, diagnosis and treatments of prostate cancer. This course series contains five courses, each of them addresses an important topic in diagnosis, treatment, and management of prostate cancer. Each course is accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME) for 1 or 2 European CME credits(ECMEC). The five courses are:

Course 1: Basis of ADT
Course 2: Hormone-sensitive nmPCa
Course 3: Metastatic hormone-sensitive PCa
Course 4: Non-metastatic CRPC
Course 5: Metastatic CRPC

This course Basis of Androgen Deprivation Therapy is the first part of the course series.

This course is supported by an independent educational grant from Janssen, the Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson.

Learning Objectives

This series of five e-courses aims to provide HCPs with a complete view of the management of Advanced Prostate Cancer. Users of this training are expected to progress their knowledge in the clinical aspects and management of prostate cancer. Specific learning objectives are as follows:

  • Definition of Hormone-sensitive nmPCa / nmPCa / MPCa / CRPC and classification
  • Information about diagnostic tools, how to combine them and the value of their results
  • Information on prognosis factors, predictive factors and patient stratification
  • Information about treatment options, how to combine them, their differences and side-effects, when to progress to the next treatment stage, and how to evaluate these
  • Information on sound clinical decision making for patients with nmPCa, MPCa, Metastatic CRPC, and nmCRPC
  • Evaluation of learners’ knowledge about treatment of nmPCa, MPCa, Metastatic CRPC, and nmCRPC and their ability to apply this knowledge in devising care pathways for patients

Chapters

Chapter 1: Androgen Bio-synthesis
Chapter 2: Androgen Deprivation Therapy (ADT)
Chapter 3: Adverse Events and Side Effects

At a glance

  • Duration: 90 minutes per course approximately
  • CME: 1 European CME credits (ECMEC)

Metastatic Prostate Cancer

This e-learning course offers an overview on the state-of-the-art of the clinical diagnosis and treatment of mPCa. Users of this training are expected to progress their knowledge in the clinical aspects and management of metastatic prostate cancer.

 

Learning Objectives

  • Definition of castrate-sensitive and castrate-resistant metastatic prostate cancer
  • How to detect suspicious symptoms in a case of known or unknown prostate cancer.
  • Which imaging technology to apply in a certain situation.
  • Study of the molecular mechanisms of various treatments.
  • The correct treatment: practical aspects, correct timing to start, relationship with disease pathology, etc.
  • Clinical and biological follow-up and monitoring of mPCa patients.
  • How to use nomograms to determine the prognosis of the patient.

At a glance

  • Duration: 90 minutes per module approximately
  • CME: 4 European CME credits (ECMEC)

EAU Guidelines on Prostate Cancer

This course compiles the most recent clinical guidelines edited by the EAU on Prostate Cancer (PCa). The PCa guidelines course is divided into 4 learning modules.

 

Learning Objectives

  • Review the most updated EAU guidelines on Prostate Cancer
  • Learn how to make informed decisions in the treatment of Prostate Cancer Patients
  • Test your knowledge on the latest developments in Prostate Cancer according to the EAU Guidelines
 

At a glance

  • Duration: Approx. 180 minutes
  • CME: 3 European CME credits (ECMEC)