Basic Radiology / Edition 1

Basic Radiology / Edition 1

by Michael Y. Chen, David J. Ott, Thomas L. Pope, David J. Ott
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0071410260

ISBN-13: 9780071410267

Pub. Date: 03/29/2004

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

The perfect primer for anyone looking to sharpen their imaging skills!

Helps medical students, residents, and non-specialist clinicians to build confidence, skills and knowledge -- also an ideal “memory refresher” for radiologists!

Completely revised and expanded, BASIC RADIOLOGY, 2E educates you on the essentials of diagnostic test

Overview

The perfect primer for anyone looking to sharpen their imaging skills!

Helps medical students, residents, and non-specialist clinicians to build confidence, skills and knowledge -- also an ideal “memory refresher” for radiologists!

Completely revised and expanded, BASIC RADIOLOGY, 2E educates you on the essentials of diagnostic test selection, application, and interpretation. This handy tutorial combines an organ-based, problem-oriented approach with over 750 high-quality images across all modalities -- everything from conventional radiography to nuclear imaging, ultrasonography, CT, MRI, PET, and SPECT. In addition, self-test questions and clinical case presentations help to further hone your diagnostic skills.

*Organ-based, problem-oriented review of the radiologic presentation of the most common disease states

*Features over 750 high-quality images across all modalities, including PET and SPECT

*Advises on technique selection and how to properly order imaging exams on the basis of clinical presentation, patient preparation (if applicable), and potential conflicts between techniques

*Diagnostic imaging exercises and case studies help to illustrate important nuances for accurate diagnosis

*Includes a review of normal radiographic anatomy for each organ system

*Provides a convenient synopsis of current imaging techniques and basic physics principles

*Suggested Readings included throughout

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071410267
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
03/29/2004
Series:
LANGE Clinical Science Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
544
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.58(d)

Table of Contents

Contributorsvii
Prefaceviii
Part 1Introduction1
1.Scope of Diagnostic Imaging1
2.The Physical Basis of Diagnostic Imaging13
Part 2Chest21
3.Imaging of the Heart and Great Vessels21
4.Radiology of the Chest62
5.Radiology of the Breast119
Part 3Bones and Joints145
6.Musculoskeletal Imaging145
7.Imaging of Joints171
Part 4Abdomen201
8.Plain Film of the Abdomen201
9.Radiology of the Urinary Tract223
10.Gastrointestinal Tract246
11.Liver, Biliary Tract, and Pancreas281
Part 5Head and Spine317
12.Brain and Its Coverings317
13.Imaging of the Spine352
Index374

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