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The book brings together the expertise of a number of leading authors in this area to produce a consensus on the appropriate reporting of methodologies and interpretation of bone density measurements in the context of osteoporosis
The drawbacks of bone density measurements and the whole question of quality control in the interpretation of bone density measurements are extensively reviewed and discussed