2014

A DXA Primer for the Practicing Clinician

A Case-Based Manual for Understanding and Interpreting Bone Densitometry

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ISBN: 978-1-4419-1374-6 (Print) 978-1-4419-1375-3 (Online)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xix

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    Pages 1-4

    Introduction – How does one go from bone mineral density measurements to a diagnosis of osteoporosis

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    Pages 5-13

    What Is Osteoporosis?

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    Pages 15-34

    What Happens After I Order a DXA?

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    Pages 35-41

    What Is FRAX®?

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    Pages 43-53

    The DXA Report: What Every Referring Clinician Needs to Know

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    Pages 55-68

    Technological Errors in DXA Scanning: Common Errors in Diagnosing and Monitoring

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    Pages 69-82

    Monitoring Treatment Efficacy: DXA Pearls and Pitfalls

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    Pages 83-95

    Special Considerations in Common GI Diseases, Obesity, and Following Bariatric Surgery

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    Pages 97-124

    UFOs: Unexpected Foreign Objects

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    Pages 125-150

    Challenging Cases

  12. Back Matter

    Pages 151-167