Clinical Radiology: The Essentials

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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2007 - Medical - 544 pages
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Written for medical students beginning clinical rotations, this book covers the topics most often included in introductory radiology courses. It emphasizes clinical problem solving, relates radiologic abnormalities to pathophysiology, and offers guidelines for selecting imaging studies in specific clinical situations. More than 1,200 images show variations in radiologic appearances of common disorders.

This thoroughly revised Third Edition reflects state-of-the-art advances and includes new material on current interventional techniques and cardiac imaging. Nearly 200 new illustrations have been added and some older illustrations have been replaced by new ones reflecting contemporary imaging. This edition also includes an appendix of diagnostic pearls.

  

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Very well explanation of concepts. Must for all health practitioners

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Contents

Overview and Principles of Diagnostic Imaging
1
Radiographic Contrast Agents
42
Interventional and Invasive Radiology
48
Pulmonary Imaging
69
Cardiac Imaging
170
Breast Imaging
220
Abdominal Radiographs
232
Gastrointestinal Imaging
268
Urinary Tract Imaging
314
Obstetric and Gynecologic Imaging
353
Musculoskeletal Imaging
368
Cranial Imaging
447
Vertebral Imaging
489
Appendix
527
Index
529
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