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what screening test lowers the mortality the most
mammo after 50
rx for breast cancer
lumpectomy with radiation
when do you use chemotherapy
if sentinel nodes are positive
or if cancer is >1cm
when do you use tamoxifen
if estrogen or progesterone receptors are positive
when do you prophylactically give tamoxifen
if 2 1st degree relatives have breast cancer
when do you use trastuzamab
if its her-2/neu +tive
when do you excise calcified pulmonary nodules?
if the are >1.5 cm in size, in a smoker, in a >50 yo person
biopsy shows ascus, next step
when do you do psa testing
if a patient requests it
is there anything that lowers mortality in prostate cancer
rx for localized prostate cancer
surgery and external beam radiation
rx for bph?
finasteride--5 alpha reductase inhibitor
man with prostate cancer has cord compression, besides steroids, next step
flutemide, without lueprolide
what is one cancer where surgical debulking of wide spread metastatic disease is beneficial
rx for local testicular cancer?
orchiectomy + radiation
orchiectomy + chemotherapy
when do you do hpv testing?
at what age should you not do psa?
in men over 75
can pregnant women get the flu vaccine
who gets meningococcal vaccine
everyone at age 11
who gets the varicella zoster vaccine
everyone over age 60
most effective means of achieving smoking cessation
when is diabetes screened for?
in those with htn