Recommended Books for Radiology Residents: Cardiac

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Cardiac Imaging: The Requisites
By Stephen Miller
Publisher: Mosby
Hardcover - 464 pages

Product Description
The thoroughly updated New Edition of this best-selling Radiology Requisites volume concisely synthesizes all of today's core knowledge about cardiac imaging. Clinically oriented coverage encompasses everything from basic principles through the latest diagnostic imaging techniques, equipment, and technology. New coverage includes MR imaging of cardiac abnormalities, electron beam CT, fetal echocardiography, and much more. Practice-proven tips and excellent problem-solving discussions are accompanied by more than 800 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.Covers valvular, ischemic, pericardial, myocardial, congenital, and thoracic/aortic heart disease. Describes all of the imaging modalities currently being used (plain film, ultrasound, CT, and MR), and discusses potential future developments.Delivers more than 800 outstanding illustrations that demonstrate a full range of cardiac imaging approaches and findings.Offers numerous outlines, tables, "pearls," and boxed material for easy reading and reference.Offers a significantly revised chapter on MR imaging, with greatly expanded coverage of cardiac abnormalities.Includes brand-new coverage of electron beam CT.Delivers a completely new chapter on Fetal Echocardiography.
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Cardiac Imaging: Case Review Series (Case Review)
By Gautham Reddy
Publisher: Mosby
Paperback - 224 pages

Product Description
This new volume in the best-selling Case Review series helps readers test their mastery of all of today's core knowledge in cardiac imaging. Hundreds of case studieswith over 350 superb images as well as questions, answers, rationales, and referencescover everything from basic principles through the latest diagnostic imaging techniques, equipment, and technology. The result is an outstanding review source for the American Board of Radiology's oral exam in cardiopulmonary radiology as well as for other exams in the field.Organizes case studies into "Opening Round," "Fair Game," and "Challenge" sections that present varying levels of difficulty.Features more than 350 high-quality, state-of-the-art images representing a wide range of clinical situations encountered in cardiac imaging.Includes page references to Miller: Cardiac Imaging: The Requisites, 2nd Edition (0-323-01755-X) as well as to other current works in the literature, making it easy to find in-depth explanations of any subject.Mirrors the format and content of the American Board of Radiology's oral exam in cardiopulmonary radiology, offering readers highly effective preparation assistance.