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DEXADual Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (bone scan test)
DEXADatabase and Expert Systems Applications
DEXADatabase and Expert System Applications (Conference)
DEXADoDIIS Executive Agent
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DEXA scan was done using GE prodigy pro DEXA machine.
Sendo assim, diante da possivel relacao da composicao corporal com a piora da sintomatologia e na qualidade de vida dessa populacao, o presente estudo objetivou comparar os resultados da avaliacao da composicao corporal pelos metodos antropometricos convencionais, bioimpedancia e DEXA aplicados em mulheres portadoras da Sindrome de Fibromialgia.
Por tudo isso, e considerando o algoritmo proposto pelo EWGSOP, os custos e a praticidade das avaliacoes disponiveis, o presente estudo tem como objetivo identificar a concordancia entre distintas formas de avaliacoes de massa muscular, a partir de dados de BIA e DEXA disponiveis na literatura.
50 consecutive outpatient department were selected having symptoms of generalized aches and pains and diagnosed to have primary osteoporosis by DEXA scan T score of more than-2.5.
The aim of our study was to estimate the utility and accuracy of ASFMs in estimating LBM in patients on hemodialysis using DEXA scan as a gold standard in assessing LBM.
At the time, DEXA devices were expensive and few clinics had them.
The patients were registered, prepared and evaluated on an outpatient basis and they were advised at the time of appointment that on the day of DEXA assessment, they should eat normally, stop taking any calcium supplements at least 24 hours prior to DEXA test, to come in loose and comfortable dress, and to avoid garments having zippers, belts or buttons made of metal.
On the basis of product the DEXA equipment market is segmented into 2 product type central DEXA equipments and peripheral DEXA equipments.
Dual energy X-ray absorptiometry (DEXA) is the gold standard for the assessment of bone mineral density.
An alternative method to be set as a gold standard method is Dualenergy X-ray absorptiometry (DEXA).
Anamnesis, a detailed clinical examination with the distinction between high and low risk factors as well as the quantitative ultrasound (QUS) make it possible to recognize the persons at an increased risk for osteoporosis and to refer them to the bone mineral density measurement (BMD) with double exposition with x-rays by dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry (DEXA) method.
Dexa Health has over 40 years' experience in the healthcare sector and offers a weight-loss service using state of the art technology.