Recommended Books for Radiology Residents: Ultrasound

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Ultrasound: The Requisites (Requisites in Radiology)
By William D. Middleton
Publisher: Mosby
Hardcover - 624 pages

Product Description
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.
The The Core Curriculum: Ultrasound (The Core Curriculum Series)
By William E Brant
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Hardcover - 560 pages

Product Description
Introducing a new series of textbooks that will be indispensable as guides for radiology residents' rotations and study tools for written boards or recertification exams. Each volume of The Core Curriculum focuses on one key area--such as ultrasound, head-and-neck imaging, or interventional radiology--and features key review points and sample board-format questions and answers. 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. This inaugural volume, The Core Curriculum: Ultrasound, complements and supplements Dr. Brant's ultrasound section in the highly successful textbook, Fundamentals of Diagnostic Radiology, Second Edition.
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Diagnostic Imaging: Ultrasound (Diagnostic Imaging)
By Anil T. Ahuja
Publisher: AMIRSYS
Hardcover - 1092 pages

Product Description
This book was written with you in mind, employing a user-friendly format, succinct information and over 2500 ultrasound images. Correlative images using other modalities are also included for comparison and to allow a quick and seamless transition between ultrasound and other modalities. The book is focused on providing you a practical reference for use in a busy practice. It provides relevant information in bulleted form, making it the perfect one-stop quick reference for a scanning or reporting session. Ultrasound images of both common and less common diseases are provided to help in formulating a diagnosis and suitable differential diagnoses.Covers the top imaging diagnoses in ultrasound, including both common and less common 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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General and Vascular Ultrasound: Case Review Series (Case Review)
By William D. Middleton
Publisher: Mosby
Paperback - 288 pages

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Part of the popular Case Review series, this outstanding Board review book presents over 200 unknown casescomplete with over 350 state-of-the-art images, questions, answers, commentary, references, and moreto enhance your imaging interpretation skills in general and vascular ultrasound. Discussions incorporate the most recent knowledge from the literature in this field, providing an excellent review for both residents and practitioners.Follows the format of the Boards, and offers case studies similar to those likely to be found on exams, for a realistic preparation for the test-taking experience.Presents cases in 3 overall categoriesfrom least to most difficultto build your skills in a cumulative way.Offers cross references to Ultrasound: The Requisites, 2nd Edition, so it's easy to find in-depth information on any subject.Offers 20 new case studies, including emphysematous pyelonephritis/pyelitis, xanthogranulomatous pyelonephritis, subcutaneous lipoma, upper extremity DVT, and renal duplication. Places an increased emphasis on differential diagnosis, to help you distinguish specific diseases and disorders from others that have a similar sonographic presentation.Features new images and color illustrations throughout the text.Groups cases by topic for a more efficient, targeted review of information.