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SYMPOSIUM to be held in conjunction with the IOF World Congress on Osteoporosis

Making Diagnosis and Treatment More Affordable in Latin America and Worldwide

May 14, 2004 /14 de maio de 2004 – Sexta-feira

Time/Horário: 13:00 – 15:30

Chairman: Rubem Lederman (Brazil)
Co-chairman: Manuel Dias Curriel (Spain)

13:05 – 13:30 Can developing countries afford to prevent fractures?
Marcos B. Ferraz (Brazil)

13:30 – 13:45 Risks and costs of osteoporosis world-wide
C. Cooper (United Kingdom)

13:45 – 14:00 Affordable assessments of risk (tx thresholds)
John Kanis (United Kingdom)

14:00 – 14:15 Affordable treatments?
Steve Cummings (USA)

Diagnosis and management of osteoporosis in Latin America

14:15 – 14:25 Osteoporosis in Mexico – Juan Tamayo

14:25 – 14:35 Osteoporosis in Cuba – Gil Reyes

14:35 – 14:45 Osteoporosis in Argentina – Helena Salerni

14:45 – 14:55 Osteoporosis in Brazil – João Francisco Marques Neto

14:55 – 15:05 Osteoporosis in Uruguay – Jayme Hernandez

14:05 – 15:20 Free Panel with the participation of other Latin American Societies

15:20 – 15:30 Summary/Conclusion (Discussion)

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