Carry and consult this resource easily with its new, more compact book size.
Glean all essential, up-to-date, need-to-know informationto effectively interpret CTs and the salient points needed to make accurate diagnoses.
Review how the anatomyof each body area appears on a CT scan.
Grasp each procedure and review key steps quicklywith a comprehensive yet concise format.
Achieve optimal results with step-by-step instructionson how to perform all current CT techniques.
Compare diagnoses with a survey of major CT findingsfor a variety of common diseases—with an emphasis on those findings that help to differentiate one condition from another.
Make effective use of 64-slice MDCT and dual source CT scannerswith coverage of the most current indications. Stay current extensive updates of clinical guidelines that reflect recent changes in the practice of CT imaging, including (ACCP) Diagnosis and Management of Lung Cancer guidelines, paraneoplastic and superior vena cava syndrome, reactions to contrast solution and CT-guided needle biopsy.
Get a clear view of the current state of imagingfrom extensively updated, high-quality images throughout.
Access the complete contents online at ExpertConsult.
600 multiple-choice questions with answers and rationalesprovide a practical and solid foundation for exams and clinical practice.
Author David M. Yousem, MD, MBA and his colleagues at the Johns Hopkins Department of Radiology share years of expertise in radiology education, quality assurance, and business topics.
A single, easy-to-use source for thorough review of the NIS topics you’ll encounter on exams and in your radiology practice.
Makes it easy to locate any topic of interest thanks to a logical organization by diseases and locations.
Summarizes differential diagnoses in quick reference tables to reinforce important characteristics of diseases and aid in interpretation.
Focuses on essentialsto pass the boards and the Certificate of Added Qualification exam. Contains 50% new, updated, or improved illustrations.
Covers new techniques such as diffusion tensor imaging tractography to identify white matter tracts.
Offers new understandings of demyelination diseases such as neuromyelitis optica (NMO), reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndrome (RCVS), immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome (IRIS), and IgG4 related inflammatory disease.
Provides updated World Health Organization classification of brain tumors and the recent American Joint Commission on Cancer TNM staging of head and neck cancers.