At Southmead Hospital Bristol we perform DXA scans using Hologic Discovery bone densitometer.
What is Osteoporosis?
Osteoporosis is the term used to describe bones when they become ‘porous’.
Clinics run every fortnight, for patients with complicated or severe osteoporosis.
Some patients require intravenous treatment for osteoporosis with Zoledronate.
Dual Energy X-ray Absorptiometry Scanner
(DXA) method of assessing bone mineral density.
Osteoporosis Useful Links
Other Osteoporosis useful website links.