Medical

Chest X-Ray Made Easy E-Book

Author: Jonathan Corne

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 184

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Translated into over a dozen languages, this book has been widely praised for making interpretation of the chest X-ray as simple as possible. It describes the range of conditions likely to be encountered on the wards and guides the doctor through the process of examining and interpreting the film based on the appearance of the abnormality shown. It then assists the doctor in determining the nature of the abnormality and points the clinician towards a possible differential diagnosis. It covers the common radiological problems the junior doctors are faced with starting with the appearance of the film, e.g. showing generalised shadowing or a coin lesion. It gives advice on how to examine an X-ray, how to check its technical quality and how to identify where the lesion is. All the X-rays are accompanied by a simple line diagram outlining where the abnormality is. Covers the full range of common radiological problems. Includes valuable advice on how to examine an X-ray. Assists the doctor in determining the nature of the abnormality. Points the clinician towards a possible differential diagnosis. Now presented in two-colour to enhance the appearance of the text. New material includes an introduction to thoracic CT scanning indicating the usefulness of these scans where appropriate.
Medical

Chest X-Ray Made Easy E-Book

Author: Jonathan Corne

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 222

View: 506

This popular guide to the examination and interpretation of chest radiographs is an invaluable aid for medical students, junior doctors, nurses, physiotherapists and radiographers. Translated into over a dozen languages, this book has been widely praised for making interpretation of the chest X-ray as simple as possible The chest X-ray is often central to the diagnosis and management of a patient. As a result every doctor requires a thorough understanding of the common radiological problems. This pocketbook describes the range of conditions likely to be encountered on the wards and guides the reader through the diagnostic process based on the appearance of the abnormality shown. Covers the full range of common radiological problems. Includes valuable advice on how to examine an X-ray. Assists the doctor in determining the nature of the abnormality. Points the clinician towards a possible differential diagnosis. A larger page size allows for larger and clearer illustrations. A new chapter on the sick patient covers the patient on ITU and the appearance of lines and tubes. There is extended use of CT imaging with advice on choosing modalities depending on the clinical circumstances. A new section of chest x-ray problems incorporates particularly challenging case histories. The international relevance of the text has been expanded with additional text and images.
Medical

Chest X-Rays for Medical Students

Author: Christopher Clarke

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 144

View: 329

Chest X-rays for Medical Students offers a fresh analytical approach to identifying chest abnormalities, helping medical students, junior doctors, and nurses understand the underlying physics and basic anatomical and pathological details of X-ray images of the chest. The authors provide a memorable framework for analysing and presenting chest radiographs, with each radiograph appearing twice in a side-by-side comparison, one as seen in a clinical setting and the second highlighting the pathology. This new second edition includes significant revisions, improved annotations of X-rays, expanded pathologies, and numerous additional high-quality images. A comprehensive one-stop guide to learning chest radiograph interpretation, this book: Aligns with the latest Royal College of Radiologists’ Undergraduate Radiology Curriculum Offers guidance on how to formulate normal findings Features self-assessment tests, presentation exercises, and varied examples Includes sections on radiograph quality X-ray hazards and precautions Chest X-rays for Medical Students is an ideal study guide and clinical reference for any medical student, junior doctor, nurse or radiographer.
Medical

Chest X-Ray Made Easy

Author: D. Kartikeyan

Publisher: Anshan Pub

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 177

View: 616

Radiology is an indispensable part of clinical medicine and the chest X-ray is the most commonly performed radiographic exam. It is usually recommended as the initial investigation when patients present with complaints of shortness of breath, persistent cough, chest pain or chest injury. The ability to analyse correctly, evaluate and understand this aspect of conventional radiology is critical for medical students entering their clinical years and for physicians throughout their career. "Chest X-Ray Made Easy" lives up to its title with clear, concise descriptions and explanations of standard view and special view images. Divided into three sections, it helps the reader identify normal cardiothoracic anatomic structures, recognise radiographic signs of lung pathologies, and correlate physical signs and symptoms of cardiopulmonary disease with the chest X-ray images. In a conveniently user-friendly format, "Chest X-Ray Made Easy" will be an invaluable pocket reference for students and qualified physicians.
Medical

Chest X-ray Made Easy

Author: Jonathan Corne

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 127

View: 238

This pocketbook describes the range of common radiological problems likely to be encountered by medical staff who have to interpret X-Rays that can be of good to poor definition. The examples are all accompanied by simple line diagrams.
Medical

Chest X-ray Made Easy

Author: D Karthikeyan

Publisher: Jaypee Brothers,Medical Publishers Pvt. Limited

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 236

View: 309

This new edition has been fully revised to provide radiologists and trainees with the latest information and guidance on chest X-ray. Divided into four sections, the book covers numerous conditions encountered in daily practice, explaining how to read and interpret X-ray images in order to make a differential diagnosis. The second edition features a brand new section of 30 cases correlating chest X-rays with high resolution computed tomography (HRCT) findings to assist understanding. The book is highly illustrated with images and diagrams, and includes a DVD ROM, as well as comprehensive appendices. Key points Fully revised, new edition providing latest information and guidance on chest X-ray Second edition features new section presenting 30 cases correlating chest X-ray with HRCT Highly illustrated and includes DVD ROM Previous edition (9788180619557) published in 2007
Medical

Chest X-Rays for Medical Students

Author: Christopher Clarke

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 144

View: 558

Chest X-rays for Medical Students offers a fresh analytical approach to identifying chest abnormalities, helping medical students, junior doctors, and nurses understand the underlying physics and basic anatomical and pathological details of X-ray images of the chest. The authors provide a memorable framework for analysing and presenting chest radiographs, with each radiograph appearing twice in a side-by-side comparison, one as seen in a clinical setting and the second highlighting the pathology. This new second edition includes significant revisions, improved annotations of X-rays, expanded pathologies, and numerous additional high-quality images. A comprehensive one-stop guide to learning chest radiograph interpretation, this book: Aligns with the latest Royal College of Radiologists’ Undergraduate Radiology Curriculum Offers guidance on how to formulate normal findings Features self-assessment tests, presentation exercises, and varied examples Includes sections on radiograph quality X-ray hazards and precautions Chest X-rays for Medical Students is an ideal study guide and clinical reference for any medical student, junior doctor, nurse or radiographer.
Medical

The Chest X-Ray

Author: Gerald De Lacey

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 376

View: 553

Featuring a practical, clinical approach - and written in a quick-access style - this portable, economical reference helps you build a strong foundation in chest x-ray interpretation. Three radiologists with years of clinical and teaching experience present fundamental principles and key anatomical concepts.walk you through examples of classic chest x-ray features that provide subtle evidence of abnormality.and explore a variety of problems and dilemmas common to everyday clinical practice. High-quality drawings and digital chest x-rays - combined with secrets from the radiologists' toolbox, helpful differential diagnoses, handy checklists, and key references - deliver all the assistance you need to enhance your interpretation skills. Provides a strong foundation of essential knowledge for an informed, systematic approach to accurate chest x-ray interpretation. Features the work of three radiologists who offer you the benefit of their many years of clinical and teaching experience. Emphasizes common errors and misdiagnoses to help ensure correct image readings. Presents step-by-step guidance in a bulleted, quick-access format, in short chapters focused on clinical problems, to make it easy to master the information that you need to know. Makes difficult anatomic concepts easier to grasp by pairing radiographs with color line drawings. Explains the nomenclature special to the field through a glossary of important terms. Highlights the most important concepts in diagnosis/interpretation via Key Points in each chapter.
Medical

Abdominal X-rays Made Easy

Author: James D. Begg

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 217

View: 844

This lively and entertaining manual on how to interpret abdominal radiographs will be invaluable to all medical students and junior doctors and has been written by a practising radiologist with many years' experience of teaching the subject. It outlines the few simple rules you need to follow, then explains how to sort out the initial and apparently overwhelming jumble of information which constitutes the abdominal X-ray. Knowledge of its contents will provide a secure base for tackling exams and the subsequent challenges of clinical practice. A comprehensive guide to all the common and serious conditions which are likely to be detected on a plain abdominal x-ray. Explains both how to look and what to look for on an abdominal film. Addresses exam technique to assist students preparing for clinical and OSCE exams. Fully updated including developments in the use of digital radiography and new legislation on radiation exposure. New additional illustrations of other complimentary forms of imaging such as the use of CT in suspected renal colic.
Medical

On-Call X-Rays Made Easy E-Book

Author: Iain Au-Yong

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 304

View: 618

This book provides a portable aid to the interpretation of a range of plain radiographs, many of which will be have to be interpreted by the admitting or on-call ward doctor. Plain X-rays are often the first investigation carried out on patients presenting acutely, in all specialties. Their interpretation is of paramount importance, as an accurate diagnosis will guide further management and investigation in these patients. The book will also help to guide initial further management, as well as guide the need for further imaging. The book’s layout enables easy and quick reference, with a radiograph of each condition together with a succinct description of the clinical signs, radiological signs and suggested further management of each life threatening condition. • A user-friendly guide to the interpretation of a range of on-call radiological conditions • The emphasis throughout is on acute plain x-ray appearances for which immediate management and senior help are necessary. • Written specifically for the on-call doctor working in all specialties. • Will also aid efficient and accurate referral across specialties.

Chest X-Ray Made Easy for Medical Students and Junior Doctors

Author: Bushra Johari

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category:

Page: 120

View: 811

Good knowledge of chest radiograph (Chest X-ray) interpretation is crucial for junior doctors as its one of the commonest investigations requested for patients in the wards, clinics or emergency department. For medical students, working through large textbooks can be daunting and time-consuming. Having a book that seems accomplishable is what you need as a starting point. This book is written to address that. The contents are simple and easy to digest but adequate for solid knowledge acquisition. It is suitable for the level of medical students in clinical years and junior doctors. The books are divided into 9 chapters. It starts with radiographic anatomy followed by image quality, systematic approach of image interpretation and myriad important pathologies seen on frontal chest radiographs. We also add a chapter on silhouette sign as we think it deserves a great attention.
Medical

Radiology Made Easy

Author: Arpan K. Banerjee

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 178

View: 589

A highly illustrated account of modern radiology suitable for medical students and junior doctors.
Chest

One Hundred Chest X-ray Problems

Author: Jonathan Corne

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Chest

Page: 205

View: 620

This book contains a series of plain chest x-ray films to test your approach to the interpretation of one of the most frequently requested hospital investigations. Building on the highly successful 'Chest X-Ray Made Easy' this new companion volume will allow you to refine your diagnostic skills. The 100 cases are arranged in order of difficulty, progressing from the straightforward to the more challenging through the book.
Chest

Chest X-ray Made Easy

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Chest

Page: 127

View: 593

This pocketbook describes the range of common radiological problems likely to be encountered by medical staff who have to interpret X-Rays that can be of good to poor definition. The examples are all accompanied by simple line diagrams.

Cardiac X-Rays Cardiac Radiology Series

Author: Chockalingam

Publisher: Elsevier India

ISBN:

Category:

Page: 172

View: 477

This handy pocket guide simplifies the interpretation of chest x-rays. It describes the range of conditions likely to be encountered and guides the user through the process of examining and interpreting the film based on the appearance of the abnormality shown. It then helps the user determine the nature of the abnormality and points toward possible differential diagnoses. All x-rays are accompanied by a simple line diagram outlining where the abnormality is located. This is a concise, well-written, well-illustrated and, most importantly, pocket-sized book which medical students and junior doctors should find extremely useful. About the Author : - V. Chockalingam, MD,DM, FACC, Sr. Cardiologist Apollo Hospital Chennai. Formerly Prof. & Head, Dept. of Cardiology, Madras Medical College, Chennai, India and Chief Cardiologist of Government General Hospital, Chennai, India.A. Chockalingam, MD, FACC, Consultant Cardiologist, Charleston, USA.
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U.S. Immigration Made Easy

Author: Laurence A. Canter

Publisher: NOLO

ISBN:

Category: Emigration and immigration law

Page: 496

View: 477

If you want to immigrate to the United States, whether temporarily or permanently, you need to know your options. Job training, schooling, setting up a business, travelling -- any of these possibilities could get you the permission you need. With U.S. Immigration Made Easy, you can decide which immigration strategy makes the most sense for you. Learn how to qualify for visas, green cards and citizenship, how to fill out and file the necessary forms and how to present the strongest possible case to the Immigration & Naturalization Service. Written by immigration attorneys who have obtained visas and green cards for thousands of foreign nationals, this book reveals the inside information that the U.S. government doesn't provide. Thoroughly updated and revised, the 10th edition of U.S. Immigration Made Easy covers current topics, including tightened security and how it affects all visa and green card applicants, the "Child Status Protection Act," new requirements for J-I visa holders, new work-permit opportunities and much more. Book jacket.
Medicine

Medical Terminology Made Easy

Author: Jean Tannis Dennerll

Publisher: Delmar Thomson Learning

ISBN:

Category: Medicine

Page: 343

View: 817

This self-paced, two-color text is designed primarily for short medical terminology courses in a variety of education settings. It uses a programmed approach, and is organized by body systems to teach the most essential medical terms. This text uses the original programmed learning design using numbered frames and reviewing techniques that involve seeing, hearing, writing and speaking.(medical terminology, med term, prefix, suffice, word building, programmed approach)ALSO AVAILABLE -INSTRUCTOR SUPPLEMENTS CALL CUSTOMER SUPPORT TO ORDERInstructor's Guide ISBN: 0-8273-8137-9Text/Audiotape Value Package ISBN: 0-8273-8139-5Audiotapes ISBN: 0-8273-8138-7