Allied Health Care Professionals
Recall the prevalence of glucocorticoid induced osteoporosis (GIOP)
Identify the adverse effects of glucocorticoids on bone
Recall that patient taking systemic glucocorticoids fracture at higher BMD, and thus have differing treatment thresholds
List FDA approved medications for GIOP
Course Director: Mike Frank, MD
Karen E. Hansen, MD, MS
Sections of Rheumatology and Endocrinology
Department of Medicine
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
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The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
- 1.00 Hours of ParticipationHours of Participation credit.