Key Features

  • Step-by-step guide to performing, interpreting and reporting breast ultrasound examinations
  • Extensive coverage of underlying principles and practice of breast ultrasound
  • Holistic chapter on ultrasound of the male breast
  • Experienced editor and contributing team with current experience in clinical practice and educational delivery
  • Application specific physics and equipment chapters

Table of Contents

Introduction (Anne-Marie Dixon)
Breast cancer, diagnosis and imaging : a historical perspective (Gillian R. Clough)
Equipment for breast ultrasound (Heather Venables)
Breast anatomy and normal ultrasound appearances (Mike Stocksley and Anne-Marie Dixon)
Ultrasound examination technique (Anne-Marie Dixon)
Ultrasound image interpretation, recording and reporting (Anne-Marie Dixon)
Benign breast disease (David S. Enion and Anne-Marie Dixon)
Malignant breast disease (Anne-Marie Dixon)
Ultrasound of the augmented breast (Anne-Marie Dixon)
Breast disease in the male patient (Caroline Begaj)
Ultrasounded guided interventional techniques (Anne-Marie Dixon)
Additional diagnostic imaging techniques (Anne-Marie Dixon)
Breast imaging service provision, education and training (Jacqui Lee and Anne-Marie Dixon)

Details

No. of pages:
288
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2008
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
Electronic ISBN:
9780702032912
Print ISBN:
9780443100765

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