Temporal Bone Imaging

Temporal Bone Imaging

by Ellen G. Hoeffner
     
 

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Temporal Bone Imaging is a case-based review of the current techniques for imaging the various temporal bone pathologies frequently encountered in the clinical setting. Detailed discussion of anatomy provides essential background on the complex structure of the temporal bone, as well as the external auditory canal, middle ear and mastoid air cells, facial

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Temporal Bone Imaging is a case-based review of the current techniques for imaging the various temporal bone pathologies frequently encountered in the clinical setting. Detailed discussion of anatomy provides essential background on the complex structure of the temporal bone, as well as the external auditory canal, middle ear and mastoid air cells, facial nerve, and inner ear. Chapters are divided into separate sections based on the anatomic location of the problem, with each chapter addressing a different disease entity.Highlights:

  • Each chapter features succinct descriptions of epidemiology, clinical features, pathology, treatment, and imaging findings for CT and MRI
  • Bulleted lists of pearls highlight important imaging considerations
  • More than 200 high-quality images demonstrate anatomy, pathologic concepts, as well as postoperative outcomes
  • This book will serve as a valuable reference and refresher for radiologists, neuroradiologists, otologists, and head and neck surgeons. Its concise, case-based presentation will help residents and fellows in radiology and otolaryngology-head and neck surgery prepare for board examinations.

    Editorial Reviews

    From the Publisher
    This is a great book. It is clearly written, concise, complete, and easy to read...An excellent well-priced product.— RadiologyThe authors do a great job of summarizing the disease process in only 1 or 2 paragraphs...[provides] a good review of each pathologic situation before going into the findings...a great book for both the otolaryngologist and the radiologist, and [the] brevity of each chapter makes it an easy read.—Otology & NeurotologyOrganized by descriptions of diagnoses that make for easy and informative reading...The imaging is crisp and appropriate, and it properly describes the pearls...succinct...a valuable addition to any neuroradiology library (either personal or sectional).—American Journal of Neuroradiology

    Product Details

    ISBN-13:
    9781588906472
    Publisher:
    Thieme
    Publication date:
    01/01/2011
    Sold by:
    Barnes & Noble
    Format:
    NOOK Book
    Pages:
    244
    File size:
    7 MB

    Meet the Author

    Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Chief of Neuroradiology and Head&Neck Radiology, Associate Professor of Radiology and Otolaryngology Head Neck Surgery, Department of Radiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA

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