Recommended Books for Radiology Residents: Breast

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Breast Imaging: The Requisites (Requisites in Radiology)
By Debra Ikeda
Publisher: Mosby
Hardcover - 352 pages

Product Description
This new volume in the best-selling Radiology Requisites series concisely synthesizes all of today's core knowledge about mammography. Clinically oriented coverage encompasses everything from basic principles through the latest diagnostic imaging techniques, equipment, and technology. Practice-proven tips and excellent problem-solving discussions are accompanied by more than 700 images of the highest quality. The result is an outstanding review source for certification or recertification, as well as a highly user-friendly resource for everyday clinical practice.Presents comprehensive, state-of-the-art coverage of risk factors · image interpretation and workup · breast masses and calcifications · cancer and its treatment · silicone breast implants · the postoperative breast · clinical problems · invasive procedures · MRI and MRI-guided procedures · and much more.Describes all imaging modalities currently used in breast screening and diagnosis, as well as potential directions for the future.Delivers more than 700 outstanding illustrations that demonstrate a full range of mammography approaches and findings.Offers numerous outlines, tables, "pearls," and boxed material for easy reading and reference.
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Diagnostic Imaging: Breast (Diagnostic Imaging)
By Wendie A. Berg
Publisher: AMIRSYS
Hardcover - 860 pages

Product Description
Authored by some of the world's preeminent authorities in its field, this new book represents today's best single source of guidance on breast imaging! It presents more details for each diagnosis · more representative images · more case data · and more current references than any other reference tool. At the same time, its user-friendly format lets readers access all of this information remarkably quickly!Covers the top imaging diagnoses in breast, including both common and uncommon entities.Provides exquisitely reproduced imaging examples for every diagnosisplus concise, bulleted summaries of terminology · imaging findings · key facts · differential diagnosis · pathology · clinical issues · a diagnostic checklist · and selected references. Includes an extensive image gallery for each entity, depicting common and variant cases.Offers a vivid, full-color design that makes the material easy to read.Displays a "thumbnail" visual differential diagnosis for each entity.
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Breast Imaging: Case Review Series (Case Review)
By Emily Conant
Publisher: Mosby
Paperback - 232 pages

Product Description
This new volume in the popular Case Review Series in Radiology series reviews a full range of clinical issues in breast imaging, including mammographic positioning, calcifications, FNA, and ultrasound appearance of masses. Approximately 200 cases, with one to four unknown images and corresponding questions, probe your knowledge of a wide variety of topics in the field. Accompanying answers, commentary, and references help you to gain a better understanding of how the correct diagnosis was reached. Packed with hundreds of high-quality images, this affordable, easy-to-use resource offers an ideal way to sharpen your diagnostic skills and study for exams.Features a user-friendly case format to facilitate the quick location and review of specific information.Divides cases into Opening Round, Fair Game, and Challenge categories allowing you to assess your proficiency at three different levels of complexity.Includes a list of questions following each case - with answers and rationales - plus a brief discussion emphasizing characteristic imaging features, differential diagnostic considerations, and key points of clinical information.Provides detailed commentary and selected helpful references on each topic.Includes cross-references to Breast Imaging: The Requisites, by Debra Ikeda, MD.