First Aid Radiology for the Wards / Edition 1
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First Aid Radiology for the Wards / Edition 1

by Latha Ganti, S. Matthew Stead, Matthew Kaufman
     
 

The Student-to-Student, Step-by-Step Guide to Radiology Clerkship Success



This survival guide for the radiology wards teaches you how to read and present normal and abnormal x-rays, CTs, and MRIs for the most commonly seen diseases and disorders. You'll find 150 radiologic images divided by modality, clear guidelines on when to order a specific

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Overview

The Student-to-Student, Step-by-Step Guide to Radiology Clerkship Success



This survival guide for the radiology wards teaches you how to read and present normal and abnormal x-rays, CTs, and MRIs for the most commonly seen diseases and disorders. You'll find 150 radiologic images divided by modality, clear guidelines on when to order a specific modality and how to read the results, and illustrations of classic results of important conditions.



Detailed advice from radiology clerkship veterans help you:



• Prepare for and take the test

• Perform a basic study

• Determine if a film is adequate

• Present each study on the ward

• Spot the strengths and weaknesses of studies

• Recognize basic anatomical structures

• Identify abnormal conditions





INSIDER’S GUIDE TO HONING RADIOLOGY SKILLS FOR EVERY CLERKSHIP

• The only student-to-student, step-by-step guide to interpreting and presenting radiology studies

• Detailed how-to-succeed and what-to-study guidance from clerkship vets

• 75 radiology images of the most commonly seen disorders illustrate each modality and detail

• Illustrates normal as well as abnormal results

• Classic results of important conditions often seen on the wards and tested on the USMLE Step 2CK

• Clear guidelines on when to order a specific modality and how to read the results

• “Classifieds” feature high-yield websites, top extracurricular opportunities, and scholarships

• Tear-out cards with essential radiology concepts in pocket-ready format



A STUDENT-TO-STUDENT GUIDE



• Discover med students’ “secret weapon”

• Impress on the wards and succeed in the clerkships

• Save time with high-yield topics, important radiology images, and pocket-ready reminders

• The first book to describe how to read radiographic films for the most commonly seen disorders

• Apply the First Aid formula for clerkship success!

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071381017
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
11/21/2008
Series:
First Aid Series
Edition description:
List
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

Section 1: How to Succeed in the Radiology Clerkship

Section 2: High Yield Facts

1. Neuroradiology

2. Chest Radiology

3. Gastrointestinal Radiology

4. Genitourinary Radiology

5. Obstetrics and Gynecology

6. Musculoskeletal Radiology

7. Pediatric Radiology

Section 3: Classified

Awards for Medical Students Intending to Pursue Radiologic Specialties

General Medical Student Awards

Websites & Resources of Interest

Index

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