IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Screening Rural and Urban Indian Population for Osteoporosis Using Heel Ultrasound Bone Densitometer

2011 International Conference on Communication Systems and Network Technologies (CSNT)

Author(s): Samar, S. ; Maletia, D. ; Venkatesan, K. ; Rana, S. ; Anburajan, M.
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 June 2011
Conference Location: Katra, Jammu, India, India
Conference Date: 3 June 2011
Page(s): 629 - 633
ISBN (CD): 978-0-7695-4437-3
ISBN (Paper): 978-1-4577-0543-4
DOI: 10.1109/CSNT.2011.135
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Osteoporosis is more common in India. It predominantly affects postmenopausal women, and elderly of both sexes. The mal-nutrition, and smoking, consumption of liquor and tobacco may have an effect... View More

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