Hongfu Z.,South China University of Technology |
Zheng Z.,South China University of Technology |
Chengquan L.,Electrical and Mechanical Engineering College |
Tam M.Y J.,Huazhong University of Science and Technology |
And 2 more authors.
Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics) | Year: 2014
With the aging population increasing, the Osteoporosis (OP) in aging people is rising, and it has an important significance to take the prevention and treatment of osteoporosis as a way to improve the health quality of the elderly. The research presents an osteoporosis calcaneus bone test device, which designs two ultrasonic probes for test the bone mineral density (BMD), one transmitting probe for sending the ultrasonic signal and the other, received probe, for collecting the ultrasonic attenuates detecting signal pass through bone, also the both probes are designed as a same kind probe for ultrasonic transmitting and receiving selection. © Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2014.