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Observational Study Examining Osteoporosis

Reference Point Indentation of Bone 

Observational Study Examining Osteoporosis (OStEO) aims to improve future prediction of hip fractures.

The study is examining the changes in the bone with osteoporosis and investigating the novel Reference Point Indentation as a tool for assessing fracture risk.


osteon (os-te-on), noun: The cylindrical structures that fit together to form compact bone

osteo (os-te-o), prefix: Relating to bone

OStEO (os-te-o), acronym: Observational Study Examining Osteoporosis

Research funded by:

An EPSRC Grant (EP/J008192/1)

A Private Donation from Southampton University Alumnus, Mike Russell 

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