Key Features

  • Includes all imaging modalities relevant to rheumatic disease, and applications and contraindications of each, for balanced coverage.
  • Incorporates a user-friendly, consistent full-color format for quick and easy reference.
  • Provides osteoarticular and extra-articular features and findings to show how imaging benefits diagnosis and management of complex rheumatologic conditions.
  • Creates a one-stop shop with comprehensive coverage of imaging for all rheumatic conditions, including metabolic conditions and pediatric disorders.
  • Presents interventional techniques—injections, arthrography, radiofrequency ablation—to create the perfect
    diagnostic and interventional clinical tool.

Table of Contents

I. GENERAL IMAGING PRINCIPLES

1 Clinical Applications of Multi Detector Computed Tomography in Musculoskeletal Imaging, Joshua M. Farber

2 Scintigraphy of the Musculoskeletal System, Nayer Nikpoor

3 Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Hiroshi Yoshioka, Philipp M. Schlechtweg, Katsumi Kose

4 Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) of Articular Cartilage, Philipp Lang, Mathias Brem, Gesa Neumann, Hiroshi Yoshioka, Christian Glaser, Bernd Bittersohl, Jeff Duryea

5 Arthrography and Injection Procedures, Kevin Carter, Sanjay Mudigonda

6 Dual X-ray Absorptiometry, Leon Lenchik

7 Ultrasound, Gandikota Girish, Jon A. Jacobson

II. IMAGING OF DEGENERATIVE AND TRAUMATIC CONDITIONS

8 Osteoarthritis of the Apendicular Skeleton, Barbara N. Weissman

9 Degenerative Disorders of the Spine, Tarak H. Patel, John A. Carrino

10 Imaging of Diabetes Mellitus and Neuropathic Arthropathy: The Diabetic Foot, Mark E. Schweitzer, Melissa Birnbaum

11 Stress Injuries to Bone, Richard H. Daffner

12 Traumatic Muscle Injuries, Tara Lawrimore, William Palmer

13 Imaging of Tendons and Bursae, Mary G. Hochman

14 Entrapment Syndromes, Mary G. Hochman

15 Drug Related Disorders, Barbara N. Weissman

16 Infarction and Osteonecrosis, Murray Dalinka

17 Hematologic and Malignant Disorders, HPOA, Barbara N. Weissman

18 Juxta-Articular Cysts and Fluid Collections: Imaging and Intervention, Joel S. Newman

19 Imaging of Infection, Amy Rosen Lecomte, Mohamad Ossiani, Piran Aliabadi

20 Imaging of Rheumatoid Arthritis, John D. MacKenzie, David Karasick

21 Scleroderma and Related Disorders, Leyla Alparlslan

22 Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Antiphospholipid syndrome and Related Conditions, Vasculitic Syndromes, Barbara N. Weissman

23 Seronegative Spondyloarthropathies and SAPHO Syndrome, Joel Rubenstein

24 Imaging Invest

Details

No. of pages:
772
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
eBook ISBN:
9780323315449
eBook ISBN:
9780323074681
Print ISBN:
9780323041775

About the author

Barbara Weissman

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor of Radiology, Harvard Medical School, Chief, Section of Skeletal Radiology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA