9781632410238 t fc

ISBN : 9781632410238

Publisher :   haylemedical

Language :   English

Category :   Diagnostic Imaging

Publication Year :   2015

Price : USD 155.00

Description :  Medical sonography is a medical imaging technique employed across a number of medical disciplines. The use of this technique is rapidly growing due to its easy accessibility and relatively low cost. A number of high quality ultrasound imaging systems are available these days which are easily transportable, making it a diagnostic tool susceptible for bedside and office scanning. This book presents applications of sonography which can be practiced across many medical disciplines like urology, neurology, radiology, etc. Medical sonography plays a vital role in fields like rheumatology, thoracic medicine, obstetrics and fetal medicine. It provides information about traditional applications in medical sonography like testicular, biliary and breast sonography as well as sonography in early pregnancy. It also comprises of detailed accounts on interesting and advanced applications of sonography.

Author/Editor :  Kristen Bone

Author's Description :  Kristen Bone, PhD, is a research professor at a medical university; and specializes in medical imaging methods and radiology. Her academic and research interests lie in diagnostic sonography (ultrasonography) and tomography. She is associated with various medical associations and is a regular contributor to their journals. Kristen has authored more than 83 journal papers and articles and 2 books; and the majority of these publications have resulted from her independent research programs, mainly focusing on medical imaging.