Accident and Emergency Radiology: A Survival Guide - 3rd Edition - ISBN: 9780702042324, 9780702050312

Accident and Emergency Radiology: A Survival Guide

3rd Edition

Authors: Nigel Raby Laurence Berman Simon Morley Gerald de Lacey
Paperback ISBN: 9780702042324
eBook ISBN: 9780702050312
Imprint: Saunders Ltd.
Published Date: 27th August 2014
Page Count: 384

Description

Since it was first published, Accident and Emergency Radiology: A Survival Guide has become the classic in-my-pocket-reference and an indispensable aid to all those who work in the Emergency Department. The core and substantial value lies in the step-by-step analytical approaches which help you to answer this question: "These images look normal to me, but . . . how can I be sure that I am not missing a subtle but important abnormality?"

"This book will provide essential reading and support to A&E trainees, medical students, radiology trainees, reporting radiographers and clinical nurse specialists, all of whom may be faced with trauma cases requiring accurate diagnosis and treatment." Reviewed by: RAD Magazine Feb 2015

"... Very nearly flawless...contains just the right amount of information to accommodate readers from trainees through to consultant or attending level." Reviewed by African Journal of Emergency Medicine , Jun 2015

Key Features

  • Ensure accuracy in reading and interpretation of any given image. Common sources of error and diagnostic difficulty are highlighted.
  • Prevent mistakes. Pitfalls and associated abnormalities are emphasized throughout.
  • Avoid misdiagnoses. Normal anatomy is outlined alongside schemes for detecting variants of the norm. Each chapter concludes with a summary of key points. Will provide a useful overview of the most important features in diagnosis and interpretation.
  • Easily grasp difficult anatomical concepts. Radiographs accompanied by clear, explanatory line-drawings.

Table of Contents

Basic Principles
Skull
Face
Shoulder
Elbow
Wrist and Distal Forearm
Hand and Fingers
Cervical Spine
Thoracic and Lumbar Spine
Pelvis
Hip and Proximal Femur
Knee
Ankle and Hindfoot
Midfoor and Forefoot
Chest
Abdomen
Penetrating Foreign Bodies
Swallowed Foreign Bodies
Particular Paediatric Points
Glossary

Details

No. of pages:
384
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders Ltd. 2015
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders Ltd.
Paperback ISBN:
9780702042324
eBook ISBN:
9780702050312
eBook ISBN:
9780702058059

About the Author

Nigel Raby

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant Radiologist,Western Infirmary, Glasgow Consultant Radiologist

Laurence Berman

Affiliations and Expertise

Lecturer and Honorary Consultant Radiologist, University of Cambridge and Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge Consultant Radiologist

Simon Morley

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant Radiologist, University College Hospitals, London, UK

Gerald de Lacey

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant Radiologist to www.radiology-courses.com and formerly Consultant Radiologist at Northwick Park Hospital, London, UK