Ultrasound of the skeleton: review of its clinical applications and pitfalls.

@article{Danese2001UltrasoundOT,
  title={Ultrasound of the skeleton: review of its clinical applications and pitfalls.},
  author={R D Danese and Angelo A. Licata},
  journal={Current rheumatology reports},
  year={2001},
  volume={3 3},
  pages={245-8}
}
Quantitative ultrasound (QUS) is receiving considerable attention in the assessment of osteoporosis because of its ease of use, lack of radiation exposure, region of interest, and relatively low costs. These features have made the technique appealing for screening adult and pediatric patients. This article discusses some of the clinical applications, limitations, and strengths of QUS. 

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