Ultrasound and the Fetal Brain

Ultrasound and the Fetal Brain

by F.A. Chervenak
     
 

This book presents original new data along with authoritative analyses and syntheses of all available clinical and research findings on using ultrasound, including color Doppler and magnetic resonance imaging, to examine and diagnose pathologies of, damage to, and anomalies of the fetal brain. It has eleven color plates of ultrasound and color Doppler scans, many

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This book presents original new data along with authoritative analyses and syntheses of all available clinical and research findings on using ultrasound, including color Doppler and magnetic resonance imaging, to examine and diagnose pathologies of, damage to, and anomalies of the fetal brain. It has eleven color plates of ultrasound and color Doppler scans, many black-and-white illustrations, and the largest collection of references ever published on ultrasound and the fetal brain. The contributing authors are the world's pioneering experts on ultrasound diagnosis in obstetrics and gynecology, whose work forms the backbone of modern clinical practice and research in this field.

Editorial Reviews

Doody's Review Service
Reviewer: Randall S. Kuhlmann, MD, PhD (Medical College of Wisconsin)
Description: This book represents a new volume in the Progress in Obstetrical and Gynecological Sonography series.
Purpose: The chapters provide new data on the topics covered and address the reliability of the new data. Subsequently, these data and new findings can be applied to everyday ultrasonic practice and diagnosis. The objectives set forth by the authors have been met.
Audience: The book is written for the sonologist with a special interest and training in fetal ultrasound. The authors are credible authorities in the field.
Features: The book is appropriately illustrated. References are current. The use of color flow Doppler and color mapping enhances the subject.
Assessment: The book volume enhances and updates the literature concerning ultrasonic evaluation of the fetal brain. The reference book should be available for purchase by ultrasonographers with a special interest in studying the fetal brain.
3 Stars from Doody
Randall S. Kuhlmann
This book represents a new volume in the Progress in Obstetrical and Gynecological Sonography series. The chapters provide new data on the topics covered and address the reliability of the new data. Subsequently, these data and new findings can be applied to everyday ultrasonic practice and diagnosis. The objectives set forth by the authors have been met. The book is written for the sonologist with a special interest and training in fetal ultrasound. The authors are credible authorities in the field. The book is appropriately illustrated. References are current. The use of color flow Doppler and color mapping enhances the subject. The book volume enhances and updates the literature concerning ultrasonic evaluation of the fetal brain. The reference book should be available for purchase by ultrasonographers with a special interest in studying the fetal brain.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781850706120
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
07/15/1995
Series:
Progress in Obstetric and Gynecological Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
254
Product dimensions:
7.80(w) x 10.30(h) x 0.81(d)

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