Grainger & Allison's Diagnostic Radiology - 5th Edition

Grainger & Allison's Diagnostic Radiology

5th Edition

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Editors: Andy Adam Adrian Dixon Ronald Grainger David Allison
Authors: Andy Adam Adrian Dixon Ronald Grainger David Allison
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone

Description

Now published in 2 volumes, the new edition of this landmark text gives you a succinct but comprehensive account of all currently available imaging modalities and their clinical applications. Extensively revised and restructured, it is an excellent review text for resident radiologists, offering detailed information on all the imaging modalities and interventional procedures needed for exam preparation. Additionally, it helps the practicing radiologists with a concentrated overview of the latest imaging techniques covering all parts of the body.

Key Features

  • Provides a succinct, comprehensive account of the entire spectrum of imaging modalities and their clinical applications so you can master the field and prepare for certification or recertification.
  • Offers summaries of interventional techniques rather than step-by-step instructions on the procedures themselves, thus giving you more relevant information you can use in daily practice.
  • Uses nearly 4,000 outstanding illustrations creating a visual guide to help you solve even your toughest diagnostic problems.

Table of Contents

VOLUME 1

SECTION ONE Imaging techniques and general issues


1. RADIOGRAPHIC TECHNIQUES

2. CONTRAST MEDIA

3. ANGIOGRAPHY: PRINCIPLES, TECHNIQUES AND COMPLICATIONS

4. ULTRASOUND

5. COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY

6. MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING

7. RADIONUCLIDE IMAGING: NUCLEAR MEDICINE (NM) INCLUDING POSITRON EMISSION IMAGING (PET)

8. FUNCTIONAL, PHYSIOLOGICAL AND MOLECULAR IMAGING

9. RADIATION ISSUES RADIATION PROTECTION AND PATIENT DOSES IN DIAGNOSTIC IMAGING

10. PICTURE ARCHIVING AND COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS (PACS)

11. CLINICAL GOVERNANCE – INCLUDING AUDIT, MEDICO-LEGAL ASPECTS, ETC.

SECTION TWO The chest and cardiovascular system

11. TECHNIQUES AND ANATOMY

12. THE NORMAL CHEST

13. THE CHEST WALL, PLEURA AND DIAPHRAGM

14. THE MEDIASTINUM INCLUDING THE PERICARDIUM

15. PULMONARY INFECTION IN ADULTS

16. LARGE AIRWAY DISEASE AND CHRONIC AIRFLOW OBSTRUCTION

17. PULMONARY LOBAR COLLAPSE: ESSENTIAL CONSIDERATIONS

18. PULMONARY NEOPLASMS

19. INTERSTITIAL AND OCCUPATIONAL LUNG DISEASE

20. TRAUMA AND INTENSIVE CARE RADIOLOGY

21. AIR-SPACE DISEASES

22. CARDIAC TECHNIQUES AND ANATOMY

23. CONGENITAL HEART DISEASE

24. ACQUIRED VALVULAR HEART DISEASE AND POSTOPERATIVE FEATURES

25. ISCHAEMIC HEART DISEASE

26. THE PULMONARY CIRCULATION AND PULMONARY THROMBOEMBOLISM

27. THE AORTA

28. THE PERIPHERAL VASCULAR SYSTEM

SECTION THREE Gastrointestinal imaging

29. ANATOMY AND TECHNIQUES INCLUDING THE PLAIN ABDOMINAL RADIOGRAPH

30. THE OESOPHAGUS

31. THE STOMACH

32. THE SMALL INTESTINE INCLUDING THE DUODENUM

33. THE LARGE BOWEL

34. IMAGING OF THE PERITONEUM, MESENTERY AND OMENTUM

35. THE LIVER, INCLUDING TRANSPLANTATION ISSUES

36. THE BILIARY SYSTEM

37. THE PANCREAS

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Details

Language:
English
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
eBook ISBN:
9780702031892

About the Editor

Andy Adam

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Interventional Radiology Guy's, King's and St Thomas' School of Medicine London, UK

Adrian Dixon

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Radiology, Department of Radiology, Addenbrooke's Hopsital University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK

Ronald Grainger

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Diagnostic Radiology (Emeritus), University of Sheffield; Honorary Consultant Radiologist, Royal Hallamshire Hospital and Northern General Hospital, Sheffield, UK

David Allison

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Diagnostic Radiology, Royal Postgraduate Medical School, Hammersmith Hospital, London, UK

About the Author

Andy Adam

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Interventional Radiology Guy's, King's and St Thomas' School of Medicine London, UK

Adrian Dixon

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Radiology, Department of Radiology, Addenbrooke's Hopsital University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK

Ronald Grainger

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Diagnostic Radiology (Emeritus), University of Sheffield; Honorary Consultant Radiologist, Royal Hallamshire Hospital and Northern General Hospital, Sheffield, UK

David Allison

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Diagnostic Radiology, Royal Postgraduate Medical School, Hammersmith Hospital, London, UK