Recommended Books for Radiology Residents: Musculoskeletal

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Musculoskeletal Imaging: The Requisites (Requisites in Radiology)
By B. J. Manaster
Publisher: Mosby
Hardcover - 704 pages

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This concise, practical resource covers all of today's need-to-know information in musculoskeletal an exceptionally user-friendly format. Because it's so compact, clinically oriented, and easy to read, this new volume in the Requisites series is an ideal study tool as well as a convenient reference for practice.Delivers more than 750 outstanding illustrations that demonstrate a full range of musculoskeletal imaging approaches and findings.Offers numerous outlines, tables, "pearls," and boxed material for easy reading and reference.Presents new coverage of multi-slice CT, MRI and Ultrasound to keep you on the cutting edge in radiology.Updates and replaces more than 200 images from previous editions to stay completely current.Includes new Chapters on: Imaging of soft tissues: the basics G Radiographic anatomy G Bone marrow imaging, G Bone Biopsy.Discusses more throroughly: basic approach to tumor and arthritis imaging G numerous common and rare musculoskeletal conditions.Enhances ease of use with reorganization of chapters into 9 sections, making it easier to find information.
Fundamentals of Skeletal Radiology
By Clyde A. Helms
Publisher: Saunders
Paperback - 384 pages

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Popularly known as "the pink book," this classic text has served tens of thousands of students, residents, and clinicians as an effective, concise, and enjoyable introduction to musculoskeletal imaging. The author's entertaining writing style quickly conveys the essence of the material. This thoroughly updated 3rd Edition features an increased emphasis on MR imaging and enhanced coverage of knee imaging, plus many new and improved imaging examples. It remains a perfect first book on musculoskeletal radiology as well as a terrific quick review of the subject.Uses hundreds of high-quality digital radiographs, MRIs, bone scans, and CT images to demonstrate all of the concepts discussed.Features a succinct, highly accessible writing style that makes information easy to understand.Offers an increased emphasis on MR imaging.Presents an expanded section on knee imaging.Covers hot topics such as MR Imaging of the Knee · MR Imaging of the Shoulder · Lumbar Spine: Disc Disease and Stenosis · and Metabolic Bone Disease.Delivers 25% more images than the last edition, with improved image quality throughout.
Musculoskeletal MRI
By Phoebe A. Kaplan
Publisher: Saunders
Hardcover - 456 pages

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MUSCULOSKELETAL MRI covers the essential and basic facts of musculoskeletal magnetic resonance imaging. Normal anatomy, the most common abnormalities, and diseases that are unique to the anatomic site are discussed along with individual joints and general disease processes. To facilitate learning, the text is logically organized by discussing the components of anatomy, then immediately explains abnormalities affecting the individual structures.
Diagnostic Imaging: Orthopaedics
By David Stoller
Publisher: AMIRSYS
Hardcover - 992 pages

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Authored by one of the acknowledged leaders and preeminent teachers in musculoskeletal radiology, this innovative text is certain to become the new standard among orthopaedic diagnostic imaging references. The first volume in the new Diagnostic Imaging Series from Amirsys and Saunders, it features a templated, full-color format that makes finding information much easier. Each chapter presents all of the information readers need to pinpoint a diagnosis. Coverage of each entity addresses Clinical Presentation · Pathologic Features · Imaging Findings for the appropriate modalities · and Differential Diagnosis lists. In addition, each chapter has detailed anatomic drawings in full color, an extensive image case gallery, and a visual "thumbnail" differential diagnosis. Numerous surgical, gross and histologic pathology photographs are included. No other musculoskeletal imaging text is as comprehensive and user-friendly. The unique bulleted format provides efficient reading, with the same information in the same placeevery time! It's as if an expert has done the highlighting for you!Covers the top diagnoses in orthopaedics, including both common and uncommon entities.Uses a concise, highly templated approachsimilar to POCKETRADIOLOGIST®but provides more details for each heading, more references, many more images, and more case data. You get twice the facts, and four times the images as other texts. There is no extra verbiage!Offers a vivid, full-color design with over 500 color anatomy and pathology drawings. Provides detailed coverage of key facts and differential diagnosis.Includes an extensive image bank for each entity with common and variant casesDisplays a "thumbnail" visual differential diagnosis for each entity.
Diagnostic and Surgical Imaging Anatomy: Musculoskeletal (Diagnostic and Surgical Imaging Anatomy)
By B. J., M.D., Ph.D. Manaster
Publisher: Amirsys
Paperback - 1214 pages

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Amirsysr eBook Advantage is compatible only with Internet Explorer 6.0 or later. This richly illustrated and superbly organized text/atlas is part of the new Diagnostic and Surgical Imaging Anatomy series produced by the innovative medical information systems provider Amirsysr. Written by the preeminent authorities in musculoskeletal imaging, this volume will give radiologists a thorough understanding of the detailed anatomy that underlies contemporary imaging. The book features over 2,000 high-resolution 3T MRI and multidetector row CT images in many planes, combined with over 300 correlative full-color anatomic drawings that show human anatomy in the projections radiologists use. Succinct, bulleted text accompanying the images identifies the clinical and pathologic entities in each anatomic area. With the eBook, you'll receive the print book as well as an instant-access, online e-book: Continuously updated, fully searchable online version Fast-access differential diagnosis tables based on specific anatomic area Optically clear images with interactive self-assessments CME credit availabl
Musculoskeletal Imaging: Case Review Series (Case Review)
By Joseph S. Yu
Publisher: Mosby
Paperback - 304 pages

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This volume in the Case Review Series in Radiology offers readers nearly 400 multi-modality diagnostic images*presented as "unknowns"*from 200 randomly-ordered case studies at three levels of difficulty. The images in each case study are accompanied by questions that mimic the format of the certification exams. After formulating a differential diagnosis, readers can self-evaluate their interpretive skills by reviewing the answers and rationales. Each case includes up-to-date references for further study.