Clinically Oriented Pulmonary Imaging by Arlene Sirajuddin (auth.), Jeffrey P. Kanne (eds.)

By Arlene Sirajuddin (auth.), Jeffrey P. Kanne (eds.)

Diagnostic imaging is a vital part within the evaluate of the sufferer with recognized or suspected respiration tract ailment. whereas chest radiography keeps to function the first software for imaging the chest, advances in computed tomography (CT) have resulted in various purposes equivalent to high-resolution CT (HRCT), complicated three-D airway imaging, and image-guided procedures.

The goal of this ebook is to convey a clinically-oriented method of pulmonary imaging. every one bankruptcy of the e-book will offer an geared up method of the various elements of imaging of particular scientific eventualities, targeting strengths and weaknesses of obtainable imaging exams. top of the range examples of common imaging findings of particular stipulations will complement the text.

The goal readers comprise practising internists, pulmonologists, thoracic surgeons, and first care practitioners. different readers will contain breathing care therapists and clinical scholars. The proposed cohort of authors represents specialists within the box of thoracic radiology. those authors have adventure in thoracic radiology and scientific writing, every one will carry a pretty good bankruptcy assembly the goals and scope of this publication whereas addressing the objective viewers. other than the 1st 3 chapters, that are introductory fabrics, each one writer should be invited to choose a clinician with whom they paintings heavily to function a co-author so one can supply a bankruptcy that keeps the scientific orientation of this book.

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