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… (More)
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2008
2008
Low radiation dose imaging of the lateral spine acquired with a bone densitometer for vertebral fracture assessment (VFA) has… (More)
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2007
2007
UNLABELLED Among a cohort of elderly women, abdominal aortic calcification scored on baseline lateral spine densitometric images… (More)
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2004
2004
Bone densitometry reports a measure of fracture risk in comparison with young adults (T-scores) and age-matched peers (Z-scores… (More)
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2003
2003
The new dual X-ray and laser technology (DXL) gives a more accurate determination of bone mineral density (BMD) than ordinary… (More)
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2002
2002
We investigated the age-related bone mineral density (BMD), accumulated bone loss rate (ABLR) and the prevalence of osteoporosis… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Enhancement of bone mineral acquisition during growth may be a useful preventive strategy against osteoporosis. The aim of this… (More)
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1996
1996
In a longitudinal study, we analyzed the speed of sound (SOS) and broadband ultrasound attenuation (BUA) of the os calcis as an… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
The velocity (SOS), attenuation slope (BUA) and stiffness index in the os calcis were measured using the ‘Achilles’ ultrasound… (More)
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1993
1993
A new ultrasound bone densitometer has been developed that measures ultrasonic properties of the os calcis, namely, the speed of… (More)
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
We tested a dual-energy bone densitometer (LUNAR DPX) that uses a stable x-ray generator and a K-edge filter to achieve the two… (More)
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