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147445 - OM: Maximing Musculoskeletal Health Over Time

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Build your knowledge and understanding of the musculoskeletal health needs of your patients through different life stages with this hour long module. 

Focus areas: Osteoporosis; Rheumatoid Arthritis, Vitamin D and calcium deficiency, antenatal, nutrition, exercise, musculoskeletal, health

Relevance to General Practice

This accredited module explores strategies to optimise prenatal, antenatal, paediatric and adult health, with a practical case study provided by A/Professor Craig Munns, Paediatric Endocrinologist at the Children’s Hospital, Westmead. With expert video commentary from A/Professor Paul Bird, Rheumatologist at UNSW and Director of Optimus Research,on managing arthritis,Professor Kerrie Sanders, Project Director, Australian Institute for Musculoskeletal Scienceand Professor Rebecca Mason, Head of Physiology and Deputy Director of Bosch Institute at the University of Sydney you will learn ways to optimise the musculoskeletal health of adult patients.

Learning outcomes
  • Identify strategies for pregnant women to maximise their musculoskeletal health and the health of their unborn child.
  • Recognise common paediatric skeletal disorders and identify when to refer.
  • Identify patients at risk of osteoporosis and arthritic conditions, and counsel them about non-pharmacological and pharmacological management strategies.
  • Explain the role of exercise and nutrition when optimising health with ageing.
  • List the patient populations at risk of calcium and vitamin D deficiency, test accordingly and r
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    147445 - OM: Maximing Musculoskeletal Health Over Time
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