Tuesday • December 10, 2013
7:00 pm EASTERN / 6:00 pm CENTRAL / 5:00 pm MOUNTAIN / 4:00 pm PACIFIC
- Discuss the potential relationship between long-term bisphosphonate (BP) therapy and atypical femoral fracture (AFF)
- Recognize the radiographic features that distinguish AFFs from ordinary osteoporotic femoral fracture
- Use appropriate imaging techniques, including the use of plain film, dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry (DXA) and CT, for identifying early radiographic signs of AFF.
Accreditation & Credit
Credit CANNOT be granted for group viewing. To receive credit, EACH attendee must sign in on a separate computer.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) and the International Center for Postgraduate Medical Education (ICPME). PIM is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This program has been approved by the American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) for 1.0 hour of ARRT Category A continuing education credit.
This program is offered by ICPME through WebEx webinar service.
- Click ENROLL NOW and follow the registration instructions to register with ICPME.
- You will receive an email from ICPME confirming your registration.
- At the end of the registration process, click on ACCESS WEBINAR to enroll with WebEx and complete the pre-course evaluation.
- Detailed log-in instructions will be sent to you via e-mail the day of the webinar.
There are no fees to participate in this activity. Each participant will need a computer with internet access. Credit cannot be granted for group viewing.