Orthopaedic Radiography / Edition 1

Hardcover (Print)
Not Available on BN.com
 

Overview

This reference book provides instructions for special radiographic positions and projections needed to image orthopaedic pathology. Thorough coverage of all joints and body parts that require special radiographic positions is included, as well as reference information on fractures, orthopaedic hardware, and arthritides. This clear and concise guide is supplemented with line drawings and is organized by both anatomy and position name.

A Volume in the Saunders Contemporary Imaging Techniques Series

The book contains black-and-white illustrations.

Read More Show Less

Editorial Reviews

Doody's Review Service
Reviewer: Susan Lura Sanson, MEd, RT (R)(QM)(Concordia University of Wisconsin)
Description: This book contains a variety of orthopedic positions and radiographs of the extremities and joints of the body. It is presented in a unique fashion using icons to facilitate quick referencing.
Purpose: The purpose of the book is to provide comprehensive coverage of specialized orthopedic positions and projections. With the increase in orthopedic subspecialties, a text like this is truly needed. The author covers many specialty positions and presented them in a very precise and understandable format.
Audience: Every radiology department should have a copy of this book for its staff technologists. It is an excellent reference for special orthopedic positions. In addition, any radiography program could supplement a procedures class with this book.
Features: A picture is worth a thousand words, and this book with its anatomic drawings and radiographs brings image evaluation to a new level. The case studies are excellent. The layout is very logical and easy to follow. The icons as a guide to positioning along with the position drawings makes for a quick reference that can be used in the clinic or hospital setting.
Assessment: This is an excellent book to be used by the most seasoned diagnostic technologist or the new student. It provides comprehensive coverage on radiography of the joints and extremities. The anatomic illustrations and case studies will help one understand the rationale behind many of these unique orthopedic views.
Susan Lura Sanson
This book contains a variety of orthopedic positions and radiographs of the extremities and joints of the body. It is presented in a unique fashion using icons to facilitate quick referencing. The purpose of the book is to provide comprehensive coverage of specialized orthopedic positions and projections. With the increase in orthopedic subspecialties, a text like this is truly needed. The author covers many specialty positions and presented them in a very precise and understandable format. Every radiology department should have a copy of this book for its staff technologists. It is an excellent reference for special orthopedic positions. In addition, any radiography program could supplement a procedures class with this book. A picture is worth a thousand words, and this book with its anatomic drawings and radiographs brings image evaluation to a new level. The case studies are excellent. The layout is very logical and easy to follow. The icons as a guide to positioning along with the position drawings makes for a quick reference that can be used in the clinic or hospital setting. This is an excellent book to be used by the most seasoned diagnostic technologist or the new student. It provides comprehensive coverage on radiography of the joints and extremities. The anatomic illustrations and case studies will help one understand the rationale behind many of these unique orthopedic views.

4 Stars! from Doody
Read More Show Less

Product Details

Table of Contents

Section I. The Thumb. The Hand. The Wrist. The Elbow. The Shoulder. The Spine. The Pelvis and Hip Joint. The Knee. The Ankle. The Foot. Section Ii. Fractures. Fracture Fixation. Arthritides.

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)