Osteoporosis: An Overview

Green Clock Hours: 0.10 - 1.00

It is estimated that over 10 million people aged 50 and over have the diagnosis of osteoporosis (OP). Rehabilitation therapists can play a critical role in minimizing the risk and progression of OP through education and evidence-based interventions. In this foundational course, rehabilitation professionals will learn the risk factors for OP, diagnosis, and common pharmacological treatments. Key considerations for therapy are discussed, including precautions and an introduction to targeted interventions.

The goal of this course is to provide occupational therapy, physical therapy, and speech-language pathology professionals with a foundational knowledge of OP.

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Course Description

It is estimated that over 10 million people aged 50 and over have the diagnosis of osteoporosis (OP). Rehabilitation therapists can play a critical role in minimizing the risk and progression of OP through education and evidence-based interventions. In this foundational course, rehabilitation professionals will learn the risk factors for OP, diagnosis, and common pharmacological treatments. Key considerations for therapy are discussed, including precautions and an introduction to targeted interventions.

The goal of this course is to provide occupational therapy, physical therapy, and speech-language pathology professionals with a foundational knowledge of OP.

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