Owning the Bone: How to Minimize Glucocorticoid-Induced Osteoporosis Risk
Tuesday, March 4, 2014: 10:45 AM-1:45 PM
Convention Center, Upper Level, Room 8
2.75 CME/ 3.30 CE
Joshua A. Steinberg , MD
Learning Objectives:
  1. Identify known bone health risks of acute and chronic exposure to inhaled and oral glucocorticoids
  2. Recognize differences between GIOP and post-menopausal osteoporosis pathophysiology, risk factors and screening tools
  3. Discuss present and emerging guidelines and pharmacotherapy in the prevention and management of GIOP
10:45 AM
Cellular Mechanisms of Glucocorticoid Action in Bone
Ernesto Canalis, MD
11:15 AM
Bone Biomechanics and Glucocorticoid Effects
Bjoern Buehring, MD
11:45 AM
12:00 PM
Corticosteroids and Bone Accretion
Kelan Tantisira, MD MPH
12:30 PM
Influence of Diet and Lifestyle on Glucocorticoid-Induced Osteoporosis
Mary C. Tobin, MD
  • Tobin 5314 Handout.pdf (9.3 kB)
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    Incorporating Best Bone Health Care into Allergy Practice
    Andrea J. Apter, MD MA MSc FAAAAI
    1:30 PM
    Question & Answer
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