By Kevin J. Donohoe, Annick D. Van den Abbeele
Praise for the 1st edition:
"Recommend[ed]...for newbies and masters alike. it is going to enhance the reader's breadth of information and skill to make sound medical decisions." - medical Nuclear Medicine
Ideal for self-assessment, the second one variation of Case-Based Nuclear Medicine has been totally up-to-date to mirror the newest nuclear imaging know-how, together with state-of-the-art cardiac imaging structures and the most recent on PET/CT.
Each bankruptcy is choked with fine quality pictures that reveal the full-range of generally encountered disorder manifestations as visible within the perform of nuclear medication. The lavishly illustrated circumstances start with the medical presentation and a concise sufferer historical past via imaging findings, differential diagnoses, the definitive prognosis and follow-up details, a short dialogue of the heritage for every prognosis, and a listing of pearls and pitfalls.
- Comprehensive insurance of every thing from unmarried
photon emission computed tomography to PET/CT imaging
- Cases offered as 'unknowns' permit readers to
improve their very own differential diagnoses - similar to at the examination
- Over four hundred high-resolution photographs, together with full-color
PET/CT and cardiac scintigraphic photographs, rfile the situations
- Numerous information, methods, pearls, and pitfalls spotlight
key issues on the finish of every bankruptcy
- A scratch-off code presents year of entry to
RadCases, a searchable on-line database of 250 must-know nuclear medication circumstances
This uncomplicated atlas is a necessary source for all citizens and fellows
in radiology and nuclear drugs as they overview for assessments and get ready for rounds. Clinicians will locate the succinct presentation of instances a useful speedy reference in day-by-day practice.
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Compliment for the 1st edition:"Recommend[ed]. .. for beginners and masters alike. it is going to increase the reader's breadth of data and talent to make sound medical judgements. " - medical Nuclear MedicineIdeal for self-assessment, the second one variation of Case-Based Nuclear medication has been absolutely up-to-date to mirror the most recent nuclear imaging expertise, together with state of the art cardiac imaging structures and the newest on PET/CT.
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Whole-body images of the skeleton are obtained 3 hours after tracer administration. A 1024 × 256 matrix is used for whole-body images. Emphasize the importance of oral hydration to improve soft tissue and bladder clearance. 27 28 Case-Based Nuclear Medicine Fig. 2 Fig. 3 Fig. 4 Fig. 5 Image Interpretation Posterior blood flow images (Fig. 1) are limited by vascular structures in the pelvis. Posterior blood pool images (Fig. 2) demonstrate mildly asymmetric findings (left > right tracer uptake over the sacroiliac [SI] joints).
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