Key Features

  • Determine the best modality for each patient with state-of-the art discussions of the latest pediatric imaging techniques.
  • Quickly grasp the fundamentals you need to know through a more precise, streamlined format, reorganized by systems and disease processes, as well as "Teaching Boxes" that highlight key points in each chapter.

Table of Contents

Section 1: Radiation Effects and Safety

1. Radiation Bioeffects, Risks, and Radiation Protection in Medical Imaging in Children

2. Complications of Contrast Media

3. Magnetic Resonance Safety

Section 2: Head and Neck

Part 1: Orbit

4. Embryology, Anatomy, Normal Findings, and Imaging Techniques

5. Prenatal, Congenital, and Neonatal Abnormalities

6. Orbit Infection and Inflammation

7. Orbital Neoplasia

Part 2: Nose and Sinuses

8. Nose and Sinonasal Cavities

Part 3: Ear and Temporal Bone

9. Embryology, Anatomy, Normal Findings, and Imaging Techniques

10. Congenital and Neonatal Abnormalities

11. Infection and Inflammation

12. Neoplasia

Part 4: Neck

13. Embryology, Anatomy, Normal Findings, and Imaging Techniques

14. Prenatal, Congenital, and Neonatal Abnormalities

15. Infection and Inflammation

16. Neoplasia

Part 5: Thyroid and Parathyroid

17. Thyroid and Parathyroid

Section 3: Neuroradiology

Part 1: Cranium and Face

18. Embryology, Anatomy, Normal Findings, and Imaging Techniques

19. Prenatal Imaging

20. Craniosynostosis, Selected Craniofacial Syndromes, and Other Abnormalities of the Skull

21. Neoplasms, Neoplasm-like Lesions, and Infections of the Skull

Part 2: Mandible

22. The Mandible

Part 3: Skull and Facial Trauma

23. Traumatic Lesions of the Skull and Face

Part 4: Brain

24. Embryology and Brain Development

25. Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy and Positron Emission Tomography

26. Diffusion-Weighted Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Principles and Implementation in Clinical and Research Settings

27. Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging

28. Perfusion

Details

No. of pages:
1784
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2014
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Print ISBN:
9780323081764
Electronic ISBN:
9781455753604