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Other Musculoskeletal medicine modules
Top tips in musculoskeletal care: a video module (1 CPD hour)
Key questions on fibromyalgia (1.5 CPD hours)
Professor David Sanders and Dr Michelle Shui Yee Lau on late presentation, who should be screened and prescribing gluten-free food
Speaking at Pulse LIVE 2017, GP Dr Carrie Ladd takes you through some key questions on recognising and managing perinatal health problems
Mr James Talks on dry eyes, age-related macular degeneration and temporal arteritis
Key questions on osteoporosis
Consultant Dr Terry Aspray answers Dr David Russell’s questions on FRAX and QFracture, and the role of vitamin D.
This module will update you on:
- Investigating patients who have a 'wedge fracture' on an X-ray of their spine
- Using FRAX and the QFracture tool
- Medications associated with osteoporosis
- How to treat osteopaenia
- Vitamin D
Dr Terry Aspray is a consultant in metabolic bone disease at the Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, and lead for the metabolic bone unit at the Freeman Hospital.
Dr David Russell is a GP in Darlington, County Durham.