Key Features

  • Provides a strong foundation of essential knowledge for an informed, systematic approach to accurate chest x-ray interpretation.
  • Features the work of three radiologists who offer you the benefit of their many years of clinical and teaching experience.
  • Emphasizes common errors and misdiagnoses to help ensure correct image readings.
  • Presents step-by-step guidance in a bulleted, quick-access format, in short chapters focused on clinical problems, to make it easy to master the information that you need to know.
  • Makes difficult anatomic concepts easier to grasp by pairing radiographs with color line drawings.
  • Explains the nomenclature special to the field through a glossary of important terms.
  • Highlights the most important concepts in diagnosis/interpretation via Key Points in each chapter.


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Saunders Ltd.
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About the authors

Gerald de Lacey

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant Radiologist to and formerly Consultant Radiologist at Northwick Park Hospital, London, UK

Simon Morley

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant Radiologist, University College Hospitals, London, UK

Laurence Berman

Affiliations and Expertise

Lecturer and Honorary Consultant Radiologist, University of Cambridge and Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge Consultant Radiologist