Recommended Books for Radiology Residents: Requisites

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Pediatric Radiology: the Requisites
By Johan G. Blickman
Publisher: Mosby
Hardcover - 320 pages

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Pediatric Radiology: THE REQUISITES provides a concise yet comprehensive guide to the basics of interpreting diagnostic imaging studies of infants and children. The content is divided by organ system with eight chapters covering: overview of pediatric imaging; chest; heart; gastrointestinal tract; accessory organs of digestion; genitourinary tract; skeletal system; and neuroimaging. Each chapter discusses the use of appropriate imaging modalities in assessing the particular organ system. The diagnosis of emergency conditions is integrated throughout. Special attention is paid to growth and development, which are of utmost importance in interpreting pediatric studies.Provides concise, comprehensive coverage of the basics of interpreting diagnostic imaging studies of infants and children -- precisely the information needed to pass the Boards or CAQs. Features more than 650 state-of-the-art multimodality images, including color Doppler, correlating each disease with various types of imaging. Discusses the use of all appropriate imaging modalities for assessment in each organ system chapter, helping the reader make clinically-relevant decisions in practice. Numerous boxes and tables list pearls, key concepts, differentials, and more, helping the reader absorb information through the use of concise summaries and repeated emphasis of key facts. Integrates the diagnosis of emergency conditions into each chapter as appropriate. Pays special attention to growth and development, helping the reader navigate this uniquely important aspect of pediatric studies. Places principles in a clinical context by discussing various diseases with associated clinical syndromes, causes, findings, and imaging appearances.Spanish version also available, ISBN: 84-8174-370-4
Neuroradiology: The Requisites (Requisites in Radiology)
By Robert I. Grossman
Publisher: Mosby
Hardcover - 864 pages

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This volume in the popular Requisites in Radiology series concisely presents all of today's need-to-know information in neuroradiology. Completely revised and updated, it progresses from the basics of imaging techniques and anatomy to brain diseases and neurodegenerative and congenital abnormalities. It then discusses the subsites of neuroradiology, the head and neck, and degenerative and non-degenerative diseases of the spine. This compact, clinically oriented, easy-to-read format makes it exceptionally useful as a study tool for boards and the CAQ exam for the subspecialty.Features all the elements of previous Requisites volumesincluding summaries of major points, boxed information, highlights, and a focus on the most necessary material.Presents the basic clinical, factual, and interpretative material required for clinical practice.Offers the authors' personal perspectives and experiences on the approach and pitfalls in neuroradiology.Updates all information including nuclear medicine applications for thyroid and PTH along with ocular sonography, temporal bone anatomy, and spine trauma.Expands the chapter on techniques to include new technologies such as FLAIR sequences, functional MRI, and spiral CT.Includes new differential diagnosis tables and more diagrams on base of skull anatomy.Offers over 725 illustrations, 50% of them new.
Gastrointestinal Imaging: The Requisites (Requisites in Radiology)
By Robert D. Halpert
Publisher: Mosby
Hardcover - 384 pages

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This concise, practical resource covers all of today's need-to-know information in gastrointestinal imaging...in 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.Presents core knowledge and expertise in gastrointestinal imaging.Delivers more than 750 outstanding illustrations that demonstrate a full range of gastrointestinal imaging approaches and findings.Offers numerous outlines, tables, "pearls," and boxed material for easy reading and reference.Organized in a user-friendly way: by organ system and then by radiologic finding within the chapter.Includes new coverage of multi-slice CT to keep you on the cutting edge in radiology.Updates and replaces images and modalities from previous editions to reflect current trends in radiology.
Ultrasound: The Requisites (Requisites in Radiology)
By William D. Middleton
Publisher: Mosby
Hardcover - 624 pages

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This new volume in the popular Radiology Requisites series efficiently presents all of the core knowledge in general, vascular, and obstetric/gynecologic ultrasound. It covers everything from basic principles through state-of-the-art tech-niques, with a focus on the specific information needed to pass the boards and practice radiology. Concise but compre-hensive, it is extremely easy to read, with abundant charts and lists to summarize important facts at a glance.Displays a full range of images for each type of abnormality, helping readers to recognize the range of sonographic findings.
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 imaging...in 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.
Nuclear Medicine: The Requisites, Third Edition (Requisites in Radiology)
By Harvey A. Ziessman
Publisher: Mosby
Hardcover - 704 pages

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The 3rd Edition of this successful resource continues to present an easy and affordable way to master core knowledge and review important facts pertinent to the specialty. A concise, user-friendly formatwith at-a-glance illustrations, boxes, and tablesenables you to access information quickly. Revised throughout to reflect the very latest advances in the field, it makes an excellent study source for certification and recertification review as well as clinical reference.Presents clear descriptions of nuclear medicine principles and techniques.Emphasizes the core knowledge needed for certification and practice in a clear and succinct manner.Offers sample protocols for each procedure.Provides an excellent resource at an inexpensive price.Presents revised Nuclear Cardiology, Neurology, Endocrine System, and Genitourinary System chapters that reflect the rapid expansion of PET imaging, including a whole new chapter on F-18 FDG PET imaging.Features expanded use of Pearls, Pitfalls, and Frequently Asked Questions for more helpful information.
Vascular and Interventional Radiology: The Requisites
By John A. Kaufman
Publisher: Mosby
Hardcover - 510 pages

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Part of the definitive Requisites series, this volumes offers all the essentials necessary to pass exams in radiology and practice in the field. Practicing radiologists will use it as a handy, practical, daily reference tool in this subspecialty area. The first part on Vascular Radiology covers the following topics: vascular imaging techniques; vascular pathology; lower extremity and pelvis; abdomen; thorax; and the great vessel. The second part on interventional radiology covers topics such as: basic principles; vascular interventional techniques; biliary tract; GU and reproductive systems; gastrointestinal system; biopsy and drainage in the abdomen; cervicothoracic biopsy; and drainage in the thorax.Provides a comprehensive yet manageable review of the principles and practice of vascular and interventional radiology for the resident preparing for exams and for the practitioner needing a quick-consult resource of information.Provides a solid foundation laid in the basics of state-of-the-art vascular and interventional radiology.Includes discussion of vascular procedures in the lower extremity and pelvis, abdomen, thorax, and great vessel, and other interventional procedures in the biliary tract, GU and reproductive tracts, GI tract, and thorax, placing principles in a clinical context.Includes personal and to-the-point discussions in a well-organized format, providing a friendly tone for enjoyable, effective learning. Appropriate to read from cover-to-cover or to skim for off-the-shelf consultation.Provides chapter-opening outlines revealing topics to be covered in the chapter and providing a useful search engine for quick location of material.Includes numerous boxes and tables which highlight differential diagnosis, radiologic patterns of disease, key findings, indications for procedures, procedural steps, handy tips, and other critical guidelines to emphasize key facts and concepts and help the reader identify and absorb important information.Includes approximately 750 high-quality, multimodality images integrated into text.Provides a suggested readings list of journal articles and books relevant to the chapter topic at hand, recommending further study and review.Part of the highly-acclaimed series, THE REQUISITES, which offers an effective formula for exam preparation and practical daily reference.
Genitourinary Radiology: Radiology Requisites Series
By Ronald Zagoria
Publisher: Mosby
Hardcover - 416 pages

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The thoroughly updated New Edition of this best-selling Radiology Requisites volume concisely synthesizes all of today's core knowledge in genitourinary radiology. 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 450 images of the highest quality. What's more, abundant boxes, tables, outlines, and suggested reading lists make reference easy.Delivers more than 450 outstanding illustrations that demonstrate a full range of genitourinary radiologic approaches and imaging findings Offers numerous outlines, tables, "pearls," and boxed material for easy reading and reference.Presents state-of-the-art coverage of MR urography, uterine artery embolization, CT for renal stone disease, and many other new areas in the field. Explores all of the latest genitourinary imaging techniques.Represents the work of a single authorfor a consistent, cohesive approach throughout.
Breast Imaging: The Requisites (Requisites in Radiology)
By Debra Ikeda
Publisher: Mosby
Hardcover - 352 pages

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

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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.