Clinical Imaging

2nd Edition

With Skeletal, Chest and Abdomen Pattern Differentials

Editor:

  • Dennis Marchiori
  • Key Features

    • Broad coverage of a wide range of imaging topics beyond basic skeletal radiology, such as the chest, abdomen, brain, and spinal cord
    • This comprehensive text is contained in a convenient single volume
    • Emphasizes plain film radiology and integrates it with MRI and CT
    • Combines the utility of a pattern approach to understanding imaging diagnosis with traditional, detailed descriptions of disease entities
    • Features extensive cross referencing from pattern to disease descriptions for quick reference
    • Contains over 3500 high quality photos and illustrations
    • Includes an extensive radiology chapter on physics, with algorithms for improving film quality
    • Offers in-depth coverage of positioning and roentgenometrics
    • Detailed information on traumatic injuries is listed in an easy-to-use table format
    • Features a thorough discussion of disk degeneration and herniations
    • Written by both chiropractors and medical doctors, providing a broader, multidisciplinary perspective
    • Includes a complete glossary of nearly 500 radiological terms
    • Front inside cover contains a pathology quick reference with corresponding figure numbers
    • Contains a helpful listing of radiology mnemonics

    Table of Contents

    Part I Introduction
    1. Physics
    2. Specialized Imaging
    3. Positioning
    4. Roentgenometrics
    5. Film Interpretation and Report Writing
    6. Normal Anatomy
    7. Normal Variants
    Part II Bone
    8. Congenital Diseases
    9. Arthridites
    10. Trauma
    11. Hematologic Bone
    12. Infections
    13. Bone Tumors
    14. Endocrine
    15. Miscellaneous Bone
    16. Skull Patterns
    17. Spine Patterns
    18. Extremity Patterns
    19. General Skeletal Patterns
    20. MRI Patterns
    Part III Chest
    21. Introduction
    22. Airways
    23. Circulation and Heart
    24. Pulmonary Infections
    25. Neoplasms Chest
    26. Miscellaneous Chest
    27. Chest Patterns
    Part IV Abdomen
    28. Introduction
    29. Genitourinary
    30. Gastrointestinal
    31. Miscellaneous Abdomen
    32. Abdomen Patterns
    Part V Brain and Spinal Cord
    33. Brain and Spinal Cord

    Details

    No. of pages:
    1488
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2005
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Mosby
    Print ISBN:
    9780323022644
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780323071277