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Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry

Known as: dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry (DXA) scan, Dual Energy X-ray Absorptiometry, BMD scan 
A technique for scanning bone and measuring bone mineral density (BMD). A DXA scanner produces 2 X-ray beams, each with different energy levels. One… Expand
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
An enduring catalyst built from carbon Splitting water into its constituent elements, hydrogen and oxygen, generally requires the… Expand
Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Obesity is the major risk factor for metabolic syndrome and through it diabetes as well as cardiovascular disease. Visceral fat… Expand
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Two organolead halide perovskite nanocrystals, CH(3)NH(3)PbBr(3) and CH(3)NH(3)PbI(3), were found to efficiently sensitize TiO(2… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
In 2008 the National Center for Health Statistics released a dual energy x-ray absorptiometry (DXA) whole body dataset from the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The International Society for Clinical Densitometry Official Positions on reporting of densitometry results in children represent… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
  • L. Plank
  • Current opinion in clinical nutrition and…
  • 2005
  • Corpus ID: 7974084
Purpose of reviewDual-energy X-ray absorptiometry is now widely adopted for the measurement of the fat, fat-free soft tissue and… Expand
Review
1996
Review
1996
Although dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) is widely used in clinical research as a means of quantifying body composition… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
PURPOSE Tamoxifen is an effective treatment for metastatic and primary breast cancer and is now being evaluated as a… Expand
Review
1993
Review
1993
Medical practice is constantly changing. The rate of change is accelerating, and physicians can be forgiven if they often find it… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Bone mineral density (BMD) and soft-tissue composition of the total body and major subregions were measured with dual-energy x… Expand