Osteoporosis Resources for Primary Care
This osteoporosis resource is a joint initiative of the Royal College of General Practitioners and the National Osteoporosis Society. Its aim is to equip GPs, practice nurses and other members of the practice team with relevant information about osteoporosis in light of its inclusion in the Quality and Outcomes Framework.
Primary Care Resources
This guide aims to support GPs, practice nurses and other members of the practice team in the identification, assessment and management of osteoporosis in primary care.
This e-learning course will test users on the diagnosis, treatment and management of patients with osteoporosis specifically in Primary Care. This course is FREE and is accredited by the Royal College of General Practitioners. Two CPD credits are available upon successful completion of the assessment.
The information within the ORPC has been written by GPs with a specialist interest in osteoporosis:
Jonathan Bayly Visiting Fellow at the University of Derby
Pam Brown Dr Pam Brown is an Edinburgh graduate
Wendy Carr Wendy Carr graduated in Medicine in Aberdeen
Alun Cooper Alun Cooper is a full time GP in Crawley
Graham Davenport RCGP Clinical Champion for Osteoporosis
Sally Hope Dr Sally Hope has been a GP Principal in Oxfordshire
Tom Margham Tom Margham is a GP based in East London
Paul Mitchell Managing Director of Synthesis Medical