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28 Rüegsegger P, Müller R: 3D-Microtomography of human bones. Osteoporos Int 1995;5:287– 322. 29 Rüegsegger P, Koller B, Müller R: A microtomographic system for the nondestructive evaluation of bone architecture. Calcif Tis Int 1996;58:24–29. 30 Müller R, Rüegsegger P: Analysis of mechanical properties of cancellous bone under conditions of simulated bone atrophy. J Biomech 1996;29:1053–1060. 31 van Rietbergen B, Weinans H, Huiskes R, Odgaard A: A new method to determine trabecular bone elastic properties and loading using micromechanical finite-element models.

Table 1. Examples of local and circulating non-mechanical factors that could influence bone strength and ‘mass’ Hormones Vitamins Dietary calcium Other minerals Paracrine effects Autocrine effects Amino acids Lipids Gene expression Ethnic origin Gender Some diseases Ageing Apoptosis Medications, toxins, other artificial agents D metabolites Cytokines Cell–cell interactions The genome Occupation Malnutrition Receptors and ligands amounts of bone (conservation-mode remodelling), turning bone over without causing permanent bone losses.

Resolutions of 78–150 Ìm and a slice thickness of 300 Ìm have been achieved in the phalanges. Stampa et al. [53] used these phalangeal images to derive quantitative three-dimensional parameters based on an algorithm and model for defining trabecular rods and plates. Finally, Link et al. [54], Majumdar et al. [55] and Wehrli et al. [56] have all shown the ability to identify spine and hip fractures using trabecular structure or textural parameters from in vivo MR images of the radius or calcaneus.

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