Reviewer: Rochell Olive-Harmon, MS (Froedtert Hospital)
Description: Based on Merrill's Atlas of Radiographic Positioning and Procedures, 12th Edition, by the same authors (Elsevier, 2011), this concise guide summarizes information on 170 of the most frequently requested projections.
Purpose: This pocket guide is designed to be used in the clinic to help technologists efficiently and accurately produce quality diagnostic images.
Audience: The book was written for radiology students and technologists.
Features: This is a quick and convenient resource for positioning on a wide variety of radiologic procedures. This edition has added a section on obese patients, which is helpful for our diverse patient population.
Assessment: This is a handy and much-needed guide for radiology technologists and students.