Behind Bone Imaging (Part 1)

Ever wondered how researchers find out detailed information about bone and surrounding tissue? If so, check out (by clicking) Part 1 of our series looking into some of the devices used in bone health research!

A note on repeat bone density testing

A new study published in The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) looks at the usefulness of bone mineral density (BMD) testing and a repeated BMD test. BMD testing is done to help predict a person's risk of future osteoporotic fractures. A good overview of the study can be found here. The study authors conclude that "a second … Continue reading A note on repeat bone density testing