Gastrointestinal Imaging, An Issue of Gastroenterology Clinics of North America - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780323642330, 9780323642347

Gastrointestinal Imaging, An Issue of Gastroenterology Clinics of North America, Volume 47-3

1st Edition

Authors: Perry Pickhardt
eBook ISBN: 9780323642347
Hardcover ISBN: 9780323642330
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 3rd October 2018
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Table of Contents

Foreword: Diagnostic Imaging: A Peephole into Many of the Body’s Dressing Rooms

Preface: Gastrointestinal Imaging: Rapid Advancements Leading to Improved Patient Care

Ten Questions About Barium Esophagography and Dysphagia

Computed Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Small Bowel Enterography: Current Status and Future Trends Focusing on Crohn’s Disease

Radiologic Assessment of Gastrointestinal Bleeding

The Natural History of Colorectal Polyps: Overview of Predictive Static and Dynamic Features

Rectal MRI for Cancer Staging and Surveillance

Defecography: An Overview of Technique, Interpretation, and Impact on Patient Care

Multidetector Computed Tomography for Retrospective, Noninvasive Staging of Liver Fibrosis

Role of Imaging in Surveillance and Diagnosis of Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Imaging in Autoimmune Pancreatitis and Immunoglobulin G4–Related Disease of the Abdomen

Percutaneous Biliary Interventions

Splenomegaly: A Combined Clinical and Radiologic Approach to the Differential Diagnosis

MRI of the Nontraumatic Acute Abdomen: Description of Findings and Multimodality Correlation

PET/MRI for Gastrointestinal Imaging: Current Clinical Status and Future Prospects


Description

With collaboration of Dr. Alan Buchman, Consulting Editor, Dr. Perry J. Pickhardt has created a comprehensive issue of Gastroenterology Clinics that looks at imaging techniques for gastrointestinal diseases. Experts in their respective fields have contributed clinical reviews in the following areas: Evaluation of Dysphagia: The Role of Barium Fluoroscopy; CT and MR Small Bowel Enterography: Current Status and Future Trends; Radiologic Assessment of Gastrointestinal Bleeding; CT Colonography: Implementation for Screening; Rectal MR for Cancer Staging and Surveillance; Defecography (fluoro vs MR); Noninvasive Imaging Techniques for Staging Liver Fibrosis; HCC Screening: Comparison of US, CT, and MR Approaches; Pancreatic Cystic Lesions; Overview of biliary imaging; Splenomegaly:  Clinico-Radiologic Approach to the Differential Diagnosis; MR for Non-Traumatic Acute Abdominal Pain: Comparison with CT and US; and PET/MR: Current Clinical Status and Future Prospects. Gastroenterologists will come away with the knowledge they need to understand the latest imaging modalities for diagnosis and assessment of gastrointestinal diseases and disorders.


Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2018
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier
eBook ISBN:
9780323642347
Hardcover ISBN:
9780323642330

About the Authors

Perry Pickhardt Author

University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health Madison, WI USA

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor Of Radiology, Abdominal Imaging Section, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health Madison, WI USA