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Osteoporotic Vertebral Fracture Prevalence in Elderly Chinese Men and Women: A Comparison of Endplate/Cortex Fracture-Based and Morphometrical Deformity-Based Methods.
  • M. Deng, X. J. Zeng, +6 authors Yì Xiáng J Wáng
  • Medicine
  • Journal of clinical densitometry : the official…
  • 2 December 2017
This study aims to evaluate endplate/cortex fracture (ECF)-based method for detecting osteoporotic vertebral fracture (VF) in elderly Chinese population (age ≥ 65 years). The radiographs of 1954Expand
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MR T1ρ as an imaging biomarker for monitoring liver injury progression and regression: an experimental study in rats with carbon tetrachloride intoxication
ObjectivesRecently it was shown that the magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) T1ρ value increased with the severity of liver fibrosis in rats with bile duct ligation. Using a rat carbon tetrachlorideExpand
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Liver T1ρ MRI measurement in healthy human subjects at 3 T: a preliminary study with a two-dimensional fast-field echo sequence.
OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to explore the technical feasibility of T(1)ρ MRI for the liver, and to determine the normal range of liver T(1)ρ in healthy subjects at clinical 3 T. METHODSExpand
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A Combined Use of Intravoxel Incoherent Motion MRI Parameters Can Differentiate Early-Stage Hepatitis-b Fibrotic Livers from Healthy Livers
This study investigated a combined use of intravoxel incoherent motion (IVIM) parameters, Dslow (D), PF (f), and Dfast (D*), for liver fibrosis evaluation. Sixteen healthy volunteers (F0) and 33Expand
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Morphological Changes of Lumbar Vertebral Bodies and Intervertebral Discs Associated With Decrease in Bone Mineral Density of the Spine: A Cross-sectional Study in Elderly Subjects
Study Design. Cross-sectional study. Objective. To investigate changes in the morphology of the lumbar vertebrae and intervertebral discs associated with osteoporosis of the spine in elderlyExpand
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Lumbar degenerative spondylolisthesis epidemiology: A systematic review with a focus on gender-specific and age-specific prevalence
Summary The epidemiology of lumbar degenerative spondylolisthesis (DS) remains controversial. We performed a systematic review with the aim of gaining a better understanding of the prevalence of DSExpand
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Total gadolinium tissue deposition and skin structural findings following the administration of structurally different gadolinium chelates in healthy and ovariectomized female rats.
OBJECTIVE To assess the retention of gadolinium (Gd) in skin, liver, and bone following gadodiamide or gadoteric acid administration. METHODS Gd was measured in skin, liver and femur bone in femaleExpand
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Identifying osteoporotic vertebral endplate and cortex fractures.
Osteoporosis is the most common metabolic bone disease, and vertebral fractures (VFs) are the most common osteoporotic fracture. A single atraumatic VF may lead to the diagnosis of osteoporosis.Expand
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Effect of ovariectomy on contrast agent diffusion into lumbar intervertebral disc: a dynamic contrast-enhanced MRI study in female rats.
PURPOSE The purpose was to study the effect of estrogen deficiency on contrast agent diffusion into intervertebral disc in a rat model. MATERIALS AND METHODS Seven-month-old female Sprague-DawleyExpand
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Osteoporotic vertebral deformity with endplate/cortex fracture is associated with higher further vertebral fracture risk: the Ms. OS (Hong Kong) study results
SummaryCompared with vertebrae without deformity, vertebrae with mild/moderate deformity have a higher risk of endplate or/and cortex fracture (ecf). Compared with subjects without ecf, subjects withExpand
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