Mammographic Imaging: A Practical Guide / Edition 2

Mammographic Imaging: A Practical Guide / Edition 2

by Valerie F. Andolina, Kathleen M. Willison, Shelly L. Lille
     
 

ISBN-10: 0781716969

ISBN-13: 9780781716963

Pub. Date: 06/01/2001

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

This market leader is the most complete textbook on breast imaging written by experienced radiologic technologists, for radiologic technology clinicians and students. This thoroughly revised edition presents extensive technical advances and administrative changes in the field. Mammographic Imaging successfully integrates patient care with technologic

Overview

This market leader is the most complete textbook on breast imaging written by experienced radiologic technologists, for radiologic technology clinicians and students. This thoroughly revised edition presents extensive technical advances and administrative changes in the field. Mammographic Imaging successfully integrates patient care with technologic procedures to provide a complete guide to mammography. Ideal for both practice and classroom use, this reference is also an excellent review for the ARRT's Certification on Mammography.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781716963
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
06/01/2001
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
520
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

    GENERAL BACKGROUND AND INFORMATION

  1. History of Mammography
  2. Background Information and the Need for Screening
  3. Patient Considerations
  4. The Radiologic Technologist

    TECHNICAL CONSIDERATIONS

  5. Mammographic Machines, Processors, and Films
  6. Darkroom and Processing Considerations in Mammography
  7. Quality Assurance in Film/Screen Mammography

    THE MAMMOGRAM

  8. Breast Anatomy and Physiology
  9. Mammographic Pathology
  10. Mammographic Positioning
  11. The Nonconforming Patient
  12. Thinking in Three Dimensions: Orientation of Mammographic Images
  13. Practical Applications in Problem Solving

    SPECIAL PROCEDURES

  14. Diagnostic Procedures...NEW!
  15. Minimally Invasive Needle Breast Biopsy...NEW!
  16. Alternate Methods and Techniques...NEW!
  17. Digital Mammography...NEW!

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