“Predicting fracture risk in osteoporosis: BMD and beyond”
Presented by: Mary L. Bouxsein, Ph.D.
Dept of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Director, Center for Advanced Orthopedic Studies, BIDMC
and Member, Endocrine Unit, MGH
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
- Discuss the determinants of bone strength
- Describe how bone microarchitecture may contribute to fracture
- Appreciate the contribution of skeletal loading to fracture
The target audience for this activity is Endocrinologists and Health Care Professionals with an interest in Endocrine Topics
Course Director: Henry Kronenberg, M.D.