The goal of this program is to increase nurses’ knowledge of benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH), including the pathophysiology, medical and surgical treatment options, and the nurse’s role in patient education. After you study the information presented here, you will be able to —
- Identify signs and symptoms associated with BPH.
- List pharmaceutical and surgical BPH treatment options.
- Describe lifestyle modifications nurses can teach men with BPH.