Osteoporosis

Susan Ott, MD

Professor of Medicine and Metabolism, Endocrinology and Nutrition
School of Medicine
University of Washington

 Learning Objectives

 

By the end of this lecture, you should be able to:

  • Evaluate calcium and vitamin D intake
  • Interpret meaning of bone density results
  • Explain the difference between anabolic and antiresorptive medicines used to treat osteoporosis

[From the Winter 2020 Geriatric Healthcare Lecture Series]