Non-Invasive Measurements of Bone Mass & Their Clinical Application: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Non-Invasive Measurements of Bone Mass & Their Clinical Application

1st Edition

Edited by Stanton H. Cohn

CRC Press

230 pages

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Description

First Published in 1981, this book offers a full, comprehensive guide to measuring bone mass. Carefully compiled and filled with a vast repertoire of notes, diagrams, and references this book serves as a useful reference for students of osteology, and other practitioners in their respective fields.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction. 2. Radiogrammetry. 3. Radiograohic Absorptiometry (Photodensitometry). 4. Photon Absorptiometry. 5. Compton Scattering Methods. 6. Computed Tomography. 7. Partial Body Neutron Activation – Hand. 8. Partial Body Neutron Activation – Truncal. 9. Total Body Neutron Activation. 10. Retrospect and Prospects. Index.

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Stanton H. Cohn

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MED000000
MEDICAL / General
MED065000
MEDICAL / Orthopedics
MED085000
MEDICAL / Surgery / General