How to Use This Book.
Part 1: Overview.
Chapter 1: Design Considerations for Imaging Facilities.
Chapter 2: Forces of Change in Imaging Facility Design.
Part 2: Development of an Imaging Facility.
Chapter 3: Organization of a Medical Imaging Project.
Chapter 4: Management of the Process.
Chapter 5: Equipment Planning.
Part 3: Imaging Techniques (by Steven C. Horii, MD, FACR, FSCAR).
Chapter 6: Imaging Techniques.
Chapter 7: Image Management Systems.
Part 4: Design and Planning.
Chapter 8: Design Concepts.
Chapter 9: Work Flow and Circulation.
Chapter 10: Department Location and Configuration.
Chapter 11: Space Requirements.
Chapter 12: Room Design.
Chapter 13: Physical Properties Influencing Design.
Chapter 14: Renovation Versus New Construction.
Part 5: Trends Influencing Tomorrow’s Imaging Facilities.
Chapter 15: Imaging Beyond the Radiology Department.
Chapter 16: Future Vision.
Part 6: Appendices.
Appendix A: Descriptions of Selected Imaging Facilities.
Appendix B: Excerpts from ACR Guidelines for MRI Safety.
Appendix C: Excerpts from 2001 AIA Guidelines for Construction and Equipment of Hospitals and Medical Facilities.