Radiographic Image Analysis / Edition 3

Radiographic Image Analysis / Edition 3

by Kathy McQuillen Martensen
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1437703364

ISBN-13: 9781437703368

Pub. Date: 02/24/2010

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This comprehensive guide provides all the tools you need to accurately evaluate radiographic images and make the adjustments needed to acquire the best possible diagnostic quality images. You’ll discover how to evaluate an image, identify any improper positioning or techniques that caused poor quality, and correct the problem. No other text is devoted to

Overview

This comprehensive guide provides all the tools you need to accurately evaluate radiographic images and make the adjustments needed to acquire the best possible diagnostic quality images. You’ll discover how to evaluate an image, identify any improper positioning or techniques that caused poor quality, and correct the problem. No other text is devoted to equipping you with the critical thinking skills needed to properly position patients for optimal radiographs and help minimize the need for repeat images.

• Chapter outlines give you an at-a-glance summary of chapter content
• Labeled images with analysis and correction help you develop your skills for producing optimal images, thus reducing the need for repeat procedures
• Student workbook provides additional opportunities to apply what you’ve learned in the text

• Expanded digital radiography content includes advances in digital imaging to keep you up-to-date in the field
• Chapter objectives help you master key content
• Quick reference tables highlight significant information
• More bone photographic images better illustrate difficult-to-evaluate procedures
• More pediatric and trauma images improve your ability to produce optimal images of different procedures

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781437703368
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
02/24/2010
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
592
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

1. Guidelines for Image Analysis

2. Digital Radiography NEW!

3. Image Analysis of the Chest and Abdomen

4. Image Analysis of the Upper Extremity

5. Image Analysis of the Shoulder

6. Image Analysis of the Lower Extremity

7. Image Analysis of the Hip and Pelvis

8. Image Analysis of the Cervical and Thoracic Vertebrae

9. Image Analysis of the Lumbar Vertebrae, Sacrum, and Coccyx

10. Image Analysis of the Sternum and Ribs

11. Image Analysis of the Cranium

12. Image Analysis of the Digestive System

Bibliography

Glossary NEW!

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