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Dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) bone density scanning is the most accurate method available for the diagnosis of osteoporosis, as well as an accurate estimator of fracture risk.

Dr. Thomas Lang’s UC San Francisco team has worked with researchers at UC Irvine and NASA to understand why bones deteriorate so quickly during space travel and what can be done to prevent it.

Dr. Matthew Bucknor, who serves as an assistant professor in the musculoskeletal imaging subspecialty in the UCSF Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, first channeled his energy into writing as he entered medical school.

UCSF's Sharmila Majumdar, PhD, uses radiology to solve the mystery of musculoskeletal degeneration and ease back pain.

We recently celebrated two landmark events in our department which we’re eager to share with our community.

Pediatric arthritis is a challenging disease to diagnose, but fortunately new treatments greatly lessen the disease and are offering new hope for children.

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