This lecture will discuss recent updates in the diagnosis and treatment of low bone density and osteoporosis, as well as strategies for prevention.
1. Review what is bone and some basics about bone health.
2. Define what is osteoporosis and fragility fractures
3. Discuss the treatment of fragility fractures and how to prevent then
4. Overview what optimizes bone health and updates in osteoporosis treatment
Dr. Hoffman discloses that she has no relevant financial relationships with any organization producing, marketing, reselling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients relative to the content of this presentation.
The Montana Osteopathic Medical Association is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians and designates this program for a maximum of .75 AOA Category 1-A credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician's participation in this activity.
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|MOMA Handout_Hoffman_Bone Health Osteoporosis Update (2.65 MB)||25 Pages||Available after Purchase|
Kelsey Hoffman DO is a Family Medicine physician practicing Sports Medicine at Ortho Montana, in Billings, Montana, as well as a faculty member for the Montana Family Medicine Residency. Dr. Hoffman received her medical degree from Midwestern University - Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine, in Chicago, Illinois, and completed her residency and a Sports Medicine fellowship at the Montana Family Medicine Residency at Riverstone Health in Billings, Montana. Her main interests are Non-operative Orthopedic and Medical Sports Medicine.
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