Making Sense of Vascular Ultrasound: A Hands-On Guide

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Overview

Ultrasound is used to demonstrate and classify numerous vascular diseases including

· cerebrovascular and transcranial

· lower and upper limb arterial

· deep vein thrombosis

· deep and superficial venous reflux

· renal, hepatoportal, mesenteric and penile.

Making Sense of Vascular Ultrasound is designed to give users a hands-on, practical approach to the diagnosis of vascular disease. This pocket-sized handbook provides easy to read, concise, point-form text and includes high-resolution ultrasound images and informative line diagrams.

Each regional chapter covers

· anatomy

· pathology

· clinical presentations

· differential diagnosis

· treatment

· what the doctor needs to know

· normal findings and criteria for disease as seen by ultrasound

· comprehensive protocols

· ultrasound images to collect for reports

The book also provides an overview of the physical principles of ultrasound, the physiology of blood flow, vascular pathology, setting up a vascular ultrasound diagnostic service, and interventional vascular ultrasound procedures.

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Reviewer: Sherry Bohn, RDMS, RT (R).(Froedtert Hospital)
Description: This is a well-rounded, easily understood guide to vascular ultrasound that will be useful in any ultrasound lab. It offers a good review of the physical principles of ultrasound, anatomy and physiology, and pathology seen in the various vascular ultrasound examinations. This pocket-sized vinyl covered handbook will stand up to a lot of use. It's not basic enough for the beginner but very nice for those studying for ultrasound boards, the general sonographer, or radiology and vascular residents.
Purpose: The purpose is to provide an easy to understand reference guide to those learning and working in the vascular lab. There are not many small pocket-sized vascular guides out there for those needing a quick reference. This book simplifies the complicated world of vascular ultrasound.
Audience: This hands-on guide is designed for, according to the author, vascular ultrasound students, general sonographers, sonologists, reporting radiologists, vascular physicians, and ultrasound educators. It might not be basic enough for the beginner, but it has lots of useful information even for the vascular physician starting a new vascular lab.
Features: The contents include anatomy and vascular physiology, clinical presentation, normal findings and criteria for disease, protocols for the various vascular ultrasound exams, and treatment. The diagrams are excellent as are the high-resolution ultrasound images. I wish there were more ultrasound images and diagrams showing technique of scanning and images needed to get for an exam. Throughout the book are helpful tips, hints, and warnings you may need to accomplish a good diagnostic exam. It is too bad accreditation was not touched upon, since it is so important for insurance reimbursement in the U.S.
Assessment: This is a nice, quick reference guide book to have in any ultrasound lab. Its pocket size adds to the convenience of having it in the department.

4 Stars! from Doody
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780340810095
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 11/26/2004
  • Series: A Hodder Arnold Publication Series
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 360
  • Product dimensions: 7.80 (w) x 5.20 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Meet the Author

Kenneth A. Myers, Consultant Vascular Surgeon, Epworth Hospital and Monash Medical Centre, and Consultant in Vascular Imaging, Melbourne Vascular Ultrasound, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Amy Clough, Senior Vascular Ultrasonographer, Melbourne Vascular Ultrasound, Epworth Hospital and Monash Medical Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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Table of Contents

1. Physics of vascular ultrasound
2. Performing a scan
3. Setting up a vascular diagnostic service
4. Vascular physiology
5. Vascular pathology
6. Extracranial cerebrovascular disease
7. Transcranial Doppler duplex ultrasound scanning
8. Diseases of arteries to the lower limbs
9. Venous thrombosis in the lower limbs
10. Chronic venous disease in the lower limbs
11. Diseases of vessels to the upper limbs
12. Renovascular diseases
13. Coeliac and mesenteric arterial diseases
14. Hepatoportal venous diseases
15. Penile vascular diseases
16. Ultrasound-guided interventions
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