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Bone Densitometry Service

Bone Densitometry Service If you or your physician are concerned about osteoporosis and bone loss, a bone mineral density (BMD) test is the key to early diagnosis and care. The bone density test is safe, painless and takes just 45 minutes. You do not need to do anything special to prepare for it. Our specially [...]

By | June 26th, 2015|Comments Off on Bone Densitometry Service

UAMS Researchers Find Clue in High Rate of Broken Bones in Down Syndrome

<p class="content">LITTLE ROCK – UAMS geneticist and Down syndrome expert Kent McKelvey, M.D., knew there had to be something more to the high rate of broken bones in those with the genetic condition than just typical osteoporosis. </p>

By | October 4th, 2012|Media Contact - Taylor/Peel, UAMS News|0 Comments