Osteoporosis

Rancho Mirage, CA US
April 21, 2016

Peng Thim Fan, MD,

Clinical Professor of Medicine

Division of Rheumatology

David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA 

Los Angeles, California

Target Audience

This activity was developed for physicians including Eisenhower medical staff along with nurses and ancillary staff.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this presentation, participants should be better able to:

  • Decide whom to evaluate and whom to treat for osteoporosis
  • Formulate a treatment plan that includes the roles of calcium, vitamin D, exercise and the choice of a medication for osteoporosis
  • Discuss potential complications of treatment and when a drug holiday is advisable
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 Social Work
  • 1.00 CA-BRN
  • 1.00 CLS
Course opens: 
04/21/2016
Course expires: 
12/31/2016
Event starts: 
04/21/2016 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
04/21/2016 - 1:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
Parent activity set: 
Rating: 
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Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower
39000 Bob Hope Drive
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
United States

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 Social Work
  • 1.00 CA-BRN
  • 1.00 CLS

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
04/21/2016
Course expires: 
12/31/2016

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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