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Table of Contents

Volume 1

Section One: Physics and Basic Principles

Basic Physics of Medical Ultrasound

Basic Equipment Components and Image Production

Practical Ultrasound—using scanners and optimizing ultrasound images

Safety

Artefacts in B-mode Scanning

Ultrasonic Contrast Agents

Section Two: Abdomen

Liver: Anatomy and Scanning Techniques

Liver: Diffuse Parenchymal Liver Disease

Liver: Infections and Inflammations

Focal Liver Lesions/Echo Enhancing Agents and the Liver

Biopsy Techniques and RF Ablation

Vascular Disorders of the Liver

Liver Transplantation

Section Three: Gallbladder and Bile Ducts

Gallbladder and Billiary tree

Intraoperative Ultrasound

Section Four: Pancreas and Spleen

Pancreas

Spleen

Section Five: Gastrointestinal Tract

Oesophagus & Stomach

Small Intestine

Appendix, Colon and Rectum

Section Six: Kidneys and Urinary System

Kidneys: Anatomy and Technique

Pelvi-Ureteric Dilatation

Medical Diseases of the Kidney

Infectious Diseases of the Kidney

Vascular Disorders of the Kidney

Renal Cystic Disorders

Solid Renal Masses

Renal Transplantation

Ultrasound of the bladder?

The Prostate & Seminal Vesicles

Diseases of the Testis and Epididymis

Ultrasound of the Penis

Adrenals

Section Seven: Gynaecology

Pelvic Anatomy and Scanning Techniques

Ovaries

Uterus and Vagina

Gynaecological Intervention Techniques

Ultrasound Assessment of Fertility

The First Trimester, Gynaecological aspects

 

VOLUME 2

Section Eight: Other Abdominal Applications

The Abdominal Aorta and Inferior Vena Cava

Abdominal Wall, Peritoneum, Retroperitoneum

Abdominal Trauma

Details

No. of pages:
1624
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2011
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
Electronic ISBN:
9780702047343
Electronic ISBN:
9780702057519
Electronic ISBN:
9780702050244
Print ISBN:
9780702031311

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