Industry Clinical Update Theater

AUA2015 Webcasts

Improving the General Health of Patients With Prostate Cancer: Update on Synergies of Diet and Exercise

Daniel A. Galvão, PhD

Daniel A. Galvão, PhD
Professor of Exercise and Sports Science
Co-Director, Edith Cowan University Health
and Wellness Institute
Perth, Western Australia

Mark A. Moyad, MD, MPH

Mark A. Moyad, MD, MPH
Director of Complementary & Alternative Medicine
Department of Urology
University of Michigan Medical Center
Ann Arbor, Michigan

This program will feature updates on the importance of maintaining a healthy diet to reduce cardiac risk and provide benefits for long-term prostate health. Data presented at this program will highlight the value of implementing an exercise plan in men with prostate cancer and how exercise has been shown to improve survival in these patients.

Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss why "heart-healthy" practices are important in patients undergoing ADT
  • Describe the data supporting use of exercise and nutrition to prevent and treat prostate cancer
  • Choose methods, including diet and exercise programs, that can benefit patients undergoing prostate cancer therapies