Key Features

  • Represents the most comprehensive reference available on the subject of peripheral joints.
  • Maintains a consistent, logical format throughout.
  • Focuses on the derangement of joints, as well as entities that present similarly to help you formulate accurate diagnoses.

Table of Contents

Part I Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Techniques and Protocols

1. Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Technical Considerations

2. Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Typical Protocols

Part II Synovial Joints: General Concepts

3. Synovial Joints: Anatomy and Pathophysiology

4. Articular Cartilage: Anatomy and Pathophysiology

5. Traumatic Disorders of Joints

6. Degenerative Disorders of Joints

7. Inflammatory Disorders of Joints

8. Bleeding Disorders

9. Tumors and Tumor-like Disorders In and About Joints

10. Pigmented Villonodular Synovitiis and Idiopathic Synovial Osteochondromatosis

Part III Bone and Bone Marrow: General Concepts

11. Bone and Bone Marrow: Anatomy and Pathophysiology

12. Traumatic Disorders of Bone

13. Infectious Disorders of Bone and Joint

14. Ischemic Disorders of Bone

15. Paget’s Disease

16. Osteoporosis

17. Tumors and Tumor-like Disorders of Bone

Part IV Soft Tissues: General Concepts

18. Disorders of Muscles and Tendons

19. Disorders of Ligaments

20. Entrapment Neuropathies

Part V Specific Joints: Anatomy and Pathophysiology

21. Shoulder

22. Elbow

23. Wrist and Hand

24. Pelvis and Hip

25. Knee

26. Ankle and Foot


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