Define and classify different types of osteoporosis and associated diseases.
Identify lifestyle and genetic risk factors of patients with osteoporosis.
Discuss strategies for prevention and management of osteoporosis through diet and exercise.
Recognize the oral implications associated with osteoporosis.
Assess diagnostic tools for screening patients with osteoporosis.
Discuss medical intervention and treatment options for patients.
Diane Vernetti-Callahan, RDH, BS.
Length: 2 hours
500MHz Pentium or faster with 512MB Ram (1GB recommended)
1024 x 768 minimum monitor screen resolution with 16-bit video card
Windows 2000, XP or later
Broadband connection (256 kbps or greater) connection recommended
Internet Explorer 6.0+ or Firefox 2.0+
Flash Player 9.0+ required for most courses
Sound card with speakers or headphones for audio playback