Bone structure of hand

Known as: bones hand, skeleton hand, Skeleton of hand 
The CARPAL BONES; METACARPAL BONES; and FINGER PHALANGES. In each hand there are eight carpal bones, five metacarpal bones, and 14 phalanges.
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2010
2010
OBJECTIVE Periarticular osteoporosis is one of the earliest radiographic signs of bone damage in rheumatoid arthritis (RA… (More)
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2010
2010
OBJECTIVES A new high-resolution peripheral quantitative CT (HR-pQCT) system allows for in vivo assessment of bone… (More)
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2009
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2009
OBJECTIVE To examine 1-year hand bone loss in early rheumatoid arthritis (RA) as a predictor of radiographic damage at 5-year and… (More)
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2009
2009
OBJECTIVE The effect of adalimumab on hand osteoporosis was examined and related to radiographic joint damage in the three… (More)
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2009
2009
The purpose of the present study was to examine the relationship of handgrip strength with basic anthropometric variables, hand… (More)
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2006
2006
OBJECTIVES (1) To examine the change in regional bone mineral density (BMD), including the hands, and assess its role as a… (More)
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2005
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2005
BACKGROUND Bone damage in rheumatoid arthritis presents as osteoporosis and joint erosions. Prednisolone has been shown to reduce… (More)
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2001
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2001
The long bones of the vertebrate appendicular skeleton arise from initially continuous condensations of mesenchymal cells that… (More)
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1996
1996
Hand bone mineral density (BMD) measurement by dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) has potential as a marker of progression in… (More)
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1994
1994
OBJECTIVES--To develop a method of measuring hand bone mineral content (BMC) by dual energy x ray absorptiometry (DXA); to apply… (More)
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