2013

Bone Densitometry for Technologists

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-3624-9 (Print) 978-1-4614-3625-6 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxiii

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    Pages 1-26

    An Introduction to Conventions in Densitometry

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    Pages 27-62

    Densitometry Techniques

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    Pages 63-96

    Skeletal Anatomy in Densitometry

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    Pages 97-118

    Performing a DXA PA Lumbar Spine, Proximal Femur, or Forearm DXA Study

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    Pages 119-135

    Radiation Safety in X-Ray Densitometry

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    Pages 137-162

    Quality Control Procedures

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    Pages 163-182

    The Importance of Precision

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    Pages 183-205

    Using Absolute Risk to Predict Fracture Risk in Clinical Practice

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    Pages 207-239

    An Overview of Osteoporosis

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    Pages 241-263

    Interpretation of Bone Densitometry Data

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    Pages 265-293

    Less Than Perfect Scan Images

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    Pages 295-312

    Pediatric Densitometry

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    Pages 313-340

    VFA Imaging, Femoral Morphometry, and Hip Structural Analysis

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    Pages 341-361

    Body Composition Analysis

  16. Back Matter

    Pages 363-421