Prevention and Management of Osteoporosis – 3 Hours

$20.00

Description

The goal of the osteoporosis management continuing education program is to provide health care professionals with updated knowledge about the prevention and management of osteoporosis. The program emphasizes bone physiology, risk factors, preventive exercise, diet, supplementation regimes, diagnostic tests and techniques, hormone replacement therapy, and more.

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to learn: 

  • Prevalence, epidemiology, and pathophysiology for Osteoporosis.
  • Physiology of bone formation and low bone mass.
  • Bone changes are associated with age, menopause, and causative factors for osteoporosis.
  • Signs and symptoms of Osteoporosis.
  • Primary and secondary risk factors associated with Osteoporosis.
  • Clinical diagnosis, available diagnostic testing methods, evaluation, and screening of patients with Osteoporosis
  • Treatment to prevent further degeneration and to correct underlying medical conditions that cause bone demineralization.
  • Prevention through education and lifestyle modification.
  • The role of physical therapy & occupational therapy in the management of Osteoporosis.

 

Author: Elizabeth Anderson, MPT, MPH 

Contact Hours : 3 Hours 

Cost: $25 / Participant

Teaching Method:  Online Independent Self-Study (Training + Post-Test)

Target Audience: Physical Therapists & Physical Therapy Assistants

Course Completion Certificate: A Printable (pdf) Certificate By Email

Cancellation / Refund Policy: By completing your purchase from Biologix Solutions LLC, you agree that you are purchasing digital, non-tangible product/service/training courses and, as such, are not entitled to a refund once accessed. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us by phone or email before purchasing the online course.

Approvals: State Board of Physical Therapy & American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) State Chapters Approved. Please visit the accreditation section for the full list: Click Here

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