CT BMD – Bone Mineral Densitometry available at Campbelltown
CT BMD / QCT / Quantitative Computed Tomography or QCT Densitometry are all names used to describe a method of measuring bone density. It is the most accurate method in evaluation of osteoporosis.
DEXA – Available at Minto & Moorebank
DEXA is an imaging procedure using X-Rays to measure bone mineral density. It is also commonly utilised to diagnose and follow osteoporosis.
A DEXA/CT BMD is a simple scan used to diagnose Osteoporosis. It is also useful for follow-up of patients who have low bone mineral density or in patients who have started treatments/medications that can affect bone density to assess their risk of fractures.