Thoracic Imaging: Pulmonary and Cardiovascular Radiology / Edition 2

Thoracic Imaging: Pulmonary and Cardiovascular Radiology / Edition 2

by W. Richard Webb, Charles B. Higgins
     
 

Thoracic Imaging, Second Edition, written by two of the world's most respected specialists in thoracic imaging, is the most comprehensive text-reference to address imaging of the heart and lungs. Inside you'll discover the expert guidance required for the accurate radiologic assessment and diagnosis of both congenital and acquired cardiovascular and

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Overview

Thoracic Imaging, Second Edition, written by two of the world's most respected specialists in thoracic imaging, is the most comprehensive text-reference to address imaging of the heart and lungs. Inside you'll discover the expert guidance required for the accurate radiologic assessment and diagnosis of both congenital and acquired cardiovascular and pulmonary diseases. New topics in this edition include coronary artery CT, myocardial disease, pericardial disease, and CT of ischemic heart disease. This edition has a new full-color design and many full-color images, including PET-CT.

A companion website will offer fully searchable text and images.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781605479767
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
10/04/2010
Edition description:
Second, North American Edition
Pages:
928
Sales rank:
451,357
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.60(d)

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Table of Contents

  • 1. Congenital Bronchopulmonary Lesion
  • 2. Consolidation and Atelectasis
  • 3. Lung Cancer and Bronchopulmonary Neoplasms
  • 4. Metastatic Tumor
  • 5. Lymphoma and Lymphoproliferative Disease
  • 6. The Pulmonary Hila
  • 7. The Normal Mediastinum
  • 8. The Mediastinum: Mediastinal Masses
  • 9. Solitary and Multiple Nodules, Masses, Cavities, and Cysts
  • 10. Plain Film and High-resolution Computed Tomographic Assessment of Diffuse Infiltrative Lung Disease
  • 11. Pulmonary Edema, the Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome, and Radiology in the Intensive Care Unit
  • 12. Pulmonary Infections
  • 13. The Idiopathic Interstitial Pneumonias
  • 14. Collagen Vascular Diseases
  • 15. Sarcoidosis
  • 16. Allergic Lung Diseases: Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis and Eosinophilic Lung Disease
  • 17. Iatrogenic Lung Diseases: Drug-induced Lung Disease and Radiation Pneumonitis
  • 18. Pneumoconioses
  • 19. Diffuse Pulmonary Hemorrhage and Pulmonary Vasculitis
  • 20. Diffuse Lung Disease Associated with Lipid: Exogenous Lipid Pneumonia and Alveolar Proteinosis
  • 21. Diffuse Lung Diseases Associated with Calcification
  • 22. The Trachea
  • 23. Airway Disease: Bronchiectasis, Chronic Bronchitis, and Bronchiolitis
  • 24. Emphysema and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
  • 25. Diffuse Cystic Lung Diseases
  • 26. The Pleura and Pleural Disease
  • 27. Pulmonary Thromboembolic Disease
  • 28. Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • 29. Computed Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Thoracic Aorta
  • 30. Radiography of Acquired Heart Disease
  • 31. Radiography of Congenital Heart Disease
  • 32. Valvular Heart Disease
  • 33. Myocardial Diseases
  • 34. Pericardial Diseases
  • 35. Cardiac and Paracardiac Masses
  • 36. Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Congenital Heart Disease
  • 37. Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Ischemic Heart Disease
  • 38. Computed Tomography of Ischemic Heart Disease
  • 39. Computed Tomography of Coronary Arteries

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