Ultrasonography in Obstetrics and Gynecology by Peter W. Callen MD

By Peter W. Callen MD

Make optimum use of the most recent diagnostic and interventional ultrasound functions on your perform! This new version of the world's best-selling reference on obstetric and gynecologic ultrasound publications you thru all the latest ultrasound applied sciences, allowing you to diagnose difficulties appropriately. the full publication has been notably up-to-date via many new individuals to mirror the entire latest advances, together with tremendously improved info on 3-D ultrasound and the newest new release of ultrasound scanners, in addition to considerably elevated discussions of gynecologic ultrasound. what is extra, over 2,400 digital-quality pictures - 1,050 in complete colour - seize the attribute visual appeal of a whole variety of ultrasound findings, and a brand new full-color layout makes reference more uncomplicated than ever. the result's a necessary buy for everybody who makes use of ultrasound for fetal and gynecologic analysis and treatment.Get in charge suggestions on any scientific factor or problem by means of consulting the world's most well-liked, relied on reference on ob/gyn ultrasound!Obtain optimum effects via utilizing the masterful services of world-renowned authority Peter W. Callen, MD, in addition to a care of alternative most sensible experts at the diagnostic and interventional functions of ultrasound.Make optimum use of the entire most modern advancements, together with 3-D ultrasound, using the newest iteration of ultrasound scanners, the becoming position of ultrasound in gynecologic imaging.Diagnose with self belief by way of evaluating your imaging findings to greater than 2,400 digital-quality photos - 1,050 in complete colour - that depict the whole diversity of standard and irregular imaging presentations.Locate details extra fast because of a brand new hugely templated, full-color format.Visualize key anatomic info extra in actual fact with 1000s of clinical illustrations redrawn in complete colour.

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Life Atomic: A History of Radioisotopes in Science and by Angela N. H. Creager

By Angela N. H. Creager

After global warfare II, the U.S. Atomic power fee (AEC) started mass-producing radioisotopes, sending out approximately 64,000 shipments of radioactive fabrics to scientists and physicians through 1955. while the atomic bomb grew to become the point of interest of chilly struggle nervousness, radioisotopes represented the government’s efforts to harness the facility of the atom for peace—advancing medication, household strength, and international relations.
In Life Atomic, Angela N. H. Creager tells the tale of the way those radioisotopes, that have been at the same time medical instruments and political icons, remodeled biomedicine and ecology. Government-produced radioisotopes supplied physicians with new instruments for analysis and remedy, particularly melanoma remedy, and enabled biologists to track molecular differences. but the government’s try and current radioisotopes as really good dividends of the atomic age was once undercut within the Fifties via the fallout debates, as scientists and voters famous the risks of low-level radiation. Creager unearths that growing to be awareness of the risk of radioactivity didn't lessen the call for for radioisotopes at hospitals and laboratories, however it did swap their well known illustration from a healing agent to an environmental poison. She then demonstrates how, by way of the overdue 20th century, public worry of radioactivity overshadowed any appreciation of the optimistic effects of the AEC’s provision of radioisotopes for learn and medicine.

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Radiology Today by G. Marchal, A. L. Baert, K. Geboes, E. Ponette, J. Fevery

By G. Marchal, A. L. Baert, K. Geboes, E. Ponette, J. Fevery (auth.), Professor Dr. Martin W. Donner, Professor Dr. Friedrich H. W. Heuck (eds.)

Radiology this present day three provides papers and panel discussions from a multi­ nationwide college on the biannual Salzburg Symposium, which this time lined 3 vital issues: serious diagnostic pathways in gastro" intestinal and genitourinary radiology, interventional radiology of the stomach, and value containment in radiology. the alternative of those subject matters illustrates the altering position of the radiolo­ gist within the perform of drugs at the present time and within the foreseeable destiny. he'll need to function a expert greater than ever sooner than, assuming in­ creasing accountability for sequencing of imaging approaches and par­ ticipating increasingly more in healing intervention. so one can professional­ vide significant assistance, the imaging advisor needs to be conscious of the efficacy and the restrictions of each process. during this context, expense containment is a global public obstacle, and the main acceptable approaches has to be pointed out. Radiology this present day three demonstrates how the radiologist services as a member of diagnostic and administration groups to supply optimum in­ formation and effective, low-risk sufferer care on the lowest attainable rate. Martin W. Donner Friedrich H. W. Heuck Contents severe Diagnostic Pathways stomach three G. MARCHAL, A L. BAERT, okay. GEBOES, E. PONETTE, 1. FEVERY The prognosis of Pancreatic melanoma ............ three W. REICHARDT Localization thoughts for Hormonally lively Pancreatic Tumors ........... . 7 AR. MARGULIS, S. MCCARTHY Hepatic Mass Lesions .... 12 M. KORMANO, okay. PARTANEN, 1. KUIKKA Dynamic Liver CT and New distinction brokers ....... . 17 W. FROMMHOLD, J. PIRSCHEL 20 Gallbladder ailments: Imaging Sequences 1.A KIRKPATRICK, Jr.

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Digital breast tomosynthesis: technique and cases by Joerg Barkhausen, Achim Rody, Fritz K.W. Schäfer

By Joerg Barkhausen, Achim Rody, Fritz K.W. Schäfer

Digital Breast Tomosynthesis: strategy and Cases is a finished and well timed creation to an important technological develop in breast melanoma imaging. This state of the art consultant explains the means of electronic breast tomosynthesis (DBT), describes effects from on hand medical experiences, bargains suggestions for using DBT in regimen perform, and discusses the newest advancements and attainable destiny tendencies in DBT. the most a part of the e-book comprises forty five hugely illustrated case experiences that let readers to discover the sensible features of DBT and deepen their wisdom of this significant new modality in breast imaging.

Key Features:

  • Presents forty five beautifully illustrated case reviews showcasing the applying of DBT to scientific practice
  • Examines the result of all at the moment to be had scientific trials and studies
  • Evaluates using DBT along mammography and as opposed to mammography
  • Includes top of the range photographs from many of the modalities in breast imaging: 2nd mammography, DBT, and ultrasound, to allow comparability in their strengths and limitations
  • Combines services within the fields of radiology and gynecology with an interdisciplinary workforce of contributors
  • Provides movies of the DBT information set for many instances at the Thieme MediaCenter

Authoritative and recent, this quantity is vital for radiology practitioners, citizens, and fellows who desire to find out about the opportunity of DBT and remain on the leading edge of technological advancements of their box. The wealth of clinically appropriate info comes in handy for any radiologist contemplating the institution of DBT as a brand new imaging device of their practice.

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Ultrasonography in Vascular Diagnosis: A Therapy-Oriented by Wilhelm Schäberle

By Wilhelm Schäberle

This finished and updated presentation of vascular ultrasound offers a close account of this diagnostic modality and the interesting growth it has visible in recent times. The emphasis is at the medical facets which are proper from the angiologist’s and vascular surgeon’s standpoint. the most chapters are subdivided right into a textual content part and an atlas part. The textual content a part of every one bankruptcy supplies an account of the respective vascular territory by way of its sonoanatomy, the exam method and common findings, the symptoms for diagnostic ultrasound, and the medical effect of the ultrasound findings. The atlas constituting the second one a part of each one bankruptcy offers a compilation of pertinent case fabric to demonstrate the common ultrasound findings not just of the extra universal vascular illnesses but in addition of infrequent stipulations which are however major for the vascular general practitioner and angiologist. The ultrasound fabric is in comparison with the angiographic and intraoperative findings. This publication is a profit for rookies in addition to for knowledgeable sonographers.

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MRI Atlas Orthopedics and Neurosurgery The Spine by Martin Weyreuther, Christoph Heyde, Michael Westphal, Jan

By Martin Weyreuther, Christoph Heyde, Michael Westphal, Jan Zierski, Ulrich Weber

This MRI atlas of the backbone is the fruit of interdisciplinary cooperation between radiologists, orthopedic surgeons, traumatologists, and neurosurgeons. it's a clinically orientated atlas that covers all very important ailments and accidents of the backbone. plentiful illustrations are supplemented through concise descriptions of anatomy and pathophysiology, the traditional and irregular MRI visual appeal, diagnostic pitfalls, and the scientific value of MRI. The transparent and didactic type allows readers to revise the basics of spinal anatomy and illness states as a foundation for figuring out the diagnostic options and surgical administration. via combining descriptions of the medical manifestation of spinal issues with the corresponding MRI findings, the authors desire to aid readers increase a significant method of the translation of MRI of the backbone.

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Ultrasonography of the Abdomen by N. Hassani M.D. (auth.)

By N. Hassani M.D. (auth.)

by Dr. Jan. J. Smulewicz Ultrasound imaging has reached a level of class the place­ by way of diagnostic details may be won with out ache to the sufferer and with entire absence of morbidity and mortality. The strategy is fast, secure, noninvasive and oftentimes can supersede and obviate extra time-consuming methods requiring catheterization, injection of a distinction fabric, and radiographic imaging. In obstetrical difficulties the chance of ionizing radiation to the fetus is eradicated. In debilitated and intensely sick sufferers this easy and painless strategy turns into the strategy of selection. precise good points of ultrasound gear let for pinpoint neighborhood­ ization oflesions and direct visible tips of percutaneous puncture suggestions for aspiration and biopsy. The accuracy of ultrasound guided punctures and the absence of unwanted effects make this modality a ways better to percutaneous invasive innovations played with different imaging structures. Renal cyst puncture and amniocentesis are yet of the techniques within which ultrasonic counsel is the strategy of selection. v Dr. Hassani has throughly defined and punctiliously explored the big variety of examination­ inations on hand with ultrasound. the massive quantity of fabric and the transparent interpre- tion makes this ebook of serious curiosity to the entire clinical career. as well as the present tools on hand for diagnostic in­ terpretations, this technique of noninvasive analysis should still locate its means into each medical institution or middle the place reliable therapy is equipped. JanJ. Smulewicz, M.D.

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Small Animal Diagnostic Ultrasound by John S. Mattoon DVM DACVR, Thomas G. Nyland DVM MS

By John S. Mattoon DVM DACVR, Thomas G. Nyland DVM MS

Now in full-color with over 750 bright photographs positioned close to their textual content descriptions, Small Animal Diagnostic Ultrasound, third version is the must-have source for assurance of the fundamental ideas of ultrasonography in small animal therapy. utilizing a logical body-systems technique, the place chapters are prepared from "head to tail," this 3rd variation deals thoroughly revised and up to date information about the newest options, purposes, and advancements in ultrasonography — together with multiplied insurance of Doppler imaging ideas and new gross anatomic and pathological specimen photographs. additionally new to this variation are a hundred videos (housed on a better half site) that display common and irregular stipulations as they seem in ultrasound scans.

"This is the e-book that any clinician that has curiosity in veterinary diagnostic imaging may still have." Reviewed by Denis Novak on behalf of ecu magazine of spouse Animal perform, June 2015

"There may be only a few clinicians who will fail to profit whatever new inside a couple of minutes of establishing it." Reviewed by Louise McLean on behalf of Veterinary checklist, July 2015

Video clips available at the accompanying site permits the ultrasonographer to visualize organs in movement. the genuine stuff!" Reviewed by Fabienne Dethioux on behalf of Royal Canin: Vets this day, July 2015

  • Head-to-tail bankruptcy association
  • makes discovering particular info quickly and easy.

  • The most modern ultrasound imaging recommendations ensure you remain on most sensible of the industry.
  • Online word list contains over four hundred phrases supply a extra entire knowing of ultrasonography.

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  • Color Design comprises over 750 images showing close to their textual content mentions.

  • NEW! nearly 100 video clips positioned at the significant other site display stipulations as they seem to an ultrasonographer.
  • NEW! up-to-date and improved insurance of Doppler imaging rules and applications, together with non-cardiac organs and belly vasculature, retain you brand new during this severe area.
  • NEW! Gross anatomic and pathological specimen images accompany the ultrasound photographs to assist orient you to the tissues below study.

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Brain CT Scans in Clinical Practice by Usiakimi Igbaseimokumo

By Usiakimi Igbaseimokumo

Throughout emergency rooms world wide, millions of sufferers are referred for mind CT scans day-by-day. A radiologist frequently has to interpret the experiment or a session needs to be made to a neuros- geon to check the experiment. so much of this occurs past due at evening and is an important resource of discontent. hence having frontline phycians to be expert in analyzing the emergency mind CT experiment improves the potency of the full pathway of care and is very likely existence saving as time is of the essence for lots of sufferers with serious mind harm or stroke. Underlying all the above and the first explanation for scripting this booklet is as the ability required to figure out an instantaneous lifestyles threatening abnormality in a mind CT test is so easy and will be realized very quickly through humans of varied backgrounds and positively through all physicians. ‘Indeed the emergency head CT test is similar to an electrocardiogram in usefulness and almost definitely as effortless to benefit. ’ This ebook is accordingly written for caregivers across the world to demystify the emergency CT mind test and to empower them to serve their sufferers greater. it truly is noticeable to me from the reaction from humans i've got had chance to educate this topic that not just is there a wish to study this uncomplicated ability but in addition humans research it fast and sweetness why it has now not been provided so easily sooner than.

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Radiology for Surgeons in Clinical Practice by Evis Sala, David J. Lomas, Alan H. Freeman, Helmut Ringl

By Evis Sala, David J. Lomas, Alan H. Freeman, Helmut Ringl (auth.)

‘Radiology for Surgeons in medical perform’ is aimed toward surgeons either experts and people in education who're attracted to the advancing function performed via imaging expertise inside surgical selection making.

The incidence of imaging know-how in either the prognosis and administration of surgical sufferers has elevated dramatically in recent times. The elevated availability and blend of alternative imaging modalities have significantly greater the power of acquiring fast and exact diagnoses.

Cross-sectional imaging is now generally to be had and is normally used to guage sufferers who in all likelihood require surgical procedure. equally, multi-detector CT performs an important position within the administration of acute surgical sufferers. it truly is for this reason crucial that the surgeons have a primary wisdom of the imaging findings of the most surgical pathologies.

This e-book is organised in sections, with the 1st half describing the foundations of imaging, and the various imaging suggestions to be had to the doctor. the benefits and drawbacks of every procedure also are highlighted delivering important info and suggestions to the health practitioner at the applicable selection of imaging. the second one a part of the e-book is symptom-based instead of organ-based, with the purpose of delivering a realistic hands-on method of imaging sufferers with universal surgical proceedings.

Written through prime specialists within the box, this ebook can help the healthcare professional to higher comprehend the imaging ideas to be had to them, and select the right kind modalities utilizing a problem-based approach.

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