Accident and Emergency Radiology: A Survival Guide, 3rd Edition

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By Nigel Raby, FRCR, Laurence Berman, MB, BS, FRCP, FRCR, Simon Morley, FRCR and Gerald de Lacey, MA, FRCR
ISBN
9780702042324
Publication Date
27-08-2014
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  • Ensure accuracy in reading and interpretation of any given image. Common sources of error and diagnostic difficulty are highlighted.
  • Prevent mistakes. Pitfalls and associated abnormalities are emphasized throughout.
  • Avoid misdiagnoses. Normal anatomy is outlined alongside schemes for detecting variants of the norm. Each chapter concludes with a summary of key points. Will provide a useful overview of the most important features in diagnosis and interpretation.
  • Easily grasp difficult anatomical concepts. Radiographs accompanied by clear, explanatory line-drawings.

Since it was first published, Accident and Emergency Radiology: A Survival Guide has become the classic in-my-pocket-reference and an indispensable aid to all those who work in the Emergency Department. The core and substantial value lies in the step-by-step analytical approaches which help you to answer this question: "These images look normal to me, but . . . how can I be sure that I am not missing a subtle but important abnormality?"

"This book will provide essential reading and support to A&E trainees, medical students, radiology trainees, reporting radiographers and clinical nurse specialists, all of whom may be faced with trauma cases requiring accurate diagnosis and treatment." Reviewed by: RAD Magazine Feb 2015

"... Very nearly flawless...contains just the right amount of information to accommodate readers from trainees through to consultant or attending level." Reviewed by African Journal of Emergency Medicine , Jun 2015


Key Features
  • Ensure accuracy in reading and interpretation of any given image. Common sources of error and diagnostic difficulty are highlighted.
  • Prevent mistakes. Pitfalls and associated abnormalities are emphasized throughout.
  • Avoid misdiagnoses. Normal anatomy is outlined alongside schemes for detecting variants of the norm. Each chapter concludes with a summary of key points. Will provide a useful overview of the most important features in diagnosis and interpretation.
  • Easily grasp difficult anatomical concepts. Radiographs accompanied by clear, explanatory line-drawings.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
ISBN 9780702042324
Author Information By Nigel Raby, FRCR, Consultant Radiologist,Western Infirmary, Glasgow Consultant Radiologist; Laurence Berman, MB, BS, FRCP, FRCR, Lecturer and Honorary Consultant Radiologist, University of Cambridge and Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge Consultant Radiologist; Simon Morley, FRCR, Consultant Radiologist, University College Hospitals, London, UK and Gerald de Lacey, MA, FRCR, Consultant Radiologist to www.radiology-courses.com and formerly Consultant Radiologist at Northwick Park Hospital, London, UK
Published Reviews

"It contains just the right amount of information to accommodate readers from trainees through to consultant or attending level; it can just as easily be used for revision as it can for reference". Reviewed by African Journal of Emergency Medicine , Jun 2015

"Since the publication of the first edition in 1995, this book has been essential reading for anyone working in the acute world of a casualty department. This book will provide essential reading and support to A&E trainees, medical students, radiology trainees, reporting radiographers and clinical nurse specialists, all of whom may be faced with trauma cases requiring accurate diagnosis and treatment. It will [also] remind more senior clinical staff about some of the less frequent signs and principles relating to radiograph interpretation." Reviewed by RAD Magazine, Feb 2015

Table of Content Basic Principles
Skull
Face
Shoulder
Elbow
Wrist and Distal Forearm
Hand and Fingers
Cervical Spine
Thoracic and Lumbar Spine
Pelvis
Hip and Proximal Femur
Knee
Ankle and Hindfoot
Midfoor and Forefoot
Chest
Abdomen
Penetrating Foreign Bodies
Swallowed Foreign Bodies
Particular Paediatric Points
Glossary
Publication Date 27-08-2014
Pages 380
Trim 216h x 138w mm
Stock Status In Stock
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