Radiographic Image Analysis - 3rd Edition

Radiographic Image Analysis

3rd Edition

Authors: Kathy McQuillen Martensen
Imprint: Saunders

Table of Contents

1. Guidelines for Image Analysis

2. Digital Radiography NEW!

3. Image Analysis of the Chest and Abdomen

4. Image Analysis of the Upper Extremity

5. Image Analysis of the Shoulder

6. Image Analysis of the Lower Extremity

7. Image Analysis of the Hip and Pelvis

8. Image Analysis of the Cervical and Thoracic Vertebrae

9. Image Analysis of the Lumbar Vertebrae, Sacrum, and Coccyx

10. Image Analysis of the Sternum and Ribs

11. Image Analysis of the Cranium

12. Image Analysis of the Digestive System

Bibliography

Glossary NEW!


Description

This comprehensive guide provides all the tools you need to accurately evaluate radiographic images and make the adjustments needed to acquire the best possible diagnostic quality images. You’ll discover how to evaluate an image, identify any improper positioning or techniques that caused poor quality, and correct the problem. No other text is devoted to equipping you with the critical thinking skills needed to properly position patients for optimal radiographs and help minimize the need for repeat images.

Key Features

  • Chapter outlines give you an at-a-glance summary of chapter content
  • Labeled images with analysis and correction help you develop your skills for producing optimal images, thus reducing the need for repeat procedures
  • Student workbook provides additional opportunities to apply what you’ve learned in the text

Details

Language:
English
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781437703351
eBook ISBN:
9780323277136
eBook ISBN:
9781455777181

About the Authors

Kathy McQuillen Martensen Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Director of Radiologic Technology Education, Department of Radiology, The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA