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The waiting game

Hot topics in osteoporosis (2 CPD hours)

This module uses three typical GP case studies to update you on recent developments in osteoporosis, including new NICE guidance on assessing fracture risk, changes to QOF, safety concerns about bisphosphonates and calcium supplements and important new research on the frequency of DXA scanning. 


To provide an understanding of:

  • Identifying patients at risk of osteoporotic fractures
  • New QOF osteoporosis criteria
  • DXA scanning intervals
  • Treatment options for osteoporosis

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