Diagnostic Imaging: Cardiovascular

1st Edition


  • Print ISBN 9781416033400

Key Features

  • Reviews the top imaging diagnoses in cardiology—including those for both common and less common entities—for complete guidance for even the most challenging clinical cases.
  • Summarizes the key findings obtained through CT, MR, radiographs, nuclear medicine, echocardiography, Doppler ultrasound—and other pertinent modalities for each diagnosis—enabling you to compare your findings for the most accurate and informed diagnoses.
  • Keeps you up to date with the most relevant developments in the field including cardiac gated coronary MDCT, cardiac MR viability imaging, and 64-slice vascular CT angiography.
  • Features bulleted lists of concise, yet detailed information for at-a-glance review.
  • Includes an extensive image gallery for each entity, depicting typical and variant imaging findings for easy comparison to the images you see in practice.
  • Displays a "thumbnail" visual differential diagnosis for each entity to help you easily identify conditions.
  • Offers more representative images, more case data, and more current references than other references...saving you valuable research time.


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About the authors

Suhny Abbara

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Department of Radiology, Chief, Cardiothoracic Imaging, Medical Center, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas

Thomas Walker

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Radiologist, Massachusetts General Hospital; Instructor of Radiology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA