Osteopenia and osteoporosis in postmenopausal women

CELİKTAS M., Kozanoglu E. , AIKIMBAEV K., Soyupak S. , Binokay F.

ACTA RADIOLOGICA, vol.43, no.6, pp.609-614, 2002 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 43 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2002
  • Doi Number: 10.1034/j.1600-0455.2002.430613.x
  • Title of Journal : ACTA RADIOLOGICA
  • Page Numbers: pp.609-614


Purpose: To compare the ability of the medial cortical thickness ratio to the width of the second metacarpal bone at the midshaft (MCR) in discriminating patients as normal, osteopenic or osteoporotic.