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Stay up to date with the rapidly changing field of medical sonography! Heavily illustrated and extensively updated to reflect the latest developments in the field, Textbook of Diagnostic Sonography, 7th Edition equips you with an in-depth understanding of general/abdominal and obstetric/gynecologic sonography, the two primary divisions of sonography, as well as vascular sonography and echocardiography. Each chapter includes patient history, normal anatomy (including cross-sectional anatomy), ultrasound techniques, pathology, and related laboratory findings, giving you comprehensive insight drawn from the most current, complete information available.

Full-color presentation enhances your learning experience with vibrantly detailed images.

Pathology tables give you quick access to clinical findings, laboratory findings, sonography findings, and differential considerations.

Sonographic Findings highlight key clinical information.

Key terms and chapter objectives help you study more efficiently.

Review questions on a companion Evolve website reinforce your understanding of essential concepts.

New chapters detail the latest clinically relevant content in the areas of:

• Essentials of Patient Care for the Sonographer

• Artifacts in Image Acquisition

• Understanding Other Imaging Modalities

• Ergonomics and Musculoskeletal Issues in Sonography

• 3D and 4D Evaluation of Fetal Anomalies

More than 700 new images (350 in color) clarify complex anatomic concepts.

Extensive content updates reflect important changes in urinary, liver, musculoskeletal, breast, cerebrovascular, gynecological, and obstetric sonography.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781422481639
  • Publisher: LexisNexis Matthew Bender
  • Publication date: 1/28/2011
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 8
  • Sales rank: 610,631
  • Product dimensions: 7.90 (w) x 10.40 (h) x 1.70 (d)

Table of Contents

Volume 1


1. Foundations of Sonography

2. Introduction to Physical Findings, Physiology, and Laboratory Data

3. Essentials of Patient Care for the Sonographer NEW

4. Ergonomics and Musculoskeletal Issues in Sonography NEW

5. Understanding Other Imaging Modalities NEW

6. Artifacts in Scanning NEW


7. Anatomic and Physiologic Relationships within the Abdominal Cavity

8. Introduction to Abdominal Scanning: Techniques and Protocols

9. The Vascular System

10. The Liver

11. The Gallbladder and the Biliary System

12. The Pancreas

13. The Gastrointestinal Tract

14. The Urinary System

15. The Spleen

16. The Retroperitoneum

17. The Peritoneal Cavity and Abdominal Wall

18. Abdominal Applications of Ultrasound Contrast

19. Ultrasound-Guided Interventional Techniques

20. Emergent Abdominal Ultrasound Procedures


21. The Breast

22. The Thyroid

23. The Scrotum

24. The Musculoskeletal System


25. Neonatal Echoencephalography

26. The Pediatric Abdomen: Jaundice and Common Surgical Conditions

27. The Neonatal and Pediatric Kidneys and Adrenal Glands

28. The Neonatal and Pediatric Pelvis

29. The Neonatal Hip

30. The Neonatal Spine

Volume 2


31. Anatomic and Physiologic Relationships within the Thoracic Cavity

32. Introduction to Echocardiographic Evaluation and Techniques

33. Fetal Echocardiography: Beyond the Four Chambers

34. Fetal Echocardiography: Congenital Heart Disease


35. Extracranial Cerebrovascular Evaluation

36. Intracranial Cerebrovascular Evaluation

37. Peripheral Arterial Evaluation

38. Peripheral Venous Evaluation


39. Normal Anatomy and Physiology of the Female Pelvis

40. Sonographic and Doppler Evaluation of the Female Pelvis

41. Uterine Pathology

42. Ovarian Pathology

43. Adnexal Pathology

44. The Role of Sonography in Evaluating Female Infertility


45. The Role of Sonography in Obstetrics

46. Clinical Ethics for Obstetric Sonography

47. The Normal First Trimester

48. First Trimester Complications

49. Sonography of the Second and Third Trimesters

50. Obstetric Measurements and Gestational Age

51. Fetal Growth Assessment using Sonography

52. Sonography and High Risk Pregnancy

53. Prenatal Diagnosis of Congenital Anomalies

54. 3D and 4D Evaluation of Fetal Anomalies NEW

55. The Placenta

56. The Umbilical Cord

57. Amniotic Fluid, Membranes, and Fetal Hydrops

58. The Fetal Face and Neck

59. The Fetal Neural Axis

60. The Fetal Thorax

61. The Fetal Anterior Abdominal Wall

62. The Fetal Abdomen

63. The Fetal Urogenital System

64. The Fetal Skeleton

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