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Overview

This book is widely considered the definitive comprehensive reference work on adult and pediatric ultrasonography. Its user-friendly, well-organized approach, exceptional color Doppler images, and color boxes highlighting critical diagnostic features have made it a best seller. Particularly popular are its unique image collages, which effectively capture the wide spectrum of ultrasound findings associated with each disorder. The new, 3rd Edition features 5 brand-new chapters, 50% new images, a wealth of information on new contrast agents and new technologies, and many other "must-have" updates.
  • Provides unique image collages in which 6 - 9 ultrasound images portray the wide range of presentations for each abnormality.
  • Uses colorful boxes and tables to make key diagnostic features easy to access at a glance.
  • Includes outstanding, full-color coverage of power Doppler ultrasound.
  • Delivers more than 50% new images of phenomenal quality—over 770 in all.
  • Presents a wealth of information on new contrast agents and new technologies.
  • Offers 5 brand-new chapters: Gestational Trophoblastic Disease · Organ Transplantation · Safety of Obstetric Ultrasound · Invasive Fetal Procedures · and Pediatric Interventional Ultrasound.

With more than 100 additional contributing experts.

The book contains predominantly black-and-white illustrations, with some color illustrations.

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Editorial Reviews

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Reviewer: Joseph Tashjian, MD (Saint Paul Radiology)
Description: This is the third edition of what is regarded the standard reference for diagnostic ultrasound practice, updated from 1998. It is a comprehensive text encompassing nearly all aspects of ultrasound diagnosis.
Purpose: The purpose is to be the most comprehensive reference for diagnostic ultrasound worldwide. In the seven years since the last edition, diagnostic ultrasound has increased significantly in both scope and quality of examination. This edition has been greatly expanded and improved to meet these advances in ultrasound, including improvements in readability and image quality.
Audience: This book is written for anyone interested in diagnostic ultrasonography as it relates to patient care including, but not limited to, physicians, medical students, and sonographers. The four editors and 100 authors are all experts in the field of ultrasound.
Features: This two-volume book is composed of 62 chapters, 2000 pages, and over 5000 images. The first volume deals with the physics of ultrasound, the thorax, abdomen, pelvis, small parts, vascular and intraoperative ultrasound. The second volume deals with obstetrics, fetal and pediatric sonography. Each chapter is subtitled at the beginning, allowing for quick reference to a particular area of interest. The images, with comparison CT, MR, and accompanying drawings are of excellent quality, significantly increased and improved from the previous edition, with many in color. Tables highlight important points. The section on obstetrical and fetal ultrasound has been particularly expanded. New techniques, including improvements in color and power Doppler, high-resolution transducers, harmonics, and ultrasound contrast agents are well described. The index and reference lists are comprehensive, accurate, and up-to-date.
Assessment: The previous edition was the standard reference in diagnostic ultrasound. This new edition has made a great leap forward, with significant improvements in content, readability, and image quality. It is current, accurate and comprehensive. It is well worth the price for anyone performing or interested in learning ultrasound.
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"This title is the authority in the field of ultrasound diagnosis as it relates to both the adult and child patient (which is exactly why it is used in so many radiology departments at centers throughout the world). This selection covers the subject in broad and definite terms, and boasts many features which has caused it to be first choice among health care providers who use ultrasound to detect disease and instigate treatment. (The Electric Review, January/February 2006)
Paula J. Woodward
This is the second edition of this two-volume comprehensive textbook on principles, imaging, and diagnosis by sonography. The first edition was released at the RSNA in 1991. The technology, imaging accuracy, and potential applications of ultrasound have changed dramatically in the last six years. The purpose of this book is to build on the framework of the first edition and include the latest state-of-the-art concepts including color and power Doppler, hysterosonography, laparoscopic sonography, and ultrasound guided interventional procedures. This book can serve as a reference for practicing radiologists. In addition its organization and excellent illustrations make it particularly good for sonographers and residents just beginning to learn ultrasound. There are many excellent line drawings included within each chapter which complement the text. The ultrasounds are all of the highest quality and present the pathology well. New in this edition are colored enhanced boxes which highlight important monographic findings or differential diagnoses. Key terms and concepts are in bold face facilitating rapid referencing. The first edition of this book is one of the most commonly used textbooks in the field of ultrasound. This new edition is approximately 25 percent larger with marked expansion in obstetrics and gynecology. The majority of the images have been updated from the prior edition to reflect state-of-the-art techniques. The organizational changes have made it even easier to use as a reference text. This represents a significant improvement in what was already one of the most comprehensive reference books available on diagnostic ultrasound.

5 Stars! from Doody
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780323020237
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Publication date: 12/13/2004
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 2208
  • Product dimensions: 9.50 (w) x 11.75 (h) x 5.00 (d)

Table of Contents

VOLUME ONE

I. PHYSICS

1. Physics of Ultrasound

2. Biologic Effects and Safety

3. Microbubble Contrast Agents for Ultrasound Imaging: Where, How and Why?

II. ABDOMINAL, PELVIC AND THORACIC SONOGRAPHY

4. The Liver

5. The Spleen

6. The Biliary Tract and Gallbladder

7. The Pancreas

8. The Gastrointestinal Tract

9. The Urinary Tract

10. The Prostrate

11. The Adrenal Glands

12. The Retroperitoneum and Great Vessels

13. The Abdominal Wall

14. The Peritoneum

15. Gynecologic Ultrasound

16. Gestational Trophoblastic Disease

17. The Thorax

18. Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy and Drainage of the Abdomen and Pelvis

19. Organ Transplantation

III. INTRAOPERATIVE SONOGRAPHY

20. Intraoperative and Laparoscopic Sonography of the Abdomen

IV. SMALL PARTS, CAROTID ARTERY, AND PERIPHERAL VESSEL SONOGRAPHY

21. The Thyroid Gland

22. The Parathyroid Glands

23. The Breast

24. The Scrotum

25. The Rotator Cuff

26. The Tendons

27. The Extracranial Cerebral Vessels

28. The Peripheral Arteries

29. The Peripheral Veins

VOLUME TWO

V. OBSTETRIC AND FETAL SONOGRAPHY

30. Overview of Obstetric Sonography

31. The Prudent and Safe Use of Ultrasound in Obstetrics

32. The First Trimester

33. Structural Anomalies in the First Trimester

34. Sonographic Markers of Fetal Chromosomal Defects

35. Sonography of Multifetal Pregnancy

36. The Fetal Face and Neck

37. The Fetal Head and Brain

38. The Fetal Spine

39. The Fetal Chest

40. The Fetal Heart

41. The Fetal Abdominal

42. The Fetal Urogenital Tract

43. The Fetal Musculoskeletal System

44. Fetal Hydrops

45. Fetal Measurements – Normal and Abnormal Fetal Growth

46. Biophysical Profile Scoring

47. Doppler Assessment of Pregnancy

48. Sonographic Evaluation of the Placenta

49. Cervical Ultrasound and Preterm Labor

50. Invasive Fetal Procedures

VI. PEDIATRIC SONOGRAPHY

51. Neonatal and Infant Brain Imaging

52. Doppler of the Neonatal and Infant Brain

53. Doppler of the Brain in Children

54. Pediatric Head and Neck Masses

55. The Pediatric Spinal Canal

56. The Pediatric Chest

57. The Pediatric Liver and Spleen

58. The Pediatric Kidney and Adrenal Glands

59. The Pediatric Gastrointestinal Tract

60. The Pediatric Pelvic Sonography

61. Pediatric Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

62. Pediatric Interventional Sonography

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