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Title: Bone Densitometry
Url: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/tutorials/bonedensitometry/htm/ind...
Creator: Patient Education Institute
Publisher: Health Education Assets Library
Description: This patient education program explains bone densitometry and its importance in treating and preventing osteoporosis. This is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute. NOTE: The tutorial requires a special Flash plug-in, version 4 or above. If you do not have Flash, you will be prompted to obtain a free download of the software before you start the tutorial. You will also need an Acrobat Reader, available as a free download, in order to view the Reference Summary.
LC Classification: Medicine -- Internal medicine -- Specialties of internal medicine -- Diseases of the musculoskeletal system -- Diseases of bones and joints -- Diseases of bones -- Individual diseases, A-Z -- Osteoporosis
Science -- Human anatomy -- Skeleton. Osteology
Science -- Physiology -- Physiology of the tissues (General) -- Bone
GEM Subject: Science
Science -- Biology
Vocational Education
Health -- Body systems and senses
Vocational Education -- Allied health occupations
Key Concept: Health -- Bones
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Date Issued: 2003
Resource Type: Charts and Diagrams
Instructional Materials
MovingImage (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Science Materials
Sound (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Format: flash
Audience: College/University Instructors
General Public
Higher Education
Secondary Education
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Rights: Patient Education Institute
Access Rights: Free access
Subject: Bone and Bones
Bone Density Scan
Densitometry, X-Ray
Ultrasound Densitometry
Date Of Record Release: 2008-10-21 03:00:05 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2010-06-14 09:49:21 (W3C-DTF)
Source: HEAL  HEAL
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