Osteoporosis and Bone Densitometry Measurements

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ISBN: 978-3-642-27883-9 (Print) 978-3-642-27884-6 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

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    Pages 1-4

    Epidemiology of Osteoporosis and Fragility Fractures

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    Pages 5-13

    Therapy of Osteoporosis

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    Pages 15-30

    Radiography in Osteoporosis

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    Pages 31-40

    Imaging of Insufficiency Fractures

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    Pages 41-55

    Identification of Vertebral Fractures

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    Pages 57-68

    Benign and Malignant Vertebral Fractures

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    Pages 69-85

    Bone Marrow Changes in Osteoporosis

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    Pages 87-100

    The Use of FRAX® in DXA Interpretation

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    Pages 101-122

    Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry

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    Pages 123-134

    Axial and Peripheral QCT

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    Pages 135-148

    Quantitative Ultrasound and Fracture Risk Assessment

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    Pages 149-159

    High-Resolution Imaging

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    Pages 161-178

    Vertebroplasty and Kyphoplasty

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    Pages 179-195

    Radiation Protection and Quality Assurance in Bone Densitometry

  16. Back Matter

    Pages 197-198