186516 - Infertility in men: causes, risk factors, prevention and treatment
This free online learning module provides 15 clinical questions and immediate answers about an original peer-reviewed article written for GPs.Relevance to General Practice
GPs are usually the first healthcare professionals to see couples seeking fertility advice.
Importantly, infertility should be assessed as a couple.
Male factor infertility is common, affecting about one in 20 men.
This activity reviews the causes and risk factors for male infertility, its treatment and prevention.
D1. Communication skills and the patient-doctor relationship
D2. Applied professional knowledge and skills
Diagnosis and management is evidence-based and relevant to the needs of the patient
D3. Population health and the context of general practice
D4. Professional and ethical role
D5. Organisational and legal dimensionsCurriculum Contextual Units
- Men's health
- Sexual and reproductive health