radiogrammetry

radiogrammetry

The measurement of a morphologic parameter (e.g., bone thickness) using conventional radiography.
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Comparison of dual X-ray absorptiometry (DEXA), digital X-ray radiogrammetry (DXR), and conventional radiographs in the evaluation of osteoporosis and bone erosions in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
(10.) Boonen S, Nijs J, Borghs H, Peeters H, Vanderschueren D, Luyten FP Identifying postmenopausal women with osteoporosis by calcaneal ultrasound, metacarpal digital X-ray radiogrammetry and phalangeal radiographic absorptiometry: a comparative study.
The image is then electronically sent for analysis with Sectra's patented technology, Digital X-ray Radiogrammetry (DXR).
Sectra's online service performs bone-density analysis using the patented technology Digital X-ray Radiogrammetry (DXR).
COPENHAGEN -- MRI, ultrasound, and digital x-ray radiogrammetry may all have a role in identifying which patients with early, nonerosive rheumatoid arthritis will later develop erosive disease, based on results from a pilot study with 27 patients.
Considering invasive, ionizing, and non-ionizing techniques, they discuss such topics as microscopy and related techniques, radiogrammetry, and quantitative ultrasound.
He and associates used digital x-ray radiogrammetry to evaluate the changes in cortical bone thickness among 40 postmenopausal women with osteoporosis, 28 of whom received 20 [mu]g or 40 [mu]g of teriparatide daily for 1 year.
Table 1 Measurement Sites and Techniques Used For Bone Mass Determination Site Technique Metacarpals Radiogrammetry,(*) SPA, photodensitometry Radius, ulna SPA,(*) QCT, Compton radiogrammetry Humerus QCT Tibia SPA, QCT Distal femur SPA, CT Proximal femur DPA,(*) DXA,(*) QCT Calcaneus SPA,(*) QCT, Compton radiogrammetry Axial skeleton--spine DPA,(*) DXA(*), QCT,(*) NAA, Compton radiogrammetry Whole body DPA, NAA (*) indicates routinely available techniques.
Identifying postmenopausal women with osteoporosis by calacaneal ultrasound, metacarpal digital X-ray radiogrammetry and phalangeal radiographicabsorptiometry: a comparative study.