Online Education | Adult/Geriatric Drug Therapy 2015 - Osteoporosis: Current Concepts for the Clinician

Course Description

Osteoporosis

This module focuses on the causes and treatment of osteoporosis. Course content details are listed below in the learning objectives.

Featuring—Kori Dewing, DNP, ARNP 
Adult Nurse Practitioner, Rheumatology Department, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle

Target Audience

For nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses, pharmacists and other healthcare professionals in all settings.

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

After taking this course, you will be better able to:

  1. Describe the FRAX and how it can be used to determine who should receive treatment to prevent future fractures.
  2. Identify secondary causes of osteoporosis.
  3. Review treatment options for the treatment of osteoporosis.

Additional Information

Format: 
Audio and Video
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.10 Contact hours
  • 1.10 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
Available: 
06/10/2015
Expires: 
06/10/2019
Cost:
$20.00

Available Credit

  • 1.10 Contact hours
  • 1.10 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level

Price

Cost:
$20.00
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