{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} A Pilot Study to Identify Modifiable and Nonmodifiable Variables Associated With Osteopenia and Osteoporosis in Men

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This article has been approved by the Orthopaedic Nurses Certification Board for Category A credit toward recertification as an ONC.

Purpose of Activity

To provide information on variables associated with osteopenia and osteoporosis in men.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Recognize the physiology of bone formation, the pathology of bone resorption, and the disparity in bone mineral densities (BMDs) between women and men.
  2. Identify the relationship of modifiable and non-modifiable variables on osteopenia and osteoporosis in men.
Price: $20.00


  • ANCC 2.0 CH
  • DC - BON 2.0 CH
  • FL - BON 2.0 CH
  • GA - BON 2.0 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, #50-1223, Florida Board of Nursing, #50-1223, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Test Code: ON0915E
Published: Sep/Oct
Expires: 9/3/2021
Collections: Men's Health
Required Passing Score: 12/16 (75%)
Authors: Tracy Fasolino, PhD, FNP; Theresa Whitright, MSN, FNP, RN
Specialties: Orthopaedics, Research