Metabolic Bone Disorders (MBBS India)

Metabolic Bone Disorders (MBBS India)

by Carlo Raj, MD, Michael Lazarus, MD
Metabolic bone disorders encompass all ailments having to do with poor mineralization of the skeleton, be it due to hormonal or nutritional factors. A competent physician plays a key role in the timely detection of metabolic bone diseases to ensure a reduction of overall complications and enhance outcomes. In this course, the student will be given a tour of commonly encountered metabolic bone disorders. For optimal comprehension, the student needs to be familiarized with the anatomy and physiology of the locomotor system, specially with calcium and phosphate homeostasis.

Course Details

  • Videos 34
  • Duration 2:23 h
  • Quiz questions 92
  • Concept Pages 20


Your Educators of course Metabolic Bone Disorders (MBBS India)

 Carlo Raj, MD

Carlo Raj, MD

Dr. Carlo Raj is a Physician and Lecturer at Becker’s Healthcare, in Illinois, USA, and the CEO and founder of Indus Intellect Virtual MedEd, a medical education consulting company.
He obtained his MD from Medical University of the Americas (MUA) and is an international lecturer and public speaker.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Raj teaches courses on Pathology.

 Michael Lazarus, MD

Michael Lazarus, MD

Dr. Michael Lazarus is a Professor of Clinical Medicine at the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).
He obtained his MD from the University of the Witwatersrand School of Health Sciences, South Africa, and trained at the Washington University School of Medicine. In 2003, he joined the faculty at UCLA and currently serves as the Medical Director of the UCLA Hospitalist Section.
He has won various teaching awards, such as the Serge & Yvette Dadone Clinical Teaching Award, and was featured in the Los Angeles Magazine's Top Doctors Guide in 2021.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Lazarus teaches courses on Endocrinology.

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By Bridget N. on 28. January 2024 for Osteomalacia with Case

Great content. Super easy to follow, to the point and reminds me of lab values/ rationales.

By S C. on 14. August 2021 for Hypercalcemia: Types and Management

so grateful for such a good lecture on a difficult topic. Very clear summary and helpful hints. Good summary.

Great talk
By MARGARIDA T. on 20. March 2021 for Osteoporosis: Risk Factors

Very concise and clear. I like the style of presentation

By Cerys C. on 25. January 2021 for Hypercalcemia and Review of Calcium Homeostasis

All the important stuff covered without going too in-depth and overcomplicating it.