By Ethan J. Halpern
Praise for the 1st Edition:
"Well written, good equipped [and] effortless to read...provides every little thing health practitioner would have to recognize with a view to contain cardiac CT in his or her practice...this ebook was once a excitement to read."--Radiology
With a unique emphasis at the complementary nature of anatomic and useful cardiac info, Clinical Cardiac CT: Anatomy and Function -- now in a lavishly illustrated moment variation -- guarantees physicians increase the talents they should interpret cardiac CT pictures with confidence.
This quantity starts with a short creation to the necessities of CT strategy, common cardiac anatomy, and anatomic anomalies. The specialist authors then speak about the scientific software of cardiac CT for possibility stratification, easy methods to review coronary artery ailment, and the preoperative making plans for and postoperative evaluation of percutaneous cardiac strategies, together with coronary stents and skip grafts.
- Entirely new chapters deal with evaluate of the
thoracic aorta, congenital center affliction within the grownup, triple rule-out CT
angiography, and the newest options in cardiac CT
- 1,157 high-resolution CT photos -- together with over 500
images which are new to this version -- show the whole variety of standard
cardiac adaptations and pathologic findings
- An accompanying DVD includes 3-D monitors of anatomic
relationships and cine clips of greater than 2 hundred circumstances that show cardiac
function and valve evaluate
- New details on frontier recommendations, together with
myocardial perfusion and special distinction agents
This hugely visible reference
is vital for an individual eager about appearing or examining cardiac CT
images. it really is a necessary source for radiologists, cardiologists, or
cardiothoracic surgeons, in addition to for citizens or fellows getting ready for forums or a cardiac imaging rotation.