This conference would be ideal for Orthopaedic Surgeons, Primary Care Physicians, Geriatricians, Hospitalists, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Physical Therapists and those who have an interest in the care of the geriatric fracture patient.


Educational Objectives

Following this conference, participants should be able to:

  • Comprehend challenges and solutions regarding distal radius fractures, hip fractures, and other fragility fractures
  • Describe latest techniques and tools available for fixing fractures in the geriatric patient
  • Define ways that bone health can be determined and fortified in the geriatric orthopaedic trauma patient


The University of Minnesota designates this educational activity for a maximum of 13.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.


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