Didier B Hans

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Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Assessment of the 10-year probability of osteoporotic hip fracture combining clinical risk factors and heel bone ultrasound: the EPISEM prospective cohort of 12,958 elderly women
    Didier Hans
    Nuclear Medicine Division, Geneva University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Bone Miner Res 23:1045-51. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Peripheral dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry in the management of osteoporosis: the 2007 ISCD Official Positions
    Didier B Hans
    Geneva University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Clin Densitom 11:188-206. 2008
  3. doi request reprint The clinical use of quantitative ultrasound (QUS) in the detection and management of osteoporosis
    D Hans
    Dept of Bone and Joint, Lausanne Univ Hosp, Lausanne, Switzerland
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 55:1529-38. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Joint Official Positions of the International Society for Clinical Densitometry and International Osteoporosis Foundation on FRAX(®). Executive Summary of the 2010 Position Development Conference on Interpretation and use of FRAX® in clinical practice
    Didier B Hans
    Department of Bone and Joint, Center of Bone Diseases, Lausanne University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Clin Densitom 14:171-80. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Bone microarchitecture assessed by TBS predicts osteoporotic fractures independent of bone density: the Manitoba study
    Didier Hans
    Bone Disease Unit, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Bone Miner Res 26:2762-9. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of body weight and composition measured by two different dual energy X-ray absorptiometry devices and three acquisition modes in obese women
    Laurence Genton
    Nuclear Medicine, Geneva University Hospital, 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland Clinical Nutrition, Geneva University Hospital, 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Clin Nutr 25:428-37. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Official Positions of the International Society for Clinical Densitometry and executive summary of the 2007 ISCD Position Development Conference
    Sanford Baim
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    J Clin Densitom 11:75-91. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Clinical use of quantitative computed tomography and peripheral quantitative computed tomography in the management of osteoporosis in adults: the 2007 ISCD Official Positions
    Klaus Engelke
    Institute of Medical Physics, University of Erlangen, Germany Synarc, Hamburg, Germany
    J Clin Densitom 11:123-62. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Official Positions of the International Society for Clinical Densitometry and executive summary of the 2007 ISCD Pediatric Position Development Conference
    Sanford Baim
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    J Clin Densitom 11:6-21. 2008

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Assessment of the 10-year probability of osteoporotic hip fracture combining clinical risk factors and heel bone ultrasound: the EPISEM prospective cohort of 12,958 elderly women
    Didier Hans
    Nuclear Medicine Division, Geneva University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Bone Miner Res 23:1045-51. 2008
    ..9% to 26.6% and from 52.6% to 70.5% for SI Z-scores of +2 and -3, respectively. The combined use of CRFs and QUS SI is a promising tool to assess hip fracture probability in elderly women, especially when access to DXA is limited...
  2. doi request reprint Peripheral dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry in the management of osteoporosis: the 2007 ISCD Official Positions
    Didier B Hans
    Geneva University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Clin Densitom 11:188-206. 2008
    ....
  3. doi request reprint The clinical use of quantitative ultrasound (QUS) in the detection and management of osteoporosis
    D Hans
    Dept of Bone and Joint, Lausanne Univ Hosp, Lausanne, Switzerland
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 55:1529-38. 2008
    ..A reasonable protocol is proposed herein for case-finding purposes, which relies on a combined assessment of clinical risk factors (CR.F) and heel QUS. Finally, several recommendations are made for quality assurance and control...
  4. doi request reprint Joint Official Positions of the International Society for Clinical Densitometry and International Osteoporosis Foundation on FRAX(®). Executive Summary of the 2010 Position Development Conference on Interpretation and use of FRAX® in clinical practice
    Didier B Hans
    Department of Bone and Joint, Center of Bone Diseases, Lausanne University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Clin Densitom 14:171-80. 2011
    ..This report describes the methodology and results of the ISCD-IOF PDC dedicated to FRAX(®)...
  5. doi request reprint Bone microarchitecture assessed by TBS predicts osteoporotic fractures independent of bone density: the Manitoba study
    Didier Hans
    Bone Disease Unit, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Bone Miner Res 26:2762-9. 2011
    ..001). Spine TBS predicts osteoporotic fractures and provides information that is independent of spine and hip BMD. Combining the TBS trabecular texture index with BMD incrementally improves fracture prediction in postmenopausal women...
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of body weight and composition measured by two different dual energy X-ray absorptiometry devices and three acquisition modes in obese women
    Laurence Genton
    Nuclear Medicine, Geneva University Hospital, 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland Clinical Nutrition, Geneva University Hospital, 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Clin Nutr 25:428-37. 2006
    ..This study compares body weight and composition measured by balance beam scale and three DXA acquisition modes in obese subjects...
  7. doi request reprint Official Positions of the International Society for Clinical Densitometry and executive summary of the 2007 ISCD Position Development Conference
    Sanford Baim
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    J Clin Densitom 11:75-91. 2008
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Clinical use of quantitative computed tomography and peripheral quantitative computed tomography in the management of osteoporosis in adults: the 2007 ISCD Official Positions
    Klaus Engelke
    Institute of Medical Physics, University of Erlangen, Germany Synarc, Hamburg, Germany
    J Clin Densitom 11:123-62. 2008
    ..Measurements at the hip may have clinical relevance, as this is an important fracture site; however, due to limited medical evidence, definitive advice on its use in clinical practice cannot be provided until more data emerge...
  9. doi request reprint Official Positions of the International Society for Clinical Densitometry and executive summary of the 2007 ISCD Pediatric Position Development Conference
    Sanford Baim
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    J Clin Densitom 11:6-21. 2008
    ..This report describes the methodology and results of the 2007 Pediatric PDC, and a summary of all ISCD Official Positions, including the ones recently adopted by this 2007 Pediatric PDC and the 2007 Lansdowne, Virginia, USA Adult PDC...