Investigation of metabolic bone disease by in vivo neutron activation analysis

Doctoral thesis OPEN
Eastell, Richard;
(1984)
  • Publisher: The University of Edinburgh
  • Subject: Annexe Thesis Digitisation Project 2016 Block 5

A technique for measuring total body calcium (TBCa) by in vivo neutron activation analysis (IVNAA) was described. It had a precision of 1.8% for a dose of 13 mSv. TBCa was measured in 40 healthy volunteers and the mean value (SD) for 20 men was 1143g (134g) ... View more
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