Radiology of Osteoporosis

This second edition of Radiology of Osteoporosis has been fully updated so as to represent the current state of the art. It provides a comprehensive overview of osteoporosis, the pathologic conditions that give rise to osteoporosis, and the complications that are frequently encountered. After initia...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Grampp, Stephan.
Format: Electronic
Language: English
Published: Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2008.
Edition: 2nd Revised Edition.
Series: Medical Radiology, Diagnostic Imaging,
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Table of Contents:
  • to Bone Development, Remodelling and Repair
  • Pathophysiology and Aging of Bone
  • Pathophysiology of Rheumatoid Arthritis and Other Disorders
  • Therapeutic Approaches and Mechanisms of Drug Action
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Radiology of Osteoporosis
  • Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry
  • Vertebral Morphometry
  • Spinal Quantitative Computed Tomography
  • pQCT: Peripheral Quantitative Computed Tomography
  • Quantitative Ultrasound
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Structure Analysis Using High-Resolution Imaging Techniques
  • Densitometry in Clinical Practice
  • Practical Cases.