Sectra (SECTB): Prominent Mammography Provider in Germany Joins Fight Against Osteoporosis
1/28/2013 9:31:19 AM
LINKÖPING, Sweden--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SECTRA (STO:SECTB): The German mammography provider Radiologie Hofheim is the first clinic in the national mammography screening program in Germany to offer women the opportunity of a health control with osteoporosis detection. The assessment of bone health is made possible by Sectra’s patented online service, Sectra OneScreen (http://www.sectra.com/medical/press/osteoporosis/). Post-menopausal women comprise a risk group for osteoporosis, one of the most painful and costly diseases in the world. In severe cases, osteoporosis can cause fractures which, in turn, can cause great suffering and, at worst, death.