Densitometry

Known as: Densitometries, densitometric scan, densitometric scanning 
The measurement of the density of a material by measuring the amount of light or radiation passing through (or absorbed by) the material.
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
Exercise has shown little success in mitigating bone loss from long-duration spaceflight. The first crews of the International… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Although Western blots are frequently quantified, densitometry is not documented and appears to be based merely on traditions and… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Assessment of emphysema-modifying therapy is difficult, but newer outcome measures offer advantages over traditional methods. The… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
CONTEXT Large segments of the population at risk for osteoporosis and fracture have not been evaluated, and the usefulness of… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Four quantitative reverse transcription-PCR (RT-PCR) methods were compared to evaluate the time course of mRNA formation and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
PURPOSE To compare subjective visual grading of pulmonary emphysema with macroscopic morphometry and computed tomographic (CT… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Quantitative ultrasound of bone is a new radiation-free technique that measures bone mass and may assess bone quality… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
New equations have been developed to predict body fat (percent BF) calculated from body density measured by underwater weighing… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Assessment of precision errors in bone mineral densitometry is important for characterization of a technique's ability to detect… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Bone densitometry using dual-photon absorptiometry (DPA) or dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry (DXA) has become a standard method… (More)
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