"What You Need to Know About Prostate Cancer"
The 41-page booklet is reprinted from the National Cancer Institute of the United
States Public Health Service. This booklet provides information to patients on prostate
cancer treatment options and must be given by physicians upon examination of the
prostate gland to certain patients, as specified in
Business and Professions Code
section 2248 and
Health and Safety Code section 109280. Physicians working on
trauma case as defined in
section 1798.160 of the Health and Safety Code do not
need to comply with this requirement. There is no charge for this booklet. Requests
can be faxed to (916) 263-2497 and are available in bundles of 25.