Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

2nd Edition


  • Marnix van Holsbeeck
  • Joseph Introcaso
    • Print ISBN 9780323000185

    Key Features

    * Continues as the first authoritative and comprehensive reference on the applications of ultrasound to the musculoskeletal system. * Uses cross-sectional anatomical specimen to correlate with ultrasound scans. * Offers tips on how to get the best scan possible for demonstration of pathology, surgical planning, and determining whether the patient is predisposed to injury and reinjury. * Describes and depicts examination techniques, normal ultrasonographic anatomy, and pathology in the chapters on disease. * Features imaging algorithms for the sonographic evaluation of each joint. * Includes information on examination technique indications, and differential diagnosis in the chapters on sonography of joints. * Covers sonography of pain syndromes following arthoscopy. * Written by the authoritative leaders in the field, internationally recognized within the radiology community, and also the orthopedics and sports medicine communities.

    Table of Contents

    Chapter 1 - Physical Principles of Ultrasound Imaging Chapter 2 - Artifacts in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Chapter 3 - Sonography of Muscle Chapter 4 - Sonography of Tendons Chapter 5 - Sonography of Bursae Chapter 6 - Sonography of Ligaments Chapter 7 - Sonography of Large Synovial Joints Chapter 8 - Pediatric Musculoskeletal and Spinal Sonography Chapter 9 - Sonography of the Dermis, Hypodermis, Periosteum, and Bone Chapter 10 - Sonography of Rheumatoid Disease Chapter 11 - Evaluation of Foreign Bodies Chapter 12 - Sonography of Pain Syndromes Following Arthroscopy Chapter 13 - Sonography of the Shoulder Chapter 14 - Sonography of the Elbow, Wrist, and Hand Chapter 15 - Sonography of the Hip, Knee, and Ankle Two all new second edition chapters: Pathophysiology and Patterns of Disease Interventional Musculoskeletal Ultrasound


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    About the authors

    Marnix van Holsbeeck

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Director Muscu loskeletal Radiology and Emergency Radiology in the Department of Diagnostic Imaging and Director of Orthopedic Radiology in the Bone and Joint Center at the Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI;

    Joseph Introcaso

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Interim Chairman, Depatyment of Radiology, Director of Interventional and Therapeutic Neuroradiology, Lutheran General Hospital