*Utilizes unique, pattern-recognition approach to detect and diagnose disease
*Clear, concise guidelines for determining a diagnosis
*Adopts a differential diagnostic approach to the specialty
*Not just a bone book. Covers joint diseases and discrete presentation of soft tissue sarcomas as well.
*Full spectrum of malignant and non-malignant disorders covered in detail
*Abundant examples and coverage of all imaging modalities(plain-film, CT MRI, ultrasound, nuclear scanning).
*Covers most practical way of staging and grading each disease
*Covers with side-by-side examples variants of each grade of disorder(From normal anatomy-to"incipient disease"to "full blown" disorder, etc.
*Special chapters on the early detection of skeletal malformations.
*"Boxes" detailing morphologic features of each set of entities contained within each chapter.
*Special guidance on when to upgrade to more sophisticated imaging modalities.
Mark Schweitzer, MD, Thomas Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA
Theodore Miller, MD, North Shore University Medical Center, Mineola, NY
Drs. Miller and Schweitzer have collaborated on nearly 100+ articles and book chapters on bone and joint radiology during their tenure together. Both also remain prominent figures in the Radiologic Society of North America, and have been responsible for moderating key seminars on the radiologic presentation of inflammatory bone diseases at the annual RSNA meeting.