Text and Data Mining valid from 2018-12-05
Received: 12 August 2018
Revised: 30 September 2018
Accepted: 22 October 2018
First Online: 5 December 2018
Compliance with ethical standards
: The scientific guarantor of this publication is Roman Guggenberger.
: The authors of this manuscript declare no relationships with any companies, whose products or services may be related to the subject matter of the article.
: One of the authors has significant statistical expertise.
: Written informed consent was waived by the Institutional Review Board.
: Institutional Review Board approval was obtained.
: The control cohort used in the present study (58 patients) is part of a study population of a previously published study establishing normative values for CT-based texture analysis of vertebral bodies. Mannil M, Eberhard M, Becker AS, et al (2017) Normative values for CT-based texture analysis of vertebral bodies in dual X-ray absorptiometry-confirmed, normally mineralized subjects. Skeletal Radiology 46:1541–1551. ExternalRef removed).
: • retrospective• case-control study• performed at one institution