â€¢Select a type of cancer associated with womenâ€™s or menâ€™s health such as breast, cervical, or ovarian cancer in women and prostate cancer in men.
â€¢Locate and review articles examining the type of cancer you selected.
â€¢Review the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force article in the Learning Resources. Think about available preventive services that providers might recommend for patients at risk of this type of cancer.
â€¢Select two of the following factors: genetics, gender, ethnicity, age, or behavior. Reflect on how these factors might impact decisions related to preventive services.
â€¢Consider drug treatment options for patients diagnosed with the type of cancer you selected including short-term and long-term implications of the treatments.
Write a 2- to 3- page paper that addresses the following:
â€¢Describe available preventive services that providers might recommend for patients at risk of the type of cancer you selected.
â€¢Explain how the factors you selected might impact decisions related to preventive services.
â€¢Describe drug treatment options for patients diagnosed with the type of cancer you selected. Explain the short-term and long-term implications of these treatments.
NOTE : papers MUST include a title page, introduction, summary, and references
â€¢Arcangelo, V. P., & Peterson, A. M. (Eds.). (2013). Pharmacotherapeutics for advanced practice: A practical approach (3rd ed.). Ambler, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
â—¦Chapter 33, â€œProstatic Disorders and Erectile Dysfunctionâ€ (pp. 481â€“495)
â—¦Chapter 34, â€œOveractive Bladderâ€ (pp. 496â€“511)
â—¦Chapter 55, â€œContraceptionâ€ (pp. 874â€“883)
U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. (2014). The Guide to Clinical Preventive Services: Section 2. Recommendations for Adults. Retrieved from http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/clinicians-providers/guidelines-recommendations/guide/section2.html
Drugs.com. (2012). Retrieved from http://www.drugs.com/