Osteoporosis

Return to all Musculoskeletal and Sports Care sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

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.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
06/06/2019

Peter J. Carek, MD, MS, FAAFP, Professor and Chair, Department of Community Health and Family Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
06/06/2019
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