Basic Radiology / Edition 1

Basic Radiology / Edition 1

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

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

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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

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Product Details

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

Table of Contents

Contributors
Preface
1Scope of diagnostic imaging1
2The physical basis of diagnostic imaging13
3Imaging of the heart and great vessels21
4Radiology of the chest62
5Radiology of the breast119
6Musculoskeletal imaging145
7Imaging of joints171
8Plain film of the abdomen201
9Radiology of the urinary tract223
10Gastrointestinal tract246
11Liver, biliary tract, and pancreas281
12Brain and its coverings317
13Imaging of the spine352
Index374

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