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Imaging of the Chest, 2-Volume Set: Expert Radiology Series (Expert Radiology)

Imaging of the Chest, 2-Volume Set: Expert Radiology Series (Expert Radiology)

By: C. Isabela S. Silva (author), Nestor Luiz Muller (author)Hardback

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A world renowned group of experts brings you an exhaustive full-color two-volume reference to help you effectively select and interpret the best imaging studies for the challenges you face in diagnosing diseases of the chest. They cover every aspect of chest radiology, including the latest diagnostic modalities and interventional techniques. Examples of cutting-edge modalities such as multislice CT, breath-hold MR, and PET-CT are balanced with conventional radiographic images, enabling you to compare and contrast findings from all imaging modalities. More than 3,100 digital-quality illustrations (with 650 in full color) offer exceptional detail and clarity, and user-friendly features including key points boxes and classic signs put today's best practices at your fingertips.Offers advice from a diverse group of experts from around the globe, providing you with a wide range of options and perspectives to help you overcome difficult challenges. Presents radiographic images as well as multislice CT, high-resolution CT, and when appropriate, MR, PT, CT-PET, ultrasonography, and pathologic findings so you can easily compare results. Incorporates characteristic clinical manifestations of the various entities to facilitate differential diagnosis and to help you fully understand the patterns and distribution of abnormalities. Structures every chapter consistently to include pathophysiology, imaging techniques, imaging findings, differential diagnosis, and treatment options so you can make the best informed decisions. Provides boxes highlighting "what the referring physician needs to know��?, to assist you with report writing, as well as suggestions for treatment and future imaging studies. Uses more than 3,100 superior, large digital-quality images (650 in full color) depicting all of the chest imaging findings you're likely to see, and helping you distinguish between conditions with similar presentations. Includes color artwork that lets you easily find critical anatomic views of diseases and injuries. Features a full-color design throughout, color-coded tables, classic signs boxes, and bulleted lists that highlight key concepts and get you to the information you need quickly.


I. NORMAL CHESTChapter 1: Normal Chest RadiographChapter 2: Normal Computed Tomography of the ChestChapter 3: Ultrastructure of the Pulmonary ParenchymaII. RADIOLOGIC MANIFESTATIONS OF LUNG DISEASE Chapter 4: ConsolidationChapter 5: AtelectasisChapter 6: Nodules and MassesChapter 7: Interstitial PatternsChapter 8: Decreased Lung Density III. DEVELOPMENTAL LUNG DISEASEChapter 9: Airway and Parenchymal AnomaliesChapter 10: Congenital Malformations of the Pulmonary Vessels in the Adult IV. PULMONARY INFECTIONChapter 11: Community Acquired Pneumonia Chapter 12: Bacterial PneumoniaChapter 13: Pulmonary TuberculosisChapter 14: Nontuberculous (Atypical) Mycobacterial Infection Chapter 15: Fungal Infections Chapter 16: Mycoplasma PneumoniaeChapter 17: ChlamydiaChapter 18: VirusesChapter 19: ParasitesV. THE IMMUNOCOMPROMISED PATIENTChapter 20: Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS)Chapter 21: Immunocompromised Host (Non-AIDS)VI. PULMONARY NEOPLASMSChapter 22: Lung Cancer: Overview and ClassificationChapter 23: Lung Cancer ScreeningChapter 24: Lung Cancer: Radiologic Manifestations and DiagnosisChapter 25: Pulmonary Carcinoma: StagingChapter 26: Carcinoid Tumors, Pulmonary Tumorlets and Neuroendocrine HyperplasiaChapter 27: Neoplasms of Tracheobronchial GlandsChapter 28: Pulmonary HamartomaChapter 29: Inflammatory PsuedotumorChapter 30: Pulmonary MetastasesVII. LYMPHOPROLIFERATIVE DISORDERS AND LEUKEMIAChapter 31: Pulmonary Lymphoid Hyperplasia and Lymphoid Interstitial Pneumonia (Lymphocytic Interstitial Pneumonia)Chapter 32: Non-Hodgkin LymphomaChapter 33: Hodgkin DiseaseVIII. INTERSTITIAL LUNG DISEASES Chapter 34: Idiopathic Pulmonary FibrosisChapter 35: Nonspecific Interstitial PneumoniaChapter 36: Cryptogenic Organizing Pneumonia (Bronchiolitis Obliterans Organizing Pneumonia)Chapter 37: Acute Interstitial PneumoniaChapter 38: Sarcoidosis Chapter 39: Hypersensitivity PneumonitisChapter 40: Pulmonary Langerhans cell HistiocytosisChapter 41: Smoking-related interstitial lung diseaseChapter 42: Lymphangioleiomyomatosis and Tuberous Sclerosis IX. CONNECTIVE TISSUE DISEASES Chapter 43: Rheumatoid arthritisChapter 44: Systemic sclerosis (Scleroderma)Chapter 45: Systemic Lupus ErythematosusChapter 46: Polymyositis/DermatomyositisChapter 47: Sj???gren syndromeChapter 48: Mixed connective tissue disease (MCTD)Chapter 49: Relapsing PolychondritisX. VASCULITIS AND GRANULOMATOSISChapter 50: Wegener GranulomatosisChapter 51: Churg-Strauss SyndromeChapter 52: Goodpasture Syndrome (Antibasement Membrane Antibody Disease) Chapter 53: Microscopic PolyangiitisChapter 54: Beh???et's DiseaseChapter 55: Takayasu ArteritisXI. EOSINOPHILIC LUNG DISEASES Chapter 56: Simple Pulmonary Eosinophilia (Loeffler syndrome)Chapter 57: Chronic Eosinophilic PneumoniaChapter 58: Acute Eosinophilic Pneumonia and Hypereosinophilic SyndromeXII. METABOLIC LUNG DISEASESChapter 59: Metabolic and Storage Lung DiseasesXIII. PULMONARY EMBOLISM, HYPERTENSION, AND EDEMAChapter 60: Acute Pulmonary ThromboembolismChapter 61: Chronic Pulmonary ThromboembolismChapter 62: Nonthrombotic Pulmonary EmbolismChapter 63: Pulmonary Arterial HypertensionChapter 64: Permeability Pulmonary EdemaChapter 65: Hydrostatic Pulmonary EdemaXIV. DISEASES OF THE AIRWAYSChapter 66: Tracheal Abnormalities: Tracheal stenosisChapter 67: Tracheal Abnormalities: Tracheal NeoplasmsChapter 68: Tracheal Abnormalities: TracheomalaciaChapter 69: Tracheal Abnormalities: Relapsing PolychondritisChapter 70: Tracheal Abnormalities: TracheomegalyChapter 71: Tracheal Abnormalities: Tracheobronchopathia OsteochondroplasticaChapter 72: Bronchial AbnormalitiesChapter 73: Specific Causes of BronchiectasisChapter 74: AsthmaChapter 75: BronchiolitisChapter 76: EmphysemaXV. INHALATIONAL DISEASES AND ASPIRATION Chapter 77: Silicosis and Coalworker's PneumoconiosisChapter 78: Asbestos-Related DiseaseChapter 79: Uncommon PneumoconiosesChapter 80: AspirationXVI. IATROGENIC LUNG DISEASE AND TRAUMAChapter 81: Drug Induced Lung DiseaseChapter 82: Radiation Induced Lung DiseaseChapter 83: Blunt Thoracic TraumaChapter 84: Post-Operative ComplicationsChapter 85: Chest Radiography in the Intensive Care UnitXVII. PLEURAL DISEASE Chapter 86: PneumothoraxChapter 87: Pleural EffusionChapter 88: Benign Pleural ThickeningChapter 89: Pleural NeoplasmsXVIII. MEDIASTINUM Chapter 90: PneumomediastinumChapter 91: MediastinitisChapter 92: Anterior Mediastinal MassesChapter 93: Middle and Posterior Mediastinal Masses Chapter 94: Paravertebral MassesXIX. DIAPHRAGM AND CHEST WALLChapter 95: DiaphragmChapter 96: Chest Wall

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  • ISBN13: 9781416040484
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 1608
  • ID: 9781416040484
  • ISBN10: 141604048X

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