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DENSITOMETER, BONE

Known as: bone densitometer, bone densitometers 
A bone densitometer is a device intended for medical purposes to measure bone density and mineral content by X-ray or gamma ray transmission… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Previous studies comparing low-carbohydrate and low-fat diets have not included a comprehensive behavioral treatment… Expand
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Aim:  The aim of this study is to compare total weight, % body fat (% BF), fat mass (FM) and fat‐free mass (FFM) measured by… Expand
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Among a cohort of elderly women, abdominal aortic calcification scored on baseline lateral spine densitometric images intended… Expand
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Low radiation dose imaging of the lateral spine acquired with a bone densitometer for vertebral fracture assessment (VFA) has… Expand
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
SummaryWe tested a dual-energy bone densitometer (LUNAR DPX) that uses a stable x-ray generator and a K-edge filter to achieve… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Abstract This paper presents a standardized series of replicable and comparable density assays, based on the technique of photon… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Enhancement of bone mineral acquisition during growth may be a useful preventive strategy against osteoporosis. The aim of this… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
  • S. Vatnitsky
  • Applied radiation and isotopes : including data…
  • 1997
  • Corpus ID: 21148164
Depth doses and lateral profiles for proton beams with energies of 100-250 MeV were measured with a high-sensitivity GafChromic… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
It is considered that skeletal mass in humans may respond to loading or the number of loading cycles. The aim of this study was… Expand
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Measurements of bone mineral density (BMD) by four 153Gd and two x‐ray bone densitometers were compared utilizing spine phantoms… Expand