Imaging of the Chest, 2-Volume Set

1st Edition

Expert Radiology Series

Authors:

  • C. Silva
  • Nestor Muller
    • Print 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
    Print ISBN:
    9781416040484