Problem Solving in Abdominal Imaging with CD-ROM - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780323043533, 9780323076173

Problem Solving in Abdominal Imaging with CD-ROM

1st Edition

Authors: Neal Dalrymple John Leyendecker Michael Oliphant
Hardcover ISBN: 9780323043533
eBook ISBN: 9780323076173
Imprint: Mosby
Published Date: 29th June 2009
Page Count: 686

Description

Elsevier’s new Problem Solving in Abdominal Imaging offers you a concise, practical, and instructional approach to your most common imaging questions. It presents basic principles of problem solving to apply to imaging the abdominal and pelvic organs, gastrointestinal tract, and genitourinary tract. Inside, you’ll find expert guidance on how to accurately read what you see, and how to perform critical techniques including biopsy and percutaneous drainage. User-friendly features, such as tables and boxes, tips, pitfalls, and rules of thumb, place today’s best practices at your fingertips. A full-color design, including more than 700 high-quality images, highlights critical elements and compliments the text, to enhance your understanding. Best of all, a bonus CD provides you with an atlas of basic surgical procedures and survival guides for managing musculoskeletal and chest findings encountered on abdominal imaging examinations.

Key Features

  • Provides problem-solving advice to help you find abnormalities and accurately identify what you see.
  • Presents a section devoted to clinical scenarios—organized by presenting signs or disease processes—covering those you’re most likely to encounter in daily practice.
  • Includes tips for optimization of the most common advanced imaging techniques used for the abdominal and pelvic regions—with general indications for use and special situations—to help you make the most of each modality.
  • Offers step-by-step guidance that will help you safely approach challenging abdominal interventions, reduce complications, and improve outcomes.
  • Features tables and boxes, tips, pitfalls, and other teaching points for easy reference.
  • Incorporates high-quality images and a full-color design that illuminate important elements.
  • Includes a CD containing an atlas of basic surgical procedures and survival guides for managing incidental musculoskeletal and chest findings encountered on abdominal imaging examinations.

Details

No. of pages:
686
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Mosby 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
eBook ISBN:
9780323076173
Hardcover ISBN:
9780323043533

About the Author

Neal Dalrymple

Affiliations and Expertise

Clinical Associate Professor, The University of Texas Health Science Center, Department of Radiology, San Antonio, TX

John Leyendecker

Affiliations and Expertise

Clinical Director, Magnetic Resonance Imaging Center, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center; Associate Professor of Radiology, Abdominal Imaging Section, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC

Michael Oliphant

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Radiologic Sciences, Department of Radiology, Division of Radiologic Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC