Vitamin D Deficiency


November 10th, 2017 - November 10th, 2020
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours
1.00 MOC Points

Description

Today on MedNet21, we're going to discuss Vitamin D Deficiency.

The learner should be able to understand Vitamin D physiology, its effects on the body and the risks and benefits of optimal treatment of Vitamin D deficiency.

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Dates and Times

End Date: 11/10/2020

Objectives

As a result of this educational activity, webcast participants will be able to: UNDERSTAND the effects of Vitamin D on the skeletal and nonskeletal systems; and UNDERSTAND testing guidelines and treatment recommendations for Vitamin D replacement.

You’ll also learn about the following:

  • Rickets
  • Common signs and symptoms of vitamin D deficiency in economically developed countries
  • When to do vitamin D testing Vitamin D toxicity
  • Sunscreens and the amount of sun necessary to make endogenous vitamin D

Webcasts Files

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Disclosure Information for Planning Committee Members and Speakers

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Speakers

  • Dr. Deborah Gordish, MD
    • Vitamin D Deficiency

Accreditation

The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians

The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University designates this webcasts for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Maintenance of Certification

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.00 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.