Expanding Role of DXA in Patient Health and Human Performance


Presented by John Shepherd, PhD, CCD, this webinar awards 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ for physicians and 1 Category A CE Credits for technologists. Dr. Shepherd will list the clinical indications for ordering a DXA examination, including assessment of bone mineral density, fracture risk, sarcopenia, and lipodystrophy. He will discuss the role of DXA in the evaluation of body composition, including measurement of bone, muscle, and fat mass. He will review how to utilize DXA for patients who desire analytical information on their own body composition to improve or enhance their health and physical performance.

Available in English, French & Spanish

Provided by ICPME