Books by Subject

Diagnostic Imaging

  • 2015 Springer
    Dagmar Kainmueller.
    Segmentation of anatomical structures in medical image data is an essential task in clinical practice. Dagmar Kainmueller introduces methods for accurate fully automatic segmentation of anatomical structures in 3D medical image data. The author's core methodological contribution is a novel deformation model that overcomes limitations of state-of-the-art Deformable Surface approaches, hence allowing for accurate segmentation of tip- and ridge-shaped features of anatomical structures. As for practical contributions, she proposes application-specific segmentation pipelines for a range of anatomical structures, together with thorough evaluations of segmentation accuracy on clinical image data. As compared to related work, these fully automatic pipelines allow for highly accurate segmentation of benchmark image data. Contents Deformable Meshes for Accurate Automatic Segmentation Omnidirectional Displacements for Deformable Surfaces (ODDS) Coupled Deformable Surfaces for Multi-object Segmentation From Surface Mesh Deformations to Volume Deformations Segmentation of Anatomical Structures in Medical Image Data Target Groups Academics and practitioners in the fields of computer science, medical imaging, and automatic segmentation. The Author Dagmar Kainmueller works as a research scientist at the Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics in Dresden, Germany, with a focus on bio image analysis. The Editor The series Aktuelle Forschung Medizintechnik - Latest Research in Medical Engineering is edited by Thorsten M. Buzug.
  • 2007 Springer
    Jasjit S. Suri, Aly A. Farag [editors].
  • 2013 Springer
    Giampiero Ausili Cefaro, Domenico Genovesi, Carlos A. Perez ; foreword by Vincenzo Valentini.
    Defining organs at risk is a crucial task for radiation oncologists when aiming to optimize the benefit of radiation therapy, with delivery of the maximum dose to the tumor volume while sparing healthy tissues. This book will prove an invaluable guide to the delineation of organs at risk of toxicity in patients undergoing radiotherapy. The first and second sections address the anatomy of organs at risk, discuss the pathophysiology of radiation-induced damage, and present dose constraints and methods for target volume delineation. The third section is devoted to the radiological anatomy of organs at risk as seen on typical radiotherapy planning CT scans, with a view to assisting the radiation oncologist to recognize and delineate these organs for each anatomical region head and neck, mediastinum, abdomen, and pelvis. The book is intended both for young radiation oncologists still in training and for their senior colleagues wishing to reduce intra-institutional variations in practice and thereby to standardize the definition of clinical target volumes.
  • 2009. Karger
    volume editors, P. Giannakopoulos, P.R. Hof.
    Clinical investigations in primary care / de Souza, L.C. ... [et al.] -- The concept of mild cognitive impairment : relevance and limits in clinical practice / Michon, A. -- Pathological substrates of cognitive decline in Alzheimer's disease / Giannakopoulos, P. ... [et al.] -- Functional imaging in mild cognitive impairment and early Alzheimer's disease : is it pertinent? / Ibáñez, V.; Deiber, M.-P. -- Electrophysiological markers of rapid cognitive decline in mild cognitive impairment / Giannakopoulos, P. ... [et al.] -- The future : new methods of imaging exploration in Alzheimer's disease / Nordberg, A. -- Pharmacological interventions in primary care : hopes and illusions / Assal, F.; van der Meulen, M. -- Investigations in primary care / Poggesi, A.; Pantoni, L. -- The concept of vascular cognitive impairment / Erkinjuntti, T.; Gauthier, S. -- Defining the neuropathological background of vascular and mixed dementia and comparison with magnetic resonance imaging findings / Gold, G. -- Is it possible to treat vascular dementia? / Zekry, D. -- Dementia with Lewy bodies : clinical diagnosis and therapeutic approach / Gold, G. -- Significance of brain lesions in Parkinson disease dementia and Lewy body dementia / Jellinger, K.A. -- Delineating dementia with Lewy bodies : can magnetic resonance imaging help? / von Gunten, A.; Meuli, R. -- Pharmacotherapy of Parkinson disease dementia and Lewy body dementia / Gauthier, S. -- Clinical features and diagnosis of frontotemporal dementia / Kertesz, A. -- Neuropathological spectrum of frontal lobe dementias / Kövari, E. -- Frontotemporal dementia neuroimaging : a guide for clinicians / Seeley, W.W. -- Frontotemporal dementia : therapeutic interventions / Mendez, M.F.
  • 2016 Springer
    Sriharsha Athreya, editor.
  • 2015 Thieme
    Andreas Fuhrmann.
  • 2013 Springer
    Ximena Wortsman, editor-in-chief ; Gregor B.E. Jemec, co-editor.
    This book is a comprehensive introduction to ultrasonography of the skin, nails, and scalp as it relates to the assessment and diagnosis of dermatologic diseases. It provides a concise understanding of the diagnosis of dermatologic conditions through extensive high-resolution gray scale and color Doppler ultrasound images and presents classical correlations of clinical dermatologic lesions with sonographic and histologic findings.
  • 2013
    Prasheel Vashdev Lillaney.
    Using hybrid x-ray/MR (XMR) systems for image guidance during interventional procedures can enhance the diagnosis and treatment of neurologic, oncologic, cardiovascular, and other disorders. XMR suites have become more available, with various vendors offering dual-modality solutions. These systems combine the three-dimensional imaging capabilities and excellent soft tissue contrast provided by MR with the high spatial/temporal resolution and accurate device tracking provided by x-ray. To eliminate system compatibility concerns, the suites typically have long travel distances between MR and x-ray components. As a result, switching between modalities requires shuttling the patient several meters from one system to the other. Because patients typically have critically placed monitoring systems and intravenous lines for drug delivery and anesthesia, the cumbersome shuttling process impedes repeated switching between the modalities. To circumvent the hurdles associated with alternating between modalities, we proposed a close proximity hybrid system design in which a c-arm fluoroscopy unit is placed immediately adjacent to a closed bore MR system with a minimum distance of 1.2 meters between the x-ray and MR imaging field of views. Placing the x-ray system so close to the MR bore requires an x-ray tube capable of operating in a relatively strong MR fringe field environment. Existing rotating anode x-ray tube designs fail within MR fringe field environments because the magnetic fields alter the electron trajectories in the x-ray tube and act as a brake on the induction motor, reducing the rotation speed of the anode. In my work, I have developed (1) techniques to correct for the altered electron trajectories and (2) a novel motor design that eliminates the reduced rotation speed of the anode. Altering electron trajectories between the cathode and anode affects the location, size, and shape of the x-ray tube focal spot on the anode. I proposed a combination of approaches to control the trajectories. First, I derived an active magnetic shielding design using constrained optimization techniques that minimizes power consumption and heat deposition in the external deflection coils. I then adapted my shielding design to include rare earth permanent magnets, to further reduce the power and size requirements of the coils. Finally, I designed a split-focusing cup that controls the electron trajectories via electrostatic mechanisms, providing an alternative that is more space efficient and MR-compatible. High rotation speed of the anode is needed for sufficient instantaneous heat loading on the target area, to achieve the needed x-ray tube output. There is currently no available motor design to rotate the anode in the expected magnetic environment. To solve this problem, I designed a new motor that operates efficiently within the fringe field. The design is analogous to a modified three-pole brushed DC motor, with the radial component of the MR fringe field replacing the permanent magnet stator field used in conventional brushed DC motors. The motor support bearings provide rotating electrical contacts, while feedback signals from a position sensor control electrical commutation. A vacuum compatible prototype of the proposed motor design was assembled, and its performance was evaluated at various field strengths and orientations. Combining the control mechanisms for the electron trajectories with the new motor design yields a robust x-ray tube capable of operating in fringe fields with magnitudes on the order of 0.1 to 0.2 T.
  • 2010
    Kaustubh Satyendra Supekar.
    Understanding human brain function is one of the most important endeavors in modern science. There is growing evidence that cognitive functions are executed by large-scale networks, comprising multiple interacting anatomically-connected brain areas. Although considerable progress has been made in understanding which specific brain areas are involved in particular cognitive functions, very little is known about the integrative functioning of large-scale brain networks. This is due in part to the lack of methods to pursue this line of research. This dissertation describes computational methods for detecting and characterizing large-scale human brain networks, combining data from task-free functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) and structural diffusion tensor imaging (DTI), two complementary brain imaging modalities. Application of our methods to task-free fMRI and DTI data obtained from a wide range of subject populations provided new insights into how large-scale human brain networks develop, mature, and get disrupted in psychiatric and neurological disorders. More generally, this work demonstrates the power of our multimodal network-analytic approach to obtain a system-level understanding of brain function across the human lifespan.
  • 2010
    Murat Aksoy.
    Due to the sequential nature of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) data acquisition, correction of image artifacts originating from involuntary patient motion is essential for reliable diagnostic quality. Especially during MRI scans of certain patient populations such as children, elderly or patients with certain medical conditions (e.g. stroke, Parkinson's), motion correction methods must be incorporated into the MR imaging protocol for adequate image quality. With increased demands for higher resolution or time-resolved examinations (e.g. functional MRI), examination times also increase and even willing patients might have trouble staying still during the course of the examination. The first part of this thesis provides a method for retrospective correction of head motion artifacts using a multi-shot spiral-in \& out readout and parallel-imaging based iterative image reconstruction. The spiral-in part provided a low resolution image that was used for measurement of head motion. Due to rotational motion, locally undersampled areas appear in MR acquisition space (i.e., k-space), which violate the Nyquist theorem and cause artifacts even after motion correction. These artifacts were addressed through the data redundancy provided by multiple receiver channels that is present in modern receiver coils and an iterative conjugate-gradient based reconstruction. This method was then applied to diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) with multi-shot readout. Since DTI uses directional gradients to encode diffusion, rotational motion causes the image contrast to change, and it becomes incorrect to combine data with varying diffusion encodings on them. To address this issue, a non-linear conjugate gradient based reconstruction is presented and it is shown that this method provided more accurate description of white matter pathways compared to traditional methods. In the second part of this thesis, a prospective motion correction system using an optical tracking device is presented. Such systems are preferable compared to retrospective navigator-based methods due to various reasons, such as ability to perform motion correction independent of the MR data acquisition and immunity to spin history effects. The system proposed used a single camera mounted on the head coil and a self-encoded checkerboard marker mounted on the patient's forehead. Results on structural and diffusion imaging revealed that prospective motion correction outperforms retrospective navigator-based schemes. In the last part of the thesis, entropy-based retrospective autofocusing was used in combination with motion data obtained from prospective tracking to remove residual motion artifacts in the images. This method was especially useful for removing errors caused by inaccurate cross-calibration between the scanner and camera frame-of-references. It was also shown that prospective tracking can be the enabling technology for autofocusing in 3D acquisitions.
  • 2010 Thieme Book
    Volker Barth ; with contributions by Vloker Frohwein [and others].
    "A practical approach to the early detection and management of breast cancer. This lavishly illustrated atlas provides radiologists with essential information for the differential diagnosis of breast diseases on the basis of clinical presentation, mammography, and ultrasound. The book begins with chapters on tumor biology, prognostic factors, and histology. The authors then provide a thorough evaluation of various methods for early detection and accurate diagnosis, including analog and digital mammography, ultrasound, MR imaging, PET/CT, and interventional procedures. They discuss in detail the strengths and limitations of each imaging modality, aspects of quality control, test intervals, peri- and postoperative management principles, and follow-up care.Highlights:- Presentation of difficult cases that effectively demonstrate the diagnostic hurdles and forensic pitfalls in breast diagnosis- Special sections on breast cancer in men and young women, with discussion of women who are pregnant or lactating- Color-coded practical tips and clinical notes for optimal comprehension of the material- Extensive Q&A sections for self-testing in two major chapters - More than 1,700 high-quality illustrations, including clinical color photographs, ultrasound images, and mammograms"--Provided by publisher.
  • 2005 HighWire
    edited by Francisco Fernández-Avilés.
    Also available: Print – 2005
  • 2013 Springer
    Luc Turmel-Rodrigues, Claude J. Renaud ; with contributions by Bernard Beyssen, Jean-Jacques Godier, Albert Mouton, Josette Pengloan, and Richard Shoenfeld.
    Endovascular repair of dialysis fistulas and grafts: strengths and weaknesses -- Role of the nephrologist, interventional radiologist, and vascular access in the treatment of end-Stage renal disease -- Access creation strategy -- Natural history of vascular access -- Radiological anatomy and preoperative imaging of upper limb vessels -- Indications and imaging modalities in dialysis access -- Psychological and clinical issues -- Patient preparation prior to angiography and endovascular interventions -- Angiography (Fistulography) -- Dilation and stent placement -- Hand ischemia -- Treatment of thrombosed accesses -- Therapeutic occlusion of dysfunctional accesses -- Complications during and after vascular access endovascular procedures -- Vascular access intervention outcomes.
  • 2016 Springer
    Stefan Scholz, Marcus D. Jarboe, editors.
    Introduction -- Pediatric Spinal Sonography -- Surgical Ultrasound of the Pediatric Head and Neck -- The Thorax -- The Liver -- The Biliary Tract -- The Pancreas -- The Spleen -- Abdominal Vessels -- Gastrointestinal Tract -- Intra-abdominal and Retroperitoneal Masses -- Emergency Ultrasound in the Evaluation of Pediatric Blunt Abdominal Trauma -- The Kidney -- Adrenal Gland -- The Pediatric Pelvis -- Groin and Testicle -- Contrast-enhanced Ultrasound (CEUS) for Children -- Ultrasound-Guided Vascular Access -- Core Biopsy of Masses and Solid Organs -- Fine Needle Aspiration (FNA) of the Thyroid Gland -- Diagnostic and Therapeutic Drainage -- Sclerotherapy of Vascular Malformations -- Regional Blocks for Postoperative Pain Control -- An Introduction to Intraoperative Ultrasound.
  • 2014 Thieme Book
    Sylvia H. Heywang-Koebrunner, MD, Professor and Head, Reference Center for Mammography Munich, Munich, Germany, Ingrid Schreer, MD, Professor, Radiologic Center Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany, Susan Barte, MB BS, DMRD, FRCR, FRCP, Consultant Radiologist, Cambridge Breast Unit, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge University Hospitals Foundation Trust, Cambridge, UK ; with contributions by Fleur Kilburn-Toppin, John Kotre, Joerg Naehrig.
    "Encompassing the entire spectrum of breast imaging and diagnostics, this acclaimed text provides a systematic and pragmatic guide for all clinicians involved in diagnosing breast disease. The new third edition has been fully updated to include advances in mammography, ultrasound, breast MRI, percutaneous interventions, and emerging technologies, with pros and cons and evidence-based approaches throughout. Special features of the third edition: Coverage of the field, with comprehensive sections on examination procedures and technical requirements; histologic, clinical, and radiologic appearance of a wide range of breast pathologies; results of international screening studies; and much more. Nearly 1,200 clear radiographic images showing normal findings, benign and malignant disorders, and post-traumatic, post-surgical, and post-therapeutic changes to the breast. Innovations in digital mammography, tomosynthesis, and computer assisted detection (CAD); new chapters on imaging of implants, lesions of uncertain malignant potential, developing technologies; and more. A systematic, highly reproducible methodology for detection, diagnosis, and assessment of findings. Easy-to-follow flowcharts for the diagnostic work-up of both typical and atypical cases. Written by world-renowned authorities with decades of clinical experience, this book provides a brilliant orientation to the multimodality diagnostic approach and therapeutic significance of breast imaging findings. It is an essential reference and board review for radiologists, residents and fellows, gynecologists, oncologists, surgeons, technologists, and any other interdisciplinary specialist working to improve outcomes in breast disease"--Provided by publisher.
  • 2011 Wiley
    edited by John W. Stirling, Alan Curry, and Brian P. Eyden.
    The role of TEM in renal diagnostics -- Diagnostic transmission electron microscopy of transplant renal biopsies -- Muscle -- The diagnostic electron microscopy of nerve -- The diagnostic electron microscopy of tumors -- Microbial ultrastructure -- The contemporary use of electron microscopy in the diagnosis of ciliary disorders and sperm centriolar abnormalities -- Electron microscopy as a useful tool in the diagnosis of lysosomal storage diseases -- Cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leukoencephalopathy (CADASIL) -- Diagnosis of platelet disorders by electron microscopy -- Diagnosis of congenital dyserythropoietic anaemia types I and II by transmission electron microscopy -- Ehlers-Danlos syndrome -- Electron microscopy in occupational and environmental lung disease -- General tissue preparation methods -- Ultrastructural pathology today? : paradigm change and the impact of microwave technology and telemicroscopy -- Electron microscopy methods in virology -- Digital imaging for diagnostic transmission electron microscopy -- Uncertainty of measurement.
  • 2014 CRCnetBASE
    edited by Haishan Zeng.
    Section 1. Basics of endoscopy and light-tissue interactions -- section 2. Endoscopic field imaging modalities -- section 3. Endoscopic point spectroscopy -- section 4. Endoscopic "point" microscopy -- section 5. Clinical applications.
  • 2014 Springer
    Klaus Gottlieb, Gustavo Marino.
    The available textbooks on endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) typically focus on technique and interpretation of commonly observed images and scenarios and are aimed primarily at trainees. However, independent practitioners of EUS are often challenged by unusual cases which they are expected to handle competently despite the absence of authoritative guidance. The Diagnostic Endosonography aims to fill this gap by presenting carefully selected cases that will expand the practitioner's knowledge base and cover important clinical challenges. The case material is organized principally according to anatomic site. Approximately 170 case reports are included, each of which is accompanied by an average of three to five high-quality EUS images; in addition, CT and PET scans are shown when appropriate. For each case, the case description is followed by helpful 'teaching points' as well as up-to-date literature references and suggestions for future research.
  • 2007
    R. Brooke Jeffrey ... [et al.].
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
  • 2011 ScienceDirect
    2011 ClinicalKey
    Joshua Broder.
    Imaging the head and brain / Joshua Broder and Robert Preston -- Imaging the face / Joshua Broder -- Imaging the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine / Joshua Broder -- Imaging soft tissues of the neck / Joshua Broder -- Imaging the chest : the chest radiograph / Joshua Broder -- Imaging chest trauma / Joshua S. Broder -- Imaging of pulmonary embolism and nontraumatic aortic pathology / Joshua Broder -- Cardiac CT imaging / Joshua Broder -- Imaging of nontraumatic abdominal conditions / Joshua Broder -- Imaging abdominal and flank trauma / Joshua Broder -- Imaging abdominal vascular catastrophes /Joshua Broder -- Imaging the genitourinary tract / Joshua Broder -- Imaging of the pelvis and hip / Joshua Broder -- Imaging the extremities / Joshua Broder -- Emergency department applications of musculoskeletal magnetic resonance imaging : an evidence-based assessment / Joshua Broder -- "Therapeutic imaging" : image-guided therapies in emergency medicine / Joshua Broder.
  • 2015 Cambridge
    edited by Paul K. Kleinman, MD, FAAP, Department of Radiology, Boston Children's Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
    1. The skeleton: structure, growth and development, and basis of skeletal injury / Andrew E. Rosenberg -- 2. Skeletal trauma: general considerations / Paul K. Kleinman, Andrew E. Rosenberg and Andy Tsai -- 3. The lower extremity / Paul K. Kleinman -- 4. The upper extremity / Paul K. Kleinman -- 5. Bony thoracic trauma / Paul K. Kleinman -- 6. Dating fractures / Michelle M. Walters and Paul K. Kleinman -- 7. Differential diagnosis I: diseases, dysplasias and syndromes simulating abuse / Paul K. Kleinman and Paula W. Brill -- 8. Differential diagnosis II: disorders of calcium and phosphorus metabolism / Ingrid Holm and Jeannette M. Perez-Rossello -- 9. Differential diagnosis III: osteogenesis imperfecta / Ralph S. Lachman, Deborah Krakow and Paul Kleinman -- 10. Differential diagnosis IV: accidental trauma / Paul K. Kleinman -- 11. Differential diagnosis V: obstetric trauma / Paul K. Kleinman -- 12. Differential diagnosis VI: normal variants / Paul K. Kleinman -- 13. Evidence-based radiology and child abuse / Christopher S. Greeley -- 14. Skeletal imaging strategies / Paul K. Kleinman -- 15. Postmortem imaging / Paul K. Kleinmante -- 16. Abusive head and spinal trauma: clinical and biomechanical considerations / Lori D. Frasier and Brittany Coats -- 17. Abusive head and spinal trauma: scalp, subscalp and cranium / Paul K. Kleinman, Brittany Coats and V. Michelle Silvera -- 18. Abusive head and spinal trauma: extraaxial hemorrhage and non-hemic collections / Gary L. Hedlund -- 19. Abusive head and spinal trauma: parenchymal injury / P. Ellen Grant -- 20. Abusive head and spinal trauma: intracranial imaging strategies / V. Michelle Silvera, P. Ellen Grant, Gary L. Hedlund and Paul K. Kleinman -- 21. Abusive head and spinal trauma: abusive craniocervical junction and spinal trauma / Paul K. Kleinman and V. Michelle Silvera --: 22. Visceral trauma / Katherine Nimkin and Paul K. Kleinman -- 23. Miscellaneous forms of abuse and neglect / Paul K. Kleinman -- 24. Psychosocial considerations / Alice W. Newton and Amy C. Tishelman -- 25. Child abuse and the law I: general issues for the radiologist / Sandeep K. Narang -- 26. Child abuse and the law II: the radiologist in court and fundamental legal issues / Martha Coakley -- 27. The radiologist's response to child abuse / Paul K. Kleinman -- 28. Radiological image formation: physical principles, technology and radiation dose considerations / Andrew Karellas and Srinivasan Vedantham -- 29. The physics and biology of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI): medical miracle anyone? / Robert V. Mulkern -- 30. Quality assurance and radiographic skeletal survey standards / Patricia L. Kleinman -- Index.
  • 2016 Springer
    Pu-Xuan Lu, Bo-Ping Zhou, editors.
    This book introduces the diagnosis of Emerging Infectious Diseases (EIDs), including newly emerging infectious diseases and also infectious diseases that show resistance to present treatments. Radiographic examinations are of great value in EIDs diagnosis, differential diagnosis, treatment efficacy assessment and prognosis evaluation. This book covers severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS), human avian influenza (H5N1, H7N9), influenza A (H1N1), hand-foot-mouth disease, acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS), viral hepatitis, pulmonary tuberculosis. All seven of these EIDs are associated with high incidence and mortality. This book details the imaging techniques, radiological appearance and characteristics of EIDs, and diagnosis and differential diagnosis of EID-related complications. Considering the unique and in some cases only partially understood nature of EIDs, appropriate space is provided in this book for the detailed explanation of the etiology, epidemiology, pathophysiology, clinical symptoms and signs, laboratory tests, clinical diagnosis and differential diagnosis, prevention, treatment, and prognosis of EIDs. As such, it will be a valuable resource for improving the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of EIDs. Editors Pu-Xuan Lu and Bo-Ping Zhou are professors at Shenzhen Third People's Hospital, Guangdong Medical College, China.
  • 2014 Wiley
    edited by Alberto Signore, MD, PhD, Professor of Nuclear Medicine, Nuclear Medicine Unit, Department of Medical-Surgical Sciences and of Translational Medicine and Psychology, "Sapienza" University, Rome, Italy, Ana Maria Quintero, MD, Radiologist, Department of Radiology, Clinica Reina Sofia, Clinica Colsanitas, Bogotá, Colombia.
    Epidemiology of infections in the new century / Nicola Petrosillo -- Bacterial osteomyelitis : the clinician point of view / Ilker Uçkay, Nicolas Christian Buchs, Khalid Seghrouchni, Mathieu Assal, Pierre Hoffmeyer, and Daniel Lew -- Radiologic imaging of osteomyelitis / Jenny T. Bencardino, Zoraida Restrepo-Velez, Randall Bujan, and Diego Jaramillo -- Radiological evaluation of spine infection / Ana Marøa Quintero and Roy Riascos -- Radiological imaging of soft tissue infections / Carolina Whittle and Giancarlo Schiappacasse -- Radiological imaging of abdominal infection and inflammatory disease / Carolina Whittle, Giancarlo Schiappacasse, and Francesca Maccioni -- Radiological imaging of vascular graft infection / Alejandro Romero, Tobøas Zander, Jorge Lopera, Sergi Quiroga, Manuel Maynar -- Radiological imaging of TB and HIV / Jorge Carrillo -- Nuclear medicine imaging of infections : techniques, acquisition protocol, and interpretation criteria / Alberto Signore -- Nuclear medicine imaging of osteomyelitis : WBC, monoclonal antibody, or bacterial imaging? / Christopher J. Palestro -- Nuclear medicine imaging of spondylodiscitis : the emerging role of PET / Elena Lazzeri, Paola Anna Erba, Martina Sollini, Giuliano Mariani -- Nuclear medicine imaging of soft tissue infections / Bárbara Roxana Morales Klinkert -- Nuclear medicine imaging of infections and inflammatory diseases of the abdomen / Josep Martøn Comøn, Alba Rodrøguez Gasén, and Christophe Van de Wiele -- Nuclear medicine imaging of vascular graft infections : the added role of hybrid imaging / Ora Israel -- Nuclear medicine imaging of TB and HIV / Mike Sathekge, Christophe van de Wiele, and Alberto Signore -- Nuclear medicine imaging in fever of unknown origin / François-Xavier Hanin and François Jamar -- Nuclear medicine imaging of inflammatory diseases / Marco Chianelli, Gaurav Malviya, Andor W.J.M. Glaudemans, and Alberto Signore.
  • 2010 Springer
    Akbar Bonakdarpour, William R. Reinus, Jasvir S. Khurana, editors.
    Bone Structure and Function / Fayez F. Safadi and Jasvir S. Khurana -- Systematic Approach to Metabolic Diseases of Bone / Akbar Bonakdarpour -- Systematic Approach to Radiology of Endocrine Disorders Affecting the Musculoskeletal System / Akbar Bonakdarpour and Colleen Veloski -- Circulatory Diseases of Bone and Adjacent Soft Tissues / Wilfred C.G. Peh and Seoung-Oh Yang -- Imaging Approach to Musculoskeletal Trauma / William R. Reinus -- Imaging and Understanding Fracture Fixation / Bahman Rafiee -- Systematic Approach to Tumors and Focal Lesions of Bone / Shigeru Ehara and Jasvir S. Khurana -- Systematic Approach to Tumors and Tumor-Like Conditions of Soft Tissue / Theodore T. Miller, Carolyn M. Sofka, Paul Zhang and Jasvir S. Khurana -- Imaging Approach to Hemoglobinopathies / Avneesh Chhabra and William R. Reinus -- Imaging Approach to Musculoskeletal Infections / William R. Reinus -- Systematic Approach to Arthropathies / William R. Reinus -- Imaging of Prostheses / Sayed Ali and William R. Reinus -- Systematic Approach to Skeletal Dysplasias with Emphasis on Non-lethal Disorders / Akbar Bonakdarpour -- Interventional Procedures in Musculoskeletal Radiology / Jamshid Tehranzadeh, Scott Seibert and Afshin Gangi.
  • 2015 Thieme Book
    Ulrike Szeimies, Axel Staebler, Markus Walther.
  • 2008 Thieme Book
    [edited by] Rainer Schmitt, Ulrich Lanz ; with contributions by Wolfgang Buchberger ... [et al. ; translator, Adele Barbara Herzberger ; illustrators, Piotr and Malgorzata Gusta].
    With its complex anatomy and specialized biomechanics, the human hand has always presented physicians with a unique challenge when it comes to diagnosing and treating the diseases that afflict it. And while recent decades have seen a rapid increase in the number of therapeutic options, many diseases and injuries of the hand are still commonly misinterpreted. In this book, an interdisciplinary team, comprising specialists in radiology, surgery, and rheumatology, presents a comprehensive, reliable guide to this topographically intricate area. Highlights include: More than 1,000 high-quality illustrations; state-of-the-art imaging modalities -- including multiline spiral CR, with 2D displays and 3D reconstructions, and contrast -- enhanced MRI with multi-channel, phased-array coils; an overview of all currently used methods of examination; a detailed presentation of the anatomic and functional foundations necessary for diagnosis; full coverage of all disorders of the hand; and systematic treatment of each disease's definition, pathogenesis, and clinical symptoms, according to a graduated diagnostic plan.
  • 2010
    Jeffrey S. Ross, Kevin R. Moore, Lubdha M. Shah, Bryson Borg, Julia Crim.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
    Congenital -- Scoliosis -- Vertebral column, discs, and paraspinal muscle -- Cord, dura, and vessels -- Degenerative diseases -- Spondylolisthesis and spondylolysis -- Inflammatory, crystalline, and miscellaneous arthritides -- Infections -- Inflammatory and autoimmune disorders -- Neoplasms -- Nonneoplastic cysts and tumor mimics -- Vascular and systemic disorders -- Plexus and peripheral nerve lesions -- Postoperative imaging and complications -- Hardware -- Post-radiation and chemotherapy complications.
  • 2006 Springer
    Christiaan Schiepers (ed.) ; with contributions by M. Allen-Auerbach ... [et al.] ; foreword by A.L. Baert.
    1. Introduction / Christiaan Schiepers, p. 1-4 -- Part 1. Clinical Applications -- 2. Neurochemical Imaging with Emission Tomography: Clinical Applications / Giovanni Lucignani and James Frost, p. 7-37 -- 3. Assessment of Myocardial Viability by Radionuclide Techniques / Roxana Campisi, Felix Keng and Heinrich Schelbert, p. 39-59 -- 4. Thromboembolism Imaging / Henry Royal and David Hillier, p. 61-81-- 5. Renal Imaging / François Jamar and Raffaella Barone, p. 83-100 -- 6. Skeletal Scintigraphy / Christiaan Schiepers, p. 101-111 -- 7. Imaging Infection and Inflammation / Huub Rennen, Chantal Bleeker-Rovers and Wim Oyen, p. 113-126 -- 8. Gastrointestinal Nuclear Medicine / Jean-Luc Urbain, p. 127-134 -- 9. Hepatobiliary Scintigraphy / Mark Tulchinsky, p. 135-152 -- 10. Peptide Imaging / Irene Virgolini and T. Traub-Weidinger, p. 153-184 --11. FDG-PET Imaging in Oncology / Christiaan Schiepers and Carl Hoh, p. 185-204 -- 12. PET/CT in Lung, Head and Neck Cancer / Hans Steinert, Gerhard Goerres and Gustav von Schulthess, p. 205-214 -- 13. PET/CT Imaging in Breast Cancer, Gastrointestinal Cancers, Gynecological Cancers and Lymphoma / Martin Allen-Auerbach, Johannes Czernin and Christiaan Schiepers, p. 215-225 -- 14. Pediatric Nuclear Medicine: A Coming of Age / Helen Nadel and Moira Stilwell, p. 227-244 -- Part 2. Basics of Scintigraphic Imaging -- 15. Radiopharmaceuticals: Recent Developments and Trends / Guy Bormans, Kristin Verbeke and Alfons Verbruggen, p. 247-274 -- 16. Instrumentation and Data Acquisition / Sibylle Ziegler and Magnus Dahlbom, p. 275-290 -- 17. Image Formation / Johan Nuyts and Dirk Bequé, p. 291-310 -- Part 3. Future Outlook -- 18. Imaging Gene Expression: Concepts and Future Outlook / Meike Schipper and Sanjiv Gambhir, p. 313-342 -- 19. Quo Vadis? / Christiaan Schiepers, p. 343-344.
  • 2015 Thieme-Connect
    [edited by] Erik Beek, Rick R. van Rijn.
    ""Diagnostic Pediatric Ultrasound is a complete "go-to" reference for daily practice. It clearly shows why ultrasound is the pediatric imaging modality of first choice, offering safe, noninvasive, high-quality results, leading to an accurate diagnosis. It provides a wide range of normal reference images for comparison with pathologic findings. This book contains instructive ultrasound videos available on Thieme Media Center showing diagnoses.""--Provided by publisher.
  • 2014 Springer
    Ben Challacombe, Simon Bott, editors.
    From signs and symptoms to key diagnosis of urological diseases, Diagnostic Techniques in Urology focuses on the current status of urological investigations. This book looks at common conditions of prostate and renal cancer, discusses emergency urological diagnosis, and examines the evaluation of benign diseases as well as miscellaneous urological conditions including erectile dysfunction, incontinence and prostatitis. Bringing together contributions from major international leaders in the field, Diagnostic Techniques in Urology is a useful, easy-to-read book which will benefit urologists and other clinicians interested in urology.
  • 2006 CRCnetBASE
    K. Kirk Shung.
  • 2014 ScienceDirect
    Thomas Szabo, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA.
    Diagnostic Ultrasound Imaging provides a unified description of the physical principles of ultrasound imaging, signal processing, systems and measurements. This comprehensive reference is a core resource for both graduate students and engineers in medical ultrasound research and design. With continuing rapid technological development of ultrasound in medical diagnosis, it is a critical subject for biomedical engineers, clinical and healthcare engineers and practitioners, medical physicists, and related professionals in the fields of signal and image processing. The book contains 17 new and updated chapters covering the fundamentals and latest advances in the area, and includes four appendices, 450 figures (60 available in color), and almost 1,500 references. In addition to the continual influx of readers entering the field of ultrasound worldwide who need the broad grounding in the core technologies of ultrasound, this book provides those already working in these areas with clear and comprehensive expositions of these key new topics as well as introductions to state-of-the-art innovations in this field. Enables practicing engineers, students and clinical professionals to understand the essential physics and signal processing techniques behind modern imaging systems as well as introducing the latest developments that will shape medical ultrasound in the futureSuitable for both newcomers and experienced readers, the practical, progressively organized applied approach is supported by hands-on MATLAB code and worked examples that enable readers to understand the principles underlying diagnostic and therapeutic ultrasound. Covers the new important developments in the use of medical ultrasound: elastography and high-intensity therapeutic ultrasound. Many new developments are comprehensively reviewed and explained, including aberration correction, acoustic measurements, acoustic radiation force imaging, alternate imaging architectures, bioeffects: diagnostic to therapeutic, Fourier transform imaging, multimode imaging, plane wave compounding, research platforms, synthetic aperture, vector Doppler, transient shear wave elastography, ultrafast imaging and Doppler, functional ultrasound and viscoelastic models.
  • 2013 ClinicalKey
    [edited by] Carol M. Rumack ... [et al.].
    Also available: Print – v. 1-2, 2011.
  • 2012 Thieme Book
    Francis A. Burgener, MD, Professor of Radiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York, USA, Steven P. Meyers, MD, PhD, Professor of Radiology and Neurosurgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York, USA, Christopher Herzog, MD, MBA, Department of Radiology, Rotkreuzklinikum, Munich, Germany, Wolfgang Zaunbauer, MD, Institute for Radiology, Kantonsspital St. Gallen, St. Gallen, Switzerland ; In collaboration with Grégory Dieudonné, MD, Scott A. Mooney, MD, Richard T. White, DO.
    "This unique, findings-oriented guide to computed tomography is organized to reflect the way radiologists really work: progressing from general impressions to definitive diagnoses. In nearly 1000 high-quality scabs, the radiologist will find CT findings depicting frequently encountered congenital and acquired diseases and disorders. Included in the wide-ranging survey of CT findings are traumatic injuries; congenital anomalies; and infectious, inflammatory, neoplastic, and degenerative disease processes. For convenience, these are grouped anatomically by brain, head and neck, spine, musculoskeletal system, chest, abdomen, and pelvis. In addition, the book's extensive index systematically cross-references diseases and CT findings, providing even greater accessibility to key information"--Provided by publisher.
  • 2008 Thieme Book
    Francis A. Burgener, Martti Kormano, Tomi Pudas.
    Bone. Osteopenia / Francis A. Burgener -- Osteosclerosis / Francis A. Burgener -- Periosteal reactions / Francis A. Burgener -- Trauma and fractures / Francis A. Burgener -- Localized bone lesions / Francis A. Burgener -- Joint diseases / Francis A. Burgener -- Joint and soft-tissue calcification / Martti Kormano and Tomi Pudas -- Skull / Francis A. Burgener -- Orbits / Francis A. Burgener -- Nasal fossa and paranasal sinuses / Francis A. Burgener -- Jaws and teeth / Francis A. Burgener -- Spine and pelvis / Martti Kormano and Tomi Pudas -- Clavicles, ribs, and sternum / Martti Kormano and Tomi Pudas -- Extremities / Francis A. Burgener, Martti Kormano, and Tomi Pudas -- Hands and feet / Martti Kormano and Tomi Pudas -- Chest. Cardiac enlargement / Martti Kormano and Tomi Pudas -- Mediastinal or hilar enlargement / Martti Kormano and Tomi Pudas -- Pleura and diaphragm / Martti Kormano and Tomi Pudas -- Intrathoracic calcifications / Martti Kormano and Tomi Pudas -- Alveolar infiltrates and atelectasis / Francis A. Burgener -- Interstitial lung disease / Francis A. Burgener -- Pulmonary edema and symmetrical bilateral infiltrates / Francis A. Burgener -- Pulmonary nodules and mass lesions / Francis A. Burgener -- Pulmonary cavitary and cystic lesions / Francis A. Burgener -- Hyperlucent lung / Martti Kormano and Tomi Pudas -- Abdomen. Abnormal abdominal gas patterns and dilatation and motility disorders in the gastrointestinal tract / Francis A. Burgener and Martti Kormano -- Abdominal calcifications / Martti Kormano and Francis A. Burgener -- Abnormal mucosal pattern in the gastrointestinal tract / Martti Kormano and Tomi Pudas -- Narrowing in the gastrointestinal tract / Francis A. Burgener -- Filling defects in the gastrointestinal tract / Francis A. Burgener -- Ulcers, diverticula, and fistulas in the gastrointestinal tract / Martti Kormano and Tomi Pudas -- Gallbladder and bile duct abnormalities / Francis A. Burgener -- Abnormal renal papillae and calices / Francis A. Burgener -- Filling defects in the urinary tract / Francis A. Burgener -- Urinary tract obstructuion and dilatation / Francis A. Burgener.
  • 2017 Thieme-Connect
    Steven P. Meyers.
    Brain, ventricles, meninges, skull, and vascular structure -- Ventricles and cisterns -- Extra-axial lesions -- Meninges -- Vascular abnormalities.
  • 201 Thieme Book
    [edited by] Rick R. van Rijn, MD, PhD, Paediatric radiologist, Department of Radiology, Academic Medical Centre Amsterdam, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, Johan G. Blickman, MD, PhD, FACR, Professor and Associate Chairman, Department of Imaging Sciences URMC, Director of Pediatric Radiology, Golisano Childrens Hospital, Rochester, New York.
    "Efficiency is the key word at the heart of the concept for this diagnostic atlas - efficiency of presentation and diagnostic efficiency achieved through its use. The contents are arranged in chapters according to organ or body part. Each chapter begins with a list of the radiographic findings referring to the relevant table/page number for that finding. The text within these tables is presented under three columns: possible diagnoses, radiographic findings, and general comments. Corresponding sample images of the highest quality are then provided for the more common conditions throughout. Rare diseases are marked with asterisks and are illustrated where appropriate. The hard-pressed radiologist will welcome this work as an efficient and reliable guide to the interpretation of pediatric images"--Provided by publisher.
  • 2006 Thieme Book
    Guenter Schmidt ; with contributions by Barbara Beuscher-Willems ... [et al.].
    Also available: Print – 2006
  • 2013 Springer
    edited by Hugues Duffau.
    The biology, behavior and management of diffuse low-grade gliomas (DLGG) in adults have been matters of controversy for many decades. However, recent technical and conceptual advances in genetics, imaging and treatments have paved the way towards individualized management. In addition, advancing knowledge of brain processing means that it is possible to take into consideration the interaction between the disease (low-grade glioma) and the host (the brain) and thus to modulate the therapeutic strategies with the goal to increase the median survival as well as to improve the quality of life. Diffuse Low-Grade Gliomas in Adults: Natural History, Interaction with the Brain, and New Individualized Therapeutic Strategies presents the latest research pertaining to the diagnosis, therapy and management of diffuse low-grade gliomas (DLGG) in adults, with a particular focus on the path towards individualized therapy for this kind of tumor. Recent research on the natural history of DLGGs and their interaction with the brain has led to new diagnostic and therapeutic strategies which increase survival and quality of life of the patient, and these methods are described in this book. This book uniquely focuses on addressing diffuse low-grade gliomas in adults and is a valuable resource for medical oncologists, neuro-oncologists and neurologists.
  • 2012 Springer
    Antonio Luna, Ramón Ribes, Jorge A. Soto [editors]
    1. Diffusion-Weighted Imaging: Acquisition and Biophysical Basis / Javier Sánchez-González and Javier Lafuente-Martínez -- 2. How to Identify and Avoid Artifacts on DWI / Javier Sánchez-González -- 3. Quantification and Postprocessing of DWI / Javier Sánchez-González and Antonio Luna -- 4. DWI at 3 T: Advantages, Disadvantages, Pitfalls, and Advanced Clinical Applications / Javier Sánchez-González and Antonio Luna -- 5. DWI of the Liver / Antonio Luna and Luis Luna -- 6. Diffusion-Weighted MR Imaging of the Pancreas / Jorge A. Soto, German A. Castrillon, Stephan Anderson, and Nagaraj Holalkere -- 7. Diffusion-Weighted MR Imaging of the Renal and Adrenal Glands / Nagaraj Holalkere, Stephan Anderson, and Jorge A. Soto -- 8. Diffusion-Weighted Imaging of Prostate, Bladder, and Retroperitoneum / Joan C. Vilanova, Roberto García-Figueiras, Joaquim Barceló, and Antonio Luna -- 9. Use of DWI in Female Pelvis / German A. Castrillon, Stephan Anderson, Nagaraj Holalkere, and Jorge A. Soto -- 10. DWI of the Breast / Joaquim Barceló, Joan C. Vilanova, and Antonio Luna -- 11. Diffusion-Weighted Imaging of the Gastrointestinal Tract and Peritoneum / German A. Castrillon, Stephan Anderson, Jorge A. Soto, and Antonio Luna -- 12. Diffusion-Weighted Imaging of Anorectal Region / Lidia Alcalá, Teodoro Martín, and Antonio Luna -- 13. Diffusion-Weighted Imaging in the Evaluation of Lung, Mediastinum, Heart, and Chest Wall / Antonio Luna, Teodoro Martín, and Javier Sánchez González -- 14. Role of DWI in the Evaluation of Tumors of the Head and Neck and in the Assessment of Lymph Nodes / Inmaculada Rodriguez, Teodoro Martín, and Antonio Luna -- 15. Musculoskeletal Applications of DWI / Joan C. Vilanova, Sandra Baleato, and Elda Balliu -- 16. Whole-Body Applications of DWI / Joan C. Vilanova, Sandra Baleato, Joaquim Barceló, and Antonio Luna.
  • 2013 Springer
    Bram Stieltjes, Romuald M. Brunner, Klaus H. Fritzsche, Frederik B. Laun.
    Diffusion Tensor Imaging (DTI) is a variation of diffusion-weighed imaging. Particularly in the neurosciences, this technique has gained tremendous momentum in the past decade, both from a technical point of view as well as in its applications. DTI is mainly used in neurological diagnosis and psychiatric and neurologic research, e.g. in order to locate brain tumors and depict their invasivity. DTI offers a unique in-vivo insight into the three-dimensional structure of the human central nervous system. While easy interpretation and evaluation is often hampered by the complexity of both the technique and neuroanatomy, this atlas helps you recognize every one of the important structures rapidly and unambiguously.In the introduction, this atlas provides a concise outline of the evolution of diffusion imaging and describes its potential applications. In the core part of the atlas, the neuroanatomically important structures are clearly labeled both on DTI-derived color maps and conventional MRI. Complex fiber architecture is illustrated schematically and described concisely in textboxes directly on the relevant page. In the final part of the atlas, a straightforward, step-by-step approach for the three-dimensional reconstruction of the most prominent fiber structures is given, and potential pitfalls are indicated.The atlas aims at neuroscientists, neuroanatomists, neurologists, psychiatrists, clinical psychologists, physicists, and computer scientists. For advanced users, the atlas may serve as a reference work, while students and scientists are thoroughly introduced into DTI.
  • 2009 Springer
    T. Moritani, S. Ekholm, P.-L. Westesson.
  • 2016 Springer
    Alberto Tagliafico, Nehmat Houssami, Massimo Calabrese, editors.
  • 2016 Thieme-Connect
    Jörg Barkhausen, Achim Rody, Fritz K.W. Schäfer ; translator, Terry C. Telger ; illustrator, Karin Baum.
    Technique of tomosynthesis / Thomas Mertelmeier -- Clinical evaluation of digital breast tomosynthesis / Berndt Michael Order, Christoph Mundhenke, Florian Vogt, Fritz. K.W. Schaefer -- Innovations and future developments / Fritz. K.W. Schaefer, Joerg Barkhausen -- Illustrative case reports / Kristin Baumann, Dorothea Fischer, Isabell Grande-Nagel, Smaragda Kapsimalakou, Berndt M. Order, Fritz. K.W. Schaefer.
  • 2011 Atypon
    Xiaolu Zhu, Rangaraj M. Rangayyan, Anna L. Ells.
    Fundus images of the retina are color images of the eye taken by specially designed digital cameras. Ophthalmologists rely on fundus images to diagnose various diseases that affect the eye, such as diabetic retinopathy and retinopathy of prematurity. A crucial preliminary step in the analysis of retinal images is the identification and localization of important anatomical structures, such as the optic nerve head (ONH), the macula, and the major vascular arcades. Identification of the ONH is an important initial step in the detection and analysis of the anatomical structures and pathological features in the retina. Different types of retinal pathology may be detected and analyzed via the application of appropriately designed techniques of digital image processing and pattern recognition. Computer-aided analysis of retinal images has the potential to facilitate quantitative and objective analysis of retinal lesions and abnormalities. Accurate identification and localization of retinal features and lesions could contribute to improved diagnosis, treatment, and management of retinopathy.
  • 2014 Springer
    Oleg S. Pianykh.
    Making a good diagnostic image is only the beginning; keeping it good and diagnostically sound is a much more difficult proposition, one that is often neglected or forgotten by clinical practitioners. With anything digital, the assumption of persistent original quality opens a Pandora's box of medical fiascos. Poorly selected image interpolation, thoughtlessly used compression, confused image enhancement options and the like can transform a good original into a useless clutter of pixels. This book is dedicated to learning better options.
  • 2012 Springer
    Oleg S. Pianykh.
    Part I. Introduction to DICOM -- 1. What Is DICOM? -- 2. How does DICOM work? 3. Where do you get DICOM from? -- Part II. DICOM and clinical data -- 4. A brief history of DICOM -- 5. Parlez-vous DICOM? 6. Medical images in DICOM -- Part III. DICOM comunications -- 7. DICOM SOPs: Basic 8. DICOM SOPs: Beyond basic -- 9. DICOM associations -- Part IV: DICOM media and security -- 10. DICOM media: files, folders, and DICOMDIRs -- 11. DICOM security -- 12. Incompatibility of compatible -- Part V. Advanced topics -- 13. DICOM and teleradiology -- 14. Standards and system integration in digital medicine -- 15. Disaster PACS planning and management -- 16. DICOM applications: usual and not -- 17. DICOM software development -- 18. DICOM implementation plans -- 19. DICOM FAQs.
  • 2008 Springer
    Oleg S. Pianykh.
  • 2013 Springer
    Luís Lanca, Augusto Silva.
  • 2010 Springer
    U. Bick, F. Diekmann (eds.) ; with contributions by C. Balleyguier ... [et al.] ; foreword by A.L. Baert.
  • 2008 Springer
    IWDM 2008, Tucson, AZ, USA, July 20 - 23, 2008. Elizabeth A. Krupinski (ed.)
  • 2015 Springer
    Peter Hogg, Judith Kelly, Claire Mercer, editors.
    This up-to-date, evidence-based book covers the whole range of mammography and mammography-related techniques used in practice, and also the rapid and increasingly sophisticated evolution of mammographic clinical practice and technology.A wide range of topics, from the psychological and emotional support required from the practitioner to all aspects of screening and symptomatic mammographic imaging, are discussed. Digital Mammography: A Holistic Approach is aimed at radiographers, technicians, technologists, physicists, nurses and medical practitioners worldwide, and enables the reader to gain a better understanding of techniques, equipment and anatomy.
  • 2013 Cambridge
    edited by Gary J. Whitman, Tamara Miner Haygood.
    Detectors for digital mammography -- Image acquisition -- Preparing digital mammography images for interpretation -- Image display and visualization in digital mammography -- PACS, storage, and archiving -- Interpretation of digital screening mammography -- Efficacy of digital screening mammography -- Artifacts in digital mammography -- Mobile digital mammography -- Procedures with digital mammography -- Digital breast tomosynthesis -- Breast computed tomography -- Cases -- Comparison of commercially available systems.
  • 2007 ScienceDirect
    edited by Greenfield Sluder, David E. Wolf.
    Also available: Print – 2007
  • 2013 ScienceDirect
    edited by Greenfield Sluder and David E. Wolf.
  • 2016 Springer
    Keith J. Kaplan, Luigi K.F. Rao, editors.
    1. Introduction -- 2. History and Perspective -- 3. Digital Image Defined -- 4. Global Perspective -- 5. Design and Innovation -- 6. Technology Advances -- 7. Business Models -- 8. Use Cases -- 9. Education -- 10. Research -- 11. Workflow/LIS Interface -- 12. Infrastructure/Automation -- 13. Image Analysis -- 14. Role in Medicine -- 15. Teleconsultation -- 16. Regulatory -- 17. Standards -- 18. Other Digital Modalities: Gross Imaging, IVM, Virtopsy -- 19. Future -- 20. Open.
  • 2012 Springer
    Kanagasingam Yogesan, Leonard Goldschmidt, Jorge Cuadros, editors.
    Digital retinal imaging performed by primary care providers and nurses, followed by remote image interpretation (teleretinal imaging), is rapidly acquiring a crucial role in many parts of the world as it permits the detection of major diseases, such as diabetic retinopathy and glaucoma, in patients who would otherwise be beyond the reach of a trained ophthalmologist. In this book, experts from around the world describe how digital teleretinal screening can be set up and optimally utilized. Technical issues are discussed, and the appropriate use of screening for different diseases and in different age groups is explained. The major part of the book draws upon the clinical experience of leading practitioners in a wide range of teleretinal applications. The result is a comprehensive source of high-quality information for clinicians and other health professionals who are involved in eye care delivery, so that they can assess how teleretinal screening might be applied to their working practice.
  • 2011 Springer
    42nd International Diagnostic Course in Davos (IDKD), Davos, March 21-26, 2010 ; including the Nuclear Medicine Statellite Course '"Diamond", Davos, March 20-21, 2010, Pediatric Satellite Course "Kangaroo", Davos, March 20-21, 2010, IDKD in Greece ; presented by the Foundation for the Advancement of Education in Medical Radiology, Zurich ; J. Hodler, G.K. von Schulthess, C.L. Zollikofer (eds.).
    Emergency radiology of the abdomen: the acute abdomen -- Trauma of the abdomen and pelvis -- Diseases of the esophagus and stomach -- Small-bowel imaging: pitfalls in computed tomography enterography/enteroclysis -- Diseases of the small bowel, including the duodenum-MRI --Imaging of the colon and rectum: inflammatory and infectious diseases -- CT colonography: updated -- Imaging of diffuse and inflammatory liver diseases -- Focal liver lesions -- Imaging diseases of the gallbladder and bile ducts -- Diseases of the pancreas, I: pancreatitis -- Diseases of the pancreas, II: tumors -- Adrenal imaging and infection -- Renal tumors -- Urinary tract obstruction and infection -- Benign diseases of the female genital tract -- Malignant diseases of the female genital tract -- Magnetic resonance imaging of prostate cancer -- Imaging of the male pelvis: the scrotum -- Spread of metastatic disease in the abdomen and pelvis -- Abdominal vascular disease: diagnosis and therapy -- Non-vascular abdominal disease: diagnosis and therapy -- An approach to imaging the acute abdomen in the pediatric population -- Imaging uronephropathies in children -- Integrated imaging in genitourinary oncology: PET/CT imaging -- Integrated imaging in gastrointestinal oncology: PET/CT imaging -- Lymphoma: diagnostic and therapeutic applications of radiopharmaceuticals -- Conventional nuclear medicine in the evaluation of gastrointestinal and genitourinary tract disorders -- PET in hepatobiliary-pancreatic tumors -- PET in tumors of the digestive tract -- Tumors of the adrenergic system: imaging and therapy -- Neuroendocrine tumors of the abdomen: imaging and therapy -- Imaging cystic kidneys in children -- Understanding duplication anomalies of the kidney -- Malrotation: techniques, spectrum of appearances, pitfalls, and management -- Pediatric intestinal ultrasonography.
  • 2014 Springer
    presented by the Foundation for the Advancement of Education in Medical Radiology, Zurich ; J. Hodler, R.A. Kubik-Huch, G.K. von Schulthess, Ch.L. Zollikofer (eds.).
  • 2006 Springer
    38th International Diagnostic Course in Davos (IDKD), Davos, April 1-7, 2006, including the Pediatric Satellite Course "Kangaroo", Davos, April 1-2, 2006, presented by the Foundation for the Advancement of Education in Medical Radiology, Zurich ; J. Hodler, G.K. von Schulthess, Ch.L. Zollikofer (eds).
  • 2012 Springer
    J. Hodler, G. K. von Schulthess, Ch. L. Zollikofer (eds.).
    pt. 1. Workshops -- Brain Tumors / Edmond A. Knopp and Walter Montanera -- Mass Lesions of the Brain: A Differential Diagnostic Approach / Michael Brant-Zawadzki -- Differential Diagnosis of Brain Masses / James G. Smirniotopoulos and Steven J. Goldstein -- Evaluation of Cerebral Vessels / Robert A. Willinsky -- Evaluation of the Cerebral Vessels: Endovascular Therapy / Mary E. Jensen -- Brain Ischemia: CT and MRI Techniques in Acute Stroke / Jens Fiehler and Howard A. Rowley -- Hemorrhagic Vascular Pathologies, I / James Byrne -- Hemorrhagic Vascular Pathologies, II / Martin Wiesmann -- Demyelinating Diseases / Kelly K. Koeller and Frederik Barkhof -- Degenerative Brain Disease and Aging / Marco Essig and Mark A. van Buchem -- Neuroradiological Diagnosis of Craniocerebral Trauma: Current Concepts / Paul M. Parizel and C. Douglas Phillips -- Nontraumatic Neuroemergencies, I / Patrick A. Brouwer -- Nontraumatic Neuroemergencies, II / John R. Hesselink -- Epilepsy and Neuroimaging / Linda J. Bagley and Timo Krings -- Infectious Diseases of the Central Nervous System / Vincent Dousset and Alain Bonafé -- Cerebral Infections / David J. Mikulis -- Diseases of the Sella and Parasellar Region / Walter Kucharczyk and Charles L. Truwit -- Temporal Bone and Auditory Pathways / Jan W. Casselman and Francis Veillon -- Imaging Diseases of the Pharynx and Oral Cavity / Wendy R. K. Smoker and Bernhard Schuknecht -- Diseases of the Larynx / Martin G. Mack and Hugh D. Curtin -- Extramucosal Spaces of the Suprahyoid Neck / Laurie A. Loevner -- Sinonasal Imaging / David M. Yousem -- Degenerative Disc Disease of the Spine: Anatomic and Imaging Considerations / Michael T. Modic and Christian W. A. Pfirrmann -- Acute Spinal Trauma / Pia C. Sundgren and Adam E. Flanders -- Spinal Cord Inflammatory and Demyelinating Diseases / Majda M. Thurnher -- Spinal Inflammatory and Infectious Diseases / Jeffrey S. Ross -- Congenital and Acquired Abnormalities of the Pediatric Brain / William S. Ball and Thierry A. G. M. Huisman -- Imaging of Pediatric Brain and Spinal Cord Tumors / Tina Young Poussaint and Andrea Rossi -- pt. 2. Nuclear Medicine Satellite Course Diamond -- Imaging Alzheimer in 2011 / Marieke Hazewinkel and Frederik Barkhof -- Quantification of NeuroPET: When to Use It / Alfred Buck -- Radioiodine Therapy: Current Imaging Concepts Introduction / Luca Giovanella -- Nuclear Medicine Imaging of Brain Tumors / Ian Law -- Nuclear Imaging of Neurovascular Disease / Ian Law -- Integrated PET-CT and PET-MR: Pitfalls and Applications in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma / Laurie A. Loevner -- PET Imaging of Dementia / Osama Sabri, Solveig Tiepolt, Swen Hesse and Henryk Barthel -- Clinical SPECT and PET for Management of Patients with Refractory Epilepsy / Koen Van Laere, Karolien Goffin and Wim Van Paesschen -- pt. 3. Pediatric Satellite Course Kangaroo -- Hemorrhage, Stroke, and Ischemia of the Neonatal Brain / Maria I. Argyropoulou -- Accidental and Nonaccidental Injury of the Pediatric Brain and Spine / Thierry A. G. M. Huisman -- Acquired Infectious and Autoimmune Diseases of the Pediatric Central Nervous System / Andrea Rossi -- Imaging of the Phakomatoses in Children / Tina Young Poussaint -- pt. 4. Breast Imaging Satellite Course -- MRI of the Breast: Technique, Indications, and BI-RADS Classification / Karen Kinkel -- Microcalcifications of the Breast: An Approach to Radiologic Classification / Markus Müller-Schimpfle -- Ultrasound of the Breast, Including Interventions: An Update / Alexander Mundinger -- Mammography: Diagnosis of Asymmetries, Masses and Architectural Distortion / Christian Weismann.
  • 2008 Springer
    40th International Diagnostic Course in Davos (IDKD), Davos, March 30-April 4, 2008, including the Nuclear Medicine Satellite Course "Diamond," Davos, March 28-30, 2008, Pediatric Satellite Course "Kangaroo," Davos, March 29-30, 2008, presented by the Foundation for the Advancement of Education in Medical Radiology, Zurich ; J. Hodler, G.K. von Schulthess, Ch.L. Zollikofer (eds).
  • 2016 Springer
    48th International Diagnostic Course in Davos (IDKD), Davos, April 3-8, 2016 ; including the Nuclear Medicine Satellite Course "Diamond" Davos, April 2-3, 2016, Pediatric Radiology Satellite Course "Kangaroo" Davos, April 2, 2016, Brest Imaging Satellite Course "Pearl" Davos, April 2, 2016, and additional IDKD Courses 2016-2019 ; presented by the Foundation for the Advancement of Education in Medical Radiology, Zurich ; Jürg Hodler, Rahel A. Kubik-Huch, Gustav K von Schulthess, editors.
    This book deals with neuroimaging of the brain, head, neck, and spine. During the last few years, there have been considerable advances in this subject, driven by clinical as well as technological developments. The authors, internationally renowned experts in their field, have contributed chapters that are disease-oriented and cover all relevant imaging modalities, including magnetic resonance imaging, computed tomography, and positron emission tomography. As a result, this book offers a comprehensive review of the state of the art in neuroimaging. It is particularly relevant for general radiologists, radiology residents, neurologists, neurosurgeons, and other clinicians wishing to update their knowledge in this discipline.
  • 2015 Springer
    J. Hodler, R. A. Kubik-Huch, G. K. von Schulthess, Ch. L. Zollikofer (eds.).
  • 2007 Springer
    39th International Diagnostic Course in Davos (IDKD), Davos, March 25-30, 2007, including the Pediatric Satellite Course "Kangaroo", Davos, March 24-25, 2007, presented by the Foundation for the Advancement of Education in Medical Radiology, Zurich ; J. Hodler, G.K. von Schulthess, Ch.L. Zollikofer (eds).
  • 2011 Springer
    presented by the Foundation of [i.e. for] the Advancement of Education in Medical Radiology, Zurich ; J. Hodler, G.K. von Schulthess, Ch. L. Zollikofer, (eds.).
  • 2015 Springer
    Elke Hattingen, Stefan Weidauer, Matthias Setzer, Johannes C. Klein, Frank Vrionis, editors.
    Spinal cord imaging has significantly benefited from new MR imaging methods such as cardiac-gated diffusion-weighted imaging, diffusion tensor imaging with fiber tracking, and time-resolved MR angiography. Recent decades have also witnessed fundamental progress in understanding of the pathophysiology of vascular, metabolic, and inflammatory spinal cord diseases. Furthermore, neurosurgical procedures and endovascular treatments of spinal cord diseases have been improved and perfected to avoid severe neurological sequelae. This textbook provides an interdisciplinary overview of the new imaging modalities, identifies clues for MR imaging diagnosis and differential diagnosis, and describes the anatomical background required to understand spinal cord diseases. Important neurological symptoms are highlighted, and modern treatment options for different diseases are fully explained and discussed. High-quality illustrations, including numerous images, are provided for all important spinal cord diseases, documenting relevant anatomical details, special MR imaging methods, differential diagnoses, and possible treatment procedures.
  • 2015 Springer
    Karl-Heinz Deeg, Thomas Rupprecht, Michael Hofbeck ; with contributions by Doris Franke, Michael Riccabona, Heiko Dudwiesus.
    This book covers the full range of current applications of Doppler sonography in infancy and childhood, describing the variety of potential findings with the aid of a wealth of images. After an introductory chapter on the physical and technical basis of Doppler sonography, applications of cerebral Doppler sonography in infancy and of transcranial Doppler sonography in childhood are addressed, with numerous examples of imaging appearances. The major part of the book is devoted to Doppler sonography of the brain, face and neck and of the abdomen, covering normal abdominal vessels, liver, spleen, pancreas, and mesenteric and renal circulation. Imaging of the ovaries and testes is also presented, encompassing the differential diagnosis of acute scrotum and other space-occupying lesions of the testis. The book closes by considering Doppler sonography of soft tissue and vascular malformations, and the influence of congenital heart malformations on flow parameters in peripheral arteries. Doppler Sonography in Infancy and Childhood will be an invaluable reference for pediatricians, neonatologists, pediatric sonographers, and pediatric and general radiologists.
  • 2005 Springer
    editor, Dev Maulik ; associate editor for gynecology, Ivica Zalud.
    Also available: Print – 2005
  • 2014 Wiley
    edited by Chun Li, Mei Tian.
    Introduction to molecular imaging / Vikas Kundra -- PET/SPECT : instrumentation and imaging techniques / Yuan-Chuan Tai -- Photoacoustic tomography and its application in drug delivery and photothermal therapy / Liang Song Lihong Wang -- Raman microspectral imaging for label-free detection of nanoparticle-mediated cellular and sub-cellular drug delivery / Tatyana Chernenko ... [et al.] -- Anatomical and functional MRIi / Edward F. Jackson -- Quantitative imaging in drug delivery / Kooresh Shoghi -- PET imaging of small-molecular-weight drug pharmacokinetics / Stephen M. Moerlein and Zhude Tu -- Imaging peptides, proteins, and antibody delivery / F. L. Giesel and C. Kratochwil -- In vivo imaging and delivery of siRNA / Zdravka Medarova and Anna Moore -- Imaging cell therapy / Yijie Linag and Jeff W.M. Bulte -- Radiolabeled liposomes as drug delivery nano-theranostics / William T. Phillips ... [et al.] -- Polymeric micelles as imaging agents and drug delivery systems / Jun Zhao and Chun Li -- Perfluorocarbon nanoparticles: translating bench opportunities to the clinic / G.M. Lanza ... [et al.] -- Cancer theranostics with hollow gold nanospheres / Wei Lu and Chun Li -- Imaging pulmonary drug delivery / Stephen Newman -- In-vivo imaging for validation of oral dose performance / Fiona McInnes and Howard Stevens -- Role of large animal models in translational studies of imaging and targeted drug delivery / Rajesh K. Uthamanthil and Mei Tian -- Imaging transcatheter delivery to liver tumors / Adil AL-Nahhas, Meeran Naji, Imene Zerizer -- Direct visualization of therapeutic radionuclides distribution using nuclear medicine imaging: i-131 in metastatic thyroid carcinoma / Ho Young Lee ... [et al.] -- Imaging drug delivery to the cns using translational positron emission tomography studies / Chi-Ming Lee, Katarina Varns.
  • 2008 Springer
    Peter R. Seidensticker, Lars K. Hofmann, [eds.].
  • 2015 Springer
    Patricia M. Carrascosa, Ricardo C. Cury, Mario J. García, Jonathon A. Leipsic, editors.
    This book focuses on the rapidly developing and promising novel applications of Dual Energy CT (DECT) in cardiovascular medicine. Although developed many years ago, DECT represents the newest significant advancement in the field of computed tomography, the clinical utility of which has recently expanded as many new applications have been developed. In the field of cardiovascular medicine, DECT has been applied for purposes such as the evaluation of myocardial ischemia, myocardial viability and atherosclerotic plaque characterization. As the first book of its kind, Dual-Energy CT in Cardiovascular Imaging contains practical and clinically relevant information on the protocols used that provide precise quantification of coronary artery stenosis using either different monochromatic levels or material decomposition, reduction of beam hardening artifacts in perfusion studies and optimizing endovenous contrast, among others. It is therefore a valuable read for residents, fellows and practicing clinicians in cardiac imaging and cardiology.
  • 2012 ClinicalKey
    Wells I. Mangrum [and others].
    T1 contrast / Phil Hoang ... [et al.] -- T2 contrast / Scott Duncan and Tim Amrhein -- Proton density / Kimball Christianson ... [et al.] -- Gadolinium-based contrast agents / Kimball Christianson, Allen Song, Elmar Merkle -- Preparatory pulses / Phil Hoang ... [et al.] -- Inversion recovery / Phil Hoang ... [et al] -- Chemical shift type 2 artifact / Scott Duncan and Tim Amrhein -- Susceptibility artifact / Wells Mangrum, Elmar Merkle, Allen Song -- Motion, pulsation and other artifacts / Kimball Christianson ... [et al.] -- Flow-related contrast / Scott Duncan and Tim Amrhein -- Time-of-flight imaging / Scott Duncan and Tim Amrhein -- Time-resolved contrast enhanced MRA / Kimball Christianson ... [et al.] -- Phase contrast / Scott Duncan and Tim Amrhein -- Diffusion MRI / Kimball Christianson ... [et al.] -- Perfusion MRI / Wells Mangrum ... [et al.] -- Magnetic resonance spectroscopy / Wells Mangrum, Allen Song, Jeffrey Petrella -- Functional MRI -- Wells Mangrum ... [et al.].
  • 2014 Springer
    Erika Mendoza, Christopher R. Lattimer, Nick Morrison, editors.
    This book describes in detail the use of duplex ultrasound for exploration of the superficial veins and their pathology. It has a practical orientation, presenting numerous clinical situations and explaining how to identify the different sources of reflux, specially in the groin. The investigation of pathology of the saphenous trunks, perforators, and side branches is described in detail. As duplex ultrasound plays an important role during various venous surgical procedures, its application pre-, intra-, and postoperatively is presented. Furthermore, the sonographic appearances of thrombotic pathology of superficial and deep veins, edema, and other conditions that may be observed while exploring the veins are fully described. The book is based on the authors{u2019} extensive clinical experience and is intended to assist fellow practitioners who want to learn more about the technique. It includes a wealth of informative images with the aim of covering every potential situation.
  • 2010 Springer
    Goetz Benndorf ; foreword by K. Sartor.
    Introduction -- Historical considerations -- Anatomy of the cavernous sinus and related structures -- Classification of cavernous sinus fistulas (CSFs) and dural arteriovenous fistulas (DAVFs) -- Etiology, prevalence and natural history of dural cavernous sinus fistulas (DCSFs) -- Neuro-ophthalmology in dural cavernous sinus fistulas (DCSFs) -- Radiological diagnosis of DCSFs -- Endovascular treatment -- Alternative treatment options -- Hemodynamic aspects of DCSFs -- Summary.
  • 2009 Springer
    Thomas P. Naiedich, Henri M. Duvernoy, Bradley N. Delman ... [et. al.] ; with contributions by T. Benner ... [et. al.] ; drawings by Jean-Louis Vannson.
  • 2013
    Scott Hsieh.
    The utilization of x-ray computed tomography (CT) has increased dramatically in recent decades. While extremely useful, a major drawback of CT scans is their use of ionizing radiation. Today, one quarter of the radiation dose received by the U.S. population can be attributed to CT scans. We present the use of a dynamic attenuator which is capable of personalizing the radiation usage in the scan. This attenuator is inspired by a stationary-source, inverse geometry CT scanner, which is an architecture with several advantages but which is also very complex. The dynamic attenuator consists of a series of movable wedges which together produce a time-varying, piecewise-linear thickness profile. In simulations, this attenuator reduces dose by 30% in nontargeted scans and 50% in targeted scans without increasing peak noise. On many datasets, this attenuator can also achieve order-of-magnitude dynamic range reductions, which may aid in the adoption of photon-counting detectors, a separate technology which may provide additional dose reductions. We show that most of these dose reduction benefits can be achieved using a real-time control algorithm to position the wedges dynamically during the scan. Additionally, we have developed a framework for optimizing the control of a broad range of dynamic attenuators. A prototype system suggests that the level of artifacts produced by the wedge transitions is within the range of tens of Hounsfield units, although further refinements are expected to reduce artifacts. Based on these positive results, we believe that this dynamic, piecewise-linear attenuator is a practical and effective option for CT.
  • 2009 Springer Protocols
    edited by Fahmeed Hyder.
    Dynamic imaging of brain function / Fahmeed Hyder -- Fractal characterization of complexity in dynamic signals : application to cerebral hemodynamics / Peter Herman, Laszlo Kocsis, and Andras Eke -- Wide-field and two-photon imaging of brain activity with voltage- and calcium-sensitive dyes / Ryota Homma ... [et al.] -- Two-photon imaging of capillary blood flow in olfactory bulb glomeruli / Pascale Tiret ... [et al.] -- Astrocytic calcium signaling : mechanism and implications for functional brain imaging / Xiaohai Wang, Takahiro Takano, and Maiken Nedergaard -- Using the light scattering component of optical intrinsic signals to visualize in vivo functional structures of neural tissues / Uma Maheswari Rajagopalan, Kazushige Tsunoda, and Manabu Tanifuji -- Methods for studying functional interactions among neuronal populations / Nandakumar S. Narayanan and Mark Laubach -- Magnetoencephalography (MEG) / Andreas A. Ioannides -- Functiional neuroimaging of spike-wave seizures / Joshua E. Motelow and Hal Blumenfeld -- Tactile and non-tactile sensory paradigms for fMRI and neurophysiologic studies in rodents / Basavaraju G. Sanganahalli ... [et al.] -- Using fMRI for elucidating dynamic interactions / Yul-Wan Sung and Seiji Ogawa -- Resting-state functional connectivity in animal models : modulations by exsanguination / Bharat B. Biswal and Sridhar S. Kannurpatti -- Dynamic magnetic resonance imaging of cerebral blood flow using arterial spin labeling / Afonso C. Silva and Fernando F. Paiva -- Dynamic MRI of small electrical activity / Allen W. Song, Trong-Kha Truong, Marty Woldorff -- Advanced in vivo heteronuclear MRS approaches for studying brain bioenergetics driven by mitochondria / Xiao-Hong Zhu ... [et al.]
  • 2010
    Misung Han.
    T1-weighted dynamic contrast-enhanced (DCE) breast MRI has shown high sensitivity in detecting tumors, but has suffered from low specificity. Accuracy of tumor detection and characterization is enhanced by high temporal and spatial resolution, high signal-to-noise ratio (SNR), reliable fat suppression, and reduction of flow artifacts. This thesis presents imaging techniques for improving DCE breast MRI in terms of imaging speed and image quality. It first demonstrates that slab-phase modulation of the two breast slabs improves parallel imaging quality in terms of SNR and aliasing artifacts. Second, it presents temporal acceleration scheme by using parallel imaging to achieve high temporal resolution. Thorough patient study results are also included. Third, it shows that fat suppression can be improved by applying independent shimming to each breast through in vivo experiments. Finally, it demonstrates that partial saturation can eliminate flow artifacts efficiently in RF-spoiled gradient-echo sequences. This technique would be helpful to quantification of kinetic parameters from DCE-MRI.
  • 2009 Springer
    Robert L. Bard.
  • 2014 Springer
    Frieder Berr, Tsuneo Oyama, Thierry Ponchon, Naohisa Yahagi, editors.
    Endoscopic Screening and Surveillance-Indications and Standards -- Histopathology of Early Mucosal Neoplasias-Morphologic Carcinogenesis in the GI Tract -- Principles of Endoscopic Resection-Diagnostic and Curative Resection of Mucosal Neoplasias -- Endoscopic Detection and Analysis of Mucosal Neoplastic Lesions -- Enhanced Imaging and Tumor Morphology -- High-resolution Endoscopic Ultrasound -Clinical T-staging of Mucosal Neoplasms -- Squamous Cell-lined Esophagus and Hypopharynx -- Mucosal Neoplasias -- Columnar Epithelium-lined (Barrettś) Esophagus -- Mucosal Neoplasias -- Stomach-Mucosal Neoplasias -- Duodenum and Small Bowel -- Mucosal Neoplasias -- Colorectum-Mucosal Neoplasias -- Chronic Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Remission -Mucosal Neoplasias.
  • 2006 Ovid
    [edited by] Jae K. Oh, James B. Seward, A. Jamil Tajik.
    How to obtain a good echocardiography examination: ultrasound physics, technique, and medical knowledge -- Transthoracic echocardiography: M-mode, two-dimensional, and three-dimensional -- Transesophageal and intracardiac echocardiography / Jae K. Oh ... [et al.] -- Doppler echocardiography and color flow imaging: comprehensive noninvasive hemodynamic assessment -- Tissue doppler imaging, strain imaging, and dyssynchrony assessment / Brian D. Powell ... [et al.] -- Contrast echocardiography -- Assessment of systolic function and quantification of cardiac chambers -- Assessment of diastolic function and diastolic heart failure -- Pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary vein stenosis -- Coronary artery disease and acute myocardial infarction -- Stress echocardiography -- Valvular heart disease -- Prosthetic valve evaluation -- Infective endocarditis -- Cardiomyopathies -- Cardiac diseases due to systemic illness, genetics, medication, or infection -- Pericardial diseases -- Tumors and masses -- Diseases of the aorta -- Echocardiography in congenital heart disease: an overview / Frank Cetta, Jr., James B. Seward, Patrick W. O'Leary -- Intraoperative echocardiography / Roger L. Click, Jae K. Oh -- Vascular imaging and tonometry / A. Rauoof Malik, Iftikhar J. Kullo -- Goal-directed and comprehensive examination.
    Also available: Print – 2006
  • 2008 Springer
    Enrico M. Chiappa, Andrew C. Cook, Gianni Botta, Normal H. Silverman.
  • 2015 Springer
    Hakimeh Sadeghian, Zahra Savand-Roomi.
    This atlas of echocardiography presents more than 100 cases of adult congenital heart disease, from diagnosis to treatment follow-up. The coverage is broad, encompassing atrial and ventricular septal defects, patent ductus arteriosus, cyanotic adult congenital heart disease, and numerous other anomalies, as well as findings on fetal echocardiography. For each disease, all echocardiographic images and views which proved of diagnostic value are arranged sequentially, with inclusion of transesophageal echocardiographic images whenever appropriate. Additional pertinent information is provided relating to diagnosis and treatment, and key teaching points are highlighted. The superb quality of the illustrations and the range of cases considered (including many rare ones) ensure that this atlas will be of great value for cardiology residents and fellows and highly relevant to day-to-day practice.
  • 2012 Springer
    Armando Sarti, F. Luca Lorini, editors ; forewords by A. Raffaele De Gaudio and Alfredo Zuppiroli.
    Echocardiography has become an invaluable tool in intensive care medicine because of its ease of use and instantaneous provision of precise information on cardiovascular functional anatomy at the bedside. This book contains all the information that readers will require in order to perform echocardiography and lung ultrasound, and to interpret the findings correctly, permitting optimal guidance of the hemodynamic management of unstable patients. Furthermore, lung ultrasound is dealt with for both diagnosis and treatment of respiratory failure requiring mechanical ventilation. After an introductory chapter on the essential physics of ultrasonography, standard echocardiographic examination via both the transthoracic and the transesophageal approach is described. In the third section, the functional anatomy of all normal and pathologic thoracic structures as observed on echocardiography is presented in detail. A wide range of basic and advanced applications of echocardiography in the emergency and intensive care setting are then described. A final supplementary section considers further applications of ultrasound in the intensive care unit, such as ultrasound-guided vein cannulation, Doppler renal evaluation, transcranial Doppler, and lung and pleural ultrasound. This superbly illustrated book has been specifically designed to meet the needs of all intensivists, emergency physicians, and anesthesiologists who intend to use ultrasound extensively to guide optimal management of the critically ill.
  • 2013 Springer
    Francesco Fulvio Faletra.
    This book provides a comprehensive account of the role of echocardiography in patients with mitral valve disease. The normal echocardiographic anatomy of the mitral valve is first presented, and the applications of echocardiography in mitral valve disease are then covered in detail by experts from different subspecialties in cardiology. Topics include etiology, pathophysiology, diagnosis, assessment of severity, and role of echocardiography in percutaneous and surgical techniques. The highly readable text is supported by a wealth of color images obtained with 3D echocardiography, currently the gold standard for the evaluation of mitral valve disease. The interdisciplinary approach used in describing the diagnostic and therapeutic applications will make this book useful for the clinical cardiologist as well as the echocardiographer. It will allow cardiologists to advance their knowledge in the field and will serve as an excellent updating tool for professionals engaged in echocardiography and cardiac diagnostic imaging.
  • 2010 Springer
    Frédéric Greco ; with a contribution of Jacques Provost, Alain Boularan, Roger Pascal ; translated from French by Pauline Lieven.
    Ultrasounds, a much reflected system -- The doctor in front of the machine -- The doctor and the machine in front of the patient -- The doctor, the machine, and the patient in front of the screen -- Learning methods -- Self-training procedure.
  • 2010 Springer
    Christoph Mulert, Louis Lemieux (eds.)
  • 2014 ScienceDirect
    Jeffrey W. Richig, Meg M. Sleeper.
    Electrocardiography of Laboratory Animals is the only book covering electrocardiography of laboratory animals, including dogs, mini-pigs, and cynomologus monkeys. As more countries institute requirements for the care of laboratory animals in research, this publication offers an effective standard on performing and analyzing ECGs. Topics covered include safety electrocardiography, toxicology, safety pharmacology, and telemetry. Electrocardiography of Laboratory Animals will assist biological and medical researchers, veterinarians, zoologists, and students in understanding electrocardiography of various species of animals used in research. Covers safety electrocardiography of large laboratory animals. Offers comprehensive analysis of ECGs for practical laboratory use. Includes a self-evaluation section for testing of ECG reading and analysis.
  • 2007 ClinicalKey
    Bashar Katirji.
    The scope of the EMG examination -- Routine clinical electromyography -- Specialized electrodiagnostic studies -- Electrodiagnostic findings in neuromuscular disorders.
    Also available: Print – 2007
  • 2014 Springer Protocols
    edited by John Kuo.
    Conventional specimen preparation techniques for transmission electron microscopy of cultured cells / John J. Bozzola -- Microwave-assisted processing and embedding for transmission electron microscopy / Paul Webster -- Processing plant tissues for ultrastructural study / John Kuo -- Staining sectioned biological specimens for transmission electron microscopy : conventional and En Bloc stains / E. Ann Ellis -- Metal shadowing for electron microscopy / Gregory M. Hendricks -- Freeze fracture and freeze etching / Douglas E. Chandler and William P. Sharp -- Conventional specimen preparation techniques for scanning electron microscopy of biological specimens / John J. Bozzola -- High-pressure freezing : current state and future prospects / Andres Kaech and Urs Ziegler -- Cryo-fixation by self-pressurized rapid freezing / Markus Grabenbauer, Hong-Mei Han, and Jan Huebinger -- Cryo-electron microscopy of vitreous sections / Petr Chlanda and Martin Sachse -- Negative staining and cryo-negative staining : applications in biology and medicine / J. Robin Harris and Sacha De Carlo -- Electron microscopy of microtubule cytoskeleton assembly in vitro / Margaret Coughlin, Aaron C. Groen, and Timothy J. Mitchison -- Cryosectioning fixed and cryoprotected biological material for immunocytochemistry / Paul Webster and Alexandre Webster -- Analysis of specificity in immunoelectron microscopy / Christian Hacker and John M. Lucocq -- Cryo-electron microscopy of membrane proteins / Kenneth N. Goldie [and others] -- Tracking DNA and RNA sequences at high resolution / Dušan Cmarko, Anna Ligasová, and Karel Koberna -- Visualization of DNA and protein-DNA complexes with atomic force microscopy / Yuri L. Lyubchenko, Alexander A. Gall, and Luda S. Shlyakhtenko -- Biological applications of phase-contrast electron microscopy / Kuniaki Nagayama -- Single particle cryo-electron microscopy and 3-D reconstruction of viruses / Fei Guo and Wen Jiang -- Electron tomography for organelles, cells, and tissues / Wanzhong He and Yongning He -- Correlative light and electron microscopy : from live cell dynamic to 3D ultrastructure / Coralie Spiegelhalter, Jocelyn F. Laporte, and Yannick Schwab -- Nanometer-resolution fluorescence electron microscopy (Nano-EM) in cultured cells / Shigeki Watanabe [and others] -- Correlative fluorescence and electron microscopy of quantum dot labeled proteins on whole cells in liquid / Diana B. Peckys, Madeline J. Dukes, and Niels de Jonge -- FIB-SEM tomography in biology / Caroline Kizilyaprak [and others] -- Correlative light and electron microscopy using immunolabeled sections / Heinz Schwarz and Bruno M. Humbel -- Correlative 3D imaging : CLSM and FIB-SEM tomography using high-pressure frozen, freeze-substituted biological samples / Miriam S. Lucas [and others] -- Three-dimensional imaging of adherent cells using FIB/SEM and STEM / Clarissa Villinger [and others] -- X-ray microanalysis in the scanning electron microscope / Godfried M. Roomans and Anca Dragomir -- Application of SEM and EDX in studying biomineralization in plant tissues / Honghua He and Yaowanuj Kirilak -- Freeze stabilization and cryopreparation technique for visualizing the water distribution in woody tissues by x-ray imaging and cryo-scanning electron microscopy / Yasuhiro Utsumi and Yuzou Sano -- Biological applications of energy-filtered TEM / Martin Saunders and Jeremy A. Shaw -- Secondary ion mass spectrometry imaging of biological cells and tissues / Nicholas P. Lockyer -- Elemental and isotopic imaging of biological samples using NanoSIMS / Matt R. Kilburn and Peta L. Clode -- 3D chemical mapping : application of scanning transmission (soft) x-ray microscopy (STXM) in combination with angle-scan tomography in bio-, geo-, and environmental sciences / Martin Obst and Gregor Schmid.
  • 2010 ScienceDirect
    edited by Thomas Müller-Reichert.
    Chapter 1. Electron Microscopy of Viruses -- Chapter 2. Bacterial TEM : New Insights from Cryo-Microscopy -- Chapter 3. Analysis of the Ultrastructure of Archaea by Electron Microscopy -- Chapter 4. Chlamydomonas : Cryopreparation Methods for the 3-D Analysis of Cellular Organelles -- Chapter 5. Ultrastructure of the Asexual Blood Stages of Plasmodium falciparum -- Chapter 6. Electron Tomography and Immuno-labeling of Tetrahymena thermophila Basal Bodies -- Chapter 7. Electron Microscopy of Paramecium (Ciliata).
  • 2015 ScienceDirect
    v. 564 ScienceDirect
    edited by Peter Z. Qin, Kurt Warncke.
  • 2012 Cambridge
    Daniel Y. F. Chung, Dipanjali Mondal, Erskine J. Holmes, Rakesh Misra.
    Practical, highly illustrated, rapid reference presenting salient imaging findings for a wide range of emergency conditions.
  • 2015 Thieme-Connect
    Alexander B. Baxter.
    Introduction to emergency imaging -- Brain -- Head and neck -- Spine -- Chest -- Abdomen and pelvis -- Musculoskeletal -- Pediatrics.
  • 2014 Springer
    Leonard E. Swischuk, Siddharth P. Jadhav.
    This book is a practical guide to the radiologic evaluation of acute musculoskeletal injuries of the upper and lower extremities in children. It covers the detection of more subtle and frequently missed fractures and injuries such as buckle fractures, Salter Harris I and II fractures, and epiphyseal and metaphyseal fractures. It also emphasizes the assessment of soft tissues and periarticular fat pads, which can lead to discovery of the sites of bony injuries. Other pathologies that affect the musculoskeletal system, such as infections and tumors, are also discussed. It includes over 600 magnetic resonance, computed tomography, ultrasound, and radiographic images organized by anatomic region.
  • 2006 Springer
    T. Scarabino, U. Salvolini, J.R. Jinkins, editors.
  • 2017 Thieme-Connect
    [edited by] Jorge A. Soto, Brian C. Lucey.
    Traumatic and nontraumatic emergencies of the brain, head, and neck / Glenn Barest, Asim Z. Mian, Rohini N. Nadgir and Osamu Sakai -- Chest trauma / Ryan T. Whitesell and Laura Avery -- Abdomen trauma / Joshua W. Stuhlfaut, Christina A. LeBedis, and Jorge A. Soto -- Extremity trauma / Rathachai Kaewlai and Ajay Singh -- Extremities : nontrauma / Luis E. Diaz -- Imaging evaluation of common pediatric emergencies / Jennifer C. Talmadge, Sarah Sarvis Milla, and Sarah Dantzler Bixby -- Traumatic and nontraumatic spine emergencies / Glenn D. Barest and Margaret N. Chapman -- Nontraumatic emergency radiology of the thorax / Alejandra Duran-Mendicuti, Scott White, Salvatore Viscomi, Michael Stella, and Aaron Sodickson -- Nontrauma abdomen / Stephan W. Anderson, Brian C. Lucey, and Jorge A. Soto -- Pelvic emergencies / Brian C. Lucey -- Vascular emergencies / Russ Kuker, Carlos A. Anaya, Ana Maria Gomez, and Felipe Muner -- Emergency nuclear radiology / Anna K. Chacko and Rashmikant B. Shah.
  • 2014 ScienceDirect
    edited Martin G. Pomper, Paul B. Fisher.
    Ch. 1. Quantitative radiology: applications to oncology -- Ch. 2. The intricate role of CXCR4 in cancer -- Ch. 3. Recent advances in nanoparticle-based nuclear imaging of cancers -- Ch. 4. Molecular-genetic imaging of cancer -- Ch. 5. Real-time fluorescence image-guided oncologic surgery -- Ch. 6. Cerenkov Imaging -- Ch. 7. Molecular imaging of the tumor microenvironment for precision medicine and theranostics -- Ch. 8. Tracking cellular and immune therapies in cancer -- Ch. 9. Developing MR probes for molecular imaging -- Ch. 10. Clinical translation of molecular imaging agents used in PET studies in cancer -- Index.
  • 2008 Springer
    Albert L. Baert (ed.).
    v. 1. A-K -- v. 2. L-Z.
  • 2009 Springer
    Armin Ernst, Felix J.F. Herth, editors.
  • 2016 Springer
    Tsuneo Oyama, editor.
    This book covers pre-operative diagnosis and new techniques for dissecting early-stage gastric cancer. With abundant color figures and extensive explanations, it covers actual practice scenarios, including difficult-to-treat cases.
  • 2014 Springer
    Giuseppe Galloro, editor.
    Owing to the alterations in visceral anatomy, many endoscopists, and especially trainees, experience difficulties when performing endoscopic surveys or procedures in patients who have previously undergone surgery to the digestive tract. In this richly illustrated book, an expert in the field provides a detailed overview of endoscopic follow-up of gastrointestinal (esophageal, gastric, and colorectal) anastomosis. Both normal appearances and pathological conditions involving complications are fully covered. The methodology, timing, protocols, and role of diagnostic endoscopy are first discussed. Endoscopic treatments for the resolution of different clinical problems related to recurrences, stenoses, dehiscences, and fistulas are then evaluated step by step with the aid of high-quality images. Regardless of level of experience, endoscopists and gastroenterologists will find Endoscopic Follow-up of Digestive Anastomosis to be an invaluable source of information and aid to treatment in this important area, which too often receives insufficiently detailed attention.
  • 2016 Springer
    Vani J.A. Konda, Irving Waxman, editors.
  • 2011 Thieme eNeurosurgery
    [edited by] Daniel H. Kim, Gun Choi, Sang-Ho Lee.
    "As the understanding of human physiology has become more complete, the importance of preserving normal tissues has become increasingly clear in the field of surgery. This understanding gave birth to the concept of minimally invasive surgery that has conquered almost all surgical fields, including spine surgery. With recent advances and experience, minimally invasive spinal surgery (MISS) is gradually replacing conventional spine surgical procedures. The primary goal of MISS is to achieve outcomes comparable to those of open surgery while minimizing normal tissue damage and reducing recovery times. Advances in optics, radionavigation, and laser technology made MISS more accessible to surgeons and truly less invasive for the patient. Minimally invasive surgical techniques have touched the entire spinal column, from the cervical to the lumbosacral spine. The MISS spectrum ranges from simple disk surgeries to the most complicated spine surgeries, such as deformity correction. Of all MISS procedures, percutaneous endoscopic disk surgery has attracted the most attention from the global spine surgery community and has enjoyed phenomenal advances in sophistication in the past decade. The remainder of the chapter presents a historical account of percutaneous disk surgeries for the lumbar and cervical spine. "--Provided by publisher.
  • 2015 Springer
    Norio Fukami, editor.
    History of ESD -- Indications of ESD in the Upper Gastrointestinal Tract -- Indication for Colorectal ESD -- Role of EUS on Preoperative Staging of Gastric Cancer for ESD -- Advanced Endoscopic Imaging in the Upper Gastrointestinal Tract -- Advanced Endoscopic Imaging in the Lower Gastrointestinal Tract -- Injection Material for ESD -- Eastern Perspective -- Submucosal Fluid Cushion Injection Fluid -- Western Perspective -- Electrocautery -- Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection for Superficial Esophageal Cancer -- ESD Technique: Stomach -- Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection Technique: Colorectum -- How to Conquer Difficult ESD: Duodenum, Fibrosis, and More -- Prevention of Stricture Formation after Esophageal Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection -- Regenerative Medicine for Stricture Management: What does the Future Hold? -- Prevention, Identification, and Treatment of Hemorrhage -- Management of Gastrointestinal EMR & ESD perforation: From Lab to Practice -- Identification, Treatment, and Prevention of Complications: Perforation in the Upper Gastrointestinal Tract -- Prevention, Identification, and Treatment of Perforation in the Lower Gastrointestinal Tract -- Post-resection surveillance -- POEM -- ESD Expansion: NOTES ? Eastern perspective -- ESD Expansion: NOTES ? The Western Perspective -- ESD Training in the East -- ESD training in Western Countries.
  • 2010 Springer
    edited by Vanessa M. Shami and Michel Kahaleh.
    Endosonographic instrumentation -- Probe ultrasonography -- Radial endoscopic ultrasound -- Linear endoscopic ultrasound -- The cytopathology of endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration -- Pitfalls in endoscopic ultrasound -- The role of EUS in esophageal cancer -- Role of EUS in mediastinal nodes, masses, cysts, and lung cancer -- The role of endoscopic ultrasound in gastric cancer -- The role of EUS in subepithelial lesions -- Endoscopic ultrasound of ampullary and duodenal lesions -- The role of EUS in pancreatic cancer -- The role of EUS in cystic lesions of the pancreas -- The role of EUS in the biliary system -- The role of EUS in rectal cancer and fecal incontinence -- Interventional endoscopic ultrasound-guided cholangiopancreatography -- Endoscopic ultrasound-guided drainage of pancreatic fluid collections -- Endoscopic ultrasound-guided celiac plexus block and celiac plexus neurolysis -- Fine needle injection therapy -- Contrast-enhanced endoscopic ultrasound -- Endosurgical applications of EUS -- The future of EUS.
  • 2015 Springer
    Richard Kozarek, Michael Chiorean, Michael Wallace, editors.
    The Evaluation, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases over the Past 100 Years: A Brief Review -- Ultrasound -- Fluoroscopic Techniques for the Interrogation of IBD Patients -- CT Enterography in Crohn's Disease -- Magnetic Resonance Enterography (MRE) -- Role of Endoscopy in Diagnosis of Crohn's Disease and Chronic Ulcerative Colitis -- Capsule Endoscopy in the Evaluation of Inflammatory Bowel Disease -- Balloon-assisted Enteroscopy: Techniques, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Yield and Application in Small Bowel Crohn?s Disease -- Spiral Enteroscopy: Technique, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Yield and Application in Small Bowel Crohn?s Disease -- Diseases That Can Mimic IBD -- Histopathologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Bowel Disease -- Role of Mucosal Healing -- Role of Endoscopy to Define Postoperative Recurrence in IBD -- The Use of Endoscopy to Follow the Clinical Course of Crohn?s Disease -- Endoscopy in Crohn's Disease of the Pouch -- Endoscopic Surveillance for Neoplasia in IBD: Random Biopsy -- The Near Future of Endoscopic Screening in IBD -- Surveillance for Neoplasia in the Patient with an Ileal Pouch -- Pathology DALM -- Endoscopic Approach to Resection of Polypoid and Non-Polypoid Dysplasia in IBD -- Endoscopic Treatment of Complications of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases -- Diagnosis and Treatment: ERCP in PSC -- Future of Endoscopy and IBD.
  • 2015 Springer
    Richard Kozarek, Jonathan A. Leighton, editors.
    This volume reviews the history of endoscopy to diagnose small bowel disorders, places other diagnostic modalities into perspective, and defines the role of capsule endoscopy and per overtube assisted and retrograde enteroscopy in disorders as disparate as gluten sensitive enteropathy, small bowel neoplasms, and inflammatory bowel disease. The book further details the nonoperative approach to NSAID strictures, foreign body retrieval (to include impacted capsule endoscopes), and the diagnosis and treatment of chronically bleeding angiodysplastic lesions. The text is also richly illustrated with over 150 images and includes online video segments. Written by experts in the field, Endoscopy in Small Bowel Disorders is a valuable resource for medical and surgical residents, gastroenterologists in training and practice, therapeutic endoscopists, and general and colorectal surgeons.
  • 2014 Springer
    Toshiyuki Matsui, Takayuki Matsumoto, Kunihiko Aoyagi, editors.
    The purpose of this book is to improve diagnostic yields of capsule endoscopy and double-balloon endoscopy, because those procedures can depict nonspecific findings that may not lead to a proper diagnosis. Another reason for the publication was recognition of the difficulty in distinguishing enteroscopic findings of ulcerative colitis from those of Crohn's disease. From a practical point of view, it is important to observe endoscopic pictures first, then to compare the images of other modalities, and finally to compare macroscopic pictures of resected specimens. For that reason, a large number of well-depicted examples of small intestinal lesions were assembled to clarify differences among small intestinal lesions that appear to exhibit similar findings and morphologies. Comparisons with radiographic findings comprise another important element in diagnosis. There are limitations in endoscopic observations of gross lesions of the small intestine, with its many convolutions. In Japan, many institutions still practice double-contrast imaging, which provides beautiful results. Because a single disorder may exhibit variations, this volume includes multiple depictions of the same disorders. Also included are lesions in active and inactive phases, as both appearances are highly likely to be encountered simultaneously in clinical practice. The number of illustrated findings therefore has been limited to strictly selected cases.
  • 2015 ClinicalKey
    [edited by] Robert H. Hawes, Paul Fockens, Shyam Varadarajulu.
    From diagnostic to therapeutic procedures, Endosonography, 3rd Edition is an easy-to-access, highly visual guide covering everything you need to effectively perform EUS, interpret your findings, diagnose accurately, and choose the best treatment course. World-renowned endosonographers help beginners apply endosonography in staging cancers, evaluating chronic pancreatitis, and studying bile duct abnormalities and submucosal lesions. Practicing endosonographers can learn cutting-edge techniques for performing therapeutic interventions such as drainage of pancreatic pseudocysts and EUS-guided anti-tumor therapy. Meticulous updates, electronic access to the fully searchable text, videos detailing various methods and procedures-and more-equip you with a complete overview of all aspects of EUS. Get a clear overview of everything you need to know to establish an endoscopic practice, from what equipment to buy to providing effective cytopathology services.
  • 2006 Springer
    Riccardo Lencioni (ed.).
    Also available: Print – 2006
  • 2014 Springer
    William O. Tatum, Joseph I. Sirven, Gregory D. Cascino, editors.
    Written by expert epilepsy clinicians from the Mayo Clinic, Epilepsy Case Studies: Pearls for Patient Care presents a wide variety of case histories drawn from real life experiences in people with seizures. Designed to stimulate the same deductive reasoning that is commonly used when seeing epilepsy patients in the clinic, this practical book presents the clinical scenario and then poses a range of stimulating questions to organize the reader's thoughts to address each case. Questions that revolve around each case include common ones such as "How does this test help us with the diagnosis" and "What is the precise relationship of the patient's seizures to their overall neurological condition". The most poignant questions include "How does this information help us to devise a treatment plan?" and "What do we know about the anticipated course and prognosis?" The questions raised in each section incorporate the clinical course and evaluation. Where possible, the discussion relies upon the latest medical evidence to support the responses and includes up-to-date techniques used for patients with and without seizure control. At the end of each case a few salient citations are referenced, as are a few of the more pertinent articles that the reader can reference to obtain an overview of the topic.
  • 2015 Springer
    Linda S. Lee, editor.
    This volume provides a comprehensive review of ERCP and EUS and the clinical conditions for which they are employed. Presented in a case-based format with accompanying videos, it will serve as a valuable practical clinical resource for gastroenterologists with an interest in ERCP and EUS. The text highlights major techniques involved in ERCP, reviews complications and recent data on preventing post-ERCP pancreatitis, and discusses important issues in ERCP training. The EUS chapters review the breadth of equipment available for performing EUS and EUS-FNA, detail the technique of performing EUS-FNA, and explore pertinent issues with training and assessing competency analogous to ERCP training. Valuable insights on the basics of cytopathology relevant to the endosonographer are summarized. The classic indication for EUS of staging luminal cancers is also examined in detail, while pancreaticobiliary indications are discussed highlighting newer adjunctive technologies including elastography and contrast-enhanced EUS. ERCP and EUS: A Case-Based Approach will serve as a very useful resource for physicians who perform or refer patients for ERCP and EUS. It provides a concise yet comprehensive summary of the current status of ERCP and EUS that will help guide patient management and stimulate clinical research. Supplementary video files are available for this book and can be accessed at http://link.springer.com/book/10.1007/978-1-4939-2319-9.
  • 2013 ClinicalKey
    [edited by] Todd H. Baron, Richard A. Kozarek, David L. Carr-Locke.
    Four Decades : The History of ERCP -- The ERCP Room -- Radiologic Issues and Radiation Safety during ERCP -- Endoscopes, Guidewires, and Accessories -- Sedation in ERCP -- Indications for and Contraindications to ERCP -- Adverse Events of ERCP : Prediction, Prevention, and Management -- ERCP Training -- Preparation for ERCP -- Principles of Electrosurgery -- Quality Issues and Measures in ERCP -- Medicolegal Issues in ERCP -- Cannulation of the Major Papilla -- Access (Precut) Papillotomy -- Sphincter of Oddi Manometry -- Biliary Sphincterotomy -- Balloon Dilation of the Native and Postsphincterotomy Papilla -- Stone Extraction -- Pancreatic Sphincterotomy -- Minor Papilla Cannulation and Sphincterotomy -- Plastic Pancreaticobiliary Stents and Nasopancreaticobiliary Tubes : Concepts and Insertion Techniques -- Biliary Metal Stent Insertion -- Pancreaticobiliary Stent Removal : Migrated and Nonmigrated -- Papillectomy and Ampullectomy -- Pancreatoscopy -- Cholangioscopy -- ERCP in Children -- ERCP in Pregnancy -- ERCP in Surgically Altered Anatomy -- Echoendoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Biliary Drainage -- Endoscopic Ultrasound-Assisted Access to the Pancreatic Duct -- Pancreas Divisum, Biliary Cysts, and Other Congenital Anomalies -- Approach to the Dilated Bile Duct and Pneumobilia -- The Dilated Pancreatic Duct -- Ampullary Neoplasia -- Malignant Biliary Obstruction : Distal -- Malignant Biliary Obstruction of the Hilum and Proximal Bile Ducts -- Indeterminate Biliary Stricture -- Combined Biliary and Duodenal Obstruction -- Benign Biliary Strictures -- Biliary Surgery Adverse Events Including Liver Transplantation -- ERCP for Acute and Chronic Adverse Events of Pancreatic Surgery and Pancreatic Trauma -- Choledocholithiasis -- Pancreaticobiliary Pain and Suspected Sphincter of Oddi Dysfunction -- Sclerosing Cholangitis -- Tropical Parasitic Infestations -- Recurrent Pyogenic Cholangitis -- Cystic Lesions of the Pancreas -- Unexplained Acute Pancreatitis -- Biliary Intervention in Acute Gallstone Pancreatitis -- Pancreatic Interventions in Acute Pancreatitis : Ascites, Fistulae, Leaks, and Other Disruptions -- Chronic Pancreatitis : Stones and Strictures -- Endoscopic Drainage of Pancreatic Pseudocysts, Abscesses, and Walled-Off (Organized) Necrosis.
  • 2010 Springer
    José Luis Zamorano ... [et al.], (eds.)
  • 2010 ClinicalKey
    Richard J. Wakefield, Maria-Antonietta D'Agostino.
    pt. 1. Fundamentals of ultrasound in rheumatology -- pt. 2. Spectrum of ultrasound pathology -- pt. 3. Ultrasound in the diagnosis and management of rheumatic diseases -- pt. 4. Ultrasound techniques -- pt. 5. Training and education.
  • 2007 Springer
    edited by Scott D. Solomon, with Bernard Bulwer ; foreword by Peter Libby.
    Echocardiographic instumentation and principles of doppler echocardiography / Scott D. Solomon -- Introduction to imaging: the normal examination / Dara Lee and Scott D. Solomon -- Protocol and nomenclature in transthoracic echocardiography / Bernard E. Bulwer and Jose Rivero -- Clinical utility of echocardiography / Bernard E. Bulwer, Faisal Shamshad, and Scott D. Solomon -- Echocardiographic assessment of ventricular systolic function / Bernard E. Bulwer, Scott D. Solomon, and Rajesh Janardhanan -- Echocardiographic assessment of diastolic function / Carolyn Y. Ho -- Echocardiography in myocardial infarction / Justina C. Wu -- Stress echocardiography : indications, protocols, and interpretation / Edmund A. Bermudez and Ming Hui Chen -- Cardiomyopathies / Bernard E. Bulwer and Scott D. Solomon -- Pericardial disease / Ashvin N. Pande and Leonard S. Lilly -- Echocardiographic assessment of aortic stenosis / Edmund A. Bermudez -- Echocardiographic evaluation of aortic regurgitation / Susan M. Sallach and Sharon C. Reimold -- Mitral stenosis / Robert J. Ostfeld -- Mitral regurgitation / Jacqueline Suk Danik and Bernard E. Bulwer -- Infective endocarditis / Nagesh S. Anavekar, Marcus Averbach, and Bernard E. Bulwer -- Role of echocardiography in the management of atrial fibrillation / Warren J. Manning -- Cardiac source of embolus / Justina C. Wu -- Echocardiography in pulmonary embolism and secondary pulmonary hypertension / David Aguilar and Bernard E. Bulwer -- Cardiac masses and tumors / Justina C. Wu -- Aortic dissection and other diseases of the aorta / Laura Benzaquen -- Echocardiography in the assessment of artrial septal defects / Edmund A. Bermudez -- Adult congenital heart disease in general echocardiography practice : an introduction / Bernard E. Bulwer and Michael J. Landzberg -- Transesophageal echocardiography multiplane examination primer / Bernard E. Bulwer and Stanton K. Shernan.
    Also available: Print – 2007
  • 2016 Springer
    Timothy M. Maus, Sonia Nhieu, Seth T. Herway, editors.
  • 2013 ClinicalKey
    Alisdair Ryding ; with a contribution by James Newton, Sayeh Zielke.
    This book is a step-by-step manual for the complete echo-novice. The text focuses on the practicalities of performing an examination, and the interpretation of images. Avoiding unnecessary technicalities, it places particular emphasis on the diagnostic features of sample cases and covers the entire breadth of adult cardiology. The majority of the echo images are also available in a dynamic form on the Expert Consult platform. Also included is access to 100 case scenarios and images for self-assessment interpretation. Trainees in cardiology, echocardiography/cardiac physiology, anaesthetics, intensive care, general medicine, acute medicine, accident and emergency and cardiothoracic surgery.
  • 2015 Springer
    John O'Neill, editor.
    This book offers an excellent review of the various rheumatological conditions, both common and uncommon, that may present on imaging on a daily basis. The book uses a unique format that will be beneficial for clinicians, radiologists, medical students, and consultant staff. The text is written by both rheumatology and radiology staff to provide a balanced approach. A clinical overview and the common clinical presentations are briefly reviewed for each condition followed by a more detailed discussion of imaging findings produced by the various imaging modalities, including radiographs, ultrasound, MRI, CT, and nuclear medicine. This book details the imaging of normal musculoskeletal anatomy and pathology; discusses image-guided musculoskeletal interventions; and examines disorders such as rheumatoid arthritis, connective tissue disease, osteoarthritis, osteonecrosis, infection-related arthritis, soft tissue calcification, and bone and synovial tumors. Featuring over 600 multi-part, high-resolution images of rheumatic diseases across current imaging modalities, Essential Imaging in Rheumatology offers up-to-date and complete information on the imaging of these disorders.
  • 2012 Ovid
    Jerrold T. Bushberg, J. Anthony Seibert, Edwin M. Leidholdt Jr., John M. Boone.
    The basic science important to nuclear imaging, including the nature and production of radioactivity, internal dosimetry and radiation detection and measurement, are presented clearly and concisely. Current concepts in the fields of radiation biology and radiation protection relevant to medical imaging, and a number of helpful appendices complete this comprehensive textbook. The text is enhanced by numerous full color charts, tables, images and superb illustrations that reinforce central concepts. The book is ideal for medical imaging professionals, and teachers and students in medical physics and biomedical engineering. Radiology residents will find this text especially useful in bolstering their understanding of imaging physics and related topics prior to board exams."--pub. desc.
  • 2006 Thieme Book
    Richard B. Gunderman.
    Also available: Print – 2006
  • 2014 Thieme Book
    Richard B. Gunderman.
    Introduction to radiology -- The circulatory system: the heart and great vessels -- The respiratory system -- The digestive system -- The urinary tract -- The acute abdomen -- The reproductive system -- The musculoskeletal system -- Neuroimaging -- Pediatric radiology.
  • 2010 Springer
    Philip Robinson, editor.
    Knee injuries / Melanie A. Hopper and Andrew J. Grainger -- Hip, pelvis, and groin injuries / Philip Robinson -- Ankle and foot injuries / Ne Siang Chew ... [et al.] -- Osseous stress injury in athletes / Melanie A. Hopper and Philip Robinson -- Shoulder injuries / Andrew J. Grainger and Philip F.J. Tirman -- Elbow injuries / Kenneth S. Lee, Michael J. Tuite, and Humberto G. Rosas -- Hand and wrist injuries / Philip J. O'Connor -- Postoperative imaging in sports medicine / Ali Naraghi and Lawrence M. White -- Muscle injury and complications / Abhijit Datir and David A. Connell -- Sports-related disorders of the spine and sacrum / Rob Campbell and Andrew Dunn -- Ultrasound-guided sports intervention / Philip J. O'Connor.
  • 2014 Springer
    Mauro Zago, editor.
    E-FAST (extended focused assessment by sonograpy for trauma) represents the basic ultrasonographic approach to any trauma patient. Identification or exclusion of free fluid and air in the abdominal and thoracic cavities plays a pivotal role in deciding the immediate diagnostic and therapeutic path. Learning E-FAST is mandatory for all acute care surgeons and all physicians involved in trauma management. The structure of the book and its practical approach will make it an easy-to-consult and quick reference tool for beginners and a useful support for more experienced professionals.
  • 2011 Thieme
    Val M. Runge, John N. Morelli.
    "The objective of this book is to serve as a practical educational resource for clinical magnetic resonance imaging. The bulk of the text is organized along anatomic lines and discusses disease entities commonly encountered in clinical practice. The focus is illustrating and describing the MR appearances of the most commonly imaged disease entities, covering briefly in each area important points relative to imaging techniques then discussing in depth, the clinical MR interpretation. The breadth of clinical MRI is explored. For each subtopic within an anatomic region, clinical cases serve as the backbone for discussion, the most common pathologies affecting each anatomic region being illustrated. The final chapters discuss specifically contrast media and contrast enhanced MRA, two topics worthy of further description due to their present clinical importance. When relevant to diagnosis or essential for understanding, MR physics is discussed, however the reader is referred separately to Runge et al, The Physics of Clinical MR Taught Through Images 2nd Edition (New York: Thieme; 2009) for further elaboration. It is the goal that upon completing this text, the reader will have an appreciation for the complexity, utility, and versatility of MR in clinical imaging and will possess the knowledge essential for interpretation of basic clinical MR examinations"--Provided by publisher.
  • 2011 CRCnetBASE
    Patrick W. Stroman.
    "During the last two decades, new developments in functional MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) have made it possible to detect changes in the brain over time, as opposed to the "snapshot" produced by conventional MRI. Essentials of Functional MRI breaks down the technical challenges for physicians, researchers, and technologists who use functional MRI but may not be experts in the necessary math and physics. The author describes the theory and practical details of functional MRI (fMRI) methodology, including how to acquire and analyze images, and a wide range of examples demonstrate how fMRI has been used thus far. The author provides the essential information to study, understand, use, and teach the practical aspects of fMRI for those people who are most likely to extend its use into clinical practice"--Provided by publisher.
  • 2012 ScienceDirect
    2012 ClinicalKey
    Fred A. Mettler Jr., Milton J. Guiberteau.
    Radioactivity, radionuclides, and radiopharmaceuticals -- Instrumentation and quality control -- Central nervous system -- Thyroid, parathyroid, and salivary glands -- Cardiovascular system -- Respiratory system -- Gastrointestinal tract -- Skeletal system -- Genitourinary system and adrenal glands -- Non-PET neoplasm imaging and radioimmunotherapy -- ¹⁸F-FDG PET/CT neoplasm imaging -- Inflammation and infection imaging -- Authorized user and radioisotope safety issues -- Self-evaluation. Unknown case sets -- Answers to unknown case sets -- Appendix A: Characteristics of radionuclides for imaging and therapy -- Appendix B-1: Radioactivity conversion table for International System (SI) Units (Becquerels to Curies) -- Appendix B-2: Radioactivity conversion table for International System (SI) Units (Curies to Becquerels) -- Appendix C-1: Technetium-99m decay and generation tables -- Appendix C-2: Other radionuclide decay tables -- Appendix D: Injection techniques and pediatric dosages -- Appendix E-1: Sample techniques for nuclear imaging -- Appendix E-2: Abnormal radio pharmaceutical distribution as a result of medications and other extrinsic factors -- Appendix F: Nonradioactive pharmaceuticals in nuclear medicine -- Appendix G: Pregnancy and breastfeeding -- Appendix H-1: General considerations for hospitalized patients receiving radionuclide therapy -- Appendix H-2: Special considerations and requirements for iodine-131 therapy -- Appendix I: Emergency procedures for spills of radioactive materials.
  • 2015 Thieme-Connect
    [edited by] Amar Agarwal, Dhivya Ashok Kumar.
  • 2011 Springer
    L. Santiago Medina, C. Craig Blackmore, Kimberly E. Applegate, editors ; foreward by Bruce J. Hillman.
  • 2006 Springer
    [edited by] L. Santiago Medina, C. Craig Blackmore ; foreword by Bruce J. Hillman.
    Also available: Print – 2006
  • 2010 Springer
    [edited by] L. Santiago Medina, Kimberly E. Applegate, C. Craig Blackmore ; foreword by Jay E. Berkelhamer ; foreword by Bruce J. Hillman.
  • 2013 Springer
    L. Santiago Medina, Pina C. Sanelli, Jeffrey G. Jarvik, editors.
  • 2011 Cambridge
    edited by Bachir Taouli.
    Basic physical principles of body diffusion-weighted imaging / Eric E. Sigmund and Jens Jensen -- Diffusion-weighted MRI of the liver / Bachir Taouli and Dow-Mu Koh -- Diffusion-weighted MRI of diffuse renal disease and kidney transplant / Frederik De Keyzer and Harriet C. Thoeny -- Diffusion-weighted MRI of focal renal masses / Sooah Kim and Bachir Taouli -- Diffusion-weighted MRI of the pancreas / Tomoaki Ichikawa ... [et al.] -- Diffusion-weighted MRI of the prostate / Sophie F. Riches and Nandita DeSouza -- Breast applications of diffusion-weighted MRI / Yong Guo -- Diffusion-weighted MRI of lymph nodes / Thomas C. Kwee and Taro Takahara -- Diffusion-weighted MRI of female pelvic tumors / Hela Sbano and Anwar R. Padhani -- Diffusion-weighted MRI of the bone marrow and the spine / Olaf Dietrich and Andrea Baur-Melnyk -- Diffusion-weighted MRI of soft tissue tumors / Masayuki Maeda -- Evaluation of tumor treatment response with diffusion-weighted MRI / Andriy M. Babsky, Shenghong Ju and Navin Bansal -- Diffusion-weighted MRI: future directions / Dow-Mu Koh and David J. Collins.
  • 2010
    Zhang Jian.
    Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) is a non-invasive modality for neuroimaging that has been widely applied into various clinical and scientific studies. In many applications, one particular challenge for MRI is the scanning speed and efficiency. Three major novel fast neuroimaging techniques are presented in this work, including high-resolution 3D diffusion imaging (3D-SNAILS), an iterative reconstruction algorithm for high accelerating parallel imaging (PRUNO), and motion insensitive 3D non-contrast perfusion imaging (3D-PCASL-PROMO). 3D DWI and DTI provide attractive features such as isotropic resolution, high SNR and good tractography. However, 3D volumetric DWI/DTI scans suffer from long scan time and severe motion artifacts. In this project, a steady-state multi-shot pulse sequence is demonstrated to perform fast high resolution 3D diffusion imaging, in which 3D self-navigated interleaved rotating spirals (3D-SNAILS) are used as readout trajectories. This acquisition scheme has low sensitivity to motion induced phase errors and the inherent navigators can be utilized to further reduce motion artifacts. In vivo human/animal results have shown that this technique can be used to perform 3D high resolution DTI studies, particularly for animals with smaller brains. GRAPPA has been a successful k-space data-driven reconstruction algorithm for parallel imaging during the last decade. However, the performance of GRAPPA drops significantly as the accelerating factor increases. A novel iterative method termed parallel reconstruction using null operations (PRUNO) is developed in this project. In this approach, both data calibration and image reconstruction are formulated into generalized linear system equations based on intrinsic small k-space nulling kernels. And a conjugate-gradient (CG) method is proposed to solve the reconstruction equation feasibly. With more accurate problem formulation and higher calibration efficiency, PRUNO produces much better image quality than GRAPPA, especially under high accelerating factors. Pulsed continuous arterial spin labeling (PCASL) is a novel technique for 3D whole-brain perfusion imaging. However, a whole brain clinical PCASL protocol takes long imaging time due to multiple image acquisitions and averages. A real-time motion correction algorithm is thus desired for such a protocol. Prospective motion correction (PROMO) is a navigator based module, which can be easily inserted into various MR pulse sequences for real-time 3D motion estimation and correction. PROMO is successfully integrated into PCASL in this project. Our preliminary results show that the new pulse sequence is much more robust against patient motions and PROMO navigators have almost no negative influence to the imaging sequence. In addition, brief abstracts of two other fast imaging projects are also demonstrated in this dissertation, including a fast T2* imaging pulse sequence called iESGRE, and 7T diffusion imaging of rats using SNAILS.
  • 2012 Springer
    by Jasna Mihailovic, Stanley J. Goldsmith, Ronan P. Killeen.
    FDG PET/CT has rapidly emerged as an invaluable combined imaging modality that can identify tumors on the basis of not only anatomical alterations but also metabolic activity, thus allowing the detection of lesions that would otherwise be too small to distinguish. This book, comprising a collection of images from oncology cases, is organized according to the role of FDG PET/CT in the evaluation and management of oncology patients, and only secondarily by organ or tumor entity. In this way, it reflects the issues that clinicians actually address in their daily practice, namely: identification of an unknown or unsuspected primary; determination of the extent of disease; evaluation of response to therapy; and surveillance after response, i.e., detection of recurrent disease. In total, 100 cases involving different primary tumors are presented to illustrate findings in these different circumstances. FDG PET/CT in Clinical Oncology will be of great value to all newcomers to this field, whether medical students, radiology, nuclear medicine, or oncology fellows, or practicing physicians.
  • 2015 ClinicalKey
    Fred F. Ferri.
    For nearly 25 years, Ferri's concise, pocket-sized resources have served as the go-to medical reference books among students, residents, and other medical professionals. Ferri's Best Test continues that trend, providing fast, effective, and efficient guidance and helping you review the most important laboratory and imaging testing information, with an added focus on cost-effective decision making. Quickly access important information with concise, well-organized guidance to the most common lab tests and diagnostic imaging modalities.Simplify your decision-making process through analysis that describes the most common imaging studies for each organ system, reviewing their indications, advantages, disadvantages, and approximate costs. Confidently address problematic situations with background data that examines over 384 laboratory tests, describing the normal range of results in adult patients, typical abnormalities (positive tests, increased or decreased values), and the likeliest causes. Select the best test for diagnosing more than 200 common diseases and disorders. Keep important information at your fingertips with this portable, pocket-sized format that allows for convenient consultation anytime, anywhere.
  • 2012 ClinicalKey
    [edited by] Jack Rychik, Zhiyun Tian.
    Complied by the team at the Cardiac Center at Children's Hospital in Philadelphia, this Expert Consult site and accompanying atlas-style text guide the acquisition and interpretation of fetal images for accurate diagnosis and effective management. Vivid color images, drawings, pathologic specimens and diagnostic algorithms facilitate tracking the progress of development of over 100 fetal heart problems. Enhance your cardiac imaging skills with a video library demonstrating imaging of the normal heart, and the imaging presentation of more than 100 different fetal heart problems. Recognize potential problems using views of the normal heart in development for comparative diagnosis. Get comprehensive coverage of cardiac anatomy, pathophysiology, natural history and disease management. See developing and existing problems as they appear in practice thanks to an abundance of vivid color images, drawings, pathologic specimens, and diagnostic algorithms. Track the progress of development in the fetal heart by using the best imaging modalities & techniques for more accurate diagnosis.
  • 2011 Springer
    Daniela Prayer (ed.).
    Indications for Fetal MRI -- How to Shorten MRI Sequences Guiding Choices for High Speed Imaging -- Fetal MRI at Higher Field Strength -- Safety of Fetal MRI Scanning -- The Psychic State of the Pregnant Woman and Prenatal Diagnostic Procedures -- Methods of Fetal MRI -- Prenatal Development of the Human Fetal Telencephalon -- Fetal MRI of Normal Brain Development -- Fetal Movements. Though They May Be Spontaneous, Yet There is Method in Them -- The Fetal Neurology Clinic A Multidisciplinary Approach Fetal Neuroimaging: Ultrasound or MRI? -- MRI of the Normal Fetal Lung -- The Skeleton and Musculature -- MRI of the Fetal Heart -- MRI of the Fetal Endocrine Glands -- The Prenatal Diagnosis of Facial Clefts with Fetal MRI -- Cerebral Malformations -- Acquired Brain Pathology -- Diagnosis of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia -- Treatment of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia -- MRI of the Pathological Fetal Thorax -- MRI of the Fetal Abdomen -- Normal and Pathological Placental Development: MRI and Pathology -- Problems of Multiple Pregnancies Ultrasound and MRI -- Fetal Perinatal Autopsy and MRI: Synthesis or Alternative? -- Postmortem Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Fetus -- Genetics of Fetal Disease -- Maternal Diseases with Possible Impact on Pregnancy.
  • 2016 Springer
    Jacques S. Abramowicz, editor.
    1. Ultrasound in the first trimester and earlier: how to keep it safe -- 2. Ultrasound and infertility -- 3. Maternal comorbidities and first-trimester ultrasound examination -- 4. First-trimester embryology: an overview -- 5. Elements of teratology -- 6. First-trimester ultrasound: guidelines -- 7. Normal first treimester of pregnancy -- 8. Aneuploidy screening: the ongoing role of first-trimster ultrasound -- 9. Fetal biometry in early pregnancy -- 10. Threshold, discriminatory zone, and "The New Rules" -- 11. The fetal heart in early pregnancy -- 12. Doppler sonography in early pregnancy -- 13. Three-dimensional ultrasound: a role in early pregnancy -- 14. Multiple gestations-- multiple headaches -- 15. First-trimester ultrasound: early pregnancy failure -- 16. Ectopic pregnancy: pregnancy of unknown location (PUL) -- 17. A consequence of Cesarian delivery: first-trimester Cesarean scar pregnancy -- 18. First-trimester ultrasound in gestational trophoblastic disease -- 19. Fetal anomalies -- 20. Invasive procedures in the first trimester -- 21. Sonography of pelvic masses associated with early pregnancy -- Index.
  • 2015 Springer
    Fernando D. Dip, Takeaki Ishizawa, Norihiro Kokudo, Raul J. Rosenthal, editors.
    This volume presents the experiences of leading researchers and surgeons with different fluorescence methods. Chapters range from basic science of fluorescence to current clinical applications and new horizons. The first few chapters cover the historical evolution and physical principles of fluorescence and provide the foundation for the reader to understand the current scope and limits of its use in surgery. The second section focuses on the clinical applications of intraoperative fluorescence imaging, including subsections on fluorescence cholangiography, applications to hepatectomy, lymph node navigation, applications to GI tract and pelvic surgery and identification of cancer tissues. The third section focuses on new frontiers including fluorescence probes, imaging systems and applications to photodynamic therapy. Authored by leaders in the development of fluorescent methods worldwide, Fluorescence Imaging for Surgeons: Concepts and Applications will have an impact on numerous medical specialists including general surgeons, colorectal and minimally-invasive surgeons and surgical oncologists. Researchers will find the book to be an invaluable resource on the latest advances in the utilization of nanoparticles and fluorescent probes.
  • 2015 CRCnetBASE
    edited by Laura Marcu, Paul M.W. French, Daniel S. Elson.
    Photophysics of fluorescence / Klaus Suhling -- Tissue fluorophores and their spectroscopic characteristics / Alzbeta Chorvatova and Dusan Chorvat -- Pulse sampling technique / Diego R. Yankelevich, Daniel S. Elson, and Laura Marcu -- Single point probes for lifetime spectroscopy : TCSPC technique / Christopher Dunsby and Paul M. W. French -- Optical instrumentation design for fluorescence lifetime spectroscopy and imaging / Peter T.C. So, Heejin Choi, Christopher J. Rowlands, and Vijay R. Singh -- Fluorescence lifetime imaging techniques : frequency-domain FLIM / John P. Eichorst, Kai wen Teng, and Robert M. Clegg -- Fluorescence lifetime imaging techniques : time-gated FLIM / James McGinty, Christopher Dunsby, and Paul M.W. French -- Fluorescence lifetime imaging techniques : TCSPC / Wolfgang Becker -- The phasor approach to FLIM : exploiting phasor linear properties / Michelle A. Digman and Enrico Gratton -- Analysis of time domain fluorescence measurements using least-squares deconvolution / Jing Liu, Daniel S. Elson, and Laura Marcu -- Global analysis of FLIM-FRET data / Hernán E. Grecco and Peter J. Verveer -- Fluorescence lifetime imaging in turbid media / Vadim Y. Soloviev, Teresa M. Correia, and Simon R. Arridge -- Oncology applications : optical diagnostics of cancer / Alzbeta Chorvatova and Dusan Chorvat -- Oncological applications : brain / Pramod V. Butte, Adam N. Mamelak, and Laura Marcu -- Oncology applications : skin cancer / Rakesh Patalay, Paul M.W. French, and Christopher Dunsby -- Oncology applications : gastrointestinal cancer / Sergio Coda, Paul M.W. French, and Christopher Dunsby -- Oncology applications : intraoperative diagnosis of head and neck carcinoma / D. Gregory Farwell -- Fluorescence lifetime techniques in cardiovascular disease diagnostics / Jennifer Phipps, Yang Sun, and Laura Marcu -- Ophthalmic applications of FLIM / Dietrich Schweitzer -- Fluorescence lifetime imaging applications in tissue engineering / Bernard Y. Binder, J. Kent Leach, and Laura Marcu -- Tomographic fluorescence lifetime imaging / Anand T.N. Kumar -- Photosensitizers and PDT / Rinaldo Cubeddu, Paola Taroni, and Gianluca Valentini -- Fluorescence lifetime imaging of ions in biological tissues / Christoph Biskup and Thomas Gensch.
  • 2014 Springer Protocols
    edited by Yves Engelborghs, Antonie J.W.G. Visser.
    How to collect National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) traceable fluorescence excitation and emission spectra / Adam Matthew Gilmore -- Steady-state fluorescence polarization/anisotropy for the study of protein interactions / Nicholas G. James and David M. Jameson -- Quantitative fluorescence spectral analysis of protein denaturation / Ivo H.M. van Stokkum and Sergey P. Laptenok -- High-pressure fluorescence applications / Mariano Dellarole and Catherine A. Royer -- Frequency domain fluorometry : theory and application / Carissa M. Vetromile and David M. Jameson -- Polar plot representation of time-resolved fluorescence / John Paul Eichorst, Kai Wen Teng, and Robert M. Clegg -- Ensemble and single-molecule detected time-resolved FRET methods in studies of protein conformations and dynamics / Tomer Orevi ... [et al.] -- MD + QM correlations with tryptophan fluorescence spectral shifts and lifetimes / Patrik R. Callis and Jose R. Tusell -- Analysis of time-dependent red shifts in fluorescence emission from tryptophan residues in proteins / Dmitri Toptygin -- Global analysis of time-resolved fluorescence data / Anatoli V. Digris ... [et al.] -- Nanometrology / David J.S. Birch and Philip Yip -- Upconversion spectrophotofluorometry / Arianna Biesso, Jianhua Xu, and Jay R. Knutson -- Subpicosecond Kerr-Gate spectrofluorometry / Sergey P. Laptenok ... [et al.] -- Photoinduced electron transfer modeling to simulate flavoprotein fluorescence decay / Nadtanet Nunthaboot ... [et al.] -- Biosynthetic incorporation of tryptophan analogs in proteins / Jaap Broos -- Optimization of fluorescent proteins / Daphne S. Bindels ... [et al.] -- Monitoring membrane properties and apoptosis using membrane probes of the 3-hydroxyflavone family / Zeinab Darwich, Andrey S. Klymchenko, and Yves Mély -- Rectangle FRAP for measuring diffusion with a laser scanning microscope / Ranhua Xiong ... [et al.] -- Quantitative protocol for intensity-based live cell FRET imaging / Clemens F. Kaminski, Eric J. Rees, and Gabriele S. Kaminski Schierle -- Wide-field fluorescence lifetime imaging with multi-anode detectors / Roland Hartig ... [et al.] -- Global analysis of FRET-FLIM data in live plant cells / Sergey P. Laptenok ... [et al.] -- Time-resolved fluorescence anisotropy imaging / Klaus Suhling, James Levitt, and Pei-Hua Chung -- Multimodal fluorescence imaging spectroscopy / Martijn H.W. Stopel, Christian Blum, and Vinod Subramaniam -- Application of fluorescence correlation spectroscopy (FCS) to measure the dynamics of fluorescent proteins in living cells / Thomas Weidemann -- Fluorescence cross-correlation spectroscopy (FCCS) in living cells / Xiaoxiao Ma, Yong Hwee Foo, and Thorsten Wohland -- Quantifying lipid-protein interaction by fluorescence correlation spectroscopy (FCS) / Ana M. Melo, Manuel Prieto, and Ana Coutinho -- PET-FCS : probing rapid structural fluctuations of proteins and nucleic acids by single-molecule fluorescence quenching / Markus Sauer and Hannes Neuweiler -- Z-scan fluorescence correlation spectroscopy as a tool for diffusion measurements in planar lipid membranes / Tomáš Steinberger, Radek Macháň , and Martin Hof -- Scanning fluorescence correlation spectroscopy (SFCS) with a scan path perpendicular to the membrane plane / Paul Müller, Petra Schwille, and Thomas Weidemann -- Implementation and application of pulsed interleaved excitation for dual-color FCS and RICS / Jelle Hendrix and Don C. Lamb -- Quantitative study of protein-protein interactions in live cell by dual-color fluorescence correlation spectroscopy / Sergi Padilla-Parra ... [et al.] -- Brightness experiments / Patrick J. Macdonald ... [et al.] -- Global analysis of autocorrelation functions and photon counting distributions in fluorescence fluctuation spectroscopy / Victor V. Skakun, Anatoli V. Digris, and Vladimir V. Apanasovich -- Simulation of autocorrelation function and photon counting distribution in fluorescence fluctuation spectroscopy / Igor P. Shingaryov, Victor V. Skakun, and Vladimir V. Apanasovich -- Single-molecule fluorescence of nucleic acids / Kaley McCluskey ... [et al.] -- Photoswitchable fluorescent proteins for superresolution fluorescence microscopy circumventing the diffraction limit of light / Susana Rocha ... [et al.].
  • 2010 Springer
    Stephan Ulmer, Olav Jansen (eds.).
    Section 1. Basics -- Introduction / Stephan Ulmer -- Neuroanatomy and Cortical Landmarks / Stephan Ulmer -- Spatial Resolution of fMRI Techniques / Seong-Gi Kim, Tao Jin and Mitsuhiro Fukuda -- The Electrophysiological Background of the fMRI Signal / Christoph Kayser and Nikos K. Logothetis -- High-Field fMRI / Elke R. Gizewski -- Press Button Solutions / Kerstin Schmidt and Stephan Ulmer -- Section 2. Clinical Applications -- Preoperative Blood Oxygen Level Dependent (BOLD) functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI) of Motor and Somatosensory Function / Christoph Stippich -- The Functional Anatomy of Speech Processing: From Auditory Cortex to Speech Recognition and Speech Production / Gregory Hickok -- Use of fMRI Language Lateralization for Quantitative Prediction of Naming and Verbal Memory Outcome in Left Temporal Lobe Epilepsy Surgery / Jeffrey R. Binder -- Mapping of Recovery from Poststroke Aphasia: Comparison of PET and fMRI / Wolf-Dieter Heiss -- Functional Magnetic Resonance-Guided Brain Tumor Resection / Peter D. Kim, Charles L. Truwit and Walter A. Hall -- Direct Cortical Stimulation and fMRI / Maximillian H. Mehdorn, Simone Goebel and Arya Nabavi -- Imaging Epileptic Seizures Using fMRI / Simon Glynn and John A. Detre -- Special Issues in fMRI-Studies Involving Children / Marko Wilke -- Multimodal Brain Mapping in Patients with Early Brain Lesions / Martin Staudt -- Combining Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation with (f)MRI / Gesa Hartwigsen, Tanja Kassuba and Hartwig Roman Siebner -- Clinical Magnetoencephalography and fMRI / Steven M. Stufflebeam.
  • 2013 Springer
    Stephan Ulmer, Olav Jansen, editors.
    Since functional MRI (fMRI) and the basic method of BOLD imaging were introduced in 1993 by Seiji Ogawa, fMRI has evolved into an invaluable clinical tool for routine brain imaging, and there have been substantial improvements in both the imaging technique itself and the associated statistical analysis. This book provides a state of the art overview of fMRI and its use in clinical practice. Experts in the field share their knowledge and explain how to overcome diverse potential technical barriers and problems. Starting from the very basics on the origin of the BOLD signal, the book covers technical issues, anatomical landmarks, the full range of clinical applications, methods of statistical analysis, and special issues in various clinical fields. Comparisons are made with other brain mapping techniques, such as DTI, PET, TMS, EEG, and MEG, and their combined use with fMRI is also discussed. Since the first edition, original chapters have been updated and new chapters added, covering both novel aspects of analysis and further important clinical applications.
  • 2009 Springer Protocols
    edited by Massimo Filippi.
    Part I. BOLD fMRI: basic principles -- Principles of MRI and functional MRI / Ralf Deichmann -- Introduction to functional MRI hardware / Luis Hernandez-Garcia, Scott Peltier, and William Grissom -- Selection of optimal pulse sequences for fMRI / Mark J. Lowe and Erik B. Beall -- High-field fMRI / Alayar Kangarlu -- Experimental design / Hugh Garavan and Kevin Murphy -- Preparing fMRI data for statistical analysis / John Ashburner -- Statistical analysis of fMRI data / Mark W. Woolrich ... [et al.] -- Dynamic casual modeling of brain responses / Karl J. Friston -- Brain atlases: their development and role in functional inference / John Darrell Van Horn and Arthur W. Toga -- Part II. fMRI application to measure brain function / fMRI: application in cognitive neuroscience / Mark D'Esposito, Andrew Kayser, and Anthony Chen -- fMRI of language systems / Jeffrey R. Binder -- Imaging brain attention systems: control and selection in vision / George R. Mangun ... [et al.] -- fMRI of memory / Federica Agosta ... [et al.] -- fMRI of emotion / Simon Robinson, Ewald Moser, and Martin Peper -- fMRI of pain / Emma G. Duerden and Gary H. Duncan -- fMRI of the sensorimotor system / Massimo Filippi and Maria A. Rocca -- Functional imaging of the human visual system / Guy A. Roban and Zoe Kourtzi -- fMRI of the central auditory system / Deborah Ann Hall and Aspasia Eleni Paltoglou -- Part III. fMRI clinical application -- Application of fMRI to multiple sclerosis and other white matter disorders / Massimo Filippi and Maria A. Rocca -- fMRI in cerebrovascular disorders / Nick S. Ward -- fMRI in psychiatric disorders / Erin L. Habecker, Melissa A. Daniels, and Perry F. Renshaw -- fMRI in neurodegenerative diseases: from scientific insights to clinical applications / Bradford C. Dickerson -- fMRI in epilepsy / Rachel Thornton, Robert Powell, and Louis Lemieux -- fMRI in neurosurgery / Oliver Ganslandt ... [et al.] -- Pharmacological applications of fMRI / Paul M. Matthews -- Application of fMRI to monitor motor rehabilitation / Steven C. Cramer -- Part IV. Future of fMRI development -- Integration of measures of functional and structural MRI / Heidi Johansen-Berg ... [et al.] -- Functional MRI of the spinal cord / Patrick W. Stroman and Massimo Filippi.
  • 2015 Ovid
    Robert A. Christman.
  • 2012 Springer Protocols
    edited by Lynne S. Bell.
    Scanning electron microscopy : preparation and imaging for SEM / Chris G. Jones -- Plastic embedding and polishing of bone for reflected light and electron microscopy / A.H.J. Wighton, Chris G. Jones, and Lynne S. Bell -- Preparation of mineralized tissue for light microscopy / Gail Valentine and Kim Piper -- Bone pathology / Kim Piper and Gail Valentine -- Histological method that can be used to estimate the time taken to form the crown of a permanent tooth / M. Christopher Dean -- Determination of age in subadult from the rib cortical microstructure / Margaret Streeter -- Rib histomorphometry for adult age estimation / Christian Crowder, Jarred Heinrich, and Sam D. Stout -- Age estimation using tooth cementum annulation / Ursula Wittwer-Backofen -- Dental topographic analysis of the molar teeth of primates / Zachary S. Klukkert [and others] -- Chemical analyses of fossil bone / Wenxia Zheng and Mary Higby Schweitzer -- Identifying postmortem microstructural change to skeletal and dental tissues using backscattered electron imaging / Lynne S. Bell -- How to approach perimortem injury and other modifications / Peter Andrews and Yolanda Fernandez-Jalvo -- Light microscopy of microfractures in burned bone / Christopher W. Schmidt and Rose Uhlig -- Preliminary assessment of using a white light confocal imaging profiler for cut mark analysis / Christopher W. Schmidt, Christopher R. Moore, and Randell Leifheit -- Identification of cooked bone using TEM imaging of bone collagen / Hannah E.C. Koon.
  • 2012 Atypon
    Thanh M. Cabral and Rangaraj M. Rangayyan.
    Fractal analysis is useful in digital image processing for the characterization of shape roughness and gray-scale texture or complexity. Breast masses present shape and gray-scale characteristics in mammograms that vary between benign masses and malignant tumors. This book demonstrates the use of fractal analysis to classify breast masses as benign masses or malignant tumors based on the irregularity exhibited in their contours and the gray-scale variability exhibited in their mammographic images. A few different approaches are described to estimate the fractal dimension (FD) of the contour of a mass, including the ruler method, box-counting method, and the power spectral analysis (PSA) method. Procedures are also described for the estimation of the FD of the gray-scale image of a mass using the blanket method and the PSA method.
  • 2003 Medlantis
    Juergen Freyschmidt, Joachim Brossmann, Juerger Wiens, Andreas Sternberg ; foreword by Donald Resnick.
    Also available: Print – 2003
  • 2013 Springer
    Paolo Marzullo, Guiliano Mariani, editors ; foreword by Philipp Kaufmann.
    The recent development of three-dimensional imaging techniques has provided an enormous amount of information relevant to the clinical management of patients at low and high risk for coronary artery disease. However, while progress in each individual technique has been rapid, the correlation of findings obtained with radiology, nuclear medicine, and magnetic resonance imaging is still relatively neglected. In this book, qualified experts in cardiac imaging present the basic concepts of cardiac disease and imaging and compare the findings obtained in particular subspecialties with those acquired using other techniques. In this way the reader will learn how images and techniques can be integrated in clinical practice to the benefit of the patient. In addition, the issue is addressed of reducing the patient's exposure to ionizing radiation through appropriate multimodality integration. Physicians ranging from cardiac surgeons to internal medicine specialists and even public health administrators will find this book invaluable in understanding the role of hybrid cardiac imaging.
  • 2014 Springer
    Jay J. Pillai, editor.
    This book presents a comprehensive overview of current state-of-the-art clinical physiological imaging of brain tumors.? It focuses on the clinical applications of various modalities as they relate to brain tumor imaging, including techniques such as blood oxygen level dependent functional magnetic resonance imaging, diffusion tensor imaging, magnetic source imaging/magnetoencephalography, magnetic resonance perfusion imaging, magnetic resonance spectroscopic imaging, amide proton transfer imaging, high angular resolution diffusion imaging, sodium imaging, and molecular imaging. Featuring contributions from renowned experts in functional imaging, this book examines the diagnosis and characterization of brain tumors, details the application of functional imaging to treatment planning and monitoring of therapeutic intervention, and explores future directions in physiologic brain tumor imaging. Intended for neuro-oncologists, neurosurgeons, neuroradiologists, residents, and medical students, Functional Brain Tumor Imaging is a unique resource that serves to advance patient care and research in this rapidly developing field.
  • 2011 Springer
    Loren M. Fishman, Allen N. Wilkins.
    Electricity in medicine: philosophy meets physiology -- Electrodiagnosis and the physical examination: casting a fine net widely -- Dynamic electrodiagnosis: provocative/evocative maneuvers define diagnoses of exclusion and refine dual diagnoses -- Neurological thoracic outlet syndrome: approaching a pathognomonic sign -- Treating neurological thoracic outlet syndrome identified by a provoked electromyographic sign: analysis of the data -- Piriformis syndrome: electrophysiology vs anatomical assumption -- Treating piriformis syndrome identified by a provoked electromyographic sign: analysis of the data -- Radiculopathy vs spinal stenosis: evocative electrodiagnosis identifies the main pain generator -- Treating spinal stenosis identified by an evoked electromyographic sign: analysis of the data -- Extending dynamic electrodiagnosis: application to common and uncommon conditions.
  • 2014 Springer
    [edited by] Antonio Luna, Joan C. Vilanova, L. Celso Hygino da Cruz Jr., Santiago E. Rossi.
    Part I. Clinical and therapeutic approach to functional oncological imaging -- part II. Imaging of cancer hallmarks -- part III. Functional imaging techniques in clinical use -- part IV. Molecular imaging techniques in clinical use and in research.
  • 2014 Springer
    edited by Antonio Luna, Joan C. Vilanova, L. Celso Hygino da Cruz, Jr., Santiago E. Rossi.
    Tumors of the CNS and Spinal Cord -- Functional Magnetic Resonance Techniques in CNS Tumors -- MR Imaging Evaluation of Posttreatment Changes in Brain Neoplasms -- Metastasis and Other Tumors of the CNS -- Spinal Cord Tumors: Anatomic and Advanced Imaging -- Head and Neck Cancer -- Chest Malignancies -- Lung Cancer: PET, Perfusion CT, and Functional MR Imaging -- Functional Imaging of Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma and other Pleural and Chest Wall Lesions -- Functional Imaging of Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma and other Pleural and Chest Wall Lesions -- Thymomas and Other Thymic Primary Malignancies of the Chest -- Functional Imaging in Cardiac Tumors -- Women's Cancers -- Breast Cancer -- PET-CT of Gynecological Malignancies and Ovarian Cancer -- Functional MRI of Uterine (Endometrial and Cervical) Cancer -- Functional Imaging of Ovarian Cancer and Peritoneal Carcinomatosis -- Malignancies of the Gastrointestinal System -- Esophagus, Stomach, and Small Bowel Malignancies -- Colorectal Cancer -- Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Malignancies -- Overview of Functional Imaging Techniques for Liver Malignancies in Current Clinical Practice or in a Very Near Future -- Hepatocellular Carcinoma -- Role of Functional MRI in the Management of Liver Metastases -- Other Malignant Lesions of the Liver -- Functional Imaging of Gallbladder and Biliary Malignancies -- Splenic Lesions -- Genitourinary Tract Tumors -- Functional Imaging of Renal Cell Carcinoma -- Functional CT and MRI of the Urinary System and Adrenal Glands -- Prostate Cancer -- Scrotum -- Functional Imaging of Tumors of the Mesenterium and Retroperitoneum -- Malignancies of the Endocrine System -- Functional Oncological Imaging of the Endocrine System -- Hematological Malignancies -- Functional Imaging in Clinical Use for the Assessment of Lymph Nodes in Oncological Patients -- Functional Imaging in Lymphoma -- Multiple Myeloma and Other Hematological Malignancies -- Malignant Tumors of the Musculoskeletal System -- Advanced MRI Techniques of Soft Tissue Tumors -- Bone Malignancies -- Bone Metastasis -- Functional Imaging of Pediatric Malignancies -- Malignant Melanoma.
  • 2006 Springer
    Scott H. Faro, Feroze B. Mohamed, editors.
  • 2008
    edited by Andrei I. Holodny.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
    Physical principles of bold fMRI : what is important for the clinician / Andrei I. Holodny and Bob L. Hou -- Preparing the patient for the fMRI study and optimization of paradigm selection and delivery / Nicole M. Petrovich Brennan -- Methods of analysis / Kyung K. Peck -- Fact or artifact? / John F. Kaufman and Joseph A. Maldjian -- Language / Jay J. Pillai -- Vision and higher cortical function / Sonia Gill, John Ulmer, and Edgar A. DeYoe -- Cortical plasticity / Andrei I. Holodny -- Functional image-guided neurosurgery / Cameron W. Brennan and Nicole M. Petrovich Brennan -- Development and developmental disorders / Adam P. Wallach -- Neurodegenerative disorders / Lihong Wang and Jeffrey R. Petrella -- Diffusion imaging and tensor physics for the clinician / Richard Watts -- Diffusion-weighted imaging in stroke / Pamela W. Schaefer and William A. Copen -- Diffusion imaging in brain tumors and treatment response / Shareef Riad, Andrei I. Holodny, and Suresh K. Mukherji -- DTI of developmental and pediatric disorders / Michael J.J. Kim and James M. Provenzale -- DTI of neurodegenerative disorders / Sumei Wang, John H. Woo, and Elias R. Melhem -- Perfusion imaging / Jonathan P. Dyke -- Perfusion imaging : physical principles and applications in the brain / Meng Law -- Magnetoencephalography / Timothy P.L. Roberts, Christpher Edgar, and Erin Simon Schwartz.
  • 2012 Springer
    edited by Henning Boecker, Charles H. Hillman, Lukas Scheef, Heiko K. Strüder.
    Part 1. Theoretical Background, Animal Models, and Basic Sciences -- Exercise and the Brain: Neurogenesis, Synaptic Plasticity, Spine Density, and Angiogenesis / Zejun Wang and Henriette van Praag -- Molecular Mechanisms for the Ability of Exercise Supporting Cognitive Abilities and Counteracting Neurological Disorders / Fernando Gómez-Pinilla and Cameron Feng -- Opioids and Exercise: Animal Models / Rod K. Dishman and Philip V. Holmes -- The Monoaminergic System in Animal Models of Exercise / Romain Meeusen and Vinciane Fontenelle -- Part 2. Methods for Human Neuroimaging in Exercise and Sport Sciences: Theoretical Background and Practical Aspects -- Methods for Measurement of Physical Fitness and Training Recommendations in Studies on Humans / Wildor Hollmann, Helge Knigge, Axel Knicker and Heiko K. Strüder -- Psychological Assessments in Physical Exercise / Marcel Daamen and Markus Raab -- Assessing Somatosensory Profiles and Autonomic Nervous System Responses in Physical Exercise Studies / Michael Valet, Till Sprenger, Lukas Scheef and Henning Boecker -- Humoral Factors in Humans Participating in Different Types of Exercise and Training / Sandra Rojas Vega, Wildor Hollmann and Heiko K. Strüder -- EEG: Theoretical Background and Practical Aspects / Stefan Schneider and Heiko K. Strüder -- NIRS: Theoretical Background and Practical Aspects / Matthias Kohl-Bareis -- Theoretical Background of MR Imaging / Lukas Scheef and Frank Träber -- Functional and Structural MRI: Theoretical Background and Practical Aspects / Lukas Scheef and Henning Boecker -- PET: Theoretical Background and Practical Aspects / Isabelle Miederer and Henning Boecker -- Part 3. Effects of Exercise on Brain Perfusion, Metabolism, and Structure -- NIRS for Measuring Cerebral Hemodynamic Responses During Exercise / Stéphane Perrey -- PET Studies of Brain Metabolism in Exercise Research / Manabu Tashiro, Toshihiko Fujimoto, Mohammad Mehedi Masud, Sabina Khondkar and Shoichi Watanuki, et al. -- Physical Exercise and the Resting Brain / Christina E. Hugenschmidt, Paul J. Laurienti and Jonathan H. Burdette -- Structural Plasticity Induced by Physical Exercise / Destiny L. Miller, Andrea M. Weinstein and Kirk I. Erickson -- Part 4. Effects of Exercise on Cognitive Processing -- The Relation of ERP Indices of Exercise to Brain Health and Cognition / Charles H. Hillman, Keita Kamijo and Matthew B. Pontifex -- Relationship Between Exercise and Cognitive Processing Studied by MRI in Elderly People / Kirk I. Erickson, Sarah E. Banducci and Stephanie L. Akl -- Cross-sectional Studies on the Influence of Exercise on Brain Structure, Functional Activation, and Cognition in Health and Disease / Agnes Flöel and Stefan Knecht -- Part 5. Effects of Exercise on Affective Processing -- The Effects of Exercise on Brain Cortical Function and Its Implication on Mental Health and Mood / Stefan Schneider and Heiko K. Strüder -- Effects of Aerobic Exercise on Mood and Human Opioidergic Activation Measured by Positron Emission Tomography / Henning Boecker, Thomas R. Tölle, Michael Valet and Till Sprenger.
  • 2009 Springer
    O. Catalano, A. Nunziata, A. Siani ; foreword by David Cosgrove; [translation, Alexander Cormack].
  • 2015 ClinicalKey
    W. Richard Webb, William E. Brant, Nancy M. Major.
    Introduction to CT of the thorax : chest CT techniques -- Mediastinum : introduction and normal anatomy -- Mediastinum : vascular abnormalities -- Mediastinum : lymph node abnormalities and masses -- The pulmonary hila -- Lung disease -- Pleura, chest wall, and diaphragm -- Introduction to CT of the abdomen and pelvis -- Peritoneal cavity, vessels, nodes, and abdominal wall -- Abdominal trauma -- Liver -- Biliary tree and gallbladder -- Pancreas -- Spleen -- Kidneys and ureters -- Adrenal glands -- Gastrointestinal tract -- Pelvis -- CT in musculoskeletal trauma -- CT in musculoskeletal nontrauma -- Incidental findings.
  • 2011 ScienceDirect
    2011 ClinicalKey
    Christopher G. Roth.
    Fundamentals of Body MRI-a new title in the Fundamentals of Radiology series-explains and defines key concepts in body MRI so you can confidently make radiologic diagnoses. Dr. Christopher G. Roth presents comprehensive guidance on body imaging-from the liver to the female pelvis-and discusses how physics, techniques, hardware, and artifacts affect results. In print and online at www.expertconsult.com, this detailed and heavily illustrated reference will help you effectively master the complexities of interpreting findings from this imaging modality. Access the fully searchable contents of the text online at www.expertconsult.com. Master MRI techniques for the entirety of body imaging, including liver, breast, male and female pelvis, and cardiovascular MRI. Avoid artifacts thanks to extensive discussions of considerations such as physics and parameter tradeoffs. Grasp visual nuances through numerous images and correlating anatomic illustrations.
  • 2007 Ovid
    editors, William E. Brant, Clyde A. Helms.
    Adrenal glands and kidneys / William E. Brant -- Pelvicaliceal system, ureters, bladder, and urethra / William E. Brant -- Genital tract: radiographic imaging and MR / William E. Brant -- Abdomen ultrasound / William E. Brant -- Genital tract and bladder ultrasound / William E. Brant -- Obstetric ultrasound / William E. Brant -- Chest, thyroid, parathyroid, and neonatal brain ultrasound / William E. Brant -- Vascular ultrasound / Raymond S. Dougherty, William E. Brant -- Benign cystic bone lesions / Clyde A. Helms -- Malignant bone and soft tissue tumors / Clyde A. Helms -- Skeletal trauma / Clyde A. Helms -- Arthritis / Clyde A. Helms -- Metabolic bone disease / Clyde A. Helms -- Skeletal "don't touch" lesions / Clyde A. Helms -- Miscellaneous bone lesions / Clyde A. Helms -- Magnetic resonance imaging of the knees / Clyde A. Helms -- Magnetic resonance imaging of the shoulder / Clyde A. Helms -- Magnetic resonance imaging of the foot and ankle / Clyde A. Helms -- Pediatric chest / Susan D. John, Leonard E. Swischuk -- Pediatric abdomen and pelvis / Susan D. John, Leonard E. Swischuk -- Introduction to nuclear medicine / David K. Shelton -- Essential science of nuclear medicine / Ramsey D. Badawi, Linda A. Kroger, Jerrold T. Bushberg -- Skeletal system scintigraphy / David K. Shelton, Michael F. Hartshorne -- Pulmonary scintigraphy / David K. Shelton, Rhonda A. Wyatt -- Cardiovascular system scintigraphy / David K. Shelton, Michael F. Hartshorne -- Endocrine gland scintigraphy / Marc G. Cote -- Gastrointestinal, liver/spleen, and hepatobiliary scintigraphy / David K. Shelton, Michael F. Hartshorne -- Genitourinary system scintigraphy / Mike McBiles, Peter W. Blue -- Scintigraphic diagnosis of inflammation and infection / Christopher J. Palestro, Charito Love -- Molecular imaging of tumors / James H. Timmons -- Central nervous system scintigraphy / David H. Lewis, Vivek Manchanda -- Positron emission tomography and PET-PC / Bijan Bijan, David K. Shelton, William E. Brant. Diagnostic imaging methods / William E. Brant -- Introduction to brain imaging / David J. Seidenwurm -- Craniofacial trauma / Robert M. Barr, Alisa D. Gean, Tuong H. Le -- Cerebrovascular disease / Howard A. Rowley -- Central nervous system neoplasms and tumorlike masses / Kelly K. Koeller -- Central nervous system infections / Walter L. Olsen -- White matter and neurodegenerative diseases / Jerome A. Barakos -- Pediatric neuroimaging / Todd E. Lempert, Erik H.L. Gaensler -- Head and neck imaging / Jerome A. Barakos -- Nondegenerative diseases of the spine / Erik H.L. Gaensler -- Lumbar spine: disk disease and stenosis / Clyde A. Helms -- Methods of examination, normal anatomy, and radiographic findings of chest disease / Santiago Miró, Jeffrey S. Klein -- Mediastinum and hila / Jeffrey S. Klein -- Pulmonary vascular disease / Jeffrey S. Klein -- Pulmonary neoplasms / Jeffrey S. Klein -- Pulmonary infection / Timothy J. Higgins, Jeffrey S. Klein -- Diffuse lung disease / Jeffrey S. Klein -- Airways disease / Jeffrey S. Klein -- Pleura, chest wall, diaphragm, and miscellaneous chest disorders / Jeffrey S. Klein -- Breast imaging / Karen K. Lindfors, Huong T. Le-Petross -- Cardiac anatomy, physiology, and imaging methods / David K. Shelton -- Cardiac imaging in acquired disease / David K. Shelton -- Cardiac mri / Christopher M. Kramer -- Thoracic aorta, pulmonary arteries, and peripheral vascular disorders / Michael J. Miller, Jr., Tony P. Smith -- Abdominal arteries, venous system, and nonvascular intervention / Michael J. Miller, Jr., Tony P. Smith -- Abdomen and pelvis / William E. Brant -- Liver, biliary tree, and gallbladder / William E. Brant -- Pancreas and spleen / William E. Brant -- Pharynx and esophagus / William E. Brant -- Stomach and duodenum / William E. Brant -- Mesenteric small bowel / William E. Brant -- Colon and appendix / William E. Brant--
    Also available: Print – 2007
  • 2012 Ovid
    editors, William E. Brant, Clyde A. Helms.
    Section I: Basic principles -- chapter 1. Diagnostic imaging methods / William E. Brant -- Section II: Neuroradiology / Section editor: Erik H. L. Gaensler and Jerome A. Barakos -- chapter 2. Introduction to brain imaging / David J. Seidenwurm and Govind Mukundan -- chapter 3. Craniofacial trauma / Robert M. Barr, Alisa D. Gean, and Tuong H. Le -- chapter 4. Cerebrovascular disease / Howard A. Rawley -- chapter 5. Central nervous system neoplasms and tumor-like masses / Kelly K. Koeller -- chapter 6. Central nervous system infections / Nathaniel A. Chuang and Walter L. Olsen -- chapter 7. White matter and neurodegenerative diseases / Jerome A. Barakos and Derk D. Purcell -- chapter 8. Pediatric neuroimaging / Camilla Lindan, Erik Gaensler, and Jerome Barakos -- chapter 9. Head and neck imaging / Jerome A. Barakos and Derk D. Purcell -- chapter 10. Nondegenerative diseases of the spine / Erik H. L. Gaensler and Derk D. Purcell -- chapter 11. Lumbar spine: disc disease and stenosis / Clyde A. Helms -- Section III: Pulmonary / Section editor: Jeffrey S. Klein -- chapter 12. Methods of examination, normal anatomy, and radiographic findings of chest disease / Julio Lemo and Jeffrey S. Klein -- chapter 13. Mediastinum and hila / Jeffrey S. Klein -- chapter 14. Pulmonary vascular disease / Curtis E. Green and Jeffrey S. Klein -- chapter 15. Pulmonary neoplasms / Jeffrey S. Klein -- chapter 16. Pulmonary infection / Jeffrey S. Klein -- chapter 17. Diffuse lung disease / Jeffrey S. Klein and Curtis E. Green -- chapter 18. Airways disease / Jeffrey S. Klein -- chapter 19. Pleura, chest wall, diaphragm, and miscellaneous chest disorders / Jeffrey S. Klein and Jimmy S. Ghostine -- Section IV: Breast radiology / Section editor: Karen K. Lindfors -- chapter 20. Breast imaging / Karen K. Lindfors and Huong T. Le-Petross -- Section V: Cardiac radiology / Section editor: David K. Shelton -- chapter 21. Cardiac anatomy, physiolgy, and imaging modalities / David K. Shelton -- chapter 22. Cardiac imaging in acquired diseases / David K. Shelton and Gary Caputo -- Section VI: Vascular and interventional radiology / Section editor: Michael J. Miller, Jr. -- chapter 23. Thoracic, pulmonary arteries, and peripheral vascular disorders / Michael J. Miller Jr. and Tony P. Smith -- chapter 24. Abdominal arteries, venous system, and nonvascular intervention / Michael J. Miller Jr. and Tony P. Smith -- Section VII: Gastrointestinal tract / Section editor: William E. Brant -- chapter 25. Abdomen and pelvis / William E. Brant -- chapter 26. Liver, biliary tree, and gallbladder / William E. Brant -- chapter 27. Pancreas and spleen / William E. Brant -- chapter 28. Pharynx and esophagus / Sara Moshiri and William E. Brant -- chapter 29. Stomach and duodenum / William E. Brant -- chapter 30. Mesenteric small bowel / William E. Brant -- chapter 31. Colon and appendix / William E. Brant and Sarah Erickson -- Section VIII: Genitourinary tract / Section editor: William E. Brant -- chapter 32. Adrenal glands and kidneys / William E. Brant -- chapter 33. Pelvicalyceal system, ureters, bladder, and urethra / William E. Brant -- chapter 34. Genital tract-CT, MR, and radiographic imaging / William E. Brant -- Section IX: Ultrasonography / Section editor: William E. Brant -- chapter 35. Abdomen ultrasound / William E. Brant -- chapter 36. Genital tract and bladder ultrasound / William E. Brant -- chapter 37. Obstetric ultrasound / William E. Brant -- chapter 38. Chest, thyroid, parathyroid, and neonatal brain ultrasound / William E. Brant -- chapter 39. Vascular ultrasound / William E. Brant and Raymond S. Dougherty -- Section X: Musculoskeletal radiology / Section editor: Clyde A. Helms -- chapter 40. Benign cystic bone lesions / Clyde A. Helms -- chapter 41. Malignant bone and soft tissue tumors / Clyde A. Helms -- chapter 42. Skeletal trauma / Clyde A. Helms -- chapter 43. Arthritis / Clyde A. Helms -- chapter 44. Metabolic bone disease / Clyde A. Helms -- chapter 45. Skeletal "Don't Touch" lesions / Clyde A. Helms -- chapter 46. Miscellaneous bone lesions / Clyde A. Helms -- chapter 47. Magnetic resonance imaging of the knee / Clyde A. Helms -- chapter 48. Magnetic resonance imaging of the shoulder / Clyde A. Helms -- chapter 49. Magnetic resonance imaging of the foot and ankle / Clyde A. Helms -- Section XI: Pediatric radiology / Section editor: Susan D. John -- chapter 50. Pediatric chest / Susan D. John and Leonard E. Swischuk -- chapter 51. Pediatric abdomen and pelvis / Susan D. John and Leonard E. Swischuk -- Section XII: Nuclear radiology / Section editor: David K. Shelton -- chapter 52. Introduction to nuclear medicine / David K. Shelton -- chapter 53. Essential science of nuclear medicine / Ramsey D. Badawi, Linda A. Kroger, and Jerrold T. Bushberg -- chapter 54. Skeletal system scintigraphy / David K. Shelton and Amir Kashefi -- chapter 55. Pulmonary scintigraphy / David K. Shelton and Meena Kumar -- chapter 56. Cardiovascular system scintigraphy / David K. Shelton -- chapter 57. Endocrine gland scintigraphy / Marc G. Cote -- chapter 58. Gastrointestinal, liver-spleen, and hepatobiliary scintigraphy / David K. Shelton and Roshanak Rahnamayi -- chapter 59. Genitourinary system scintigraphy / Howard A. Carpenter and Cameron C. Foster -- chapter 60. Scintigraphic diagnosis of inflammation and infection / Christopher J. Palestro -- chapter 61. Molecular imaging / Amir Kashefi and David K. Shelton -- chapter 62. Central nervous system scintigraphy / David H. Lewis and Jon Umlauf -- chapter 63. Positron emission tomography / Cameron C. Foster, Bijan Bijan, and David K. Shelton.
  • 2010 Springer
    Roger Bourne.
    Introduction / Roger Bourne -- Digital Images / Roger Bourne -- Medical Images / Roger Bourne -- The Spatial and Frequency Domains / Roger Bourne -- Image Quality / Roger Bourne -- Contrast Adjustment / Roger Bourne -- Image Filters / Roger Bourne -- Spatial Transformation / Roger Bourne -- ImageJ / Roger Bourne -- A Note on Precision and Accuracy / Roger Bourne -- Complex Numbers / Roger Bourne.
  • 2013 ebrary, Limited to 1 simultaneous users
    2013 ClinicalKey
    Jon A. Jacobson.
    "Master the key concepts you need to perform, read, and interpret musculoskeletal ultrasounds. A straightforward approach, an abundance of detailed ultrasound images, and online video demonstrations provide step-by-step guidance that makes learning easy."-- From publisher's description.
    Also available: Print – 2013
  • 2015 Springer
    Sreenivasa S. Jonnalagadda, editor.
    This comprehensive treatise on cutting edge tools and research provides a fascinating insight into the rapidly evolving field of diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy. Accomplished international researchers and clinicians discuss the latest endoscopic advances in diverse areas including obesity and associated metabolic syndromes, management of peripancreatic fluid collections, endoluminal suturing techniques, fistula closure, management of Barrettℓ́ℓs epithelium, cholangioscopy, chromoendoscopy, high resolution manometry and endoscopic ultrasonography. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy: New Technologies and Changing Paradigms is a valuable resource on the evolving role of endoscopic management of gastrointestinal diseases and is a tremendous resource for gastroenterologists, endoscopists, GI surgeons, and medical residents.
  • 2011 ScienceDirect
    2011 ClinicalKey
    edited by Jean Marc Canard, Jean-Christophe Létard, Laurent Palazzo, Ian Penman, Anne Marie Lennon.
    Introduction to endoscopy -- Preparation for Endoscopy -- Diagnostic Upper Endoscopy -- 4 Diagnostic Colonoscopy -- 5 Small Bowel Endoscopy: Indications and Technique -- Advanced Imaging -- Interventional Endoscopy -- Complications of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy -- Endosonography -- Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography.
  • 2008 Thieme Book
    Hans-Juergen Brambs.
    Liver -- Gallbladder and biliary tract -- Pancreas -- Gastrointestinal tract (general) -- Esophagus -- Stomach and duodenum -- Small bowel -- Colon and anus -- Abdominal cavity.
  • 2008
    Robert D. Halpert.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
  • 2014 ClinicalKey
    Giles W. L. Boland.
    Get the essential tools you need to make an accurate diagnosis with Gastrointestinal Imaging, 4th Edition! Edited by Giles W. Boland, MD, this popular volume in The Requisites Series delivers the conceptual, factual, and interpretive information you need for effective clinical practice in gastrointestinal imaging. Master core knowledge the easy and affordable way with clear, concise text; new, high-quality images, and coverage of the latest modalities. Efficiently and affordably prepare for the written board exam and for clinical practice with focused, high-yield, richly illustrated coverage of the most essential concepts in gastrointestinal imaging.
  • 2006
    Robert D. Halpert.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
  • 2012 ClinicalKey
    Vincent H.S. Low.
    Gastrointestinal Imaging: Case Review, by Vincent Low, MD, FRANZCR, tests your ability to interpret a wide range of images seen in practice. The completely revised edition of this medical reference title in the popular Case Review series features - 200 cases - organized by difficulty - and 400 images available online at www.casereviewsonline.com, with questions and answers, diagnoses, commentary, and references. It is ideal for quick reference and easy board review! Study effectively with content that mimics the new format of board exams as well as the everyday clinical experience - offering highly effective preparation for certification, recertification, and practice. Spend less time searching and more time learning with easy-to-navigate chapters focused on visual identification and diagnosis, and reorganized by degree of case difficulty and then by body part within each category. Stay current with the most recent findings and advancements in gastrointestinal radiology.
  • 2016 ClinicalKey
    John McGahan, MD, Department of Radiology, University of California Davis Health System, Sacramento, California, Sharlene A. Teefey, MD, Professor of Radiology, Abdominal Imaging Section, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, Laurence Needleman, MD, Associate Professor of Radiology, Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia.
    Opening round -- Fair game -- Challenge -- Supplemental figures -- Index of cases -- Index of terms.
  • 2008 Springer
    edited by M.A. Hayat.
  • 2012 Springer Protocols
    edited by Jean-Rene Martin.
    In vivo functional brain imaging using a genetically encoded Ca2+-scensitive bioluminescence reporter, GFP-Aequorin / Jean-Rene Martin -- Ca2+ imaging in brain slices using bioluminescent reporters / Ludovic Tricoire, Estelle Drobac, and Bertrand Lambolez -- Calcium imaging of neural activity in the olfactory system of drosophila / Antonia Strutz [and others] -- Functional imaging of antennal lobe neurons in drosophila with synapto-pHluorin / Dinghui Yu and Ronald L. Davis -- Performing electrophysiology and two-photon calcium imaging in the adult drosophila central brain during walking behavior / M. Eugenia Chiappe and Vivek Jayaraman -- In Vivo optical recording of brain interneuron activities from a drosophila male on a treadmill / Soh Kohatsu, Masayuki Koganezawa, and Daisuke Yamamoto -- Two-photon imaging of population activity with genetically encoded calcium indicators in living flies / Robert A.A. Campbell [and others] -- Engineering and application of genetically encoded calcium indicators / Jasper Akerboom [and others] -- Imaging cAMP dynamics in the drosophila brain with the genetically encoded sensor Epac1-Camps / Katherine R. Lelito and Orie T. Shafer.
  • 2015 Springer
    edited by Mukesh G. Harisinghani, Arumugam Rajesh.
    Covering all modalities currently used as well as emerging novel imaging tools, each chapter covers an aspect of Genitourinary Imaging with a comprehensive coverage of subspeciatlies. Genitourinary Imaging - A Case Based Approach closely mimics day to day clinical practice, and allows retention of pertinent practice information in an easy to understand format. Providing Genitourinary specific content in a portable form that can be used in close proximity to the PACS workstation, Genitourinary Imaging - A Case Based Approach is the perfect book for residents both in training and practicing as well as genitourinary radiologists worldwide.
  • 2016 ClinicalKey
    Satomi Kawamoto, MD, Associate Professor of Radiology, The Russell H. Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiology and Radiological Science, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, Katarzyna J. Macura, MD, PhD, FACR, FSCBTMR, Associate Professor of radiolgy, Urology, and Oncology, The Russell H. Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, The James Buchanan brady Urological Institute, The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center, The John Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland.
  • 2016 ClinicalKey
    Ron Zagoria, Ray Dyer, Christopher Brady.
    An introduction to radiologic methods -- The kidney and retroperitoneum : anatomy and congenital abnormalities / Raymond Dyer -- Renal masses / Ronald Zagoria -- The kidney : the diffuse parenchymal abnormality / Raymond Dyer -- The renal sinus, pelvocalyceal system, and ureter / Ronald Zagoria -- The lower urinary tract / Christopher Brady -- The female genital tract / Christopher Brady -- The male genital tract / Raymond Dyer -- Imaging of the adrenal glands / Christopher Brady -- Interventional genitourinary radiology / Ronald Zagoria.
  • 2013 Springer
    Giuseppe Guglielmi, Wilfred C.G. Peh, Ali Guermazi, editors.
    In the elderly, the coexistence of various diseases, the presence of involutional and degenerative changes, and the occurrence of both physical and cognitive problems represent ""the norm."" It is therefore important to know how to distinguish the healthy elderly from those in need of treatment as a sound basis for avoiding overdiagnosis and overtreatment. This aspect is a central theme in Geriatric Imaging, which covers a wide range of applications of different imaging techniques and clearly explains both the potential and the limitations of diagnostic imaging in geriatric patients.
  • 2006 Thieme Book
    George W. Eastman, Christoph Wald, Jane Crossin.
  • 2016 Springer
    Louis M. Wong kee Song, Emmanuel C. Gorospe, Todd H. Baron, editors.
    Triage Sedation and Monitoring -- Peri-procedural Management of Antithrombotic Agents -- Suspected Non-variceal Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding -- Approach to Suspected Acute Variceal Bleeding -- Suspected Small Intestinal Hemorrhage -- Suspected Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding -- Approach to Foreign Body Ingestion, Food Impaction and Caustic Injury -- Non-endoscopic Management of Acute Mechanical Colonic Obstruction and Pseudo-obstruction -- Approach to Acute Cholangitis -- Approach to Endoscopic Adverse Events -- Endoscopic Hemostasis of Acute Non-Variceal Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding -- Hemostasis of Acute Esophageal Variceal Bleeding -- Hemostasis of Acute Gastric Variceal Bleeding -- Hemostasis of Acute Small Intestinal Bleeding -- Hemostasis of Acute Lower GI Bleeding -- Endoscopic Management of Food Impaction and Foreign Bodies -- Endoscopic Management of Acute Colonic Obstruction and Pseudo-obstruction -- Endoscopic Management of Pancreaticobiliary Emergencies -- Endoscopic Management of Procedure-related Bleeding and Perforation.
  • 2011 Springer
    Elisabetta de Lutio di Castelguidone, Antonella Messina, editors ; forewords by Nicholas C. Gourtsoyiannis, Antonio Rotondo, Alfredo Siani.
  • 2016 Springer
    Antonio Ferreras, editor.
    Standard Automated Perimetry -- Gonioscopy -- Measurement of Intraocular Pressure -- Clinical Applications of Ultrasound Biomicroscopy in Glaucoma -- Retrobulbar Ocular Blood Flow Evaluation in Open Angle Glaucoma -- Optic Nerve Head Assessment and Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer Evaluation -- Confocal Scanning Laser Ophthalmoscopy (HRT) -- Detection of Glaucoma Using Scanning Laser Polarimetry -- Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) -- Measuring Hemoglobin Levels in the Optic Nerve Head for Glaucoma Management -- Structure & Function Relationship in Glaucoma -- Assessment of Structural Glaucoma Progression.
  • 2014 ClinicalKey
    [edited by] Andreas Adam, Adrian K. Dixon, Jonathan H. Gillard, Cornelia M. Schaefer-Prokop.
    Long recognized as the standard general reference in the field, this completely revised edition of Grainger and Allison's Diagnostic Radiology provides all the information that a trainee needs to master to successfully take their professional certification examinations as well as providing the practicing radiologist with a refresher on topics that may have been forgotten. Organized along an organ and systems basis, this resource covers all diagnostic imaging modalities in an integrated, correlative fashion and focuses on those topics that really matter to a trainee radiologist in the initial years of training. Master the field and prepare for certification or recertification with a succinct, comprehensive account of the entire spectrum of imaging modalities and their clinical applications.
  • v.1-2., 2008
    edited by Andy Adam, Adrian K. Dixon ; consulting editors, Ronald G. Grainger, David J. Allison.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
  • 2013 ClinicalKey
    edited by Nyree Griffin, Lee Grant.
    Chest wall and pleura -- Mediastinum -- Pulmonary infection -- Large airway disease -- Pulmonary lobar collapse -- Pulmonary neoplasms -- High-resolution computed tomography (HRCT) -- Chest trauma -- Airspace disease -- Paediatric chest -- Miscellaneous ITU chest conditions -- Congenital heart disease (introduction) -- Non-ischaemic acquired heart disease -- Pulmonary circulation and thromboembolism -- The aorta -- Peripheral vascular disease -- Ischaemic heart disease -- Interventional vascular radiology techniques -- Oesophagus -- Stomach -- Duodenum -- Small bowel -- Colon -- Liver -- Biliary -- Pancreas -- Spleen -- Peritoneum, mesentery and omentum -- Plain abdominal radiograph -- Paediatric gastrointestinal disorders -- Kidneys -- Bladder -- Prostate -- Urethra -- Male reproductive system -- Paediatric genitourinary disorders -- Skeletal trauma -- Paediatric fractures -- Soft tissue imaging -- General characteristics of bone tumours -- Benign bone tumours -- Malignant bone tumours -- Metabolic and endocrine skeletal disease -- Joint disease -- Bone and soft tissue infection -- Congenital skeletal anomalies -- Myeloproliferative disorders -- Breast -- Gynaecology -- Intracranial tumours in adults -- Cerebrovascular disease and non-traumatic haemorrhage -- Brain infection, AIDS and demyelinating diseases -- Brain trauma, degenerative disorders and epilepsy -- Paediatric neuroradiology -- The spine -- The orbit -- Ear, nose and throat radiology -- Dental radiology -- Endocrine system -- Lymphoma -- General pearls -- Anatomy pearls -- Radiology techniques -- Pearls in musculoskeletal imaging and pathology -- Patterns of tumour spread -- TNM staging of common cancers.
  • 2010 ScienceDirect
    Matt Carter, Jennifer C. Shieh.
    Whole brain imaging -- Animal behavior -- Stereotaxic surgeries and in vivo techniques -- Electrophysiology -- Microscopy -- Visualizing nervous system structure -- Visualizing nervous system function -- Identifying genes and proteins of interest -- Molecular cloning and recombinant DNA technology -- Gene delivery strategies -- Making and using transgenic organisms -- Manipulating endogenous genes -- Cell culture techniques -- Biochemical assays and intracellular signaling.
    Also available: Print – 2010
  • 2011 ClinicalKey
    [edited by] Julia R. Fielding, Douglas L. Brown, Amy S. Thurmond.
    Section 1. Imaging techniques, pitfalls, and normal anatomy -- section 2. Pelvic pain -- section 3. Abnormal bleeding -- section 4. Infertility -- section 5. First-trimester pregnancy complications -- section 6. Postpartum complications -- section 7. Characterization of the adnexal mass -- section 8. Gynecologic cancer -- section 9. Pediatric imaging -- section 10. Interventional radiology in gynecology.
  • 2011 Springer
    Akila N. Viswanathan ... [et al.], editors.
    Imaging of gynecologic malignancies -- The use of sectional imaging with CT and MRI for image-guided therapy -- The physics of CT and MR imaging -- The use of positron emission tomographic imaging for image-guided therapy -- Image-guidance in external beam planning for locally advanced cervical cancer -- Physics perspectives on the role of 3D imaging -- Image-guided treatment planning and therapy in postoperative gynecologic malignancies -- The integrating of 3D imaging with conformal radiotherapy for vulvar and vaginal cancer -- Adaptive contouring of the target volume and organs at risk -- Clinical aspects of treatment planning -- Radiobiological aspects of brachytherapy in the era of 3D imaging -- Physics for image-guided brachytherapy -- Australia: Peter Maccullum Cancer Center, Melbourne -- Austria: Medical University of Vienna, Vienna -- Belgium: University Hospital, Leuven -- Denmark: Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus -- France: Institut Gustave-Roussy, Paris -- Great Britain: Mount Vernon Cancer Center, Middlesex -- India: Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai -- The Netherlands: University Medical Center, Utrecht -- USA: Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston -- USA: Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee -- Postoperative vaginal cylinder brachytherapy in an era of 3D imaging -- Image-based approaches to interstitial brachytherapy -- Outcomes related to the disease and the use of 3D-based external beam radiation and image-guided brachytherapy -- Morbidity related to the use of 3D-based external beam radiation and image-guided brachytherapy.
  • 2014 ClinicalKey
    Beryl R. Benacerraf, Steven R. Goldstein, Yvette S. Groszmann.
    For pelvic symptoms, ultrasound is the initial imaging modality of choice in today's cost-conscious climate. Employing a practical, problem-based approach Gynecologic Ultrasound is the only medical reference that provides a stepwise method in the diagnosis of gynecological abnormalities. Abundantly illustrated and easily accessible, it is an ideal resource for a clinical setting. Expedite and confirm diagnosis of gynecological abnormalities. An easily accessible format-organized by both entity and differential diagnosis-facilitates searches and zeroing in on the one correct entity. Master the nuances of using ultrasound through the visual instruction of more than 600 clear images including 3D and Doppler - important and necessary tools for pelvic ultrasound. Glean all essential, up-to-date, need-to-know information about Mullerian Duct Abnormality, Endometriosis, Ovarian cancer, and Uterine Sarcoma as well as normal pelvic ultrasound and common normal variants. Consult this reference where and when you need it at Expert Consult.
  • 2013 Springer
    by Jean Noel Buy, Michel Ghossain.
    This book provides a detailed guide to the use and interpretation of color Doppler ultrasound, CT, and MR imaging in patients with gynecological disorders. The advantages and limitations of each modality in imaging different pathologies are clearly presented, and advice is provided on the most appropriate option when ultrasound does not permit a definite diagnosis or fails to determine the precise extension of a lesion. Throughout, emphasis is placed on the importance of microscopic and macroscopic findings for a full understanding of the radiological appearances, and relevant points from the basic sciences are also highlighted. Special attention is paid to issues of differential diagnosis and imaging results that are characteristic of a particular type of lesion. The authors are recognized experts in the field who draw upon their considerable experience to provide an up-to-date reference book highly relevant to everyday clinical practice.
  • 2006 Springer
    editor, James Pawley.
  • v. 1-3, 2005. Springer
    v. 2, 2005 Springer
    v. 3, 2005 Springer
    edited by Jasjit S. Suri, David L. Wilson and Swamy Laxminarayan.
    v. 1. Segmentation models, part A -- v. 2. Segmentation models, part B -- v. 3. Registration models.
  • 2011 CRCnetBASE
    edited by David A. Boas, Constantinos Pitris, Nimmi Ramanujam.
  • 2014 Springer
    Zhaoshen Li, Zhuan Liao, Mark McAlindon, editors.
    The history of wireless capsule endoscopy -- The current main types of capsule endoscopy -- Small bowel capsule endoscopy -- Esophageal capsule endoscopy -- Colon capsule endoscopy -- Non-imaging capsule endoscopy -- Capsule endoscopy in pediatrics -- Comparison of capsule endoscopy and device assisted enteroscopy -- Future development of capsule endoscopy -- Case presentations.
  • 2008 Springer
    Matthew J. Budoff, Jerold S. Shinbane, editors.
  • 2009 CRCnetBASE
    editor, Annie Cavalier, Danièle Spehner, and Bruno M. Humbel.
    Vitreous water / Jacques Dubochet -- Slam-freezing, metal-mirror freezing / Danièle Spehner and Ludwig Edelmann -- Plunge-freezing (Holey carbon method) / Sacha De Carlo -- Controlled vitrification / Peter M. Frederik, Felix de Haas, and Marc M.H. Storms -- BAL-TEC HPM 010 high-pressure freezing machine / Andres Kaech -- High-pressure freezing LEICA EMPACT / Dimitri Vanhecke and Daniel Studer -- Frozen-hydrated macromolecules for structural analysis / Corinne Crucifix, Gabor Papai, and Patrick Schultz -- 2-D crystals / Patrick Bron and Janet Vonck -- Cryo-negative staining / Sacha De Carlo -- Vitrification of dynamic microtubules / Isabelle Arnal, Marine Malleter, and Denis Chrétien -- CEMOVIS : cryo-electron microscopy of vitreous sections / Jacques Dubochet ... [et al.] -- Cryo-electron tomography / Andrew Leis, Manuela Gruska, and Wolfgang Baumeister -- Freeze-substitution / Bruno M. Humbel -- Cryo-fixation, freeze-substitution, rehydration and Tokuyasu cryo-sectioning / York-Dieter Stierhof ... [et al.] -- Freeze-drying and embedding of biological material / Ludwig Edelmann -- The shadow of hydrated biological specimens / Daniel Thomas -- Cryo-fracture of self assembled systems in organic solvent / Marc Schmutz and Philippe J. Mésini -- Progressive lowering of temperature for immunolabeling and in situ hybridization / Annie Cavalier and Danièle Spehner -- Cryo-sectioning according to Tokuyasu / Bruno M. Humbel and York-Dieter Stierhof -- Cryo-preparation procedures for elemental imaging by SIMS and EFTEM / Christian Bordat and Jean-luc Guerquin-Kern -- Correlative light and electron microscopy / Heinz Schwarz and Bruno M. Humbel -- SDS-digested freeze-fracture replica labeling (SDS-FRL) / Yugo Fukazawa ... [et al.] -- Immunolabeling of ultra-thin sections with enlarged 1 nm gold or QDots / York-Dieter Stierhof -- 3-D electron tomography of cells and organelles / Willie J.C. Geerts, Bruno M. Humbel and Arie J. Verkleij -- Final considerations / Hellmuth Sitte.
  • 2013 Springer
    Gary V. Heller, Robert C. Hendel, editors.
    Part 1. Ordering the Test: Nuclear Cardiology Procedures -- 1. SPECT / Robert C. Hendel -- 2. Cardiac Positron Emission Tomography / Justin Lundbye -- Part 2. Patient Selection, Which Patient? -- 3. Overview of Guidelines and Appropriate Use Criteria / Katarina H. Nelson and Robert C. Hendel -- 4. Assessment of Patients with Suspected Coronary Artery Disease / Richard T. Ruffin Jr and Gary V. Heller -- 5. Evaluation of Patients with Known Coronary Artery Disease / Dimitrios Barmpouletos and Gary V. Heller -- 6. Preoperative Evaluation / Niberto A. Moreno and Robert C. Hendel -- 7. The Role of Cardiac Nuclear Imaging in Heart Failure Sanjeev U. Nair and Gary V. Heller -- 8. Myocardial Perfusion Imaging in Specific Patient Populations / Raja C. Pullatt and Gary V. Heller -- Part 3. Test performance: How to do it -- 9. Exercise Stress Testing / Jacqueline V.A. Dawson and Robert C. Hendel -- 10. Pharmacologic Stress Testing / Apurva O. Badheka and Robert C. Hendel -- 11. SPECT Radiopharmaceuticals / Vikas Tandon, Nadine Gauthier, and Terrence D. Ruddy -- 12. SPECT Instrumentation / Jared H. Strydhorst, Ross A. Davies, and R. Glenn Wells -- 13. PET Radiopharmaceuticals / Jean N. DaSilva, Ana C. Valadiva, Ilias Mylonas, Tayebeh Hadizad, Robert A. deKemp, and Rob S.B. Beanlands -- 14. PET Instrumentation / Jennifer M. Renaud, Rob S.B. Beanlands, and Robert A. deKemp -- 15. Radiation Safety / Gary R. Small, Benjamin J.W. Chow, Rob S.B. Beanlands, and Renée Hessian -- Part 4. Test Results: What Do They Mean? -- 16. Interpretation and Reporting of SPECT Myocardial Perfusion Imaging / Robert C. Hendel -- 17. Diagnosis, Risk Stratification and Management of Ischemic Heart Disease with Nuclear Cardiology / Tanyanan Tanawuttiwat and Robert C. Hendel -- Part 5. Comparative effectiveness of Nuclear Cardiology -- 18. Exercise Tolerance Testing / Amyn Malik and Gary V. Heller -- 19. Echocardiography / Melissa J. Tracy and Robert C. Hendel -- 20. Cardiac Computed Tomography Imaging / Talhat Azemi and Gary V. Heller -- 21. Cardiac Magnetic Resonance (CMR) Imaging / Talhat Azemi and Gary V. Heller -- 22. Cardiac Catheterization / Amyn Malik and Gary V. Heller.
  • 2014 ClinicalKey
    [edited by] Jay S. Duker, Nadia K. Waheed and Darin R. Goldman.
    Scanning Principles -- Basic Scan Patterns and OCT Output -- OCT Interpretation -- Artifacts on OCT -- Normal Retinal Anatomy and Basic Pathologic Appearances -- Basic Optic Nerve Scan Patterns and Output -- Glaucoma -- Optic Neuropathies and Papilledema -- Congenital Optic Nerve Head Abnormalities -- Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration -- Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration -- Posterior Staphyloma -- Myopic Choroidal Neovascular Membrane -- Myopic Macular Schisis -- Dome-Shaped Macula -- Myopic Tractional Retinal Detachment -- Vitreomacular Adhesion and Vitreomacular Traction -- Full-Thickness Macular Hole -- Epiretinal Membrane -- Postoperative Cystoid Macular Edema -- Macular Telangiectasia -- Uveitis -- Central Serous Chorioretinopathy -- Hydroxychloroquine Toxicity -- Pattern Dystrophy -- Oculocutaneous Albinism -- Subretinal Perfluorocarbon -- X-Linked Juvenile Retinoschisis -- Non-Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy -- Diabetic Macular Edema -- Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy -- Branch Retinal Vein Occlusion -- Central Retinal Vein Occlusion -- Branch Retinal Artery Occlusion -- Central Retinal Artery Occlusion -- Cilioretinal Artery Occlusion -- Retinitis Pigmentosa -- Cilioretinal Artery Occlusion -- Retinitis Pigmentosa -- Stargardt Disease -- Best Disease -- Cone Dystrophy -- Multifocal Choroiditis -- Birdshot Chorioretinopathy -- Serpiginous Choroiditis -- Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada Disease -- Serpiginous Choroiditis -- Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada Disease -- Sympathetic Ophthalmia -- Posterior Scleritis -- Toxoplasmic Chorioretinitis -- Tuberculosis -- Acute Syphilitic Posterior Placoid Chorioretinitis -- Candida Albicans Endogenous Endophthalmitis -- Acute Retinal Necrosis Syndrome -- Commotio Retinae -- Choroidal Rupture and Subretinal Hemorrhage -- Valsalva Retinopathy -- Laser Injury (Photothermal and Photomechanical) -- Retinal Light Toxicity (Photochemical) -- Choroidal Nevus -- Choroidal Melanoma -- Choroidal Hemangioma -- Retinal Capillary Hemangioma -- Retinoblastoma -- Metastatic Choroidal Tumor -- Vitreoretinal Lymphoma -- Retinal Detachment -- Retinoschisis -- Lattice Degeneration.
  • 2006 Karger
    volume editor, R.W. Baumgartner.
    Physical and technical principles / Evans, D.H. -- Arterial wall imaging / Devuyst, G., Piechowski-Jóźwiak, B., Bogousslavsky, J. -- Endothelial function testing / Csiba, L. -- Atherosclerotic carotid stenosis and occlusion / Sitzer, M. -- Ultrasound diagnostics of the vertebrobasilar system / von Büdingen, H.-C., Staudacher, T., von Büdingen, H.J. -- Ultrasound diagnosis of cervical artery dissection / Benninger, D.H., Baumgartner, R.W. -- Intracranial dural arteriovenous and carotid-cavernous fistulae and paragangliomas / Gandjour, J., Baumgartner, R.W. -- Takayasu and temporal arteritis / Schmidt, W.A. -- Transcranial insonation / Baumgartner, R.W. -- Intracranial stenoses and occlusions, and circle of Willis collaterals / Baumgartner, R.W. -- Acute stroke: perfusion imaging / Seidel, G., Meyer-Wiethe, K. -- Sonothrombolysis: experimental evidence / Daffertshofer, M., Hennerici, M. -- Acute stroke: therapeutic transcranial Doppler sonography / Mikulik, R., Alexandrov, A.V. -- Acute stroke: therapeutic transcranial color duplex sonography / Eggers, J. -- Cerebral aneurysms and arteriovenous malformations / Klötzsch, C., Harrer, J.U. -- Cerebral veins and sinuses / Stolz, E. -- Detection of microembolic signals with transcranial Doppler ultrasound / Georgiadis, D., Siebler, M. -- Contrast-enhanced transcranial Doppler ultrasound for diagnosis of patent foramen ovale / Nedeltchev, K., Mattle, H.P. -- Cerebral autoregulation and vasomotor reactivity / Aaslid, R. -- Cerebral circulation monitoring in carotid endarterectomy and carotid artery stenting / Ackerstaff, R.G.A. -- Syncope / Nirkko, A.C., Baumgartner, R.W. -- Functional transcranial Doppler sonography / Lohmann, H., Ringelstein, E.B., Knecht, S. -- Future developments in neurovascular ultrasound / Meairs, S., Hennerici, M.
  • 2006 Springer
    Robert Hermans (ed.) ; with contributions by C. Castaigne ... [et al.] ; foreword by A.L. Baert.
  • 2011 ClinicalKey
    [edited by] Peter M. Som, Hugh D. Curtin.
    V. 1: Embryology and congenital lesions of the midface -- Embryology, anatomy, physiology, and imaging of the sinonasal cavities -- Inflammatory diseases of the sinonasal cavities -- Tumors and tumor-like conditions of the sinonasal cavities -- Functional endoscopic sinus surgery: postoperative findings and complications -- Classic sinus surgery for inflammatory diseases, tumors, and tumor-like conditions -- Facial fractures -- Embryology, anatomy, and imaging of the eye and orbit -- Pathology of the eye and orbit -- Anatomy, imaging, and pathology of the lacrimal apparatus -- Anatomy, imaging, and pathology of the visual pathways -- Embryology, anatomy, and imaging of the central skull base -- Pathology of the central skull base -- Perineural tumor spread associated with head and neck malignancies -- Embryology, anatomy, and imaging of the temporal bone - Congenital anomalies of the temporal bone -- Trauma to the temporal bone -- Inflammatory disease of the temporal bone -- Otosclerosis and dysplasias of the temporal bone -- Temporal bone tumors and cerebellopontine angle lesions -- Vascular tinnitus of the temporal bone -- Embryology and anatomy of the jaw and dentition -- Dental CT reformatting programs and dental imaging -- Dental implants and related pathology -- Cysts, tumors, and nontumorous lesions of the jaw -- Anatomy, pathology, and imaging of the temporomandibular joints -- V. 2: Anatomy and imaging of the oral cavity and pharynx -- Pathology of the oral region -- Pathology of the pharynx -- Pediatric airway disease -- Anatomy, imaging, and pathology of the larynx -- Anatomy, imaging, and pathology of the trachea -- Videofluoroscopic evaluation of oropharyngeal swallowing -- Embryology and anatomy of the neck -- Ultrasound of the neck -- Fascia and spaces of the neck -- Congenital lesions of the neck -- Lymph nodes of the neck -- Parapharyngeal and masticator space lesions -- Anatomy and pathology of the salivary glands -- Anatomy and pathology of the thyroid and parathyroid glands -- Skin and soft-tissue lesions -- Imaging of the brachial plexus -- The posttreatment neck: clinical and imaging considerations -- PET/CT imaging -- Nonsurgical treatment of head and neck cancer -- Imaging-based intervention: biopsy and treatment.
  • 2015 ClinicalKey
    David M. Yousem.
    One of the best selling volumes in the Case Review Series is now revised, with all new cases and a new question & answer format --excellent for honing skills and building confidence! This Second Edition of Head & Neck Imaging affords you a clinical tool that helps speed your differential diagnoses and ensures your proficiency. Organized like the *new* Oral Boards, it serves as a study guide for exams, CAQ and re-certification-and as a personal review of the subspecialty. Here, Johns Hopkins' Drs. Yousem and Aygun describe the latest techniques through 200 actual cases and close to 800 high-quality images. Tightly arranged, the text assures you fast access to information. Self-testing devices throughout validate your comprehension. Incorporates the most advanced imaging techniquesFormatted like the Oral Board Exam for easy study and reviewCross-referenced to Neuroradiology: The Requisites, Second Edition.
  • 2011
    Ga-Young Suh.
    Hemodynamic conditions are hypothesized to affect the initiation, growth, and rupture of abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAAs), a vascular disease characterized by progressive wall degradation and enlargement of the abdominal aorta. We hypothesized that the progression of AAA may be slowed by altering the hemodynamics in the abdominal aorta through exercise. The aim of the first study in this thesis was to use magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and computational fluid dynamics (CFD) to quantify flow stagnation and recirculation in AAAs by computing particle residence time (PRT). Specifically, we used gadolinium-enhanced MR angiography (MRA) to obtain images of the vessel lumens, which were used to generate subject-specific models. Phase-contrast MRI was used to measure blood flow at supraceliac and infrarenal locations to prescribe physiologic boundary conditions. CFD was used to simulate pulsatile flow, and PRT, particle residence index, and particle half-life of PRT in the aneurysms were computed. We observed significant regional differences of PRT in the aneurysms with localized patterns that differed depending on aneurysm geometry and infrarenal flow. A saccular aneurysm with the lowest mean infrarenal flow demonstrated the slowest particle clearance. In addition, improvements in particle clearance were observed with increase of mean infrarenal flow. This result motivated the next study to quantify the effect of augmentation of mean infrarenal flow during exercise on reducing chronic flow stasis that may promote increased mural thrombus burden, degradation of the vessel wall, and aneurysm growth. In the second study, we investigated three levels of activity, rest, mild and moderate intensities of lower-limb exercise to quantify the effect of exercise on hemodynamic conditions in AAA subjects. We measured the abdominal aortic blood flow at rest and during dynamic exercise, and quantified mean wall shear stress (MWSS), oscillatory shear index (OSI), and PRT. We observed that an increase in the level of activity correlated with an increase of MWSS and a decrease of OSI at three locations in the abdominal aorta, and these changes were most significant below the renal arteries. As the level of activity increased, PRT in the aneurysm was significantly decreased: 50% of particles were cleared out of AAAs within 1.36 ± 0.43, 0.34 ± 0.10, and 0.22 ± 0.06 s at rest, mild exercise and moderate exercise levels, respectively. Most of the reduction of PRT occurred from rest to the mild exercise level suggesting that mild exercise may be sufficient to reduce flow stasis in AAAs. The third study aimed to correlate hemodynamic characteristics of AAA with its progression, and quantify morphologic changes of aneurysm from study intake to 1.5-3.5-year follow-up of subjects randomized to usual activity or exercise training cohort. We acquired MRA of 16 subjects, and mid-aneurysm wall content data of 12 subjects at each intake and follow-up visit. 3D lumen models were built based on each intake and follow-up MRAs of six subjects. We observed morphologic changes of aneurysm lumen from intake to follow-up MRA of 11 subjects which exhibited local smoothing, shrinkage or expansion. We observed thickening of thrombus burden from follow-up wall content image of seven subjects whose aneurysm lumen was eventually narrowed. Based on 3D model comparison between intake and follow-up, and the correlation of morphologic changes with wall content changes and PRT contour plots computed in the previous study, we suggest that the region of narrowed lumen induced by thrombus buildup may be consistent with the region of long PRT. As a future work, we will extend our research in conjunction with CT data to quantify the changes of aneurysm wall, and increase the number of subjects to find more conclusive results.
  • 2011 Springer
    edited by Daniel Backer, Bernard P. Cholley, Michel Slama, Antoine Vieillard-Baron, Philippe Vignon.
    Principles of Ultrasounds and Principal Views -- Transthoracic Echocardiography: Normal Two-Dimensional and Doppler Imaging -- Transesophageal Echocardiography: Principal Views -- Echocardiography in the Critically Ill: An Overview -- Echocardiography in the Critically Ill: An Overview -- Heart-Lung Interactions in Mechanical Ventilation -- Measurement of Stroke Volume and Cardiac Output Using Echocardiography and Doppler -- Assessment of Fluid Requirements: Fluid Responsiveness -- Assessment of Fluid Requirements: Fluid Responsiveness -- Evaluation of Left Ventricular Systolic Function -- Evaluation of Left Ventricular Systolic Function -- Hemodynamic Evaluation in the Patient with Arrhythmias -- Diagnosis and Management of Circulatory Failure -- Diagnosing the Mechanisms of Circulatory Failure -- Septic Shock -- Cardiogenic Shock Associated with Acute Left-Heart Failure -- Echocardiographic Evaluation and Monitoring of Right Ventricular Function and Pulmonary Artery Pressures -- Pericardial Effusion and Cardiac Tamponade -- Echocardiography and Extracorporeal Life Support in Intensive Care Unit -- Diagnosis and Management of Acute Respiratory Failure -- Pulmonary Edema: Which Role for Echocardiography in the Diagnostic Workup? -- Why and How to Use Echocardiography in Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome -- Specific Situations -- Thoracic Trauma -- Hemodynamic Instability in Cardiac Surgical Patients -- Acute Aortic Syndrome: Acute Aortic Diseases in Hemodynamically Unstable Patients -- Outlook -- Learning and Competence in Critical Care Echocardiography -- Ehocardiography Alone or Coupled with Other Hemodynamic Devices? -- Future Applications.
  • 2012 Thieme eNeurosurgery
    [edited by] Bernard R. Bendok [and others].
  • 2013
    editors, Norman Barker, Christine Iacobuzio-Donahue ; foreword by Bert Vogelstein.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
    "This collaborative project by a scientist and artist from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine asks the reader to consider the aesthetics of human disease, both within and beyond the context of our preconceived social systems. Disease is a dynamically powerful force of nature that acts without regard to race, religion, or culture. These forces create visually stunning patterns with a remarkable ability to evoke human emotion in isolation that differswhen viewed in the context of the disease that produced the image. We see beauty in the delicate lacework of fungal hyphae invading a blood vessel, the structure of the normal cerebellum, and the desperate drive of metastasizing cancer cells. However, appreciation of the imagery produced by disease is bittersweet; we simultaneously experience the beauty of the natural world and the pain of those living with these disease processes. Ultimately, this series of images will leave the viewer with an understanding and appreciation of visual beauty inherent within the field." -- Book jacket.
  • 2012
    Anderson N. Nnewihe.
    Breast cancer is the second leading cause of female cancer death in the United States with an average lifetime risk of 1 in 8. Early detection of the disease and subsequent treatment increase the chance of survival. X-ray mammography is the standard imaging technique for breast cancer screening, but it is difficult to identify malignant lesions in women with dense breasts using x-ray mammography. Dynamic-contrast-enhanced (DCE) magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) has provided high sensitivity for breast cancer diagnosis due to its excellent soft tissue contrast, but there have been varied reports on its specificity. A recent study with a small surface coil has shown that high spatial and temporal resolution breast DCE MRI can improve sensitivity and specificity of ductal carcinoma in situ diagnosis by visualizing smaller scale features such as ductal and periductal enhancement. However, a small surface coil is not suitable for screening or bilateral staging exams where volumetric coverage of both breasts is necessary. Conversely, many commercially-available breast coils offer volumetric coverage of the breasts, but the large coil elements limit the signal-to- noise ratio (SNR) and thus the ability to increase spatial and temporal resolution with high parallel imaging acceleration factors. To address these concerns, we have designed and developed a custom-fitted 18-channel, bilateral breast radiofrequency (RF) coil array for providing high-resolution images in clinically-feasible scan times. The purpose of this work was three-fold: outline the construction process of a high- SNR custom-fitted array, benchmark its performance compared to a commercial design, and evaluate its utility for high-resolution clinical breast MRI. By placing a chain of overlapping small coil elements close to the tissue, we were able to obtain high SNR over the entire breast volume for medium-sized women. To reduce the overall exam time, we laid the coil elements in a geometry that facilitated bidirectional parallel imaging. Comparing the custom-fitted array to a commercially-available 8-channel breast array, the results show 3.6 times higher average SNR and superior parallel imaging quality for the custom-fitted array in volunteers. Using parallel imaging and taking advantage of the SNR benefits from the 18-channel coil array, we clinically demonstrated a 10-fold improvement in spatial resolution over the current Stanford Hospital protocol. We have conducted a clinical study comparing the diagnostic quality of high-resolution scans with the 18-channel array versus lower resolution scans in patients with suspicious lesions on mammography. The initial findings show that the improved resolution enables better depiction of overall lesion morphology and tissue interfaces. In summary, we have presented a method for constructing an 18-channel custom-fitted breast RF array and demonstrated its SNR and parallel imaging benefits. In a clinical setting, our initial findings show improved morphology characterization in high-resolution exams with the 18-channel array.
  • 2011 Springer
    Jürgen Hennig, Oliver Speck, editors ; foreword by Albert L. Baert.
    Introduction -- High-Field Superconducting Magnets -- Gradients in Ultra High Field (UHF) MRI -- Radiofrequency Coils -- Safety -- Contrasts, Mechanisms and Sequences -- What to do with All that Signal? Issues of High-resolution MRI -- Neuroscientific Applications of High-Field MRI in Humans -- Clinical Neuro and Beyond -- Oncology -- Advanced Musculoskeletal Magnetic Resonance Imaging at Ultra-high Field (7 T) -- High Field MR Spectroscopy: Investigating Human Metabolite Levels at High Spectral and Spatial Resolution -- Molecular and Translational Research.
  • 2015 Ovid
    W. Richard Webb, MD, Professor Emeritus of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, Emeritus Member, Haile Debas Academy Educators, University of California San Francisco, San francisco, California, Nestor L. Müller, MD, PhD, David P. Naidich, MD, FACR, FAACP, Professor Emeritus of Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Profressor of Radiology and Medicine, New York University, Langone Medical center, New York, New York.
    Technical aspects of HRCT -- Normal lung anatomy -- HRCT findings : linear and reticular opacities -- HRCT findings : multiple nodules and nodular opacities -- HRCT findings : parenchymal opacification -- HRCT findings : air-filled cystic lesions -- HRCT findings : decreased lung attenuation -- The idiopathic interstitial pneumonias, part 1: usual interstitial pneumonia/idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and nonspecific interstitial pneumonia -- The idiopathic interstitial pneumonias, part 2 : cryptogenic organizing pneumonia, acute interstitial pneumonia, respiratory bronchiolitis-interstitial lung disease, desquamative interstitial pneumonia, lymphocytic interstitial pneumonia, and pleuroparenchymal fibroelastosis -- Collagen vascular diseases -- Diffuse pulmonary neoplasms and pulmonary lymphoproliferative diseases -- Sarcoidosis -- Pneumoconiosis, occupational, and environmental lung disease -- Hypersensitivity pneumonitis and eosinophilic lung diseases -- Drug-induced lung diseases and radiation pneumonitis -- Miscellaneous infiltrative lung diseases -- Infections -- Pulmonary edema and the acute respiratory distress syndrome -- Cystic lung diseases -- Emphysema and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) -- Airways diseases -- Pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary vascular disease -- Illustrated glossary of high-resolution CT terms -- Appearances and characteristics of common diseases.
  • 2001 Ovid
    W. Richard Webb, Nestor L. Müller, David P. Naidich.
    Also available: Print – 2001
  • 2009
    Emine Ülkü Saritaş.
    Diffusion magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is an MRI method that provides information about random microscopic motion of water molecules in biological tissues. In addition to offering a higher sensitivity for the diagnosis of white matter diseases such as stroke and multiple sclerosis, and producing connectivity maps of the brain, it is a promising prognostic tool in the assessment and treatment response monitoring of cancer in the body. While high in-plane resolution is desirable for all diffusion MRI applications, it is particularly essential for imaging of small structures. Unfortunately, the performance of diffusion MRI techniques is often hindered by a variety of factors including susceptibility variations, field inhomogeneities and bulk physiologic motion. This thesis presents a reduced field-of-view (FOV) single-shot echo-planar imaging (ss-EPI) method to address these problems and enable high-resolution diffusion MRI of targeted regions. The proposed method utilizes a two-dimensional (2D) echo-planar radio-frequency (RF) excitation pulse to achieve a sharp reduced-FOV profile, while still allowing contiguous multi-slice imaging and suppressing the fat signal. Extensive clinical evaluation of the technique demonstrated that sub-mm diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI) on human spinal cords is feasible with minimal artifacts. High-resolution fiber tractography of the spinal cord successfully visualized the connectivity between the cord and the medulla oblongata, delineating internal structures such as gray/white matter. In vivo DWI of the larynx, breast and prostate validated the effectiveness of this technique in providing detailed depiction of the morphology outside the central nervous system. When the exponential diffusion attenuation is combined with high spatial resolution, DWI may suffer from poor signal-to-noise ratio (SNR). The last part of this thesis presents an optimization strategy for the DWI parameters as a function of the imaging SNR. Specifically, the optimum b-value is shown to be a monotonically increasing function of the imaging SNR, with a convergence asymptote identical to the previously proposed values in literature. The effects of T2 relaxation are also incorporated for a more accurate optimization. In vitro and in vivo experiments demonstrated reduced error in ADC estimations and improved SNR in the diffusion-weighted images with the proposed technique.
  • 2008 Springer
    S. Peer, G. Bodner (eds.) ; with contributions by G. Bodner ... [et al.] ; foreword by A.L. Baert.
  • 2010 ClinicalKey
    editors, Nestor L. Müller, C. Isabela S. Silva.
    This state-of-the-art Chest title in the brand-new High-Yield Imaging series is ideally designed to let you quickly look up a diagnosis, confirm your suspicion, and move on to the next case. Renowned authorities, Drs. Muller and Silva present more than 300 diagnoses, almost 1,000 optimally sized multi-modality clinical images, and at-a-glance bulleted text, to help you efficiently diagnose a wide range of disorders. A full-color design along with a consistent organization makes reference a snap.
  • 2010 ClinicalKey
    editors, Richard M. Gore, Marc S. Levine.
    Section 1. General radiologic principles -- section 2. Abdominal radiographs -- section 3. Pharynx -- section 4. Esophagus -- section 5. Stomach and duodenum -- section 6. Small bowel -- section 7. Colon -- section 8. General radiologic principles for imaging and intervention of the solid viscera -- section 9. Gallbaladder and biliary tract -- section 10. Liver -- section 11. Pancreas -- section 12. Spleen -- section 13. Peritoneal cavity -- section 14. Pediatric disease -- section 15. Common clinical problems.
  • 2010 ClinicalKey
    editors, Charles T. Burke [and others].
    This state-of-the-art Interventions title in the brand-new High-Yield Imaging series is ideally designed to let you quickly look up a diagnosis, treat the condition, and move on to the next case. Renowned authorities presents the latest vascular and non-vascular interventions, nearly 1,000 optimally sized multi-modality clinical images, and at-a-glance bulleted text, to help you efficiently treat a wide range of diseases. A full-color design along with a consistent organization makes reference a snap. Covers over 150 diagnoses allowing you to treat a broader spectrum of conditions. Offers all the information necessary to perform image-guided interventions safely and effectively. Presents almost 1,000 optimally sized multi-modality clinical images to help you recognize the characteristic appearance of both common and uncommon vascular and non-vascular disorders. Structures every chapter consistently to include Indications and Contraindications, Equipment, Anatomy and Approach, Technique, Outcomes, Follow-up Care, and Selected Images to make reference fast and easy.
  • 2014 Springer
    Young-Jo Kim, Tallal Charles Mamisch, editors.
    Hip Magnetic Resonance Imaging presents a basic yet comprehensive discussion of the role and use of MRI in the diagnosis and treatment of injuries and diseases of the hip, highlighting common concerns and procedures. Beginning with the principles of MRI and dGEMRIC and moving on to normal and abnormal hip anatomy, the focus shifts to the MRI techniques used in the detection of disease conditions of the hip, including labral disease, osteonecrosis, extra-articular conditions and cartilage damage. Chapters on the utilization of biochemical imaging biomarkers in the treatment of hip disorders round out the text. Written by experts in radiology and orthopedics and generously illustrated with MRI radiographs, this book will be an important reference work for clinicians in those fields, as well as practitioners of sports medicine and primary care physicians.
  • 2013 CRCnetBASE
    edited by Jean-Marie Exbrayat.
    Section 1. Histological and histochemical methods with light microscopy -- section 2. Cytological methods in electron microscopy -- section 3. Image quantification.
  • 2013
    Adrian M.K. Thomas, Arpan K. Banerjee ; series advisor, Christopher Gardner-Thorpe.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
  • 2011 Wiley
    edited by Paul B. Aronowitz.
    This gorgeous, full-color atlas and case-book presents more than sixty cases with over one hundred associated, super high-quality clinical images that a physician needs to be able to rapidly recognize and know for accurate, expedient diagnosis and treatment. The images are presented with the patient & rsquo;s brief medical history, followed by the diagnosis, brief discussion of the diagnosis, and the patient & rsquo;s clinical course and treatment. These miniature case studies encompass photos and descriptions of patients, supporting physical findings, X-rays, CT scans, electrocardiograms, blood s.
  • 2013 Springer
    Henri M. Duvernoy, Françoise Cattin, Pierre-Yves Risold ; drawings and illustrations by J.L. Vannson and M. Gaudron.
    This new edition, like previous ones, offers a precise description of the anatomy of the human hippocampus based upon neurosurgical progress and the wealth of medical imaging methods available. The first part describes the fine structures of the hippocampus and is illustrated with new original figures. A survey is then provided of current concepts explaining the functions of the hippocampus, and the external and internal hippocampal vascularization is precisely described. The last and main part of the book presents serial sections in coronal, sagittal, and axial planes; each section is accompanied by a drawing to explain the MR 3T images. The new edition is also enriched by several MRI views of major hippocampal diseases. This comprehensive atlas of human hippocampal anatomy will be of interest to all neuroscientists, including neurosurgeons, neuroradiologists, and neurologists.
  • 2010 Springer
    Dominique Delbeke, Ora Israel, editors.
  • 2014 Springer
    Mehmet Turgut, editor.
    "Hydatid disease, a zoonotic infection caused by a tapeworm of the genus Echinococcus, has been encountered in various organs in humans. In spite of all the advances in imaging techniques and therapeutic methods, hydatidosis of the central nervous system is still a life-threatening condition in infested areas of the world. Geographical regions affected include the Middle East, Mediterranean countries, South America, Central and Eastern Europe, South Africa, India, and Australia. This is the first comprehensive reference book on hydatidosis of the central nervous system. It is written and edited by leading international authorities from infested areas and provides an in-depth review of diagnosis and management of the disease. Clinical and neuroradiological findings are extensively documented with the aid of numerous original photographs, and the role of surgical intervention and chemotherapy is carefully appraised. In addition to the provision of detailed current evidence, future avenues and innovative therapeutic philosophies are discussed. This book will serve as an ideal source of up-to-date information for all with an interest in this debilitating disease."--Publisher's website.
  • 2012 Springer
    edited by G.A. Aygok, H.L. Rekate.
    I Importance of the Work of Professor Marmarou -- 5<sup>th</sup> International Hydrocephalus Workshop, Crete, Greece, May 20-23, 2010: Themes and Highlights -- Modelling of CSF Dynamics -- Legacy of Professor Anthony Marmarou -- II Importance of Data, Especially from Randomized Controlled Trials -- Ethical Considerations in Hydrocephalus Research that Involves Children and Adults -- Conservative versus Surgical Management of Idiopathic Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus: a prospective randomized controlled double blind trial; study protocol -- Ten Years of Clinical Experience in the Use of Fixed-Pressure vs. Programmable Valves: A Retrospective Study of 159 Patients -- III Magnetic Resonance Imaging as a Powerful Tool -- Changes of fractional anisotropy (FA) and apparent diffusion coefficient (ADC) in patients with idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus -- Virchow-Robin spaces in idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus: A surrogate imaging marker for co-existing microvascular disease? -- Quantification of normal CSF flow through the aqueduct using PC-Cine MRI at 3T -- Correlation between tap test and CSF aqueductal stroke volume in idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus -- IV Basic Science: The Aquaporin Story -- Overview of the CSF dual outflow system -- Hydrocephalus and aquaporins. The role of aquaporin-1 -- Hydrocephalus and aquaporins. The role of aquaporin-4 -- Acetazolamide-induced Decrease of Apical Fluid Flow in Choroid Plexus is Associated with Nonessential Changes in Aquaporin-1 Expression -- V Experimental Studies: Hydrocephalus -- Physical phantom of cranio-spinal hydrodynamics -- Programmable Shunt Assistant tested in Cambridge Shunt Evaluation Laboratory -- Simulation of existing and future electromechanical shunt valves in combination with a model for brain fluid dynamics -- Examination of deposits in Cerebrospinal Fluid shunt valves using Scanning Electron Microscopy -- Microstructural alterations of silicone catheters in an animal experiment: histopathology and SEM-findings -- Expression analysis of High Mobility Group Box-1 Protein (HMGB-1) in the cerebral cortex , hippocampus , cerebellum of the congenital hydrocephalus rat (H-Tx rat) -- Brain Localization of Leucine-Rich SaB2 Glycoprotein and its Role -- Role of artificial cerebrospinal fluid as perfusate in neuroendoscopic surgery: A basic investigation -- Subdural or intraparenchymal placement of long-term telemetric ICP- measurement-devices? -- VI Clinical Studies: Hydrocephalus -- A twelve-year hospital outcome on patients with idiopathic hydrocephalus -- What is the appropriate shunt system for Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus? -- Indications for endoscopic third ventriculostomy in normal pressure hydrocephalus -- The Role of Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy in the Treatment of Selected Patients with Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus -- Endoscopic third ventriculostomy in obstructive hydrocephalus. Surgical technique and pitfalls -- Benign cerebral aqueduct stenosis in an adult -- Efficacy and versatility of the 2-micron continuous wave laser in neuroendoscopic procedures -- Complications of endoscopic third ventriculostomy. A meta-analysis -- Syndrome of inappropriately low-pressure acute hydrocephalus (silpah)* (* previously known as negative-pressure hydrocephalus) -- Lhermitte-Duclos disease presenting with hydrocephalus -- Atypical meningioma in the posterior fossa associated with colpocephaly and agenesis of the corpus callosum -- The management of the intraventricular hemorrhage in preterm infant with low birth weight -- Pathophysiology of Brain Stem Lesions Due to Overdrainage -- Dynamics of CSF flow in slit ventricle syndrome -- Quality and safety of home ICP monitoring compared to in-hospital monitoring.-
  • 2016 Springer
    Mitsuo Kusano, Norihiro Kokudo, Masakazu Toi, Masaki Kaibori, editors.
    Part I Basis of ICG Fluorescence Method -- Chapter 1 Photodynamic Characteristics of ICG Fluorescence Imaging -- Chapter 2 Indocyanine Green Fluorescence Properties -- Chapter 3 Classical Signaling Pathways -- Chapter 4 Characteristics of the Photodynamic Eye Camera -- Part II Neurosurgery -- Chapter 5 ICG Video-Angiography in Neurosurgical Procedures -- Part III Head and Neck Surgery -- Chapter 6 ICG Fluorescent Image-Guided Surgery in Head and Neck Cancer -- Part IV Cardiovascular Surgery -- Chapter 7 An Innovative SPY Intraoperative Imaging and Validation Technologies for Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting -- Chapter 8 Application of an Angiographic Blood Flow Evaluation Technique in C ardiovascular Surgery Using the HyperEye Medical System -- Part V Sentinel Node Navigation Surgery and Other Applications for Gastrointestinal Tract Cancers -- Chapter 9 Principle and Development of ICG Method -- Chapter 10 Practice of Fluorescence Navigation Surgery Using Indocyanine Green for Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy in Breast Cancer -- Chapter 11 A Perspective on Current Status and Future Directions of Sentinel Node Biopsy Using Fluorescence Imaging System in Breast Cancer -- Chapter 12 Indocyanine Green Fluorescence Axillary Reverse Mapping for Sentinel Node Navigation Surgery in Breast Cancer -- Chapter 13 A New Concept for Axillary Treatment of Primary Breast Cancer using Indocyanine Green Fluorescence Imaging -- Chapter 14 Function-Preserving Curative Gastrectomy Guided by ICG Fluorescence Imaging for Early Gastric Cancer -- Chapter 15 Fluorescent Navigation Surgery for Gastrointestinal Tract Cancers: Detection of Sentinel Nodes, Tumor Tattooing and Harvesting of Lymph Nodes -- Chapter 16 Sentinel Node Navigation Surgery for Rectal Cancer -- Indications for Lateral Pelvic Lymph Node Dissection -- Chapter 17 Indocyanine Green Fluorescence-Navigated Sentinel lymph node navigation surgery (SNNS) for skin cancers ( in cutaneous malignant melanoma and extramammary Paget's disease) -- Chapter 18 Regional Lymph Node Dissection Assisted by Indocyanine Green Fluorescence Lymphography and Angiography for Stage III Melanoma -- Part VI Assessment of Blood Supply toTissue & Reconstructed Organ with Application of Plastic Surgery -- Chapter 19 Blood Supply Visualization for Reconstruction During Esophagectomy -- Chapter 20 Evaluation of Viability of Reconstruction Organs During Esophageal Reconstruction -- Chapter 21 ICG Fluorescence Navigation Surgery in Breast Reconstruction with TRAM Flaps -- Chapter 22 Intraoperative Evaluation of Flap Circulation by ICG Fluorescence Angiography in the Breast Reconstruction with Pedicled TRAM Frap -- Chapter 23 Pre- and Intraoperative Identification of Perforator Vessels Using MRA/MDCTA, Doppler Sonography, and ICG Fluorescence Angiography -- Chapter 24 Intraoperative Assessment of Intestinal Perfusion Using Indocyanine Green Fluorescence Angiography (ICG-AG) During Pediatric Surgery -- Part VII Hepato-Pancreatic-Biliary Surgery -- Chapter 25 Basic Aspects of ICG Fluorescence Imaging of the Liver -- Chapter 26 Intraoperative Liver Segmentation Using Indocyanine Green Fluorescent Imaging -- Chapter 27 Liver Parenchymal Staining Using Fusion ICG Fluorescence Imaging -- Chapter 28 Anatomical Hepatectomy Using Indocyanine Green Fluorescent Imaging and Needle-Guiding Technique -- Chapter 29 Microscopic Findings of Fluorescence of Liver Cancers -- Chapter 30 Intraoperative Detection of Hepatocellular Carcinoma Using Indocyanine Green Fluorescence Imaging -- Chapter 31 Laparoscopic Intraoperative Identification of Liver Tumors by Fluorescence Imaging -- Chapter 32 Application of Indocyanine Green Fluorescence Imaging to Pediatric Hepatoblastoma Surgery -- Chapter 33 Indocyanine Green Related Transporters in Hepatocellular Carcinoma -- Chapter 34 Liver Transplantation guided by ICG-fluorescence imaging: assessment of hepatic vessel reconstruction -- Chapter 35 Fluorescence Imaging for Intraoperative Identification of Pancreatic leak -- Chapter 36 Intraoperative Indocyanine Green Fluorescent Imaging for Prevention of Bile Leakage after Hepatic Resection -- Chapter 37 ICG Fluorescence Cholangiography During Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy -- Chapter 38 Usefulness of ICG Fluorescence Imaging in Laparoscopic Liver resection -- Part VIII Surgery for Lymphedema -- Chapter 39 Detection of Hepatic Micrometastases from Pancreatic Cancer -- Chapter 40 Superficial Lymph Flow of the Upper Limbs Observed by an Indocyanine Green Fluorescence Method: Lymph Flow in Healthy Persons and Patients with Breast Cancer-Related Lymphedema -- Chapter 41 Indocyanine Green Fluorescent Lymphography and Microsurgical Lymphaticovenous Anastomosis -- Chapter 42 Comprehensive Lymphedema Evaluation Using Dynamic ICG Lymphography -- Chapter 43 Lymphatic Pumping Pressure in the Legs and Its Association with Aging, Edema, and Quality of Life -- Chapter 44 ICG Fluorescence Lymphography for Confirming Mid- to Long-Term Patency of Lymphatic Venous Side-to-End Anastomosis in the Treatment of Peripheral Lymphedema.
  • 2012 Springer
    Antonello Trecca, editor ; foreword by Shin-ei Kudo.
    Ileoscopy has proven to be very useful for the diagnosis of celiac, inflammatory, and infectious diseases of the small intestine. This endoscopic procedure is one of the most technically challenging steps of diagnostic colonoscopy but it also represents the best documented proof of a complete examination. This book covers all aspects of the endoscopic exploration of the terminal ileum, from the technique itself to the clinical diagnosis and management of the main pathologies that occur in this region of the digestive tract. A wide selection of magnified and non-magnified diagnostic images accompanies the text. Intended as an update on the imaging and management of ileal disease, the book provides an invaluable tool for improving the endoscopist's technique and for enhancing the clinician's knowledge of small-bowel diseases.
  • 2014 CRCnetBASE
    edited by E.Y.K. Ng, U. Rajendra Acharya, Aurélio Campilho, Jasjit S. Suri.
    "The human eye is a complex and important organ that works similarly to the conventional camera. Many advanced image-processing algorithms have been proposed to analyze the subtle changes in the eye to diagnose eye abnormalities efficiently. Digital fundus images have been used efficiently for the diagnosis of diabetes retinopathy and glaucoma. Infrared imaging provides a temperature profile that depicts changes in the vascular tissues, which helps to study the ocular surface temperature (OST) and ocular diseases like dry eye and cataracts. This book covers the detection of diabetes retinopathy, glaucoma, and anterior segment eye abnormalities; instruments for the detection of glaucoma; and the development of a human eye model using computational fluid dynamics and heat transfer principles to predict inner temperatures of the eye from its surface temperature. Ultrasound biomicroscopy (UBM) is one of the imaging systems that allow visualization of the anatomy and pathology of the anterior segment. It is particularly beneficial in evaluating regions of the eye behind the iris such as the ciliary body, lens zonular attachment, and lens periphery, which are obscured in other anterior scanning systems. In glaucoma imaging, UBM plays a significant role in objective assessment of peripheral anterior chamber angle morphology, which is useful in angle closure glaucoma diagnosis and management. Chapter 1 presents a UBM system for anterior chamber angle imaging. Chapter 2 describes both the formal design and development of an automated anterior segment eye disease classification system. The proposed system can be used for early disease diagnosis and treatment management"-- Provided by publisher.
  • 2014 Springer
    Robert L. Bard, Jurgen J. Fütterer, Dan Sperling, editors.
    Image-Guided Prostate Cancer Treatments is a comprehensive reference and practical guide on the technology and application of ultrasound and MRI in the male pelvis, with special attention to the prostate. The book is organized into three main sections, the first of which is devoted to general aspects of imaging and image-guided treatments. The second section provides a systematic overview of the application of ultrasound and MRI to the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the lower urinary tract. Performance of the ultrasound and MRI studies is explained, and the normal and abnormal pathological anatomy is reviewed. Correlation with the ultrasound in the same plane is provided to assist in understanding the MRI sequences. Biopsy and interventional procedures, ultrasound-MRI fusion techniques, and image-guided therapies, including focused ultrasound, photodynamic therapy, microwave and laser ablation, are all fully covered. The third section focuses on securing treatment effectiveness and the use of follow-up imaging to ensure therapeutic success and detect tumor recurrence at an early stage, which is vital given that prompt focal treatment of recurrence is very successful. Here, particular attention is paid to the role of Doppler ultrasound and DCE-MRI technologies. This book, containing a wealth of high-quality illustrations based on high-end equipment, will acquaint beginners with the basics of prostate ultrasound and MRI, while more advanced practitioners will learn new skills, means of avoiding pitfalls, and ways of effectively relating the imaging and image-guided treatments to the clinical situation.
  • 2014 CRCnetBASE
    editor, Kristy Kay Brock.
    "This book provides complete descriptions of the techniques involved in medical image processing, using sufficient descriptions and practical references. Chapters cover topics of deformable registration, segmentation, image reconstruction, and integration of these practices into the radiation therapy environment. The four sections provide an overview of the image segmentation and reconstruction techniques using image processing across all modalities, and applications of these approaches in radiation therapy. The book also addresses the applications of registration, segmentation, and image reconstruction for radiation therapy, including adaptive radiotherapy, monitoring and tracking of treatment delivery, quantifying accuracy, and visualizing results"--Provided by publisher.
  • 2013 Springer
    edited by Damian E. Dupuy, Yuman Fong, William N. McMullen.
    Image-Guided Cancer Therapy: A Multidisciplinary Approach provides clinicians with in-depth coverage of the growing, dynamic field of interventional oncology. Combining the knowledge of expert editors and authors into one powerhouse reference, this book looks at tumor ablation, HIFU, embolic therapies, emerging technologies, and radiation therapy throughout the body (liver, bone, breast, gynecologic and prostate cancers, to name just a few), and includes discussion of different imaging modalities. In the words of Peter Mueller, MD, author of the books Foreword: The senior authors are all world renowned experts in interventional oncology, which is another example of the high quality authorship and experience that is brought to this book. The later chapters discuss therapies that are simply not covered in any other source. Everyone who is doing or wants to do ablation therapies and interventional oncology will face a time when they will be asked to use their expertise in less used and less investigated areas. There is nowhere else where the reader can get information on the prostate, breast, and gynecologic areas, and especially pediatrics. This book is an outstanding contribution to the literature and will become a must read for all physicians who are interested in Interventional Oncology.
  • 2006 Springer
    Thomas Bortfeld ... [et al.], (eds.).
  • 2008 Springer
    edited by Terry Peters and Kevin Cleary.
    Procedural similarities / Douglas Fenton and Jeffrey J. Peterson -- Shoulder injections / Jeffrey J. Peterson -- Elbow injections / Jeffrey J. Peterson and Douglas Fenton, and Leo Czervionke -- A surgeon's perspective / Peter M. Murray -- Wrist and hand injections / Jeffrey J. Peterson and Douglas Fenton, and Leo Czervionke -- Hip injections / Jeffrey J. Peterson -- A surgeon's perspective / Gavan P. Duffy -- Knee injections / Jeffrey J. Peterson -- A surgeon's perspective / Cedric J. Ortiguera -- Ankle and foot injections / Jeffrey J. Peterson -- A surgeon's perspective / James K. DeOrio -- Percutaneous image-guided biopsy and radiofrequency ablation / Jeffrey J. Peterson and Douglas Fenton, and Leo Czervionke -- A surgeon's perspective / Mary I. O'Connor.
  • 2014 ClinicalKey
    [edited by] Matthew A. Mauro, Kieran P. J. Murphy, Kenneth R. Thomson, Anthony C. Venbrux, Robert A. Morgan.
    Brief history of image-guided therapy -- Noninvasive vascular diagnosis -- Invasive vascular diagnosis -- Diagnostic catheters and guidewires -- Balloon catheters -- Stents -- Thrombectomy devices -- Embolic protection devices -- Atherectomy devices -- Embolization agents -- Aortic stent-grafts -- Inferior vena cava filters -- Endovascular laser therapy -- Intellectual property management -- Clinical vascular examination -- Treatment of medical emergencies -- Radiation safety and protection in the interventional fluroscopy environment -- Management of risk factors for peripheral artery disease -- Principles of intraprocedural analgesics and sedatives -- Contrast agents -- Principles of thrombolytic agents -- Antiplatelet agents and anticoagulants -- Vasoactive agents -- Antibiotic prophylaxis in interventional radiology -- Angioplasty -- Restenosis -- Principles of arterial access -- Closure devices -- Principles of venous access -- Vascular anatomy of the upper extremity -- Anatomy of the lower limb -- Acute arterial occlusive disease of the upper extremity -- Acute lower extremity ischemia -- Chronic upper extremity ischemia and revascularization -- Aortoiliac revascularization -- Endovascular management of chronic femoropopliteal disease -- Infrapopliteal revascularization -- Subintimal angioplasty -- Management of extremity vascular trauma -- Management of postcatheterization pseudoaneurysms -- Endovascular treatment of peripheral aneurysms -- management of vascular artheritides -- Congential vascular anomalies: classification and terminology -- Management of low-flow vascular malformations -- Management of high-flow vascular anomalies -- Abdominal aorta and the inferior vena cava -- Aortic endografting -- Fenestrated stent-grafting of juxtarenalaortic aneurysms -- Management of thoracoabdominal aneurysms by branched endograft technology -- Endoleaks: classification, diagnosis, and treatment -- Endovascular treatment of dissection ot the aorta and its branches -- Alimentary tract vasculature -- Management of upper gastrointestinal hemorrhage -- Management of lower gastrointestinal bleeding -- Acute mesenteric ischemia -- Chronic mesenteric ischemia -- Renal vasculature -- Renovascular interventions -- Acute renal ischemia -- Renal artery embolization -- Management of renal angiomyolipoma -- Transvenous renal biopsy -- Transjugular liver biopsy -- Chemoembolization of hepatocellular carcinoma -- Radioembolization for hepatocellular carcinoma -- Embolotherapy for the management of liver malignancies other than hepatocellular carcinoma -- Radioembolization of liver metastases -- Bland embolization for hepatic malignancies -- Portal vein embolization -- Vascular intervention in the liver transplant patient -- Management of trauma to the liver and spleen -- Splenic embolization in nontraumatized patients -- Management of visceral aneurysms -- Intraarterial ports for chemotherapy -- Vascular anatomy of the pelvis -- Uterine fibroid embolization -- Peripartum hemorrhage -- Management of pelvic hemorrhage in trauma -- Management of male varicocele -- Management of female venous congestion syndrome.
  • 2008 ClinicalKey
    [edited by] Jeffrey J. Peterson, Douglas S. Fenton, Leo F. Czervionke.
    Procedural similarities / Douglas Fenton and Jeffrey J. Peterson -- Shoulder injections / Jeffrey J. Peterson -- Elbow injections / Jeffrey J. Peterson and Douglas Fenton, and Leo Czervionke -- A surgeon's perspective / Peter M. Murray -- Wrist and hand injections / Jeffrey J. Peterson and Douglas Fenton, and Leo Czervionke -- Hip injections / Jeffrey J. Peterson -- A surgeon's perspective / Gavan P. Duffy -- Knee injections / Jeffrey J. Peterson -- A surgeon's perspective / Cedric J. Ortiguera -- Ankle and foot injections / Jeffrey J. Peterson -- A surgeon's perspective / James K. DeOrio -- Percutaneous image-guided biopsy and radiofrequency ablation / Jeffrey J. Peterson and Douglas Fenton, and Leo Czervionke -- A surgeon's perspective / Mary I. O'Connor.
    Also available: Print – 2008
  • 2012 Springer
    edited by Simon Bott, Uday Patel, Bob Djavan, Peter R. Caroll.
    Introduction -- The Production of Radiological and Histopathological Images -- Kidneys and Ureters -- The Adrenal -- The Retroperitoneum -- The Bladder -- The Prostate -- The Testes and Their Adnexae -- The Penis -- Urodynamics.
  • 2014 Cambridge
    edited by Massimo Filippi, Jack H. Simon.
    "Acute neurologic diseases encompass a wide spectrum of medical illnesses with neurological manifestations which require rapid clinical, paraclinical and laboratory evaluation as patients are evaluated in the emergency department or acute care clinics. In the last decade, imaging has assumed far greater importance in the initial assessment of these patients, and is responsible for much of the cost and resources in the early, critical evaluation. However the optimal approach to utilization of imaging for thorough, yet efficient and cost-responsible care remains poorly defined for many acute neurologic presentations"--Provided by publisher.
  • 2013 Springer
    Thomas J. Polascik, editor.
    Imaging and Focal Therapy of Early Prostate Cancer evaluates the scientific evidence for the evolving trend to treat low to intermediate risk, clinically localized prostate cancer in a focally ablative manner with novel gland-preserving, focal therapy methods. Various ablative devices such as high intensity focused ultrasound, irreversible electroporation, photodynamic therapy, cryotherapy and laser ablation, among others, are discussed in regard to their strengths and limitations as a therapeutic modality. Emphasis is placed on tumor stage shift towards early stage disease with an increase in unilateral versus bilateral cancers validated by final pathology assessment of large prostatectomy series. Current and new approaches to image cancer foci within the prostate (3-Dimensional contrast-enhanced transrectal ultrasonography, multiparametric magnetic resonance image with spectroscopy, ETC) are presented along with biopsy techniques to map prostate cancer. Patient selection, treatment strategy, outcomes and safety concerns that may provide acceptable cancer control and improved quality of life for patients are all covered in detail. Written by experts in the field and lavishly illustrated with detailed line-art and photographs, Imaging and Focal Therapy of Early Prostate Cancer is a resourceful volume beneficial to practitioners specializing in the treatment and management of prostate cancer.
  • 2015 Springer
    Mirko D'Onofrio, Paola Capelli, Paolo Pederzoli, editors ; forewords by Claudio Bassi and Roberto Pozzi Mucelli ; with a contribution by Alec J. Megibow.
    Although interest in pancreatic pathology is very high in the radiological and gastroenterological communities, it is still the case that less is known about pathology of the pancreas than about liver pathology, for example. Diagnosis depends on the structure of the pancreatic lesion, which can be directly visualized on US, CT or MR images. This atlas, which encompasses both the imaging and the pathology of pancreatic neoplasms, will therefore be invaluable in enabling radiologists and sonographers to understand the underlying pathology and in allowing pancreatic pathologists to understand the imaging translation. The emphasis in the atlas is very much on the pathological and imaging appearances, with most of the text concentrated at the beginning of the chapters. A comprehensive overview is provided of typical and atypical presentations and diverse aspects of common and uncommon pancreatic neoplasms, including ductal adenocarcinoma, neuroendocrine neoplasms, intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms, cystic neoplasms, metastases and lymphoma.
  • 2012 Springer
    Steve Payne, Ian Eardley, Kieran O'Flynn, editors.
    Part 1. Imaging: Radiology -- Principles of X-Ray Production and Radiation Protection / Christopher T. L. Wilkinson -- How to Perform a Clinical Radiograph and Use a C-Arm / Christopher T. L. Wilkinson -- Contrast Agents / Paul M. Taylor -- How to Do an IVU / Paul M. Taylor -- Dual Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DXA) / Richard Whitehouse -- The Physics of Ultrasound / Paul M. Taylor -- How to Ultrasound a Suspected Renal Mass / Michael J. Weston -- How to Ultrasound a Painful Testis and a Testicular Mass / Michael J. Weston -- How to Perform a Transrectal Ultrasound Scan and Prostate Biopsy / Fady Youssef and John B. Anderson -- How to Manage a Hydronephrotic Kidney / Michael J. Weston -- Principles of Computed Tomography (CT) / Catherine O'Dwyer -- How to Do a CT Urogram (CTU) / Paul M. Taylor -- How to Do a CT in a Patient with Presumed Upper Tract Trauma / Jonathan Smith -- Principles of Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) / Jonathan Smith -- How to Do an MRI of the Pelvis / Jonathan Smith -- Magnetic Resonance Angiography (MRA) / Kieran O'Flynn -- Vascular Embolisation Techniques in Urology / Alistair Cowie. Part 2. Imaging: Nuclear Medicine -- Radionuclides and Their Uses in Urology / Richard Lawson -- Counting and Imaging in Nuclear Medicine / Richard Lawson -- Principles of Positron Emission Tomography (PET) Scanning / Heather A. Williams -- How to Do a Renogram / Mary Prescott -- How to Do a Diuresis Renogram / Mary Prescott -- How to Do a DMSA Scan / Jackie James -- How to Do a Radioisotope Glomerular Filtration Rate Study / Richard Lawson -- How to Do a Bone Scan / Mary Prescott -- How to Do a Transplant Renogram / Mary Prescott -- Dynamic Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy in Penile Cancer / Hussain M. Alnajjar and Nicholas A. Watkin -- Part 3. Technology: Diagnostic -- Urinalysis / David G. Ross -- Principles of Urine Microscopy and Microbiological Culture / Chinari P. K. Subudhi -- Measurement of Glomerular Filtration Rate (GFR) / Stephen Brown -- Metabolic Assessment of Urinary Tract Stones / Adrian D. Joyce -- Principles of Pressure Measurement / Ian Pearce -- Principles of Measurement of Urinary Flow / Richard Napier-Hemy -- How to Carry Out a Videocystometrogram (VCMG) / Alexander Springer, Ian Eardley and Ramnath Subramaniam -- The Whitaker Test / Jeremy Oates and Kieran O'Flynn -- Sphincter Electromyography (EMG) / Katherine E. Burnett and Christopher D. Betts -- Tumour Markers / Richard Khafagy and William Cross -- Urine Cytology / William Cross and Richard Khafagy -- Histopathological Processing, Staining, and Immuno-histochemistry / Lorna McWilliam. Part 4. Technology: Operative -- Principles of Urological Endoscopes / Luke Gordon -- Rigid Endoscope Design / Luke Gordon -- Light Sources, Light Leads, and Camera Systems / Stuart N. Lloyd and Adrian D. Joyce -- Peripherals for Endoscopic Use / Stuart N. Lloyd and Steve Payne -- Peripherals for Laparoscopic Use / Andrew Sinclair -- Peripherals for Mechanical Stone Manipulation / Karyee Chow -- Contact Lithotripters / Steve Payne -- Endoscopic Use of Laser Energy / Omar Al Kadhi and Tev Aho -- Double J Stents and Nephrostomy / Steve Payne -- Urinary Catheters, Design, and Usage / Dave Shackley -- Prostatic and Urethral Stents / Ian Eardley -- Urological Prosthetics / Duncan J. Summerton and Ian Eardley -- Meshes in Stress Urinary Incontinence and Pelvic Organ Prolapse / Neil Harris -- Biological Meshes / Ian Eardley, Giulio Garaffa and David J. Ralph -- Principles of Tissue Transfer in Urology / Giulio Garaffa, David J. Ralph and Ian Eardley -- Theatre Design and Patient Safety / Pat McHugh and Steve Payne -- Deep Venous Thrombosis (DVT) Prevention / Pat McHugh -- Principles of Decontamination / Geoff J. H. Sjogren and Ralph Beard -- Operative Tissue Destruction / Steve Payne -- Sutures and Clips / Derek Fawcett -- Monopolar Diathermy / Kieran O'Flynn -- Bipolar Diathermy / Kieran O'Flynn -- Alternatives to Electrosurgery / Adrian D. Joyce -- Haemostatic Agents, Sealants, and Adhesives / Ian Eardley -- Irrigation Fluids and Their Hazards / Stuart N. Lloyd -- Insufflants and Their Hazards / Stephen Bromage and Andrew Sinclair -- Laparoscopic Ports / Ben Sherwood and Dan Burke -- Setting up a Robot / Ben Sherwood and Dan Burke. Part 5. Technology: Interventional -- Neuromodulation by Sacral Nerve Stimulation / Cecile Tawadros, Katherine E. Burnett and Christopher D. Betts -- Principles of Extracorporeal Shockwave Lithotripsy (ESWL) / Richard Napier-Hemy and Steve Payne -- How to Carry Out Shockwave Lithotripsy / David G. Ross -- Prostatic Hyperthermia / Ian Pearce -- Ablative Therapies: High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU), Cryotherapy, and Radio-Frequency Ablation (RFA) / Stephen Brown -- Principles of Radiotherapy / John P. Logue -- Electro-Motive Drug Administration (EMDA) / Vijay Sangar -- Part 6. Technology of Renal Failure -- Principles of Renal Replacement Therapy (RRT) / Colin D. Short -- Principles of Peritoneal Dialysis / Philip A. Kalra -- Haemodialysis / Rosie Donne -- Principles of Renal Transplantation / Neil R. Parrott -- Part 7. Assessment of Technology -- Randomised Controlled Trials (RCTs) / Kieran O'Flynn -- Health Technology Assessment / Robert Pickard, Michael Drinnan and Luke Vale.
  • 2010 Springer
    Uday Patel.
    Part 1. The Bladder -- The Normal Bladder -- Imaging Modalities Used for Assessment of the Bladder -- Congenital Anomalies of the Bladder -- Intraluminal Abnormalities of the Bladder -- Abnormalities of the Bladder Wall or Mural Abnormalities -- Staging of Bladder Cancer -- Abnormal Bladder Contour or Size -- Functional Abnormalities of the Bladder -- Part 2. The Urethra -- The Normal Urethra -- Congenital Anomalies of the Urethra -- Intraluminal Abnormalities and Filling Defects of the Urethra -- Intrinsic Abnormalities of the Urethral Wall -- Lower Urinary Tract Trauma -- Neoplasms of the Urethra.
  • 2015 Springer
    Fong Yuman, Pier Cristoforo Giulianotti, Jason Lewis, Bas Groot Koerkamp, Thomas Reiner, editors.
    Basis of practice -- Lighting in the Operative Room: Current Technologies and Considerations -- Modalities for Intraoperative Imaging -- Fluorescents Probes -- Detectors for Intraoperative Molecular Imaging: From Probes to Scanners -- Isotopes and Procedural Imaging -- Radiologically Imageable Nanoparticles -- Flat Panel CT and the Future of OR imaging and Navigation -- Cerenkov Luminescence Imaging -- Organ Deformation and Navigation -- Clinical Milestones for Optical Imaging -- 3D in the Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS) Operating Room: Cameras and Displays in the Evolution of MIS -- Molecular Tumor Marker Recognition: Nanotechnology for On-Line Diagnostics in the OR -- Ultra Small Fluorescent Silica Nanoparticles as Intraoperative Imaging Tools for Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment -- Image Processing Technologies for Motion Compensation -- Current Clinical Applications -- Near Infra-red Imaging in Robotic Surgery -- New Preoperative Images, Surgical Planning and Navigation -- New Generation Radiosurgery -- Breast Lesion Localization -- Intraoperative Breast Imaging and Image-Guided Treatment Modalities -- Sentinel Lymph Node Mapping: Current Practice and Future Developments -- Narrow Band Cystoscopy -- Fluorescence Imaging of Human Bile and Biliary Anatomy -- PET Guided Interventions from Diagnosis to Treatment.
  • 2008 Springer
    [edited by] Mario Pescatori ... [et al.] ; forewords by Clive I. Bartram, Robert D. Madoff.
  • 2013 Springer
    Walter J. Freeman, Rodrigo Quian Quiroga.
    The scalp and cortex lie like pages of an open book on which the cortex enciphers vast quantities of information and knowledge. They are recorded and analyzed as temporal and spatial patterns in the electroencephalogram and electrocorticogram. This book describes basic tools and concepts needed to measure and decipher the patterns extracted from the EEG and ECoG. This book emphasizes the need for single trial analysis using new methods and paradigms, as well as large, high-density spatial arrays of electrodes for pattern sampling. The deciphered patterns reveal neural mechanisms by which brains process sensory information into percepts and concepts. It describes the brain as a thermodynamic system that uses chemical energy to construct knowledge. The results are intended for use in the search for the neural correlates of intention, attention, perception and learning; in the design of human brain-computer interfaces enabling mental control of machines; and in exploring and explaining the physicochemical foundation of biological intelligence.
  • 2012 Springer
    Carlo Catalano, Michele Anzidei, Alessandro Napoli (a cura di) ; Presentazione a cura di Roberto Passariello.
    Angio-TC / Michele Anzidei, Guendalina Menichini and Carlo Catalano -- Angio-RM / Michele Anzidei, Guendalina Menichini and Carlo Catalano -- Post-processing / Pietro Sedati, Fulvio Zaccagna and Carlo Augusto Mallio -- La placca aterosclerotica / Ilaria Iacucci, Luca Saba and Michele Anzidei -- Il circolo intracranico / Eytan Raz, Emanuele Tinelli, Francesca Caramia and Ferdinando D'Ambrosio -- Arterie carotidi / Beatrice Cavallo Marincola, Eugenio Marotta and Michele Anzidei -- Aorta toracica / Nicola Galea, Matteo Mangia and Ilaria Iampieri -- Circolo polmonare / Alessandro Napoli, Federica Ciolina and Luca Bertaccini -- Circolo coronarico / Marco Francone, Francesco Vullo, Bettina Conti and Giuseppe Cannavale -- Aorta addominale / Eugenio Marotta, Maurizio Del Monte and Carlo Catalano -- Arterie renali e vasi splancnici / Pietro Sedati, Fulvio Zaccagna and Riccardo Rosati -- Arti superiori / Alessandro Napoli, Gaia Cartocci and Pier Luigi Di Paolo -- Arti inferiori / Beatrice Cavallo Marincola, Giulia Brachetti and Carlo Catalano -- Whole body / Alessandro Napoli, Fulvio Zaccagna, Luisa Di Mare and Flavio Malpassini -- Malformazioni artero-venose / Fabrizio Fanelli, Pierleone Lucatelli and Massimiliano Allegritti -- Vasculiti / Chiara Zini, Vincenzo Noce and Fabrizio Boni -- Sistema venoso / Francesco Fraioli, Goffredo Serra and Matteo Paoletti.
  • 2016 Springer
    Massimo Tonolini, editor.
    Introduction -- Part I: Complications of upper digestive endoscopy -- Complications of upper digestive endoscopy -- Imaging techniques, expected post procedural appearances, and complications after upper digestive endoscopy -- Imaging complications of esophageal and gastroduodenal stents -- Part II: Complications of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy -- Complications of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) -- Imaging techniques, expected post-PEG appearances and PEG-related complications -- Part III: Complications of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography and endoscopic biliopancreatic interventions -- Complications of diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) -- Imaging techniques and expected post-ERCP appearances -- Imaging findings of post-ERCP complications -- Section IV: Complications of colonoscopy and colorectal interventional procedures -- Complications of diagnostic and therapeutic colonoscopy -- Imaging techniques and expected post-colonoscopy appearances -- Imaging appearances of post-colonoscopy complications -- Endoscopic perforations in inflammatory bowel diseases -- Imaging complications of colorectal stents -- Imaging complications of anorectal endoscopic procedures -- Part V: Miscellanous topics -- Complications of small bowel capsule endoscopy -- Interventional radiology in the treatment of complications after digestive and biliopancreatic endoscopy.
  • 2013 Springer
    David A. Dowe, Massimo Fioranelli, Paolo Pavone, editors ; in collaboration with Roberto Leo.
    Clinical anatomy of the coronary circulation -- Basic techniques in the acquisition of cardiac images with CT -- Examination of the coronary arteries -- Image reconstruction -- Coronary pathophysiology -- Clinical classification of coronary artery disease : who should be treated? -- Intravascular ultrasound : from gray-scale to virtual histology -- Identification and characterization of the atherosclerotic plaque using coronary CT angiography -- Coronary CT angiography : evaluation of stenosis and occlusion -- Current strategies in cardiac surgery -- Coronary CT angiography : evaluation of coronary artery bypass grafts -- Coronary stents -- CT angiography of coronary stents -- X-ray exposure in coronary CT angiography -- Optical coherence tomography in the cathlab -- Triple rule out : the use of cardiac CT in the emergency room -- Contraindications to coronary CT angiography -- Prognostic value of coronary CT -- Clinical cases.
  • 2014 Springer
    Stephen Nicholls, Tim Crowe, editors.
    This book presents a comprehensive overview of the major approaches to the imaging of the coronary arteries. These modalities, which include traditional angiography as well as intravascular and non-invasive imaging techniques, are used to diagnose and quantify the extent of obstructive disease due to atherosclerosis. Featuring contributions from leading authorities in the field, Imaging Coronary Atherosclerosis describes the visualization of coronary atherosclerosis through state-of the art techniques such as intravascular ultrasound, coronary near-infrared spectroscopy, computed tomography angiography, magnetic resonance imaging, and molecular imaging. This authoritative resource discusses how these modalities enhance the understanding of the disease process and the ways in which cardiologists can integrate them into clinical practice.
  • 2009 Springer
    [edited by] Fabio Martino, Claudio Defilippi, Roberto Caudana ; [presentazioni a cura di Giancarlo Fabrizzi, Folco Rossi].
  • 2009 Springer
    R. Ribes, A. Luna, P.R. Ros (eds.) ; con la collaborazione di L. Alcala Mata ... [et al.].
  • 2012 Springer
    Fred Avni, editor.
    Imaging Endocrine "Diseases" in the Fetus / F. E. Avni, F. Rypens, M. Cassart -- Hypophysis and Hypothalamus / Pierre Bessou, Sylviane Hanquinet -- Imaging of the Thyroid and Parathyroid Gland / Rick R. van Rijn, Hein J. Verberne -- Adrenals / Anne M. J. B. Smets, Eline E. Deurloo -- Ambiguous Genitalia / Cinzia Orazi, Marco Cappa, Paolo M. S. Schingo -- Female Pelvis: Precocious Puberty--Primary Amenorrhea / Laurent Garel -- Imaging Endocrine Diseases in Children / K. Rosendahl -- Pancreas / Philippe Petit.
  • 2011 Thieme Book
    Erwin Dunnebier ; in collaboration with Erik Beek, Frank Pameijer.
    Radiological techniques and interpretation -- Radiological anatomy of the temporal bone -- Pathology of the temporal bone -- Radiological anatomy of the skull base -- Pathology of the skull base -- Radiological anatomy of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses -- Pathology of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses -- Radiological anatomy of the neck -- Pathology of the neck.
  • 2007
    David A. Lisle.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
  • 2013 Springer Protocols
    edited by Yaron Shav-Tal.
    As imaging technologies and approaches have evolved, the scope of certain imaging techniques has moved far beyond the production of purely illustrative images or appealing time-lapse movies to providing the scientist with a rich range of ways to measure and quantify the biological process and outcome of gene expression. In Imaging Gene Expression: Methods and Protocols, expert authors offer up-to-date approaches and protocols that scientists in the field have developed, which would benefit the broader scientific community. Divided in three convenient parts, this detailed book covers the output of a gene, namely the RNA molecules that are transcribed from the gene and the way by which these molecules can be tracked or quantified in fixed or living cells, protocols that focus on the gene, DNA, or chromatin, as well as a variety of ways by which nuclear processes intertwined with gene expression can be followed and quantified in living cells as well as approaches for studying several sub-nuclear structures found in eukaryotic cells. Written in the highly successful Methods in Molecular Biology series format, chapters include introductions to their respective subjects, lists of materials and reagents, step-by-step, readily reproducible laboratory protocols, and tips on troubleshooting and avoiding known pitfalls. Authoritative and up-to-date, Imaging Gene Expression: Methods and Protocols will serve researchers working toward imaging in the context of complete organisms.
  • 2012 Springer
    Tommaso Scarabino, editor ; in collaboration with Ferdinando Caranci ... [et al.].
    This atlas is a detailed guide to the imaging appearances of gliomas following treatment with neurosurgery, radiation therapy, and chemotherapy. Normal and pathological findings are displayed in detailed MR images that illustrate the potential modifications due to treatment. Particular emphasis is placed on characteristic appearances on the newer functional MR imaging techniques, including MR spectroscopy, diffusion-weighted imaging, and perfusion imaging. These techniques are revolutionizing neuroradiology by going beyond the demonstration of macroscopic alterations to the depiction of preceding metabolic changes at the cellular and subcellular level, thereby allowing earlier and more specific diagnosis. A key section comprising some 40 clinical cases and more than 500 illustrations offers an invaluable clinical and research tool not only for neuroradiologists but also for neurosurgeons, radiotherapists, and medical oncologists.
  • pt. A-B, 2004. ScienceDirect
    pt. B ScienceDirect
    edited by P. Michael Conn.
    Also available: Print – pt. A-B, 2004.
  • 2013 CRCnetBASE
    edited by Hanry Yu, Nur Aida Abdul Rahim.
    "This book covers the full range of available imaging modalities and optical methods used to help evaluate material and biological behavior. It also highlights a wide range of optical and biological applications. Each chapter in the text describes a specific application and discusses relevant instrumentation, governing physical principles, data processing procedures, as well as advantages and disadvantages of each modality. Following a broad introduction to key topics, the main chapters are divided between in vitro and in vivo applications. The final section focuses on methods for data processing and analysis"--Provided by publisher.
  • 2014 Springer
    Athanasios D. Gouliamos, John A. Andreou, Paris A. Kosmidis, editors.
    Part I. Introduction to oncologic imaging -- Part II. Bone and soft tissue tumors -- Part III. CNS tumors -- Part IV. Lung cancer -- Part V. Head and neck cancer -- Part VI. Lymphomas -- Part VII. Gynecologic cancer -- Part VIII. Breast cancer -- Part IX. Gastrointestinal cancer -- Part X. Neuroendocrine tumors -- Part XI. Urogenital cancer -- Part XII. Melanoma.
  • 2016 Karger
    volume editors, Michael Buchfelder, Federica Guaraldi.
    Sonography of normal and abnormal thyroid and parathyroid glands / Andrioli, M.; Valcavi R. -- Computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging of the thyroid and parathyroid glands / Warren Frunzac, R.; Richards, M. -- Role of nuclear medicine in the diagnosis of benign thyroid diseases / Garberoglio, S.; Testori, O. -- Hybrid molecular imaging in differentiated thyroid carcinoma / Schmidt, D.; Kuwert, T. -- Endoscopic ultrasound in endocrinology : imaging of the adrenals and the endocrine pancreas / Kann, P.H. -- Adrenal imaging : magnetic resonance imaging and computed tomography / McCarthy, C.J.; McDermott, S.; Blake, M.A. -- Adrenal molecular imaging / Sundin, A. -- Gonadal imaging in endocrine disorders / Lanfranco, F.; Motta, G. -- Magnetic resonance imaging of pituitary tumors / Boneville, J.-F. -- Intraoperative magnetic resonance imaging for pituitary adenomas / Buchfelder, M.; Schlaffer, S.-M. -- Molecular imaging of pituitary pathology / de Herder, W.W. -- Imaging of neuroendocrine tumors / Öberg, K.; Sundin, A.
  • 2014 Wiley
    Paolo Pozzilli, Andrea Lenzi, Bart L. Clarke, William F. Young Jr.
    Thyroid -- Pituitary gland -- Adrenal gland -- Endocrine pancreas -- Bone and mineral metabolism -- Gonads.
  • 2013 Springer
    Augusto Giussani, Christoph Hoeschen, editors.
    This volume addresses a wide range of issues in the field of nuclear medicine imaging, with an emphasis on the latest research findings. Initial chapters set the scene by considering the role of imaging in nuclear medicine from the medical perspective and discussing the implications of novel agents and applications for imaging. The physics at the basis of the most modern imaging systems is described, and the reader is introduced to the latest advances in image reconstruction and noise correction. Various novel concepts are then discussed, including those developed within the framework of the EURATOM FP7 MADEIRA research project on the optimization of imaging procedures in order to permit a reduction in the radiation dose to healthy tissues. Advances in quality control and quality assurance are covered, and the book concludes by listing rules of thumb for imaging that will be of use to both beginners and experienced researchers.
  • 2009 Springer
    Jean J.M.C.H. de la Rosette, Michael J. Manyak, Mukesh G. Harisinghani, Hessel Wijkstra, editors ; forewords by Peter L. Choyke and John M. Fitzpatrick.
  • 2008 Springer
    Michael A. Blake, Mannudeep K. Kalra, editors.
    Anatomic, physiologic and metabolic imaging in neuro-oncology / Sanjeev Chawla, Harish Poptani, and Elias R. Melhem -- Imaging of spinal tumors / Izlem Izbudak ... [et al.] -- PET imaging of brain tumors / Alan J. Fischman -- Extracranial head and neck neoplasms: role of imaging / Myria Petrou and Suresh K. Mukherji -- Imaging of thoracic malignancies / Subba R. Digumarthy and Suzanne L. Aquino -- Imaging of mediastinal tumors / Scott Moore, Hetal Dave-Verma, and Ajay Singh -- Imaging cardiac tumors / Mannudeep K. Kalra and Suhny Abbara -- Diagnostic imaging and image-guided interventions of hepatobiliary malignancies / Unni Udayasankar ... [et al.] -- Recent advances in imaging of pancreatic neoplasms / Chad B. Rabinowitz, Hima B. Prabhakar, and Dushyant V. Sahani -- Imaging of colorectal carcinoma / Jorge A. Soto -- Imaging of primary malignant tumors of peritoneal and retroperitoneal origin / J. Louis Hinshaw and Perry J. Pickhardt -- Imaging of urinary tract tumors / Michael A. Blake and Mannudeep K. Kalra -- Current status of imaging for adrenal malignant involvement / Michael A. Blake and Mannudeep K. Kalra -- Recent advances in imaging of male reproductive tract malignancies / Jurgen J. Fütterer and J. Roan Spermon -- Imaging of malignant skeletal tumors / Jay Pahade, Aarti Sekhar, and Sanjay K. Shetty -- Radiology of soft tissue tumors including melanoma / M.J. Shelly, P.J. MacMahon, and S. Eustace -- Reticuloendothelium malignancy: current role of imaging / Sunit Sebastian and Brian C. Lucey -- Pediatric malignancies: synopsis of current imaging techniques / Sabah Servaes ... [et al.] -- Interventional radiology in oncology / O.J. O'Connor, J. M. Buckley, and M. M. Maher -- Breast tumor imaging / Deirdre Coll
    Also available: Print – 2008
  • 2012 Springer
    Robert H. Cleveland, editor ; Claire Langton ... [et al.], associate editors.
    Imaging in Pediatric Pulmonology is a definitive reference to imaging and differential diagnosis for pediatric pulmonology. Diseases and disorders seen in everyday clinical practice are featured, including infections, developmental disorders, airway abnormalities, diffuse lung diseases, focal lung diseases, and lung tumors. Organized to support the clinical thought process, the text begins with a series of clinical algorithms that provide a starting point for formulating a diagnosis. The physician will be able to identify the differentials by symptom complex and accordingly determine what test would be effective and how to proceed. The balance of the book is image-based and presents a comprehensive, multi-modality approach, with an emphasis on plain film and cross-sectional imaging. The imaging sections are correlated with pathology and clinical findings to help readers learn what the modality of choice can enable them to see. Edited by Robert H. Cleveland, MD, Professor of Radiology at Harvard Medical School and Chief of the Division of Diagnostic Radiology at Children's Hospital Boston, the book includes a talented group of associate editors and contributing authors who are noted experts in pathology, pulmonology, and radiology, making Imaging in Pediatric Pulmonology an ideal reference for all physicians involved in the diagnosis and treatment of pediatric pulmonary issues.
  • 2008 Springer
    K.J. Johnson, E. Bache (eds.) ; with contributions by E. Bache ... [et al.] ; foreword by A.L. Baert.
  • 2016 Springer
    Ali Guermazi, Frank W. Roemer, Michel D. Crema, editors.
    What the clinician wants to know:Upper extremity -- What the clinician wants to know: Lower extremity -- Role of MRI in sport medicine -- Role of ultrasound in sport medicine -- Injuries in American football -- Injuries in Basketball -- Injuries in Handball -- Injuries in Football (Soccer) -- Injuries in Rugby -- Injuries in Baseball injuries -- Injuries in Rock Climbing -- Injuries in high altitude mountaineering -- Injuries in Golf and Racquet -- Injuries in Snow skiing and snowboarding -- Injuries in Water sports -- Injuries in Rowing/wild water canoeing -- Injuries in Cycling -- Injuries in Tennis -- Injuries in Gymnasts -- Injuries in Triathlon -- Injuries in weightlifting -- Injuries in Track and field -- Injuries in Ice hockey -- Injuries in Ballet dancing -- Injuries in Volleyball.
  • 2008 Springer
    Alexander A. Bankier, ed. ; with contributions by H. Antretter ... [et al.] ; foreword by A.L. Baert.
  • 2005 Springer
    R. Maroldi, P. Nicolai (eds.) ; with contributions by A. R. Antonelli ... [et al.] ; series editor's foreword by A. L. Baert ; foreword by W. Draf.
    Also available: Print – 2005
  • 2008 Springer
    [edited by] Mariano Scaglione, Luigia Romano, Antonio Rotondo ; presentazione a cura di Roberto Grassi.
  • 2012 Springer
    Caroline Keyzer, Pierre Alain Gevenois, editors.
  • 2015 Springer
    Luigia Romano, Antonio Pinto, editors.
    This book provides an overview on the critical role of diagnostic imaging in the assessment of patients with suspected alimentary tract perforation, an emergent condition that requires prompt surgery. With the aid of numerous high-quality images, it is described how different imaging modalities, including plain film X-ray, ultrasonography, and multidetector row computed tomography (MDCT), permit correct diagnosis of the presence and cause of the perforation and of associated pathologies. Particular attention is paid to MDCT, with full description of its role in a range of scenarios at various levels of the alimentary tract. Imaging of GI tract perforation in different patient groups, such as pediatric patients, the elderly, and oncologic patients, is also addressed. This volume will greatly assist residents in radiology, radiologists, and physicians who are daily involved in the management of patients with clinically suspected alimentary tract perforation.
  • 2009 ClinicalKey
    [edited by] Barbara N. Weissman.
    Get state-of-the-art coverage of the full range of imaging techniques available to assist in the diagnosis and therapeutic management of rheumatic diseases. Written by acknowledged experts in musculoskeletal imaging, this richly illustrated, full-color text presents the latest diagnostic and disease monitoring modalities - MRI, CT, ultrasonography, nuclear medicine, DXA, as well as interventional procedures. You'll find comprehensive coverage of specific rheumatic conditions, including osteoarticular and extraarticular findings. This superb new publication puts you at the forefront of imaging in arthritis and metabolic bone disease, a must have reference for the clinician and imaging specialist. Includes all imaging modalities relevant to rheumatic disease, and applications and contraindications of each, for balanced coverage. Incorporates a user-friendly, consistent full-color format for quick and easy reference. Provides osteoarticular and extra-articular features and findings to show how imaging benefits diagnosis and management of complex rheumatologic conditions. Creates a one-stop shop with comprehensive coverage of imaging for all rheumatic conditions, including metabolic conditions and pediatric disorders. Presents interventional techniques, injections, arthrography, radiofrequency ablation, to create the perfect diagnostic and interventional clinical tool.
  • 2009 Springer
    A.M. Davies, M. Sundaram, S.L.J. James (eds.).
  • 2016 Thieme-Connect
    [edited by] Klaus Bohndorf, Mark W. Anderson, Mark Davies, Herwig Imhof, Klaus Woertler.
    Acute trauma and chronic strain : essentials -- Acute trauma and chronic strain (according to regions) -- Infections of the bones, joints and soft-tissues -- Tumors and tumor-like lesions of the bone, the joints and the spine -- Bone marrow -- Necroses of the skeletal system -- Osteochondroses -- Metabolic, hormonal and toxic osteopathies -- Constitutional disorders of bone and joint development -- Rheumatic disorders -- Miscellaneous bone, joint and soft-tissue disorders -- Interventions involving the bone, soft tissues and joints -- Radiology expert advisory reports on the skeleton and the joints.
  • 2011 Springer
    Antonios Drevelegas, editor.
    Epidemiology, histologic classification, and clinical course of brain tumors -- Imaging modalities in brain tumors -- Molecular abnormalities in gliomas -- The clinical applicability of fMRI and DTI in patients with brain tumors -- Low-grade gliomas -- High-grade gliomas -- Pineal tumors -- Embryonal tumors -- Tumors of the cranial nerves -- Meningeal tumors -- Central nervous lymphomas and hemopoietic neoplasms -- Masses of the sellar and junxtasellar region -- Brain metastasis -- Scintigraphy for brain tumors.
  • 2007 Springer
    Bernhard Schaller (ed.).
  • 2015 Springer
    Hans-Ulrich Kauczor, Tobias Bäuerle, editors.
    Depending on their mechanism of action, the cytotoxic and targeted drugs and radiotherapy employed in oncologic treatment may cause complications and toxicities in many organ systems, with variable radiologic presentations. This comprehensive and excellently illustrated book covers the basics of therapy-induced complications and toxicities in oncologic patients, identifies their consequences for all the major organs, and describes the imaging of these impacts by means of the various radiologic modalities. By familiarizing radiologists with the most frequent and prominent toxicities that are recognizable on radiologic imaging following tumor therapy, it will facilitate identification of their early manifestations and permit differential diagnosis based on relevant findings.
  • 2010 ClinicalKey
    David M. Hansell, David A. Lynch, H. Page McAdams, Alexander A. Bankier.
    Technical considerations -- The normal chest -- Basic patterns in lung disease -- Basic HRCT patterns of lung disease -- Infections of the lungs and pleura -- The immunocompromised patient -- Pulmonary vascular diseases and pulmonary edema -- Inhalational lung disease -- Drug- and radiation-induced lung disease -- Idiopathic interstitial pneumonias and immunologic diseases of the lungs -- Idiopathic diffuse lung diseases -- Diseases of the airways -- Neoplasms of the lungs, airways, and pleura -- Mediastinal and aortic disease -- Pleura and pleural disorders -- Congenital anomalies -- Chest trauma.
    Also available: Print – 2010
  • 2014 Springer
    edited by Luigia Romano, Antonio Pinto.
    Most ingested foreign bodies pass through the gastrointestinal tract without a problem. However, both ingested and inserted foreign bodies may cause serious complications, such as bowel obstruction or perforation. 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.
  • 2012 Springer
    Gurdeep S. Mann, Joanne C. Blair, Anne S. Garden, editors.
    Diagnostic imaging techniques -- Embryology of the female reproductive tract -- Disorders of sex development -- Gynaecological disorders in the neonate and young child -- Structural abnormalities of the female reproductive tract -- Normal growth and puberty -- Delayed precocious puberty -- Menstrual disorders and vaginal discharge -- Gynaecological causes of pelvic pain -- Gynaecological neoplasia -- Breast disorders -- Index.
  • 2006 Springer
    [edited by] A. Guermazi ; with contributions by R. Abo-Kamil ... [et al.] ; foreword by M.A. Bosniak.
  • 2015 Springer
    Alexander N. Sencha, editor.
    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.
  • 2016 Thieme-Connect
    [edited by] Sangam G. Kanekar.
  • 2005 Springer
    P.A. Gevenois and P. de Vuyst (eds.) ; with contributions by M. Akira ... [et al.] ; foreword by A.L. Baert.
    Also available: Print – 2005
  • 2009
    Thomas H. Berquist.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
    Imaging techniques -- Common orthopaedic terminology and general fixation devices -- Spinal instrumentation -- The pelvis and hips -- The femoral shaft -- The knee -- Tibial and fibular shafts -- The foot and ankle -- The shoulder -- Humeral shaft fractures -- The elbow -- The radius and ulna -- Hand and wrist -- Musculoskeletal neoplasms.
  • 2007 Springer
    F.M. Vanhoenacker, M. Maas, J.L. Gielen (eds.) ; with contributions by G. Allen ... [et al.] ; foreword by A.L. Baert ; introduction by C. Faletti.
  • 2010 ClinicalKey
    Steven D. Waldman, Robert S.D. Campbell.
    Noted pain management authority Steven D. Waldman, MD, JD, and Robert Campbell, MD, a well-respected radiologist at Royal Liverpool Hospital in the UK, have combined their expertise to bring you Imaging of Pain. This first-of-its-kind reference helps you select the most appropriate imaging studies to evaluate more than 200 pain conditions so you can implement the most effective management approaches. You₂ll gain a clear understanding of how and when to use a given modality for a particular pain disorder, whether it involves bone, soft tissue, or the spinal cord. At expertconsult.com you'll access the complete contents online, fully searchable, with links to Medline and PubMed abstracts, for rapid, easy consultation from any computer. Access the fully searchable text online at expertconsult.com. Get the most definitive guidance available from leading authorities Drs. Waldman and Campbell. Know how and when to use each modality to confirm or deny a diagnosis for more than 200 pain conditions in all body regions. Provide the most effective pain relief by accurately identifying its underlying source. Find the information you need quickly thanks to a consistent, high-yield format.
  • 2007 Springer
    Maurice C. Haddad (editor) ; Mohamed E. Abd El Bagi, Jean C. Tamraz (co-editors).
  • 2011 Springer
    Fabio Martino, Claudio Defilippi, Roberto Caudana (eds.) ; foreword by Carlo Masciocchi.
  • 2013 Springer
    Massimo Tonolini, Giovanni Maconi, editors.
    This practical volume is intended for all radiologists, gastroenterologists, and surgeons who are responsible for, or interested in, the diagnosis and care of patients with diseases of the anal and perianal region. After an introductory section focusing on surgical, MRI, and US anatomy, up-to-date clinical and therapeutic information is provided on the full range of perianal inflammatory conditions, with special attention to Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, and sexually transmitted diseases. Physical and surgical examination is carefully discussed, with consideration of limitations, results, clinical needs, and the questions likely to be posed of imaging. The subsequent three sections provide detailed information on the different imaging modalities: transanal and transperineal ultrasound, contrast-enhanced MRI, and CT. Techniques, diagnostic accuracy, common and unusual disease patterns, artifacts, and pitfalls are clearly presented.

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Provides systematic coverage of the psychological literature from the 1800s to the present through articles, book chapters and dissertations.BMJ Clinical Evidence. A clinical information tool built around systematic reviews summarizing the current state of knowledge about prevention and treatment of clinical conditions.PIER (Physicians' Information and Education Resource) is a Web-based decision-support tool designed for rapid point-of-care delivery of up-to-date, evidence-based guidance for primary care physicians.Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials (CENTRAL) provides access to 300,000 controlled trials that have been identified the Cochrane Collaboration.Provides drug information targeted for patients.A continually updating drug monograph.The National Guideline Clearinghouse (NGC): A comprehensive database of evidence-based clinical practice guidelines and related documents.MedlinePlus: A repository of health information from the National Library of Medicine. Links are from trusted sites. No advertising, no endorsement of commercial companies or productsLPCH CareNotes via MicroMedex: Patient education handouts customized by LPCH clinical staffMicromedex Lab Advisor: Evidence based laboratory test informationA drug database organized by generic name, trade name and drug class.LPCH / Stanford Hospital Formulary.A goldmine of trusted consumer health information from the world's largest medical library.A trusted source of expert advice for and about kids, providing the information necessary to help patients and parents understand their unique needs.Provides patient handouts from the American Academy of Family Physician.Access to the Stanford Health Library for patients.Lane provides access to over 5,000 eBooks many of which provide helpful background material that will prepare you to better tackle primary literature.

Largest, broadest eBook package; covers all sciences, as well as technology (including software), medicine, and humanities.

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A collection of biomedical books that can be searched directly by concept, and linked to terms in PubMed abstracts.

A web-based, decision support system for infectious diseases, epidemiology, microbiology and antimicrobial chemotherapy. The database, updated weekly, currently includes 337 diseases, 224 countries, 1,147 microbial taxa and 306 antibacterial (-fungal, -parasitic, -viral) agents and vaccines.

Over 10,000 notes outline the status of specific infections within each country.

Large number of high quality software and database programming titles from O'Reilly. Other software titles are also available from Sams and Prentice Hall. Limited to 7 concurrent users.Vast collection of software and database programming titles from multiple publishers, including Microsoft Press.Largest provider of engineering-related eBooks; includes titles in computer science and biomedical engineering.Over 4,000 full-text e-books covering scientific and technical information from CRC Press and others. Many handbooks and single volume reference sources.Includes peer-reviewed life science and biomedical research protocols compiled from Methods in Molecular Biology, Methods in Molecular Medicine, Methods in Biotechnology, Methods in Pharmacology and Toxicology, Neuromethods, the Biomethods Handbook, the Proteomics Handbook, and Springer Laboratory Manuals.Contains full text access to selected biomedical and nursing books.

Provides online, full-text access to Springer's journal titles as well as journals from other publishers.

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Collection of over 8 thousand fulltext titles in engineering, math, and basic and applied biomedical research. Coverage is from 1967 to the present.A library of ebooks on a wide array of topics, digitized and made available online in conjunction with the original publishers.

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