Imaging of Athletic Injuries of the Upper Extremity, An Issue of Radiologic Clinics of North America - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781455748884, 9781455747061

Imaging of Athletic Injuries of the Upper Extremity, An Issue of Radiologic Clinics of North America, Volume 51-2

1st Edition

Authors: Martin Lazarus
Hardcover ISBN: 9781455748884
eBook ISBN: 9781455747061
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 5th April 2013
Page Count: 240

Description

Imaging plays a key role in the diagnosis and treatment of athletic injuries. This issue focuses on athletic injuries of the upper extremity, and best-practices approach to imaging these areas. Shoulder injuries are given their own review, as are football injuries to the upper extremity, throwing injuries to the upper extremity, and injuries associated with club and racquet sports. Use of MR Imaging in particular is discussed for the labrum and elbow, and MR Arthrography of the upper extremity is reviewed. Wrist and hand injuries are discussed in detail in separate articles, and imaging of the pediatric athlete is addressed as well.


Details

No. of pages:
240
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2013
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier
eBook ISBN:
9781455747061
Hardcover ISBN:
9781455748884

About the Authors

Martin Lazarus Author

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Chicago