Endocrinology Bone & Mineral Clinic Conference


Date & Location
Occurs weekly every Thursday starting on 7/1/2016 at 12:00 PM   Clinical Building (CL), Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN

Specialties
Endocrinology

Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Describe importance of calcium in bone formation, hormone release, and nerve and brain function. Review main causes of Hypercalcemia including primary hyperparathyroidsm, adrenal gland failure, and/or kidney failure. Identify symptoms including abdominal, kidney, muscular, psychological and skeletal.
  • Review symptoms of giant cell granuloma of jaw
  • Describe traditional surgical intervention of curettage
  • Identify possible alternative non-surgical treatment options.
  • Review common symptoms for Hypervitaminosis D. Describe test of excess calcium including blood and urine. Identify appropriate treatment recommendations to parent/caregiver of young adults with Hypervitaminosis D.
  1. Describe importance of calcium in bone formation, hormone release, and nerve and brain function
  2. Review main causes of Hypercalcemia including primary hyperparathyroidism, adrenal gland failure, and/or kidney failure
  3. Identify symptoms including abdominal, kidney, muscular, psychological, and skeletal

Accreditation
Indiana University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 
The Indiana University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.  Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.