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Uniform Title Chest radiology (Collins)
Title Chest radiology : the essentials / editors, Jannette Collins, Md, MEd, FCCP, FACR, Ben Felson Professor and Chair of Radiology, Professor of Medicine, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio, Eric J. Stern, MD, Professor of Radiology, Adjunct Professor of Medicine, Medicine Education and Bioinformatics, and Global Health, Vice-Chair, Academic Affairs, University of Washington, Settle, Washington
Edition Third edition
Published Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health, [2015]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 413 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Normal anatomy of the chest -- Signs and patterns of lung disease -- Interstitial lung disease -- Alveolar lung disease -- Monitoring and support devices: "Tubes and lines" -- Mediastinal masses -- Solitary and multiple pulmonary nodules -- Chest trauma -- Pleura, chest wall, and diaphragm -- Upper lung disease, infection, and immunity -- Atelectasis -- Peripheral lung disease -- Airways -- Unilateral hyperlucent hemithorax -- Neoplasms of the lung -- Congenital lung disease -- Pulmonary vasculature disease -- Congenital and acquired cardiac disease -- Thoracic aorta
Summary "A concise and readable text of chest radiology aimed at helping first and second-year radiology residents acquire the basic knowledge to interpret plain films and essential CT findings. Chapters start with learning objectives; schematic drawings and tables summarize common causes of radiologic abnormalities. A self-assessment exam at the end includes a variety of exercises, followed by detailed answers and explanations"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Chest -- Diseases -- Diagnosis.
Chest -- Radiography.
Radiography, Thoracic -- methods.
Lung Diseases -- diagnostic imaging.
Form Electronic book
Author Collins, Jannette, editor
Stern, Eric J., editor
LC no. 2014028970
ISBN 1469888564 (electronic bk.)
9781469888569 (electronic bk.)