Fundamentals of Musculoskeletal Ultrasound - 2nd Edition - ISBN: 9781455738182, 9781455738236

Fundamentals of Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

2nd Edition

Authors: Jon Jacobson
Print ISBN: 9781455738182
eBook ISBN: 9781455738236
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 7th November 2012
Page Count: 400


Master the key concepts you need to perform, read, and interpret musculoskeletal ultrasounds. A straightforward approach, an abundance of detailed ultrasound images, and online video demonstrations provide step-by-step guidance that makes learning easy.

Key Features

  • Find answers quickly thanks to a succinct, highly accessible writing style that makes information easy to understand.
  • Deepen your understanding of the anatomy of peripheral joints so you can interpret ultrasound scans with confidence.
  • Differentiate one condition from another by examining the sonographic appearances of common musculoskeletal pathologies.
  • Correlate your knowledge of anatomy with the development of skilled ultrasound technique. This is an excellent primer for rheumatologists incorporating MSK US into their practices to evaluate and treat inflammatory joint diseases.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Introduction

Chapter 2: Basic Pathology Concepts

Chapter 3: Shoulder Ultrasound

Chapter 4: Elbow Ultrasound

Chapter 5: Wrist and Hand Ultrasound

Chapter 6: Hip and Thigh Ultrasound

Chapter 7: Knee Ultrasound

Chapter 8: Ankle, Foot, and Lower Leg Ultrasound

Chapter 9: Interventional Techniques


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About the Author

Jon Jacobson

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor of Radiology; Director, Division of Musculoskeletal Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI