Imaging of the Chest, 2-Volume Set

1st Edition

Expert Radiology Series

Authors:

  • Nestor Muller
  • C. Silva
    • Not Applicable ISBN 9781416040484

    Key Features

    • Offers advice from a diverse group of experts from around the globe, providing you with a wide range of options and perspectives to help you overcome difficult challenges.
    • Presents radiographic images as well as multislice CT, high-resolution CT, and when appropriate, MR, PT, CT-PET, ultrasonography, and pathologic findings so you can easily compare results.
    • Incorporates characteristic clinical manifestations of the various entities to facilitate differential diagnosis and to help you fully understand the patterns and distribution of abnormalities.
    • Structures every chapter consistently to include pathophysiology, imaging techniques, imaging findings, differential diagnosis, and treatment options so you can make the best informed decisions.
    • Provides boxes highlighting “what the referring physician needs to know”, to assist you with report writing, as well as suggestions for treatment and future imaging studies.
    • Uses more than 3,100 superior, large digital-quality images (650 in full color) depicting all of the chest imaging findings you’re likely to see, and helping you distinguish between conditions with similar presentations.
    • Includes color artwork that lets you easily find critical anatomic views of diseases and injuries.
    • Features a full-color design throughout, color-coded tables, classic signs boxes, and bulleted lists that highlight key concepts and get you to the information you need quickly.

    Table of Contents

    I. NORMAL CHEST

    Chapter 1: Normal Chest Radiograph
    Chapter 2: Normal Computed Tomography of the Chest
    Chapter 3: Ultrastructure of the Pulmonary Parenchyma


    II. RADIOLOGIC MANIFESTATIONS OF LUNG DISEASE

    Chapter 4: Consolidation
    Chapter 5: Atelectasis
    Chapter 6: Nodules and Masses
    Chapter 7: Interstitial Patterns
    Chapter 8: Decreased Lung Density


    III. DEVELOPMENTAL LUNG DISEASE

    Chapter 9: Airway and Parenchymal Anomalies
    Chapter 10: Congenital Malformations of the Pulmonary Vessels in the Adult


    IV. PULMONARY INFECTION

    Chapter 11: Community Acquired Pneumonia
    Chapter 12: Bacterial Pneumonia
    Chapter 13: Pulmonary Tuberculosis
    Chapter 14: Nontuberculous (Atypical) Mycobacterial Infection
    Chapter 15: Fungal Infections
    Chapter 16: Mycoplasma Pneumoniae
    Chapter 17: Chlamydia
    Chapter 18: Viruses
    Chapter 19: Parasites


    V. THE IMMUNOCOMPROMISED PATIENT

    Chapter 20: Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS)
    Chapter 21: Immunocompromised Host (Non-AIDS)


    VI. PULMONARY NEOPLASMS

    Chapter 22: Lung Cancer: Overview and Classification
    Chapter 23: Lung Cancer Screening
    Chapter 24: Lung Cancer: Radiologic Manifestations and Diagnosis
    Chapter 25: Pulmonary Carcinoma: Staging
    Chapter 26: Carcinoid Tumors, Pulmonary Tumorlets and Neuroendocrine Hyperplasia
    Chapter 27: Neoplasms of Tracheobronchial Glands
    Chapter 28: Pulmonary Hamartoma
    Chapter 29: Inflammatory Psuedotumor
    Chapter 30: Pulmonary Metastases


    VII. LYMPHOPROLIFERATIVE DISORDERS AND LEUKEMIA

    Chapter 31: Pulmonary Lymphoid Hyperplasia and Lymphoid Interstitial Pneumonia (Lymphocytic Interstitial Pneumonia)
    Chapter 32: Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
    Chapter 33: Hodgkin Disease


    VIII. INTERSTITIAL LUNG DISEASES

    Details

    No. of pages:
    1608
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2008
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    Not Applicable ISBN:
    9781416040484

    About the authors

    Nestor Muller

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor and Chairman, Department of Radiology, University of British Columbia; Head and Medical Director, Department of Radiology, Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

    C. Silva

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Research Associate, Department of Radiology, University of British Columbia and Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada