Mosby's Radiography Online: Anatomy and Positioning for Merrill's Atlas of Radiographic Positioning & Procedures (Access Code)

12th Edition

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Description

Offering unique learning opportunities beyond the traditional textbook, Mosby's Radiography Online: Anatomy and Positioning for Merrill's Atlas of Radiographic Positioning & Procedures, 12th Edition, uses problem-based learning to help you develop essential critical thinking skills. Authors Eugene Frank, Bruce Long, and Barbara Smith have designed this innovative learning resource so that it can be used seamlessly and effectively in conjunction with Merrill’s Atlas, Pocket Guide, and Workbook — a complete package that enhances learning and improves your understanding of radiographic anatomy and positioning. Numerous updates make Mosby's Radiography Online easier to use than ever before!

Key Features

  • Animations and slide shows with audio narration demonstrate positioning procedures and help you grasp difficult concepts.
  • Interactive exercises such as case studies, image evaluations, and a variety of interactive exercises reinforce learning and make study more interesting and engaging.
  • Labeling exercises provide a review of the anatomy and articulations of the body part being discussed, challenging your knowledge and determining if you’re ready to proceed in the module.
  • Unique situations encountered in the clinical environment enhance your knowledge of both routine and special projections needed to expertly demonstrate specific types of trauma or pathology.
  • Image evaluations show positioning and technical errors and promote critical thinking and interactive learning.
  • Learning links direct you to related sites on the Internet.
  • Self-assessment quizzes help you determine your strengths and weaknesses before taking the exam.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Radiography
2. Compensating Filters
3. Anatomy and Positioning Terminology
4. Upper Limb
5. Shoulder Girdle
6. Lower Limb
7. Pelvis and Upper Femora
8. Vertebral Column
9. Bony Thorax
10. Thoracic Viscera
11. Long Bone Measurement
12. Contrast Arthrography
13. Trauma Radiography
14. Mouth and Salivary Glands
15. Anterior Part of Neck: Pharynx, Larynx, Thyroid Gland
16. Digestive System: Abdomen, Liver, Spleen, Biliary Tract
17. Digestive System: Alimentary Tract
18. Urinary System and Venipuncture
19. Reproductive System
20. Skull
21. Facial Bones
22. Paranasal Sinuses
23. Mammography

Details

Language:
English
Imprint:
Mosby
eBook ISBN:
9780323073295

About the authors

Eugene Frank

Affiliations and Expertise

Retired Director, Radiography Program, Riverland Community College, Austin, MN; Assistant Professor of Radiology, Emeritus, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN

Bruce Long

Affiliations and Expertise

Director and Associate Professor, Radiologic Imaging and Sciences Programs, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA

Barbara Smith

Affiliations and Expertise

Instructor, Radiologic Technology, Medical Imaging Department, Portland Community College, Portland, OR, USA