• Update on Estrogen Therapy
     

    Update on Estrogen Therapy

    Speaker: James A. Simon, MD, CCD, NCMP, FACOG. James A. Simon presents an update on estrogen therapy, 2016 edition. Simon describes the current status of the WHI, KEEPS, ELITE, and other previous and current hormone/estrogen therapy trials. Simon, also, explains how the route of administration may impact overall risk/benefit ratio […]

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  • Bone Health in Elite Athletes
     

    Bone Health in Elite Athletes

    Speaker: Elliott N. Schwartz, MD, CCD, CPD. Elliott N. Schwartz presents a talk on bone health in elite athletes. Elite athletes are a younger population that are subject to a wide variety of fractures that include, but are not limited to traumatic and stress fractures. Trabecular bone score, which has […]

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  • Hypophosphatasia and Alkaline Phosphatase – What are the Clinical Issues?
     

    Hypophosphatasia and Alkaline Phosphatase – What are the Clinical Issues?

    Speaker: Michael P. Whyte, MD. Michael P. Whyte presents a talk on hypophosphatasia and alkaline phosphatase with corresponding clinical issues. Whyte reviews cases of infantile, childhood, and adult hypophosphatasia. Whyte elaborates on the treatments, biomarkers, and biochemistry, associated with hypophosphatasia. Recorded at Northern California Institute for Bone Health, Update on Osteoporosis […]

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  • HIV and Bone
     

    HIV and Bone

    Speaker: Michael T. Lin, MD. Michael T. Lin presents a lecture on Lecture on HIV and Bone. Recorded at Northern California Institute for Bone Health, Osteoporosis Update 2015, on June 19, 2015, in Oakland, California.

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  • 2016 11th Annual Meeting
     

    2016 11th Annual Meeting

    UPDATE ON OSTEOPOROSIS AND SKELETAL HEALTH A continuing education program May 20, 2016 / Friday / 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Health Education Center / Fontaine Auditorium / 400 Hawthorne, Oakland, CA 94609   Presenting Faculty Neil C. Binkley, MD Professor of Geriatrics and Endocrinology University of Wisconsin School of […]

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  • Bone and Inflammation
     

    Bone and Inflammation

    Speaker: Robin Dore, M.D. Inflammation is a common pathophysiologic pathway for many disease states. It has become apparent that inflammation is an important risk factor for bone loss and fracture. This lecture reviews that relationship. Recorded at Northern California Institute for Bone Health, Osteoporosis Update 2015, on June 19, 2015, […]

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  • Chronic Kidney Disease and Osteoporosis
     

    Chronic Kidney Disease and Osteoporosis

    The prevalence of both osteoporosis and chronic kidney disease increase with aging. The frequency with which they both occur in the same individual is high. How to differentiate osteoporosis from chronic kidney disease-mineral and how to treat each bone disorder is the subject of much debate. Dr. Miller, an international […]

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