Episode 3: 2020 Postmenopausal Osteoporosis Guidelines

In this podcast, Dr. Steven Petak, director of the division of endocrinology at Houston Methodist Hospital and associate clinical professor at Weill Cornell Medical College, interviews Dr. Pauline Camacho, professor of medicine and director of the Loyola University Osteoporosis and Metabolic Bone Disease Center, and Dr. Nelson Watts, director of osteoporosis and bone health services for Mercy Health in Cincinnati, Ohio. Dr. Petak and Dr. Camacho served as Co-Chairs of the 2020 AACE Postmenopausal Osteoporosis Guidelines, and Dr. Watts served as an author. Their discussion focuses on diagnosis of osteoporosis under the new AACE guidelines, lifestyle recommendations, and which therapy options are most appropriate based on fracture risk, as well as other key updates from the 2020 guidelines.