Core Radiology: A Visual Approach to Diagnostic Imaging, Volume 1

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Cambridge University Press, 2021 - Medical - 1088 pages
Embodying the principle of 'everything you need but still easy to read', this fully updated edition of Core Radiology is an indispensable aid for learning the fundamentals of radiology and preparing for the American Board of Radiology Core exam. Containing over 2,100 clinical radiological images with full explanatory captions and color-coded annotations, streamlined formatting ensures readers can follow discussion points effortlessly. Bullet pointed text concentrates on essential concepts, with text boxes, tables and over 400 color illustrations supporting readers' understanding of complex anatomic topics. Real-world examples are presented for the readers, encompassing the vast majority of entitles likely encountered in board exams and clinical practice. Divided into two volumes, this edition is more manageable whilst remaining comprehensive in its coverage of topics, including expanded pediatric cardiac surgery descriptions, updated brain tumor classifications, and non-invasive vascular imaging. Highly accessible and informative, this is the go-to introductory textbook for radiology residents worldwide.

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About the author (2021)

Ellen X. Sun is Staff Radiologist, Division of Emergency Radiology at Brigham and Women's Hospital and Instructor of Radiology at Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA. Junzi Shi is Musculoskeletal Imaging and Intervention Fellow at Brigham and Women's Hospital and a Clinical Fellow at Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA. Jacob C. Mandell is the Musculoskeletal Imaging and Intervention Fellowship Director at Brigham and Women's Hospital and Assistant Professor of Radiology at Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA. Dr Mandell wrote the first edition of Core Radiology whilst a resident himself. He has since spoken at numerous conferences and is regularly invited to give board reviews throughout the US.

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