Description: This is an atlas of nuclear medicine studies demonstrating various sports injuries.
Purpose: The purpose is to provide a visual reference of various sports related injuries. This textbook delivers this information in concise manner with relevant pictorial references.
Audience: The atlas is aimed at nuclear medicine specialists, radiologists, and orthopedic surgeons. However, it would appeal to anyone involved in the care of patients with sports injuries who will need to assess nuclear studies.
Features: This is a concise and comprehensive atlas of scintigraphic images of sports injuries. The book is well laid out with discussions of the pathologic process followed by relevant nuclear images as well as radiographic studies.
Assessment: This atlas would make an excellent reference for those who will be involved with nuclear studies as they pertain to sports injuries. There are few books that focus on this subject in such a comprehensive yet concise and easily referenced style.