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Lisa and her family are hoping to raise awareness of brittle bone disease and hope that the DEXA scan will be more readily given to children who come in with similar injuries.
Subject-specific inertial parameters (segment mass, segment center of mass location, and moment of inertia) were determined from a whole body DEXA scan (Hologic QDR-1500).
Dr Nick Summerton, head of the Department of Public Health and Primary Care at the University of Hull, who led the research, said: 'It is sensible to confirm diagnosis with a Dexa scan before prescribing treatment, but the issue as identified by the research is that often patients can wait up to 12 months before receiving a Dexa scan.
He recommended that all patients with a history of osteoporosis or in whom there is a suspicion of the disease should be given a bone DEXA scan as part of the preoperative evaluation.
First, you should have a DEXA Scan to make sure you do not have osteoporosis, as well as a complete evaluation to rule out Female Athlete Triad.
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All players will have a DEXA scan to measure their body fat and Lancaster will sit down with every one of his 50 players and tell them what they need to do to make his final 31-man squad.
A DEXA scan can pose risks and be a waste of money.
The availability of senior consultant gynaecoloA[degrees]gists and full time radiologist with facilities for mammogram and DEXA Scan (Bone Density Scans) makes it a popular choice for women of all ages.
As part of the programme, RAK Hospital provided complimentary consultation with Ortho Specialist and DEXA scan at a nominal fee.