Clinical Ultrasound, 2-Volume Set E-Book: Expert Consult: Online and Print

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Elsevier Health Sciences, Mar 7, 2011 - Medical - 1624 pages

Clinical Ultrasound has been thoroughly revised and updated by a brand new editorial team in order to incorporate the latest scanning technologies and their clinical applications in both adult and paediatric patients. With over 4,000 high-quality illustrations, the book covers the entire gamut of organ systems and body parts where this modality is useful. It provides the ultrasound practitioner with a comprehensive, authoritative guide to image diagnosis and interpretation. Colour is now incorporated extensively throughout this edition in order to reflect the advances in clinical Doppler, power Doppler, contrast agents. Each chapter now follows a consistent organizational structure and now contains numerous summary boxes and charts in order to make the diagnostic process practical and easy to follow. Covering all of the core knowledge, skills and experience as recommended by the Royal College of Radiologists, it provides the Fellow with a knowledge base sufficient to pass professional certification examinations and provides the practitioner with a quick reference on all currently available diagnostic and therapeutic ultrasound imaging procedures.

  • Individual chapters organized around common template therefore establishing a consistent diagnostic approach throughout the text and making the information easier to retrieve.
  • Access the full text online and download images via Expert Consult.
  • Three brand new editors and many new contributing authors bring a fresh perspective on the content.
  • Authoritative coverage of the most recent advances and latest developments in cutting edge technologies such as: colour Doppler, power Doppler, 3D and 4D applications, harmonic imaging, high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) microbubble contrast agents, interventional ultrasound , laparoscopic ultrasound brings this edition right up to date in terms of the changes in technology and the increasing capabilities/applications of ultrasound equipment.
  • New sections on musculoskeletal imaging.
  • Addition of coloured text, tables, and charts throughout will facilitate quick review and enhance comprehension.
 

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Contents

Clinical Ultrasound
i
Copyright page
iv
Table of contents
v
PREFACE
xi
LIST OF CONTRIBUTORS
xiii
The abdominal aorta and inferior vena cava
773
The abdominal wall peritoneum and retroperitoneum
798
Abdominal trauma
828

Liver
120
Focal liver lesionsecho enhancing agents and the liver
138
Biopsy technique and RF ablation
167
Vascular disorders of the liver
179
Liver transplantation
199
Gallbladder and biliary tree
227
Intraoperative ultrasound
273
Pancreas
285
Spleen
324
Oesophagus and stomach
351
Small intestine
369
Appendix colon and rectum
388
Kidneys
413
Pelviureteric dilatation
428
Medical diseases of the kidney
445
Infectious diseases of the kidney
460
Vascular disorders of the kidney
467
Renal cystic disorders
486
Solid renal masses
505
Renal transplantation
528
Ultrasound of the bladder
550
The prostate and seminal vesicles
572
Diseases of the testis and epididymis
593
Ultrasound of the penis
621
Adrenals
632
Pelvic anatomy and scanning techniques
645
Ovaries
660
Uterus and vagina
686
Gynaecological intervention techniques
720
Ultrasound assessment of fertility
730
The first trimester gynaecological aspects
740
INDEX
1
Front cover
43
Interventional ultrasound in the abdomen
847
Thyroid and parathyroid
867
Ultrasound of the neck
890
Cervical lymph nodes
920
The eye and orbit
938
Carotids vertebrals and TCD transcranial Doppler
965
Breast
987
Lung pleura and chest wall
1005
Muscular ultrasound introduction
1025
Ultrasound of the shoulder
1030
Ultrasound of the elbow
1043
Ultrasound of the wrist and hand
1055
Musculoskeletal ultrasound of the adult hip and groin
1069
Ultrasound of the knee
1084
Ultrasound of the ankle and foot
1093
Ultrasound of soft tissue masses
1109
Ultrasound imaging in rheumatological disease
1126
Sonography of muscle injury
1137
Ultrasound of the peripheral nerves
1158
Interventional musculoskeletal ultrasound
1168
Peripheral arteries
1197
Peripheral veins
1227
The neonatal brain
1253
Head and neck masses in children
1294
The infant spine
1315
Paediatric chest
1337
Paediatric liver and bile ducts gallbladder spleen and pancreas
1356
Paediatric bowel and mesentery
1383
The paediatric renal tract and adrenal gland
1406
The paediatric uterus ovaries and testes
1468
Paediatric musculoskeletal imaging
1497
INDEX
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