Osteoporosis and Osteopenia

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Estimated time to complete session: 60 min.


Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Evaluate elderly patients or patients at risk for low bone mass/osteoporosis using the FRAX® algorithm, and consider the impact of fracture risk scores on patient management.
2. Utilize appropriate prophylactic strategies in patients with low bone mass/osteoporosis.
3. Determine the risks and benefits of maintaining bisphosphonate treatment for greater than 5 years.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
01/08/2021
Parent activity set: 

Jennifer Keehbauch, MD, FAAFP, Director, Florida Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program; Director, Women’s Health Fellowship, Orlando, Florida

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
01/08/2021
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