At “Avis Medica: DCC, a last generation apparatus for bone density testing started work

At “Avis Medica: DCC, a last generation apparatus for bone density testing started work

At “Avis Medica: DCC, a last generation apparatus for bone density testing started work. It is manufactured by “General Electric” – a leading world company for manufacture of medical apparatus, the device is unique not only for Bulgaria, but for the entire Eastern Europe. Apart from precise diagnostication of osteoporosis, the apparatus provides many more different abilities, which specify the performance of physicians from various specialties – Orthopedists, Endocrinologists, Cardiologists, Dietologists.

The osteodensitymeter provides very useful information about the bone system with patients suffering from serious fractures, who need specific osteosynthesis. Especially precious information can be obtained with patients, who have already had artificial joint implanted, whereupon, providing the opportunity for early diagnostication in case of eventual loosening of an implant, in relation to the surrounding bone.

The apparatus measures precisely the fatty tissue accumulated on the internal organs, which can provide information about the risks of cardiovascular disorders. With obese children, it traces the accumulation of fats in the internal organs and estimates the risk of cardiologic problems. Athletes and people practicing bodybuilding can regularly control the amount and distribution of fats in their bodies, which will be useful for adhering to their diet regimen, as well as, for a precise determination of the type and volume of their training sessions.