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Key questions on osteoporosis (1.5 CPD hours)



This module will update your knowledge on osteoporosis, including: 

  • The role of the WHO FRAX score in the assessment of patients’ bone density 
  • At what dose of oral steroids you should consider bone protection, and when to start the protection 
  • Which patients benefit from vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty for vertebral compression fractures
  • When to use vitamin D alone rather than a combination of vitamin D and calcium for osteoporosis prevention
  • How to choose which bisphosphonates to use


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