A reference for both students and health professionals in radiology, affording them the opportunity to check and expand their knowledge of the anatomic details observable by radiology with guidance from the drawings accompanying each radiograph. One quarter of the radiographs in this extensively revised edition are new and represent diagnostic imaging methods that have become prominent in the past few years. Translated from the German. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
Incorporating the latest radiologic technology in this reference for students and health professionals, Wicke (Radiologic Institute Rudolfiner Hospital; Vienna, Austria) scans all parts of the body<--> utilizing conventional radiography, angiography, lymphography, sonography, computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imagining (MRI), and scintigraphy. The atlas is replete with contrast-enhanced radiographs and line drawings (which can be used as transparent overlays on the radiologic images for anatomic identification); includes a glossary.