Pre-symposium workshops program
 

Time

Program

 

Basics of dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry (DXA) Interpretation

1.30 to 2pm

Registration

2pm to 3pm

Session 1

  • 2pm to 2.30pm

  • 2.30pm to 3pm
  • Talk: Use of DXA/BMD to diagnose osteoporosis
    Dr. Nabeel Abdulla
  • Workshop (Cat 3): Cases of DXA for the diagnosis of osteoporosis

3 pm to 4pm

Session 2

  • 3pm to 3.30pm

  • 3.30pm to 4pm
  • Talk: Principles of DXA interpretation and monitoring
    Dr. Omar Alsaed
  • Workshop (Cat 3): Cases of DXA for interpretation and monitoring

4pm to 4.20pm

Coffee Break 

4.20pm to 5.20pm

Session 3

  • 4pm to 4.30pm 
  • 4.30pm to 5pm 
  • Talk: Assessing fracture risk - Dr. Ibrahim Abdulmomen 
  • Workshop (Cat 3): Cases of DXA for calculating FRAX score