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Sunlight Literature - Abstracts 2000


  Bone, Miscellaneous
The Heritability of Cortical Bone Quality Using Multi-Site Ultrasound: A Twin Study
    K.M. Knapp, M.E. deLange, A.J. MacGregor, G.M. Blake, I. Fogelman, T.D. Spector
    Presented 2000
The Heritability of SOS and BMD a Comparative Study between Multi-site Ultrasound and DXA: A Twin Study
    K.M. Knapp, T. Andrew, G.M. Blake, I. Fogelman, T.D. Spector
    Presented 2000
The Value of Multi-Site Cortical QUS Measurements to Evaluate Bone Diseases Due to Chronic Renal Failure
    J.A. Sisson de Castro, J. A. Costa, M.C. Foss
    Presented 2000
Effect of Long-Term Basketball Training on Bone Quantitative Ultrasound Velocity in Young Women
    Z. Bronshtein, L. Zigel, O. Paz, B. Falk
    Presented 2000
Bone Quality in Women with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Assessed by Multisite Quantitative Ultrasonography: A Pilot Study
    C. Egsmose, C. Suetta, O.R. Madsen
    Presented 2000
Higher Tibial Ultrasound Velocity in Young Adult Female Basketball Players
    B. Falk, L. Zigel, Z. Bronstein, O. Paz
    Presented 2000
Quantitative Ultrasound- and Dual X-Ray Absorptiometry- Measurements of the Third Metacarpal Bone
     in Horses: An In Vivo - Ex Vivo Study
    B. Carstanjen, F. Duboeuf, J. Detilleux, P. Barthez, O.M. Lepage
    Presented 2000

  Omnipath®
The Relationship Between Clinically Available Techniques for Assessment of Skeletal Status of the
     Forearm and Failure Load of the Distal Radius
    M.E. Muller, W.D. Bartholomew, C.E. Webber, M.L. Bouxsien
    Presented 2000
Effect of Age, Anatomic Site and Soft Tissue on Quantitative Ultrasound
    S. Pearce, M.B. Hurtig, J. Runciman, J. Dickey
    Presented 2000
Which Cortical Properties Affect Axial Transmission Quantitative Ultrasound Parameters?
    R. Barkmann, W. Timm, E.-M. Lochmulle, C.-C.Gluer
    Presented 2000

  Osteoporosis Diagnosis
Gender Difference in the Usefulness of QUS for Early Detection of Osteopenia
    H.B. Park, K.A. Joe, S.S. Jeong, C.W. Ahn, J.H. Nam, B.S. Cha, S.K. Lim, H.C. Lee, K.B. Heo
    Presented 2001
Osteoporosis Risk IndexTM (ORITM): Combined Multi-Site Measurements for Better Discrimination of Osteoporotic Fractures
    I. Yaniv, M. Weiss, D. Geva, A. Ben-Shlomo, P. Hagag, Y. Niv
    Presented 2000
Evaluation of Radial and Phalangeal Bone Ultrasound Measurements In 2171 Institutionalized Elderly Women
    and Men Living in Austria
    H. Dobnig, A. Fahrleitner, C. Piswanger-Sölkner, G. Leb
    Presented 2000
Comparison of Calcaneus Versus Radius Quantitative Ultrasound Devices: Preliminary Results
    of the Hip Fracture Discrimination Study
    D. Hans, S. Allaoua, C. Perron, L. Genton, M. Barada, M. Delmi, R. Rizzoli, C. Pichard, D.O. Slosman
    Presented 2000

  Reference Database & WHO Criteria
Canadian Male Normative Speed of Sound Database for the Sunlight Omnisense Bone Sonometer
    S.R. Hayman, W.P. Olszynski, D.L. Kendler, J.D. Adachi, C.E. Webber, L.E. Pickard
    Presented 2000

  Treatment Monitoring
Quantitative Ultrasound (QUS): Intra and Inter Precision in a Multi-Center Study Against its Potential Monitoring Ability
    D. Hans, H. Resch, M. Weiss, R.S. Lorenc, C. Perron, A. Figueiral, D.O. Slosman
    Presented 2000
Early Effect of Alendronate or Raloxifene Treatment in Osteoporotic Women Monitored by Multi-site QUS
    M. Weiss, E. Segal, A. Ben Shlomo, P. Hagag, S. Ish Shalom
    Presented 2000
The Importance of Precision - New Hopes for Monitoring Osteoporosis Treatment by QUS
    M. Weiss, E. Segal, S. Ish Shalom
    Presented 2000

  Pediatrics
Physical Activity and Bone Mass in Prepubertal Girls
    S. Cheng, H. Kroger, T. Junkala, A. Koistinen, P. Kuronen, F. Tylavsky, H. Suominen
    Presented 2000
The Effect of Moderately-Intense Volleyball Training on Bone Quantitative Ultrasound Velocity in Adolescent Boys and Girls
    L. Zigel, B. Falk, Z. Burstein, N. Constantini, A. Eliakim
    Presented 2000
Higher Tibial Ultrasound Velocity in Young Adult Female Basketball Players
    B. Falk, L. Zigel, Z. Bronstein, O. Paz
    Presented 2000

  Bone Strength in Premature Infants
Bone Strength Measurement in Premature Infants by Quantitative Ultrasound
    D. Nemet, A. Eiakim, B. Wolash, T. Dolphin
    Presented 2000
Late Catch-up of Bone Strength in Prematurely-Born Children Preliminary Results
    Z. Zadik, A. Shamaev, D. Geva, I. Yaniv
    Presented 2000