The information within this section of the website is intended for UK Healthcare Professionals. Members of the public, Prostap DCS prescribed patients and UK Practice Managers should follow the relevant links.

Pick support materials to suit your needs

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Administration video and guide

The 3-minute video explains the 4 steps required to administer Prostap DCS.

The A4 Administration Guide can be kept close by as a quick, easy-to-follow reminder of how to administer Prostap DCS.

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Prostate cancer diagnosis and treatment flipchart

The flipchart will help you to have more in-depth discussions with your patient about their prostate cancer, its diagnosis and treatment. It has been designed so that your patient can be shown simplified diagrams or text on one side, while additional information is available to you on the other side.

 

Prostate cancer guide to anatomy and tumour stages tear-off pad

This guides you through a discussion with your patient about the anatomy of their prostate and tumour stages. Once the conversation has finished, you can tear a copy of the sheet off for the patient and keep the other.

LHRH agonist flashcard

A visual aid to help you discuss what an LHRH agonist is, why it is being prescribed and what the differences are with your patient. It comes with a useful section using straightforward language to explain the difference between the most commonly used LHRH agonists.

Practice Manager website

The Prostap DCS website includes a section for Practice Managers. It explains how prescribing Prostap DCS can bring a cost benefit to a GP practice, helping it to make tangible savings and optimise income. You or your Practice Manager can even request a personalised budget impact model.

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PA item animation

Personally administered (PA) items can be a valuable source of monthly income to a GP practice. But this income can also be frequently overlooked, perhaps because the process may appear a little confusing or time-consuming.
In reality, claiming PA items couldn’t be simpler. So, simple, in fact, we’ve summarised the whole process into a two-minute animation for you to watch.

Contact

If you are a healthcare professional and have a query about Prostap DCS, please call Medical Information on:

01628 537 900

If you would like to find out more about how Prostap DCS can help your practice save money, or to order, please call CLARITYpharma on:

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