Osteoporosis Canada

BONE MATTERS: FRACTURE RISK ASSESSMENT: FROM BASICS TO BAFFLIN

Original Air Date : June 5, 2019

In this presentation Dr. Leslie covers:

  • What is fracture risk assessment?
  • How has the focus on fracture risk assessment improved patient care?
  • What are the consequences of fracture?
  • What is the care gap?
  • Who requires medication?

PRESENTERS

Dr. Bill Leslie

Dr. Bill Leslie

MD, MSc, FRCPC
Dr. Bill Leslie is Professor of Medicine and Radiology at the University of Manitoba with over 350 peer-reviewed publications. His research interests are in fracture risk assessment, osteoporosis testing and other nuclear diagnostic techniques. Bill is chair of the “2020 Clinical Practice Guidelines in Osteoporosis” which are currently in development and is also the Director of the Manitoba Bone Density Program, and Co-Director of the Winnipeg PET Imaging Centre.

STAY INFORMED

Get Osteoporosis updates, news and stories. We also inform you of upcoming events and live webinars, don’t miss out, join today!

OC REPLAY WEBINARS – RECENT ITEMS

Grilled Beef and Halloumi Skewers

Professional Home Economist Emily Richards demonstrates a great summertime meal. The featured recipe takes advantage of all the local produce available and uses thick-cut grilling steak like top sirloin or strip loin steak which goes further when cut into cubes for kabob skewers. The addition of Halloumi (a grilling che…

Yoga and Osteoporosis: Suggestions for Safe and Appropriate Practice

Garlic Rapini Pizza Bianca

Did you know you can use Greek yogurt in everyday cooking? Oikos® Greek Yogurt has calcium and protein and is delicious to eat on its own but can also be used in recipes. This cooking demo features the recipe for Garlic Rapini Pizza Bianca where Emily Richards, PHEc shows you how to use Oikos® Greek Yogurt in new way…
© Osteoporosis Canada, 2021
Charitable Registration No. 89551 0931 RR 0001