New guidelines have recently been published regarding treatment options and optimal timing of treatment for patients with cryptorchidism. New guidelines, how to talk with parents, and various surgical approaches are addressed.
Contact hours available until 10/26/17.
Requirements for Successful Completion: Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.
Speaker Disclosures: There are no disclosures to declare.
Commercial Support and Sponsorship: No commercial support or sponsorship declared.
Accreditation Statement: Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
SUNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number, CEP 5556.
Objectives: 1. Define cryptorchidism. 2. Discuss potential risks for the patient with undescended testes. 3. Discuss appropriate treatment options.