Document Type

Presentation

Publication Date

March 2007

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About the Presenter:

Anthony J. Bazzan, MD, is board-certified in Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine. He is on the faculty and staff of Thomas Jefferson University and Hospital, and he is a lead physician at the Jefferson-Myrna Brind Center of Integrative Medicine, where he co-directs the Program for Hormonal Balance. Dr. Bazzan is a national expert on the use of integrative and hormonal therapies for the treatment of menopause, andropause, and osteoporosis.

This lecture was delivered as part of the Jefferson-Myrna Brind Center of Integrative Medicine's Grand Rounds series on March 9, 2007. Copyright 2007 by Anthony J. Bazzan, MD.

Abstract

Overall Goals and Objectives:

1) Review pathophysiology and diagnostic criteria for osteoporosis
2) Learn conventional and complementary treatment options for osteoporosis
3) Discuss recent data on integrative medicine treatment outcomes for osteoporosis

The streaming video presentation is in QuickTime format, and lasts approximately 1 hour.