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Dual X-ray absorptiometry of the proximal femur: normal European values standardized with the European Spine Phantom.

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Measurements of the proximal femur by dual X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) are assuming increasing importance in clinical and epidemiological studies. However, different DXA manufacturers have adopted varying approaches to measuring the femoral neck and trochanter regions with the result that there is as yet no agreement on normal ranges and how to cross-calibrate between different machines. In this Concerted Action (of the EU's 2nd Framework Programme), 12 clinical centers in eight countries recr...

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10.1002/jbmr.5650100220

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
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Journal:
Journal of bone and mineral research : the official journal of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research
Volume:
10
Issue:
2
Pages:
315-324
Publication date:
1995-02-05
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EISSN:
1523-4681
ISSN:
0884-0431
URN:
uuid:126d6467-2101-4af3-84be-adb6507a4e36
Source identifiers:
473600
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pubs:473600

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