High-Resolution CT of the Lung | 3rd Edition
AUTHOR: Webb, W. Richard and Naidich, David P.
PUBLISHER: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
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Drs. Webb, M#65533;ller, and Naidich's widely acclaimed volume, High-Resolution CT of the Lung, Third Edition, explains how to use the newest high-resolution CT technology to diagnose lung disease. Still the only text on the topic, this compact, affordable reference is written by the foremost experts in the field and provides cutting-edge technical and clinical information.
This edition reviews new findings on expiratory scans and recent changes in the classification of interstitial pneumonia. Coverage includes descriptions of many additional disease entities, as well as new diagnostic algorithms. The extensively revised art program features more than 400 illustrations.
Drs. Stern and Swensen's High-Resolution CT of the Chest: Comprehensive Atlas, Second Edition is a valuable aid to interpreting pulmonary HRCT scans. Featuring over 700 large images—282 new to this edition—the atlas depicts the full spectrum of HRCT appearances of more than 50 diseases. The images are all accompanied by telling legends that are much easier to follow than lengthy blocks of text.
This edition features new chapters on expiratory HRCT; vascular diseases; problem-solving cases; and lung transplantation and lung volume reduction surgery. Other highlights include expanded coverage of anatomic variance...more HRCT appearances of drug toxicity...an expanded ARDS section...and pediatric cases.
This package also includes Dr. Webb's High-Resolution Lung CT CD-ROM from The University of California San Francisco Interactive Radiology Series.
PUBLICATION DATE: 12/15/2000
CATEGORY: Medical, Reference