Upon completion of this CME session, you should be able to:
1. Use evidence-based recommendations and guidelines to screen patients at risk for osteoporosis, and order laboratory and diagnostic testing.
2. Develop collaborative preventive care plans for prevention of osteoporosis, emphasizing proper nutrition, physical activity, and lifestyle modification.
3. Compare nonpharmacologic and pharmacologic therapies for treatment of osteoporosis.
View technical requirements (opens in a new window).
View CME credit information (opens in a new window).
View disclosures and disclaimers (opens in a new window).
All materials herein are protected by copyright and are for the sole, personal use of the purchaser. No part of the written, oral, and broadcast production may be copied, duplicated, replicated or retransmitted without the prior permission of the applicable copyright owner.
The unauthorized reproduction or distribution of a copyrighted work is illegal. Criminal copyright infringement, including infringement without monetary gain, is investigated by the FBI and is punishable by up to five years in federal prison and a fine of $250,000.
Peter J. Carek, MD, MS, FAAFP, Professor and Chair, Department of Community Health and Family Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville
- 0.75 AAFP prescribed