Osteoporosis

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Estimated time to complete session: 60 min.


Learning Objectives

1. Counsel patients, especially premenopausal women, about osteoporosis prevention measures.
2. Incorporate into practice current guidelines on selecting patients for bone density testing.
3. Describe lifestyle and medication strategies for osteoporosis.
4. Develop training strategies for the elite and recreational athlete with osteoporosis.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
10/15/2013
Course expires: 
10/14/2015

Suzanne Hecht, MD, Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, Division of Sports Medicine; Team Physician and Fellowship Director, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
10/15/2013
Course expires: 
10/14/2015
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