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Cambridge Fundamentals of Neuroscience in Psychology - Introduction to Human Neuroimaging (Paperback): Hans Op De Beeck, Chie... Cambridge Fundamentals of Neuroscience in Psychology - Introduction to Human Neuroimaging (Paperback)
Hans Op De Beeck, Chie Nakatani
R1,089 Discovery Miles 10 890 Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Developed specifically for students in the behavioral and brain sciences, this is the only textbook that provides an accessible and practical overview of the range of human neuroimaging techniques. Methods covered include functional and structural magnetic resonance imaging, positron emission tomography, electroencephalography, magnetoencephalography, multimodal imaging, and various brain stimulation methods. Experimental design, image processing, and statistical inference are also addressed, with chapters for both basic and more advanced data analyses. Key concepts are illustrated through research studies on the relationship between brain and behavior, and practice questions are included throughout to test knowledge and aid self-study. Offering just the right amount of detail for understanding how major imaging techniques can be applied to answer neuroscientific questions, and the practical skills needed for future research, this is an essential text for advanced undergraduate and graduate students in psychology, neuroscience, and cognitive science programs taking introductory courses on human neuroimaging.

Breast Cancer Biology for the Radiation Oncologist (Hardcover, 2014): Jonathan Strauss, William Small, Gayle E Woloschak Breast Cancer Biology for the Radiation Oncologist (Hardcover, 2014)
Jonathan Strauss, William Small, Gayle E Woloschak
R2,869 R2,171 Discovery Miles 21 710 Save R698 (24%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

This is the first textbook of its kind devoted to describing the biological complexities of breast cancer in a way that is relevant to the radiation oncologist. Radiation Oncology has long treated breast cancer as a single biological entity, with all treatment decisions being based on clinical and pathologic risk factors. We are now beginning to understand that biological subtypes of breast cancer may have different risks of recurrence as well as different intrinsic sensitivity to radiotherapy. Multi-gene arrays that have for years been used to predict the risk of distant recurrence and the value of systemic chemotherapy may also have utility in predicting the risk of local recurrence. Additionally, the targeted agents used to treat breast cancer may interact with radiotherapy in ways that can be beneficial or undesirable. All of these emerging issues are extensively discussed in this book, and practical evidence-based treatment recommendations are presented whenever possible.

Female Genital Tract Congenital Malformations - Classification, Diagnosis and Management (Hardcover): Grigoris Grimbizis, Rudi... Female Genital Tract Congenital Malformations - Classification, Diagnosis and Management (Hardcover)
Grigoris Grimbizis, Rudi Campo, B. C. Tarlatzis, Stephan Gordts
R3,124 R2,400 Discovery Miles 24 000 Save R724 (23%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Female genital malformations represent miscellaneous deviations from normal anatomy. With a prevalence of approximately 6% in the general population, they might be associated with health problems, potentially dangerous complications or poor reproductive outcome depending on the type and the degree of the anatomical abnormality. During the last two decades the better understanding of their pathogenesis, the availability of new non-invasive techniques for their diagnosis and the increased experience from their treatment have radically changed their management. A new, clinically oriented classification system has now been developed facilitating their evidence-based appraisal. It is a reality that the management of female genital malformations has changed rapidly during the last few years from an experience based and mainly descriptive field to a scientific evidence-based one. This book presents all uterine, cervical and vaginal anomalies in a systematic way and the new ESHRE/ESGE classification system utilised for their categorization. In addition, their embryogenesis and etiology are summarized. The diagnostic work-up of women with female genital malformations is reviewed in an evidence-based fashion and taking into account the availability of new non-invasive diagnostic methods. The treatment strategy and the therapeutic alternatives to restore health and reproductive problems associated with their presence are critically reviewed.

Imaging Optics (Hardcover): Joseph Braat, Peter Toeroek Imaging Optics (Hardcover)
Joseph Braat, Peter Toeroek
R1,855 R1,743 Discovery Miles 17 430 Save R112 (6%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

This comprehensive and self-contained text presents the fundamentals of optical imaging from the viewpoint of both ray and wave optics, within a single volume. Comprising three distinct parts, it opens with an introduction to electromagnetic theory, including electromagnetic diffraction problems and how they can be solved with the aid of standard numerical methods such as RCWA or FDTD. The second part is devoted to the basic theory of geometrical optics and the study of optical aberrations inherent in imaging systems, including large-scale telescopes and high-resolution projection lenses. A detailed overview of state-of-the-art optical system design provides readers with the necessary tools to successfully use commercial optical design software. The final part explores diffraction theory and concludes with vectorial wave propagation, image formation and image detection in high-aperture imaging systems. The wide-ranging perspective of this important book provides researchers and professionals with a comprehensive and rigorous treatise on the theoretical and applied aspects of optical imaging.

Emergency Musculoskeletal Imaging in Children (Hardcover, 2014 ed.): Leonard E. Swischuk, Siddharth P. Jadhav Emergency Musculoskeletal Imaging in Children (Hardcover, 2014 ed.)
Leonard E. Swischuk, Siddharth P. Jadhav
R2,445 R2,184 Discovery Miles 21 840 Save R261 (11%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

"Emergency Musculoskeletal Imaging in Children" is a practical, concise, and easy-to-read guide to the radiologic workup of acute musculoskeletal injuries and conditions in children. The book is conveniently organized by anatomic site and covers all acute injuries and conditions of the upper and lower extremities encountered in the emergency room, outpatient clinic, and office. Close attention is also given to normal findings and anatomic variants that can mimic pathology. More than 600 MR, CT, ultrasound, and radiographic images complement the text.

Understanding Ultrasound Physics (Hardcover, 4th ed.): Sidney K Edelman Understanding Ultrasound Physics (Hardcover, 4th ed.)
Sidney K Edelman
R2,679 Discovery Miles 26 790 Shipped within 7 - 11 working days
Pediatric Orthopedic Imaging (Hardcover, 2015 ed.): Rebecca Stein-Wexler, Sandra L. Wootton-Gorges, Maer B. Ozonoff Pediatric Orthopedic Imaging (Hardcover, 2015 ed.)
Rebecca Stein-Wexler, Sandra L. Wootton-Gorges, Maer B. Ozonoff
R4,066 R3,238 Discovery Miles 32 380 Save R828 (20%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

This book is an indispensable reference for pediatric and musculoskeletal radiologists, as well as orthopedic surgeons. It offers in depth analysis of pediatric orthopedic imaging, covering normal and aberrant development as well as both common and unusual pediatric disorders. Chapters on the spine, shoulder, elbow, hand and wrist, hip and pelvis, lower extremity, and foot and ankle address site-specific congenital and acquired lesions. Subsequent chapters cover generalized orthopedic diseases such as neurofibromatosis and osteogenesis imperfecta, infectious processes, neuromuscular diseases, musculoskeletal tumors, trauma, and orthopedic procedures. The chapters review associated epidemiology, clinical presentation and evolution, treatment, and differential diagnoses, with in-depht analysis of imaging characteristics. With more than 1800 images, high-quality MRI, CT, and US examples complement the radiographs of a broad variety of musculoskeletal disorders.

Breast Cancer Screening and Diagnosis - A Synopsis (Hardcover, 2015 ed.): Mahesh K. Shetty Breast Cancer Screening and Diagnosis - A Synopsis (Hardcover, 2015 ed.)
Mahesh K. Shetty
R4,020 R3,192 Discovery Miles 31 920 Save R828 (21%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

This book presents the current trends and practices in breast imaging. Topics include mammographic interpretation; breast ultrasound; breast MRI; management of the symptomatic breast in young, pregnant and lactating women; breast intervention with imaging pathological correlation; the postoperative breast and current and emerging technologies in breast imaging. It emphasizes the importance of fostering a multidisciplinary approach in the diagnosis and treatment of breast diseases. Featuring more than 800 high-resolution images and showcasing contributions from leading authorities in the screening, diagnosis and management of the breast cancer patient, "Breast Cancer Screening and Diagnosis" is a valuable resource for radiologists, oncologists and surgeons.

Torres' Patient Care in Imaging Technology (Paperback, 9th edition): Andrea Dutton, TerriAnn Ryan Torres' Patient Care in Imaging Technology (Paperback, 9th edition)
Andrea Dutton, TerriAnn Ryan
R1,479 Discovery Miles 14 790 Shipped within 7 - 11 working days

Torres' Patient Care in Imaging Technology, 9th Edition helps students develop the knowledge and skills they need to become safe, perceptive, and efficient radiologic technologists. The book offers a strong illustration program and a logical organization that emphasizes the connections between classroom learning and clinical practice. Fully aligned with the latest ARRT and ASRT standards, this edition covers current trends and advances in the field and offers an unparalleled array of online teaching and learning resources. eBOOK AVAILABLE. Faster, smarter, and more convenient, today's eBooks can transform learning. These interactive, fully searchable tools offer 24/7 access on multiple devices, the ability to highlight and share notes, and much more. NEW ALIGNMENT! Full alignment with the latest ARRT and ASRT standards helps prepare students for certification and successful practice. ENHANCED CASE STUDIES! New and updated case studies with critical thinking questions give students practice dealing with the types of real-world situations they will encounter on the job. SITUATIONAL JUDGEMENT SECTIONS: These sections build critical thinking skills by presenting practical situations and asking students to assess them based on what they have learned. NEW CONTENT: The text reflects new and relevant advances in the field, including updates in pediatric, geriatric, trauma, and mobile imaging. CULTURALLY SENSITIVE: Cultural Considerations boxes demonstrate the importance of being aware of the cultural and ethnic backgrounds of patients. STUDENT-FOCUSED: Learning Objectives and Key Terms that orient students to the chapter; Display boxes that highlight accreditation, competency, or skills information; and Call Out and Warning boxes that alert students to important facts and common pitfalls help students prepare for practice.

Introduction to Optical Microscopy (Hardcover, 2nd Revised edition): Jerome Mertz Introduction to Optical Microscopy (Hardcover, 2nd Revised edition)
Jerome Mertz
R1,627 Discovery Miles 16 270 Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

This fully updated, self-contained textbook covering modern optical microscopy equips students with a solid understanding of the theory underlying a range of advanced techniques. Two new chapters cover pump-probe techniques, and imaging in scattering media, and additional material throughout covers light-sheet microscopy, image scanning microscopy, and much more. An array of practical techniques are discussed, from classical phase contrast and confocal microscopy, to holographic, structured illumination, multi-photon, and coherent Raman microscopy, and optical coherence tomography. Fundamental topics are also covered, including Fourier optics, partial coherence, 3D imaging theory, statistical optics, and the physics of scattering and fluorescence. With a wealth of end-of-chapter problems, and a solutions manual for instructors available online, this is an invaluable book for electrical engineering, biomedical engineering, and physics students taking graduate courses on optical microscopy, as well as advanced undergraduates, professionals, and researchers looking for an accessible introduction to the field.

Zoom Gastroscopy - Magnifying Endoscopy in the Stomach (Hardcover, 2014 ed.): Kenshi Yao Zoom Gastroscopy - Magnifying Endoscopy in the Stomach (Hardcover, 2014 ed.)
Kenshi Yao
R3,326 R3,013 Discovery Miles 30 130 Save R313 (9%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Since magnifying endoscopy of the stomach, or zoom gastroscopy, was first performed at the beginning of the 21st century , there have been numerous findings in the field worldwide. The author of this volume has developed a standardized magnifying endoscopy technique that enables endoscopists to constantly visualize the microanatomy (subepithelial capillaries and the epithelial structure) within the stomach. With this technology, it has become easy to obtain magnified endoscopic findings. Techniques differ, however, depending upon the endoscopist. Endoscopists around the world do not have a standardized magnifying endoscopy technique, which is mandatory for the scientific analysis of their findings. In addition, there is no logical explanation for how and which microanatomies are visualized by magnifying endoscopy with narrow-band imaging in the glandular epithelium of the stomach. This inconsistency results in considerable confusion among researchers and clinicians and a lack of terminology for the purposes of analysis. As magnifying endoscopy with narrow-band imaging (NBI) becomes more popular throughout the world, there is increased demand for a specialized reference book focused on this subject. The aims of the present volume, Zoom Gastroscopy: Magnifying Endoscopy in the Stomach, are manifold: (1) to illustrate the standard magnifying endoscopic technique that can visualize subepithelial mucosal microvessels as small as capillaries, the smallest unit of blood vessels in the human body, (2) to explain the optical phenomena and principles for NBI and its application to magnifying endoscopy, (3) to clarify which microanatomies are visualized by magnifying endoscopy with NBI and how this is achieved, and (4) to present a diagnostic system so called "VS classification system" for early gastric neoplasias. With a single author, the book consistently uses uniform anatomical terms to describe endoscopic findings, providing an essential reference for endoscopists in the world.

Diseases of the Chest and Heart - Diagnostic Imaging and Interventional Techniques (Paperback): Jurg Hodler, Rahel A.... Diseases of the Chest and Heart - Diagnostic Imaging and Interventional Techniques (Paperback)
Jurg Hodler, Rahel A. Kubik-Huch, Gustav K. Von Schulthess, Christoph Zollikofer
R2,010 R1,801 Discovery Miles 18 010 Save R209 (10%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Written by internationally renowned experts, this volume is a collection of chapters dealing with imaging diagnosis and interventional therapies in chest and heart disease. The different topics are disease-oriented and encompass all the relevant imaging modalities including X-ray technology, nuclear medicine, ultrasound and magnetic resonance, as well as image-guided interventional techniques. The book represents a condensed overview of many topics relevant in chest and heart disease and is aimed at residents in radiology as well as at experienced radiologists wishing to be updated on the current state-of-the art.

Comprehensive Electromyography - With Clinical Correlations and Case Studies (Paperback): Mark A. Ferrante Comprehensive Electromyography - With Clinical Correlations and Case Studies (Paperback)
Mark A. Ferrante
R1,870 R1,396 Discovery Miles 13 960 Save R474 (25%) Shipped within 7 - 11 working days

Electromyography (EMG) is a technique for evaluating and recording the electrical activity produced by nerves and muscles. Interpreting EMG is a mandatory skill for neurologists and rehabilitation specialists. This textbook provides the reader with a detailed discussion of the concepts and principles underlying electrodiagnostic medicine. It is written for an audience without pre-existing knowledge in this discipline, including beginner technicians and physicians in training. It is an ideal review for seasoned practitioners and those preparing for board examinations. It begins with a review of the foundational sciences and works through the field in twenty chapters, including a large number of case studies demonstrating correct application and interpretation. Appendices of information frequently required in the EMG laboratory, such as Nerve Conduction Study techniques and their age-related normal values, anatomic regions assessed by each NCS and needle EMG studies, safety issues, and other important topics, are also included.

Basic Guide to Dental Radiography (Paperback): Tim Reynolds Basic Guide to Dental Radiography (Paperback)
Tim Reynolds
R597 R475 Discovery Miles 4 750 Save R122 (20%) Shipped within 7 - 13 working days

Basic Guide to Dental Radiography provides an essential introduction to radiography in the dental practice. Illustrated throughout, this guide outlines and explains each topic in a clear and accessible style. * Comprehensive coverage includes general physics, principles of image formation, digital image recording, equipment, biological effects of x-rays and legislation * Suitable for the whole dental team * Illustrated in full colour throughout * Ideal for those completing mandatory CPD in radiography * Useful study guide for the NEBDN Certificate in Dental Radiography, the National Certificate in Radiography or the Level 3 Diploma in Dental Nursing

Emergency Radiology of the Abdomen - Imaging Features and Differential Diagnosis for a Timely Management Approach (Hardcover,... Emergency Radiology of the Abdomen - Imaging Features and Differential Diagnosis for a Timely Management Approach (Hardcover, 2012)
Mariano Scaglione, Ulrich Linsenmaier, Gerd Schueller
R3,330 R2,965 Discovery Miles 29 650 Save R365 (11%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

This book comprehensively highlights modern emergency radiology diagnosis of the acute abdomen. In traumatic as well as non-traumatic emergencies, the clinical term "acute abdomen" refers to a variety of serious conditions in an often progressive clinical situation that call for an immediate diagnostic and therapeutic intervention. Today, thorough and rapid diagnostic radiological imaging is broadly available and the radiologist has gained a central role in patient handling in many emergency medicine departments. In addition to proficient radiological knowledge, communication and close co-operation among the various specialists involved are essential for successful patient management. Emergency radiologists must not only acquire a full understanding of the imaging modalities and technical requirements, but they should also have appropriate clinical knowledge of the various disorders in order to become valuable contributors to the therapy decision-making process. Emergency Radiology of the Abdomen provides a comprehensive review of the etiology, pathophysiology, and clinical presentation of acute abdominal conditions, both after traumatic events and in the non-traumatic setting. It focuses on imaging features and high-end emergency radiology that are indispensable for a timely management approach. Numerous high-quality images, diagrams, and easy-to-read tables are provided.

Deep Medicine - How Artificial Intelligence Can Make Healthcare Human Again (Hardcover): Eric Topol Deep Medicine - How Artificial Intelligence Can Make Healthcare Human Again (Hardcover)
Eric Topol 1
R673 R421 Discovery Miles 4 210 Save R252 (37%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days
Broken Bones - The Radiologic Atlas of Fractures and Dislocations (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition): Felix S. Chew, Catherine... Broken Bones - The Radiologic Atlas of Fractures and Dislocations (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)
Felix S. Chew, Catherine Maldijan, Hyojeong Mulcahy
R1,401 R1,213 Discovery Miles 12 130 Save R188 (13%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Broken Bones contains 434 individual cases and 1,101 radiologic images illustrating the typical and less typical appearances of fractures and dislocations throughout the body. The first chapter describes fractures and dislocations of the fingers, starting with fractures of the phalangeal tufts and progressing through the distal, middle, and proximal phalanges and the DIP and PIP joints. Subsequent chapters cover the metacarpals, the carpal bones, the radius and ulna, the elbow and upper arm, and the shoulder and thoracic cage. The cervical spine and the thoracic and lumbosacral spine are covered in separate chapters, followed by the pelvis, the femur, the knee and lower leg, the ankle, the tarsal bones, and the metatarsals and toes. The final three chapters cover the face, fractures and dislocations in children, and fractures and dislocations caused by bullets and nonmilitary blasts.

Cotton and Williams' Practical Gastrointestinal Endoscopy - The Fundamentals (Hardcover, 7th Edition): Adam Haycock,... Cotton and Williams' Practical Gastrointestinal Endoscopy - The Fundamentals (Hardcover, 7th Edition)
Adam Haycock, Jonathan Cohen, Brian P. Saunders, Peter B. Cotton, Christopher B. Williams
R1,627 R1,247 Discovery Miles 12 470 Save R380 (23%) Shipped within 7 - 13 working days

Translated into seven languages, Cotton and Williams' Practical Gastrointestinal Endoscopy has for the last 25 years been the basic primer for endoscopy around the world, providing clear, clinical and practical guidance on the fundamentals of endoscopy practice, from patient positioning and safety, how to perform different endoscopic procedures, and the latest in therapeutic techniques and advances in technology. It's key strength and reason for its popularity is its step-by- step, practical approach, especially with the use of outstanding colour artwork to illustrate the right and wrong ways to perform endoscopy. Add to this the weight and expertise of its author team, led by Peter Cotton and Christopher Williams, and the final result is an essential tool for all gastroenterologists and endoscopists, particularly trainees looking to improve their endoscopic technique. Joining Peter Cotton, Christopher Williams and Brian Saunders in the seventh edition are two exciting stars in UK and US endoscopy, Adam Haycock and Jonathan Cohen. New to this edition are: * Approximately 35 high-quality videos illustrating optimum endoscopy practice, all referenced via "video eyes" in the text * Self-assessment MCQs to test main learning points * An online clinical photo imagebank to complement the line illustrations, perfect for downloading into scientific presentations * Key learning points in every chapter * Much more information on mucosal resection techniques and small bowel endoscopy-for capsule and "deep" enteroscopy * The latest recommendations and guidelines from the ASGE, ASG, UEGW and BSG. Cotton and Williams' Practical Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, seventh edition is fully modernised, masterful as ever, and once again, the number one endoscopy manual for a whole new generation of gastroenterologists and endoscopists.

Imaging of Male Breast Cancer (Hardcover, 2015 ed.): Alexander N Sencha Imaging of Male Breast Cancer (Hardcover, 2015 ed.)
Alexander N Sencha
R2,883 R2,166 Discovery Miles 21 660 Save R717 (25%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

This book is devoted to the diagnosis and treatment of male breast pathology. It provides a comprehensive overview of current strategies for the diagnosis of breast malignancies in men, with a focus on imaging modalities. Ultrasound of male breast abnormalities is discussed in particular depth, but the roles of other imaging techniques, genetic tests, and interventional diagnostic modalities are also carefully covered. Special attention is paid to differential diagnosis of malignant and benign lesions, and the most important benign breast diseases are described and illustrated with high-quality images. A special chapter analyzes treatment strategy in men with breast malignancies and principles of follow-up after breast surgery. Individual chapters are also devoted to the diagnosis of recurrent cancer and cancer metastases. This up-to-date and richly illustrated book will interest and assist specialists in ultrasound diagnostics, radiologists, oncologists, and surgeons.

Encyclopedia of Diagnostic Imaging (Hardcover, 2008 ed.): Albert L. Baert Encyclopedia of Diagnostic Imaging (Hardcover, 2008 ed.)
Albert L. Baert
R15,523 R12,383 Discovery Miles 123 830 Save R3,140 (20%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

The aim of this comprehensive encyclopedia is to provide detailed information on diagnostic radiology contributing to the broad field of imaging. The simple A to Z format provides easy access to relevant information. Extensive cross references between keywords and related articles enable efficient searches in a user-friendly manner. The wide range of entries will provide basic and clinical scientists in academia, practice and industry with valuable information about the field of diagnostic imaging. Those in related fields will also benefit from the important and relevant information on the most recent developments.

Please note that this publication is available as print only or online only or print + online set. Save 75% of the online list price when purchasing the bundle. For more information on the online version please type the publication title into the search box above, then click on the eReference version in the results list.

Radiological Interventions in Obstetrics and Gynaecology (Hardcover, 2014 ed.): John Reidy, Nigel Hacking, Bruce McLucas Radiological Interventions in Obstetrics and Gynaecology (Hardcover, 2014 ed.)
John Reidy, Nigel Hacking, Bruce McLucas
R3,330 R2,964 Discovery Miles 29 640 Save R366 (11%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

This book provides a state-of-the-art review of the technical and clinical aspects of the vascular interventional radiological (IR) procedures currently employed in obstetrics and gynaecology. A particular focus is on uterine artery embolisation for fibroid disease, which is contrasted with the main alternative uterus-conserving surgical approach of myomectomy, and with ablation therapy. Detailed consideration is also given to the role of embolisation in a variety of other less common conditions, including arteriovenous malformations, post-partum haemorrhage, abnormal placentation and pelvic congestion syndrome. IR procedures are examined from a critical gynaecological perspective and with regard to surgical alternatives. The authors include leading interventional radiologists and gynaecologists from the United Kingdom, Europe and North America.

Pearls and Pitfalls in Cardiovascular Imaging - Pseudolesions, Artifacts, and Other Difficult Diagnoses (Hardcover): Stefan L.... Pearls and Pitfalls in Cardiovascular Imaging - Pseudolesions, Artifacts, and Other Difficult Diagnoses (Hardcover)
Stefan L. Zimmerman, Elliot K. Fishman
R2,116 R1,816 Discovery Miles 18 160 Save R300 (14%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Cardiovascular imagers are faced with the challenge of interpreting cases that include artifacts, unusual findings, or anatomic variants on an almost daily basis. These studies can result in confusion and may lead to misdiagnosis even for the most experienced imager. This book provides an approachable reference for practising cardiovascular imagers to aid with both commonly and uncommonly encountered entities that can result in inappropriate patient management. Through the focused use of case examples, this book reviews 100 conditions that can be seen in clinical practice, including pseudotumors, artifacts, anatomic variants, mimics, and unusual diagnoses. Each highly illustrated case follows a standard format, allowing readers to learn from real-life examples and provides an accessible and rapid source of reference for the improved interpretation of cardiovascular imaging and enhanced patient care. This text will be invaluable to radiologists, cardiologists, and trainees.

Crack the Core Exam - Volume 2 (Paperback): Prometheus Lionhart M D Crack the Core Exam - Volume 2 (Paperback)
Prometheus Lionhart M D
R1,158 R1,076 Discovery Miles 10 760 Save R82 (7%) Shipped within 7 - 11 working days
Crack the Core Exam - Volume 1 (Paperback): Prometheus Lionhart M D Crack the Core Exam - Volume 1 (Paperback)
Prometheus Lionhart M D
R1,169 R1,087 Discovery Miles 10 870 Save R82 (7%) Shipped within 7 - 11 working days
Imaging of Foreign Bodies (Hardcover, 2014 ed.): Antonio Pinto, Luigia Romano Imaging of Foreign Bodies (Hardcover, 2014 ed.)
Antonio Pinto, Luigia Romano
R2,862 R2,164 Discovery Miles 21 640 Save R698 (24%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Most ingested foreign bodies pass through the gastrointestinal tract without a problem. However, both ingested and inserted foreign bodies may cause bowel obstruction or perforation or lead to severe hemorrhage, abscess formation, or septicemia. Foreign body aspiration is common in children, especially those under 3 years of age, and in these cases chest radiography and CT are the main imaging modalities. This textbook provides a thorough overview of the critical role of diagnostic imaging in the assessment of patients with suspected foreign body ingestion, aspiration, or insertion. A wide range of scenarios are covered, from the common problem of foreign body ingestion or aspiration in children and mentally handicapped adults through to drug smuggling by body packing and gunshot wounds. Guidance is offered on diagnostic protocols, and the value of different imaging modalities in different situations is explained. Helpful management tips are also provided. This textbook will prove invaluable for residents in radiology, radiologists, and physicians who are involved on a daily basis, within an emergency department, in the management of patients with suspected ingestion, aspiration, or insertion of foreign bodies. "

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