Online Education | Adult/Geriatric Drug Therapy 2019: Osteoporosis Treatment Pearls
Snap, Crackle, Pop! Osteoporosis Treatment Pearls
This module will focus on prevention and treatment of osteoporosis.
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be better able to:
- Define the mechanism of action of the four main osteoporosis medications.
- Explain how treatment paradigms can decrease fracture risk.
- State the role of calcium and vitamin D in keeping bones healthy.
Sue Williams-Judge, MN, CNS, ARNP
Nurse Practitioner, Seattle Arthritis Clinic, Seattle, WA
- 1.10 Contact hours
- 1.10 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level