Instrument for bone mineral measurement using a microprocessor as the control and arithmetic element

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A self-contained instrument for the determination of bone mineral content by photon absorptometry is described. A high-resolution detection system allows measurements to be made at up to 16 photon energies. Control and arithmetic functions are performed by a microprocessor. Analysis capability and limitations are discussed. (auth)

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Alberi, J.L. & Hardy, W.H. II November 1, 1975.

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A self-contained instrument for the determination of bone mineral content by photon absorptometry is described. A high-resolution detection system allows measurements to be made at up to 16 photon energies. Control and arithmetic functions are performed by a microprocessor. Analysis capability and limitations are discussed. (auth)

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  • Nuclear science symposium, San Francisco, California, USA, 17 Nov 1975

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  • Report No.: BNL--20718
  • Report No.: CONF-751116--23
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  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 4090346
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc863368

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Alberi, J.L. & Hardy, W.H. II. Instrument for bone mineral measurement using a microprocessor as the control and arithmetic element, article, November 1, 1975; Upton, New York. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc863368/: accessed September 25, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.