Learning Radiology E-Book: Recognizing the Basics, Edition 3

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A must-have for anyone who will be required to read and interpret common radiologic images, Learning Radiology: Recognizing the Basics is an image-filled, practical, and easy-to-read introduction to key imaging modalities. Skilled radiology teacher William Herring, MD, masterfully covers exactly what you need to know to effectively interpret medical images of all modalities. Learn the latest on ultrasound, MRI, CT, patient safety, dose reduction, radiation protection, and more, in a time-friendly format with brief, bulleted text and abundant high-quality images.
  • Identify a wide range of common and uncommon conditions
  • based upon their imaging findings.

  • Arrive at diagnoses
  • by following a pattern recognition approach, and logically overcome difficult diagnostic challenges with the aid of decision trees.

  • Quickly grasp the fundamentals
  • you need to know through more than 700 images and an easy-to-use format and pedagogy, including: bolding of key points and icons designating special content; Diagnostic Pitfalls; Really, Really Important Points; Weblinks; and Take-Home Points.

  • Gauge your mastery of the material
  • and build confidence with extra images, bonus content, interactive self-assessment exercises, and USMLE-style Q&A that provide effective chapter review and quick practice for your exams.

  • Apply the latest recommendations
  • on patient safety, dose reduction and radiation protection

  • Benefit from the extensive knowledge and experience
  • of esteemed author Dr. William Herring—a skilled radiology teacher and the host of his own specialty website, www.learningradiology.com.
  • Stay current in the latest advancements and developments
  • with meticulous updates throughout including a new chapter on Pediatric Radiology as well as more than 60 new and updated photos, many highlighting newer imaging modalities.
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Publisher
Elsevier Health Sciences
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Published on
Apr 7, 2015
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Pages
352
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ISBN
9780323388511
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Language
English
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Genres
Medical / Allied Health Services / Imaging Technologies
Medical / General
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This content is DRM protected.
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