Recommended Books for Radiology Residents: Chest

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Chest Radiology: The Essentials
By Jannette Collins
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Hardcover - 284 pages

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This text is based on Dr. Collins's award-winning syllabus for the chest radiology course she teaches at the University of Wisconsin. The book explains the use of all current imaging modalities, with particular emphasis on the interpretation of chest radiographs. Coverage begins with an illustrated discussion of normal radiographic anatomy and proceeds to imaging techniques and radiographic manifestations of a wide variety of diseases. Numerous summary tables and over 700 illustrations complement the text.
The The Core Curriculum: Cardiopulmonary Imaging (The Core Curriculum Series)
By Ella A Kazerooni
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Hardcover - 608 pages

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Introducing a brand-new volume of The Core Curriculum--a series of textbooks that are indispensable as both guides for radiology residents' rotations and study tools for written boards or recertification exams. Each volume of The Core Curriculum examines one key area--such as ultrasound, neuroradiology, musculoskeletal imaging, cardiopulmonary imaging, head-and-neck imaging, or interventional radiology--and focuses on the essential information readers need to do well on the boards. The user-friendly presentation includes chapter outlines...tables...bulleted lists...boxed text...margin notes...key review points...hundreds of illustrations...and an easy-to-follow layout.
Felson's Principles of Chest Roentgenology Text with CD-ROM (Goodman, Felson's Principles of Chest Roentgenology)
By Lawrence R. Goodman
Publisher: Saunders
Paperback - 272 pages

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This classic text is the must-have primer of chest radiology. The Third Edition reflects the latest imaging approaches and terminology while retaining the easy-to-use format that has always made this book so popular. Images and diagrams appear on the left-hand pages while text and multiple-choice review questions appear on the corresponding right-hand pages. An accompanying CD-ROM includes additional images plus self-assessment tests representing three different levels of difficulty - to help you build your diagnostic skills regardless of your current degree of expertise.Uses the popular "programmed learning" approach to promote fast learning and reference.Covers every aspects of chest radiology, including basic science, image interpretation, and terminology.Features CT and MR images as well as traditional radiographs, for easy comparison between modalities.Introduces PET imaging, now widely used for diagnosing chest diseases.Provides complete explanations of new terminology.Replaces old images with the new, digital-quality radiographs.Includes a CD-ROM with additional images and tests of varying levels of difficulty...perfect for beginning medical students through fourth-year residents.
Thoracic Imaging: Pulmonary and Cardiovascular Radiology
By W. Richard Webb
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Hardcover - 832 pages

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Written by two of the world's most respected specialists in thoracic imaging, this is the most comprehensive text-reference to address imaging of the heart and lungs. Inside you'll discover the expert guidance required for the accurate radiologic assessment and diagnosis of both congenital and acquired cardiovascular and pulmonary diseases. Enter a new frontier in thoracic imaging... . Multidisciplinary approach lets you benefit from the knowledge and experience of basic scientists, cardiologists, and radiologists who have played important roles in the development of cardiovascular imaging. . Coverage of all current imaging modalities includes information on CT, high-resolution CT, MRI, plain field radiography, and MR angiography. You'll examine the procedural steps and applications of each technique, and discover ways to select the best approach for each patient. . 2,000 detail-revealing images depict the full range of normal anatomy and pathologic findings--a great aid in maximizing your diagnostic skills. . Outstanding learning tools make this an excellent teaching resource for trainees or a quick review for practitioners. . Numerous charts, tables, and schematics assist in differential diagnosis and put needed facts at your fingertips.
Diagnostic Imaging: Chest
Publisher: AMIRSYS
Hardcover - 992 pages

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Authored by one of the world's preeminent authorities in its field, this new book represents today's best single source of guidance on chest diagnostic 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! Not only does DI: Chest cover the lung · mediastinum · pleura · chest wall · and diaphragm, this new book includes a number of special topics such as atelectasis · trauma · lung cancer · portable ICU · and more!Covers the top diagnoses in chest imaging, 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 vivid, full-color anatomy and pathology drawings.Displays a "thumbnail" visual differential diagnosis for each entity.
Diagnostic and Surgical Imaging Anatomy: Chest, Abdomen, Pelvis: Published by Amirsys®
By Michael P Federle
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Hardcover - 1250 pages

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This volume of the landmark Diagnostic and Surgical Imaging Anatomy series combines a rich pictorial database of high-resolution images and lavish, 3-D color illustrations to help you interpret multiplanar scans with confidence. The book brings you close up to see key structures with meticulously labeled anatomic landmarks from axial, coronal, and sagittal planes. Contents include 250 detail-revealing 3-D color illustrations, 2,000 high-resolution digital scans, and at-a-glance imaging summaries for the chest, abdomen, and pelvis.