Diagnostic Imaging: Nuclear Medicine , 2nd Edition

Author
By Paige Bennett, MD and Umesh D Oza, MD
ISBN
9780323377539
Publication Date
13-10-2015
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  • Time-saving reference features include bulleted text, a variety of test data tables, key facts in each chapter, 2,000 full-color annotated images, and an extensive index

A tactical guide for radiologists and nuclear medicine physicians, Diagnostic Imaging: Nuclear Medicine, Second Edition is practical, easy-to-use, and in-touch with the realities of multimodality diagnostic imaging. This comprehensive yet accessible reference addresses the most appropriate nuclear medicine options available to answer specific clinical questions within the framework of all imaging modalities. Sweeping updates include a complete reorganization, new differential diagnoses based on findings, and new chapters on physics and Nuclear Regulatory Commission guidelines. User-friendly bulleted text and a uniform chapter layout allow fast and effortless access to the crucial knowledge you need!


Key Features
  • Time-saving reference features include bulleted text, a variety of test data tables, key facts in each chapter, 2,000 full-color annotated images, and an extensive index
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
ISBN 9780323377539
Author Informaiton By Paige Bennett, MD, Associate Professor of Radiology, Nuclear Medicine, Department of Radiology, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston-Salem, North Carolina and Umesh D Oza, MD, Program Director and Core Faculty, Diagnostic Radiology Residency, Baylor University Medical Center Dallas, Clinical Associate Professor, Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine, Round Rock, Texas
Pp Authortext Bennett & Oza
New to this Edition
  • Expanded coverage of the most important topics and trends in nuclear medicine including
      • Recently revised radioactive iodine therapy guidelines for hyperthyroidism and thyroid cancer
      • New bone tumor therapy radium-223 (currently indicated for treatment of painful bone metastases in prostate cancer)
      • New I-123 ioflupane dopamine transporter imaging for diagnosis of parkinsonian syndromes
      • F-18 PET/CT bone scan (particularly its indication for nonaccidental trauma in children)

  • Meticulous updates throughout reflect the latest advances as well as all study guide topics listed for the new American Board of Radiology exam, including physics and Nuclear Regulatory Commission guidelines
  • Expert Consult eBook version included with purchase allows you to search all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices
Published Reviews

"From the contents page to the index, the layout is clear, well-structured and easy to read. This is a stylish, glossy, beautifully and extensively illustrated tome with much quality substance as well."

"This new edition lives up to the high expectations other titles from Amirsys have set. It covers an array of topics and addresses multiple different agents currently used in clinical practice. The bulleted format with its standard discussion makes for an easy and rapid read." Reviewed by Tara Catanzano, MD (Baystate Medical Center) for Doody's Review Service

 

"From the contents page to the index, the layout is clear, well-structured and easy to read. This is a stylish, glossy, beautifully and extensively illustrated tome with much quality substance as well."

-Dr. Peter Strouhal, RAD Magazine (August, 2016)

E-SBN 9780323400442
Imprint Elsevier
Publication Date 13-10-2015
Pages 588
Trim 276 x 216 (8 1/2 x 10 7/8)
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