Radiology Secrets: With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access / Edition 2

Radiology Secrets: With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access / Edition 2

by E. Scott Pretorius, Jeffrey A. Solomon
     
 

ISBN-10: 0323034055

ISBN-13: 9780323034050

Pub. Date: 09/28/2005

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

The Secrets Series® is breaking new ground again. This best-selling volume in the very popular Secrets Series® is back in an exciting, updated, and completely redesigned 2nd Edition! With a new, two-color page layout, a more portable size, a list of the "Top 100 Secrets" in radiology, and access to the entire book and more online, it helps readers to better

Overview

The Secrets Series® is breaking new ground again. This best-selling volume in the very popular Secrets Series® is back in an exciting, updated, and completely redesigned 2nd Edition! With a new, two-color page layout, a more portable size, a list of the "Top 100 Secrets" in radiology, and access to the entire book and more online, it helps readers to better meet the challenges they face today. At the same time, the book retains all of the features that readers have always appreciated—a question-and-answer format, lists, mnemonics, tables, and an informal tone that make reference fast and easy. No matter what questions arise, in practice or while preparing for the radiology boards, this 2nd Edition has the answers—in print and online.

The smart way to study! Elsevier titles with STUDENT CONSULT will help you master difficult concepts and study more efficiently in print and online! Perform rapid searches. Integrate bonus content from other disciplines. Download text to your handheld device. And a lot more. Each STUDENT CONSULT title comes with full text online, a unique image library, case studies, USMLE style questions, and online note-taking to enhance your learning experience.

• Uses bulleted lists, tables, short answers, and a highly detailed index to expedite reference.
• Features pearls, tips, memory aids, and "secrets" from the experts.
• Covers all of today's most common conditions and their treatment.

• Presents a list of the "Top 100 Secrets" to keep in mind during residency and practice.
• Features a new, more compact trim size (5 1/4" x 8 1/2") for enhanced portability.
• Makes information easier to find with a new, two-color page layout and "Key Points" boxes.
• Identifies useful online sources of additional information.
• Reflects the relative importance of imaging modalities.
• Includes new sections on cardiac and noninvasive vascular imaging and PET.
• Includes new chapters on radiology as a profession, such as; training pathways in radiology, malpractice issues in radiology, and radiology organizations.
• Includes access to STUDENT CONSULT! At www.studentconsult.com, readers will find the complete text and illustrations of the book online, fully searchable · "Integration Links" to bonus content in other STUDENT CONSULT titles · content clipping for handheld devices · an interactive community center with a wealth of additional resources · and much more!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323034050
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
09/28/2005
Series:
Secrets Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
656
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

I. Introduction to Imaging Modalities

1. Introduction to Plain Film Radiography and Fluoroscopy
Linda Kulzer Petrovich, MD, and E. Scott Pretorius, MD
2. Introduction to Ultrasound, CT, and MRI
E. Scott Pretorius, MD
3. Introduction to Nuclear Medicine
Linda Kulzer Petrovich, MD, and E. Scott Pretorius, MD
4. Computers in Radiology
William W. Boonn, MD

II. Breast Imaging

5. Screening Mammography
Susan P. Weinstein, MD
6. Diagnostic Mammography
Susan P. Weinstein, MD
7. Breast Ultrasound and Breast Procedures
Susan P. Weinstein, MD

III. Cardiac and Noninvasive Vascular Imaging

9. Cardiac Imaging
Sridhar R Charagundla, MD, PhD, and Harold I Litt, MD, PhD
10. CTA and MRA of the Aorta
Andrew J. Kapustin, MD, and Harold I. Litt, MD, PhD
11. CTA of the Pulmonary Vasculature
Milan Sheth, MD, and Harold I Litt, MD, PhD
12. CTA and MRA of the Mesenteric and Peripheral Vasculature
Maxim Itkin, MD, and Harold I. Litt, MD, PhD

IV. Gastrointestinal Tract

13. Plain Radiographs of the Abdomen
Stephen E. Rubesin, MD
14. The Upper GI Tract
Stephen E. Rubesin, MD
15. The Colon and Barium Enema
Stephen E. Rubesin, MD
16. MR and CT of the Liver and Biliary Tract
Evan S. Siegelman, MD
17. CT and MRI of the Spleen
E. Scott Pretorius, MD
18. CT and MRI of the Pancreas
Wendy C. Hsu, MD, and E. Scott Pretorius, MD
19. CT of the Acute Abdomen and Pelvis
Drew A. Torigian, MD

V. Genitourinary Tract

20. Intravenous Urography
Parvati Ramchandani, MD
21. Genitourinary Fluoroscopic Examinations
Parvati Ramchandani, MD
22. CT and MRI of the Kidney
E. Scott Pretorius, MD
23. CT and MRI of the Adrenal Glands
E. Scott Pretorius, MD
24. Ultrasound of the Female Pelvis
Jeffrey Scott Friedenberg, MD, and Susan E. Rowling, MD
25. MRI of the Female Pelvis
Gautham Mallampati, MD
26. MRI and Ultrasound of the Male Pelvis
Lisa Jones, MD PhD, and E. Scott Pretorius, MD

VI. Interventional Radiology

27. Patient Sedation and Pain Management
Charles T. Lau, MD, and S. William Stavropoulos, MD
28. Equipment, Terms, and Techniques in Interventional Radiology
Jeffrey A. Solomon, MD, MBA, and S. William Stavropolous, MD
29. Inferior Vena Cava Filters
S. William Stavropoulos, MD, and Jeffrey A Solomon, MD, MBA
30. Peripheral Vascular Disease
Jeffrey A. Solomon, MD, MBA, and Jeffrey I. Mondschein, MD
31. Embolization Techniques and Applications
Sara Chen, MD, and S. William Stavropoulos, MD
32. Hepatobiliary and Portal Venous Interventions
Jeffrey I. Mondschein, MD
33. Genitourinary and Gastrointestinal Interventional Radiology
Charles T. Lau, MD, and S. William Stavropoulos, MD

VII. Musculoskeletal Radiology

34. Extremity Plain Films and Trauma
Woojin Kim, MD, and Neil Roach, MD
35. Plain Film examination of Spinal Trauma
Woojin Kim, MD, and Neil Roach, MD
36. Nontraumatic Spine Plain Films and Degenerative Disease
Christopher J. Yoo, MD, and Neil Roach, MD
37. Osteoporosis
Neil Roach, MD
38. Osteoarthritis and Inflammatory Arthritis
Daniel Saurborn, MD, and Neil Roach, MD
39. Osteomyelitis
Andrew Gordon, MD, and Neil Roach, MD
40. Bone Tumors
Judy S. Blebea, MD
41. Shoulder MRI
Neil Roach, MD
42. MRI of the Elbow and Wrist
Christopher J. Yoo, MD, and Neil Roach, MD
43. MRI of the Hip
Gregory Goodworth, MD, and Neil Roach, MD
44. MRI of the Knee
Hanna M. Zafar MD, MHS, and Neil Roach, MD
45. MRI of the Foot and Ankle
Neil Roach, MD

VIII. Neuroradiology

46. Brain: Anatomy, Trauma, and Tumors
Gul Moonis, MD, and Laurie A. Loevner, MD
47. Brain: Inflammatory, Infectious, and Vascular Diseases
Gul Moonis, MD, and Laurie A. Loevner, MD
48. Advanced Imaging of the Spine
Linda J. Bagley, MD, and Laurie A. Loevner, MD
49. Head and Neck I
Mary Scanlon, MD, and Laurie A. Loevner, MD
50. Head and Neck II
Mary Scanlon, MD, and Laurie A. Loevner, MD

IX. Nuclear Radiology

51. Positron Emission Tomography
Andrew Newberg, MD
52. Bone Scans
Andrew Newberg, MD
53. VQ Scans
Andrew Newberg, MD
54. Thyroid Scintigraphy
Andrew Newberg, MD
55. GI/GU Scintigraphy
Andrew Newberg, MD
56. Nuclear Cardiology
Andrew Newberg, MD

X. Pediatric Radiology

57. Pediatric Thoracic Radiology
D. Andrew Mong, MD
58. Pediatric Gastrointestinal Radiology
Kerry Bron, MD, and Avrum N. Pollock, MD, FRCPC
59. Pediatric Uroradiology
Richard D. Bellah, MD
60. Pediatric Neuroradiology
D. Andrew Mong, MD, and Avrum N. Pollock, MD
61. Pediatric Musculoskeletal Radiology
D. Andrew Mong MD
62. Imaging of Child Abuse
Andrew Mong, MD, and Avrum N. Pollock, MD

XI. Thoracic Radiology

63. Solitary and Multiple Pulmonary Nodules
Drew A. Torigian, MD
64. Interstitial Lung Disease
Wallace T. Miller, Jr., and Drew A. Torigian, MD
65. Mediastinal Diseases
Drew A. Torigian, MD, and Wallace T. Miller, Jr.
66. Pleural Diseases
Drew A. Torigian, MD, and Wallace T. Miller, Jr.
67. Tubes, Lines, and Catheters
Drew A. Torigian, MD

XII. Ultrasonography

68. Obstetric Ultrasound: First-trimester Imaging
Courtney Woodfield, MD, and Beverly G. Coleman, MD, FACR
69. Obstetric Ultrasound: Second-trimester Imaging
Ross I. Silver, MD, and Beverly G. Coleman, MD, FACR
70. Vascular Ultrasound
Denise S. White, DO, and Beverly G. Coleman, MD, FACR
71. Abdominal Ultrasound
Keith A. Ferguson, MD, and Susan Hilton, MD

XIII. Diagnostic Radiology as a Profession

72. Training Pathways in Diagnostic Imaging
E. Scott Pretorius, MD
73. Medicolegal Issues in Diagnostic Imaging
Saurabh Jha, MBBS
74. Radiology Organizations
E. Scott Pretorius, MD

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