As a result of this educational regularly scheduled series, learners as members of the healthcare team will be able to:
Recall the physiology of bone remodeling and Ca2+ and Vit D absorption.
Explain osteoporosis screening tools and interpret results as applied to older adults and athletes.
Describe the effect of exercise on bone health for different age groups.
Evaluate nutritional recommendations for bone health in the older athlete.
Summarize medication treatment options for osteoporosis and bone stress fractures
- 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 0.75 BOC EBP CEUs
- 0.75 Physical Therapy Contact Hours
- 0.75 University of Wisconsin–Madison Continuing Education Hours