Radiographic Pathology for Technologists - 5th Edition

Radiographic Pathology for Technologists

5th Edition

Authors: Nina Kowalczyk Nina Kowalczyk James Mace
Imprint: Mosby

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Pathology
2. The Skeletal System
3. The Respiratory System
4. The Abdomen and Gastrointestinal System
5. The Hepatobiliary System
6. The Urinary System
7. The Central Nervous System
8. The Cardiovascular System
9. The Hemopoietic System
10. The Reproductive System
11. The Endocrine System—NEW!
12. Traumatic Disease

Answer Key
Glossary
Image Credits and Courtesies
Bibliography
Index

Description

Radiographic Pathology for Technologists, 5th Edition concisely presents the indispensable information on pathologic processes you need on a daily basis, with detailed coverage of 150 of the most commonly diagnosed injuries and abnormalities. Each chapter begins with an explanation of anatomy and physiology. Imaging considerations for each disease are categorized by type and followed by a description of its radiographic appearance, signs and symptoms, and treatment. Plus, the most current information on the latest imaging technologies including 3-D reconstructions, molecular imaging, and more, are included.

Key Features

  • Summary tables at the end of each chapter list pathologies with the preferred imaging modality for each.
  • UNIQUE! Discussions of correlative and differential diagnoses explain the role of high-quality images in the diagnostic process.
  • Trauma chapter emphasizes the multi-system implications of traumatic injuries.
  • Chapter outlines, objectives, and key terms highlight the most important concepts within the chapter.
  • Multiple-choice and discussion questions at the end of each chapter, with answers in the appendix, provide an opportunity to assess your learning.

Details

Language:
English
Imprint:
Mosby
eBook ISBN:
9780323183109
eBook ISBN:
9780323063302

About the Authors

Nina Kowalczyk Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor/RA Clinical Coordinator, Radiologic Sciences and Therapy Division, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

Nina Kowalczyk Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor/RA Clinical Coordinator, Radiologic Sciences and Therapy Division, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

James Mace Author

Affiliations and Expertise

PACS Specialist, Medical IT, Philips Medical Systems, Powell, OH, USA