Arturo Mendoza-Valdes, MD, presented “Exercise and Prostate Cancer: Prevention and Bettering Outcomes in Localized and Advanced Disease” during the 30th Annual International Prostate Cancer Update on January 23rd, 2020 in Beaver Creek, Colorado.

How to cite: Mendoza-Valdes, Arturo. “Exercise and Prostate Cancer: Prevention and Bettering Outcomes in Localized and Advanced Disease” January 23rd, 2020. Accessed Jan 2022. https://grandroundsinurology.com/exercise-and-prostate-cancer-prevention-and-bettering-outcomes-in-localized-and-advanced-disease​​/

Exercise and Prostate Cancer: Prevention and Bettering Outcomes in Localized and Advanced Disease – Summary:

Arturo Mendoza-Valdes, MD, Professor of Urology at the Hospital Medica Sur in Mexico City, Mexico, discusses the ins and outs of exercise and the relationship to the overall health of a prostate cancer patient. He then goes on to describe several studies that demonstrate the efficacy and benefits of exercise on prostate cancer prevention, improved treatment outcomes, overall survival, and how much exercise is necessary to achieve optimal benefits.

About The 30th Annual International Prostate Cancer Update:

The International Prostate Cancer Update (IPCU), founded in 1990, is a multi-day CME conference focused on prostate cancer treatment updates with expert, international faculty. It is led by expert physicians and is designed for urologists, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, and other healthcare professionals involved in the diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer. Dr. Mendoza-Valdes delivered this educational activity during the 30th iteration of the meeting in January 2020.

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