Hounsfield unit

Known as: HU, [hnsf'U] 
Term given to the dimensions of the quantifier of x-ray attenuation, CT number.(Dr. Joseph A. Thie)
National Institutes of Health

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2013
2013
STUDY DESIGN Retrospective case-control study. OBJECTIVE To determine the association of Hounsfield unit (HU) measurements with… (More)
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2012
2012
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Little is known about the factors that determine recanalization after intravenous thrombolysis. We… (More)
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2012
2012
PURPOSE We aimed to evaluate whether the Hounsfield unit (HU) value predicts outcome in percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Fatty infiltration of muscle, myosteatosis, increases with age and results in reduced muscle strength and function and increased… (More)
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2009
2009
The availability of cone beam computerized tomography (CBCT) images at the time of treatment has opened possibilities for dose… (More)
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2009
2009
INTRODUCTION Hounsfield unit (HU) determination of urinary stones on noncontrast computed tomography (NCCT) has been shown to… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND The type and architecture of bone are very important factors in the successful implant treatment, and it is manifested… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
The aim of this prospective study was to compare the potential value of 18F fluorocholine (FCH) and 18F fluoride positron… (More)
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2006
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2006
PURPOSE The primary aims of this retrospective study were to: (1) evaluate bone quality in different segments of the edentulous… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
The purpose of this investigation was to validate that in vivo measurement of skeletal muscle attenuation (MA) with computed… (More)
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