- Compare your clinical findings to more than 2,800 digital-quality images of both radiographic images and cutting edge modalities such as MR, multislice CT, ultrasonography, and nuclear medicine, including PET and PET/CT.
- Visualize relevant anatomy more easily thanks to full-color anatomic views throughout.
- Choose the most effective diagnostic options, with an emphasis on cost-effective imaging.
- Apply the expertise of a diverse group of world authorities from around the globe on imaging of the brain.
- Use this reference alongside Dr. Naidich’s Imaging of the Spine for complementary coverage of all aspects of neuroimaging.
- Access the complete contents of Imaging of the Brain online and download all the images at www.expertconsult.com.
Section 1 Techniques for Imaging
1 Static Anatomic Techniques
2 Dynamic Functional and Physiological Techniques
Section 2: Image and Pattern Analysis
3 Analysis of Density, Signal Intensity, and Echogenicity
4 Analysis of Mass Effect
5 Patterns of Contrast Enhancement
Section 3: Scalp, Skull, and Meninges
8 Cranial Meninges
Section 4: Normal Brain Anatomy
9 Surface Anatomy of the Cerebrum
10 Cerebral Cortex
11 Deep Gray Nuclei and Related Fiber Tracts
12 White Matter
13 Ventricles and Intracranial Subarachnoid Spaces
14 Sella Turcica and Pituitary Gland
15 Brain Stem
17 Cranial Nerves
Section 5: Cerebrovascular Anatomy and Disease
18 Normal Vascular Anatomy
19 Intracranial Hemorrhage
20 Atherosclerosis and the Chronology of Infarction
21 Other Arteriopathies
22 Venous Occlusive Disease
24 Vascular Malformations
Section 6: Craniocerebral Trauma
25 Fracture and Hemorrhage
26 Vascular Injury and Parenchymal Changes
Section 7: Cysts and Tumors
27 Intracranial Cysts and Cyst-Like Lesions
28 Neuroepithelial Cysts, Porencephaly, and Perivascular Spaces
29 Overview of Adult Primary Neoplasms and Metastatic Disease
30 Meningeal Neoplasms
31 Vascular and Hematopoietic Neoplasms
32 Intra-Axial Neoplasms
33 Sellar and Juxtasellar Tumors
34 Pineal Region Masses
35 Posterior Fossa Intra-Axial Tumors
36 Cerebellopontine Angle and Internal Auditory Canal Neoplasms
37 Tumors of the Cranial/Spinal Nerves
38 Management of the Tumor Patient
Section 8: The Phakomatoses
39 Phakomatoses: Tumo