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Clinical Evaluation Of An X-Ray Bone Densitometer:Use Of DXA Technology For Precise Assessment Of Human Body Composition

Brief description of study

The main objective of this study is to assess the concordance of body composition measures between two bone densitometry devices: the STRATOS by Diagnostic Medical Systems (DMS) and the Hologic QDR 4500 A by Hologic inc.

Detailed Study Description

The secondary objectives of this study are the assessment of the consistency of body composition measurements at local level (arms, trunk, legs) between the Stratos and Hologic 4500 A, Monitoring the evolution of body composition in patients receiving at least two evaluations of DXA Hologic QDR 4500A on: patients treated for obesity or anorexia nervosa, sports people and other patient with prescription DXA and the assessment the consistency of body composition measurements in terms.

Clinical Study Identifier: NCT02965742

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Denis MARIANO-GOULART, Phd.Medecine

Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Montpellier
Montpellier, France
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