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Tomosynthesis Imaging (2014) (PDF) Ingrid Reiser

  Basic Information: Year: 2014 Page Number: 257 File Type: PDF File Size: 5.73 MB Authors/ Editiors: Ingrid Reiser Description: An innovative, three-dimensional x-ray imaging technique that enhances projection radiography by adding depth resolution, Tomosynthesis Imaging explores tomosynthesis, an emerging limited-angle tomographic imaging technology that is being considered for use in a range of clinical applications, and is currently being used for breast cancer screening and diagnosis. While conventional mammography has been very successful in reducing breast cancer mortality, it is not perfect. A major limitation of mammography is that the recorded...

Pearls and Pitfalls in Head and Neck and Neuroimaging: Variants and Other Difficult Diagnoses 1st Edition (2014) (PDF) Nafi Aygun

  Basic Information: Year: 2014 Page Number: 498 File Type: PDF File Size: 19.41 MB Authors/ Editiors: Nafi Aygun Description: Pearls and Pitfalls in Head and Neck and Neuroimaging illustrates and describes the imaging entities that can cause confusion and mismanagement in daily radiological practice. Frequent interpretation errors are covered in 105 cases that provide real-life clinical scenarios for focused and practical learning. The chosen cases represent a modern neuroradiology practice and cover the brain, spine and head and neck regions, including the full panoply of imaging modalities. The underlying reasons for...

Pearls and Pitfalls in Abdominal Imaging Pseudotumors, Variants and Other Difficult Diagnoses (Cambridge Medicine) 1st Edition (2011) (PDF) Fergus V. Coakley

  Basic Information: Year: 2011 Page Number: 376 File Type: PDF File Size: 20.92 MB Authors/ Editiors: Fergus V. Coakley Description: Research consistently suggests that 1.0 to 2.6% of radiology reports contain serious errors, many of which are avoidable, and it is clear that all radiologists can struggle with the basic questions as to whether a study is normal or abnormal. Pearls and Pitfalls in Abdominal Imaging presents over 100 conditions in the abdomen and pelvis which can commonly cause confusion and mismanagement in daily radiological practice, providing a focused textbook that...

Pearls and Pitfalls in Emergency Radiology (2013) (PDF) Martin L. Gunn

  Basic Information: Year: 2013 Page Number: 387 File Type: PDF File Size: 13.27 MB Authors/ Editiors: Martin L. Gunn Description: Rapid recognition of life-threatening illnesses and injuries expedites appropriate management and improves clinical outcomes. False-positive interpretations in radiology have been identified as a significant cause of error, leading to unnecessary investigation and treatment, increased healthcare costs, and delays in appropriate management. Moreover, it is important that radiologists do not miss important subtle diagnoses that need urgent intervention. Pearls and Pitfalls in Emergency Radiology provides an outline of common imaging artefacts, anatomic...

Pearls and Pitfalls in Musculoskeletal Imaging: Variants and Other Difficult Diagnoses 1st Edition (2013) (PDF) D. Lee Bennett

  Basic Information: Year: 2013 Page Number: 268 File Type: PDF File Size: 12.00 MB Authors/ Editiors: D. Lee Bennett Description: When a radiological image includes unfamiliar features, how do you decide whether it is normal variation or pathological abnormality? If you decide an abnormality is present, can you make a diagnosis from the image alone? Pearls and Pitfalls in Musculoskeletal Imaging differentiates less common findings or normal variant mimickers from the more common similar appearing diseases, helping you make a quick and accurate diagnosis. Musculoskeletal disorders of the shoulder, upper extremity,...

Pearls and Pitfalls in Thoracic Imaging: Variants and Other Difficult Diagnoses 1st Edition (2011) (PDF) Thomas Hartman

  Basic Information: Year: 2011 Page Number: 234 File Type: PDF File Size: 15.36 MB Authors/ Editiors: Thomas Hartman Description: How often have you been confronted with an image on a thoracic CT exam where you knew it didn't look 'normal', but you weren't sure whether it was 'abnormal' either? And if it is abnormal, is there a specific diagnosis you should be able to make directly off the images? Pearls and Pitfalls in Chest Imaging is your one-stop resource to answer questions such as: Is this a normal variant or a...

Pancreatic Imaging: A Pattern-Based Approach to Radiologic Diagnosis with Pathologic Correlation (2017) (PDF) Atif Zaheer

  Basic Information: Year: 2017 Page Number: 449 File Type: PDF File Size: 25.68 MB Authors/ Editiors: Atif Zaheer Description: This comprehensive teaching atlas covers virtually all pancreatic anatomy (including variants) and diseases in a pattern-based radiologic approach. Cases are presented as “unknowns”, allowing the reader to analyze the findings and learn key points. Each teaching case includes a brief clinical history, images, a description of imaging findings, differential diagnoses, final diagnosis with images of gross pathology, and a discussion of key teaching points. The presented images have been acquired with the...

Oxford Handbook of Medical Imaging (2012) (PDF) M J Darby

  Basic Information: Year: 2012 Page Number: 440 File Type: PDF File Size: 7.19 MB Authors/ Editiors: M J Darby Description: As medical imaging plays an increasingly important role in the diagnosis and treatment of patients, it has become vital for medical practitioners to have a thorough understanding of the many complicated techniques available. The Oxford Handbook of Medical Imaging is a practical quick-reference guide to all the modalities and techniques of imaging for medical and surgical conditions. Practical and easy to use, the handbook covers all common diagnoses, symptoms, and conditions. Medical...

Orthopedic Imaging A Practical Approach 6th Edition (2014) (PDF) Adam Greenspan

  Basic Information: Year: 2014 Page Number: 1184 File Type: PDF File Size: 72.34 MB Authors/ Editiors: Adam Greenspan Description: Interpret musculoskeletal images with confidence with Orthopedic Radiology: A Practical Approach! This trusted radiology reference has established itself as an ideal comprehensive source of guidance for radiologists and orthopedists at every level of training Effectively interpret a full range of findings with the aid of more than 4,000 outstanding illustrations that encompass conventional radiography, ultrasound, CT, dual-energy CT, PET-CT, and all other diagnostic imaging modalities used to evaluate musculoskeletal disorders, including numerous examples...

Oncologic Imaging: Urology (2017) (PDF) Seung Hyup Kim

  Basic Information: Year: 2017 Page Number: 260 File Type: PDF File Size: 31.02 MB Authors/ Editiors: Seung Hyup Kim Description: This book is designed as a reference and working guide for practitioners who deal with patients with neoplastic diseases of the urinary tract and male genitalia, including tumors of the kidney, ureter and urinary bladder, prostate, testis, adrenal gland, and retroperitoneum. Each chapter describes and illustrates key imaging findings relevant to the characterization, differential diagnosis, and staging of lesions. Pattern recognition is facilitated through the use of schematic drawings, and imaging...
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