Sarcopenia: Treatment and Prevention Strategies

This continuing medical education course reviews the impact of sarcopenia on the aging population, its pathophysiology, and prevention and treatment strategies.

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education course, healthcare professionals should be better able to:

  1. Discuss the prevalence and health consequences of age-related sarcopenia.
  2. Explain the underlying mechanisms in the development of sarcopenia.
  3. State current dietary and exercise recommendations for the prevention and treatment of sarcopenia.
  4. Discuss pharmaceutical treatments that are being researched to treat sarcopenia.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
Course opens: 
07/06/2020
Course expires: 
07/05/2023
Cost:
$25.00
Rating: 
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FACULTY
Sharon Collison, MS, RD, LDN, CSSD
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PLANNERS
Jack Graham, Director, Continuing Education
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Leslie Cimei, Associate Director, Continuing Education
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Mary Larijani, MD
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Great Valley Publishing is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Great Valley Publishing designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit (s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Price

Cost:
$25.00
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