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Fundamentals of Body CT

A favorite of radiology residents and practitioners alike, Fundamentals of Body CT makes it remarkably simple to learn how to perform and interpret CT scans. The completely revised and updated 3rd Edition covers the most recent advances in CT technique, including the use of multislice CT to diagnose chest, abdominal, and musculoskeletal abnormalities, as well as the expanded role of 3D CT and CT angiography in clinical practice. The result is today's most accessible, affordable introduction to body CT!

Radiologists, Radiology Residents, Radiology Technicians, Health Science Libraries

Paperback, 448 Pages

Published: October 2005

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4160-0030-3


  • Part I: Thorax

    1. Intro to CT of the Thorax: Chest CT Techniques

    2. Mediastinum-Introduction & Normal Anatomy

    3. Mediastinum-Vascular Abnormalities

    4. Mediastinum- Lymph Node Abnormalities & Masses

    5. The Pulmonary Hila

    6. Lung Disease

    7. Pleura, Chest Wall, and Diaphragm

    Part II: The Abdomen & Pelvis

    8. Introduction to CT of the Abdomen & Pelvis

    9. Peritoneal Cavity, Vessels, Nodes, and Abdominal Wall

    10. Abdominal Trauma

    11. Liver

    12. Biliary Tree and Gallbladder

    13. Pancreas

    14. Spleen

    15. Kidneys and Ureters

    16. Adrenal Glands

    17. Gastrointestinal Tract

    18. Pelvis

    Part III: Musculoskeletal Skeleton

    19. CT in Musculoskeletal Trauma

    20. CT in Musculoskeletal Nontrauma

    21. Incidental Findings


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