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Osteoporosis and Bone Densitometry Measurements [electronic book]

Giuseppe Guglielmi, editors ; foreword by Maximilian F. Reiser
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
Berlin ; New York : Springer, c2013.
Language
English
Series
Medical radiology
Medical radiology (Series)
ISBN
9783642278846 (electronic bk.), 3642278841 (electronic bk.), 9783642278839
Contents
  • Epidemiology of osteoporosis and fragility fractures
  • Therapy of osteoporosis
  • Radiography in osteoporosis
  • Imaging of insufficiency fractures
  • identification of vertebral fractures
  • Benign and malignant vertebral fractures
  • Bone marrow changes in osteoporosis
  • The use of FRAX in DXA interpretation
  • Dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry
  • Axial and peripheral QCT
  • Quantitative ultrasound and fracture risk assessment
  • High-resolution imaging
  • Vertebroplasty and kyphoblasty
  • Radiation protection and quality assurance in bone densitometry
Description
x, 198 p. : ills., tabs., figs., (some col.) ; digital.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Series Statement
Medical radiology, 0942-5373
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