• SPRI’s Academic Sessions – Considerations in Athletes with Stress Fractures
     

    SPRI’s Academic Sessions – Considerations in Athletes with Stress Fractures

    Speaker: Elliott N. Schwartz, MD.    

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  • New Approaches to Treating Osteoporosis
     

    New Approaches to Treating Osteoporosis

    Speaker: Michael McClung, MD. Michael McClung, MD, gives us an update on new and expected drug therapies that are nearing the end of their clinical development. Dr. McClung also reviews current agents on the market for osteoporosis treatment. New Approaches to Treating Osteoporosis PDF Recorded at Northern California Institute for […]

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  • How Long to Treat
     

    How Long to Treat

    Speaker: E. Michael Lewiecki, MD. E. Michael Lewiecki, MD addresses a major issue in clinical practice today. Dr. Lewiecki elaborates on when to start, continue, or stop treatment based on measuring the risks versus benefits, as well as considering drug holidays. How Long to Treat PDF Recorded at Northern California […]

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  • Sarcopenia
     

    Sarcopenia

    Speaker: Neil Binkley, MD. Neil Binkley, MD shares his lecture on sarcopenia. This lecture provides a new view to fracture risk in the elderly. “Our disease is not osteoporosis, our disease is fracture, and osteoporosis is apart of that”. Sarcopenia PDF Recorded at Northern California Institute for Bone Health, Osteoporosis […]

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  • 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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