Dr Sally Hope, retired GP from Oxfordshire will be leading our CPD webinar on Wednesday 7th June 17 at 8pm. Dr Hope will be presenting on Osteoporosis Management, the Treatment Options available and Best Practice.
Osteoporosis is difficult to manage with the elderly frail person who is already on a lot of medication. We know that 40-60% of patients put on a bisphosphonate have stopped taking it within a year. How do we improve concordance? What other treatment options are there? Does anything really improve fracture reduction outcomes for their future? What do the new NOGG guidelines say? All in 30 mins!
Expected Learning Outcomes
- Concodance with bisphosphonates
- When to stop a bisphosphonate?
- Calcium and Vit D? to treat or not to treat?
- Learn how to give Denosumab?
- NOGG guidance
This webinar is equivalent to 1 CPD credit
About our Speaker: Dr Sally Hope, FRCGP FRCP
Dr Sally Hope, was a GP Principal at Woodstock Surgery in Oxfordshire from 1986-2012 , she founded the Primary Care Group in Gynaecology in 1990.
Dr Hope was the RCGP representative on the NICE Hip Fracture guidelines group 2009-2011, and was one of two GPs on the Women’s Health Advisory Committee (MHRA) 2000-2015. Sally was on the NICE menopause clinical guideline group 2012-2015 is also on the National Osteoporosis Guideline Group (NOGG).
In addition, Dr Hope is also a Clinical Assistant in Osteoporosis at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Hospital, Oxford.
This webinar is co – sponsored by the National Osteoporosis Society and Rosemont Pharmaceuticals.
The National Osteoporosis Society, understand that fractures can have shocking effects on day-to-day life. They are committed to helping people with osteoporosis live the lives they want to lead and they work every day to prevent future fractures.
As the only UK-wide charity dedicated to ending the pain and suffering caused by osteoporosis they are there for anyone affected by the condition, providing help and support for people with osteoporosis now.
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