Sonography Exam Review: Physics, Abdomen, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Sonography Exam Review: Physics, Abdomen, Obstetrics and Gynecology,
Edition 2
By Susanna Ovel, RDMS, RVT, RT(R)

Publication Date : 18 Dec 2013

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Description

"The book provides a simple platform for a blended learning approach to revision of the fundamentals of ultrasound, basic examination of the abdomen, obstetrics and gynaecology and includes QR codes and potential access to additional learning resources via an access code." Reviewed by Sue Halson-Brown on behalf of RAD Magazine, February 2015

Key Features

  • Complete preparation for the three general ARDMS exams (physics, abdomen, and ob/gyn)
  • Content review in outline and tabular format provides a quick review of all the material you need to learn, including key terms, anatomy, functions, scanning techniques, lab values, and pathology.
  • More than 2,500 questions in Registry format cover everything you’ll be tested on in the Registry exams.
  • Rationales for answers to mock questions help you understand why an answer is correct or incorrect and increase your comprehension.
  • More than 350 ultrasound scans included in the abdominal and ob/gyn sections prepare you for exam questions that ask you to identify pathology on scans.
  • Color insert with Doppler images of the liver, biliary, and umbilical cord helps you be ready to answer questions related to Doppler imaging.
  • Companion CD provides extra timed, graded mock exams and two entertaining, interactive games: Sonography Millionaire and Tournament of Sonography.
About the author
By Susanna Ovel, RDMS, RVT, RT(R), Senior Sonographer and Clinicial Instructor, Radiological Associates of Sacramento, Sacramento, CA
Table of Contents
Sonography Principles and Instrumentation

1. Patient Care, Safety and Communication

2. Physics Principles

3. Ultrasound Transducers

4. Pulse Echo Instrumentation

5. Doppler Instrumentation and Hemodynamics

6. Quality Assurance and Quality Control of Equipment


Physics Mock Exam


Abdominal Sonography

7. Liver

8. Biliary System

9. Pancreas

10. Urinary System

11. Spleen

12. Retroperitoneum

13. Abdominal Vasculature

14. Gastrointestinal Tract

15. Superficial Structures, Abdominal Wall and Musculoskeletal

16. Scrotum and Prostate

17. Neck

18. Peritoneum, Non-cardiac Chest and Invasive Procedures


Abdomen Mock Exam


Gynecology and Obstetrics Sonography

19. Pelvic Anatomy

20. Physiology of the Female Pelvis

21. Uterine and Ovarian Pathology

22. Adnexal Pathology and Infertility

23. Assessment of the First Trimester

24. Assessment of the Second Trimester

25. Assessment of the Third Trimester

26. Fetal Abnormalities

27. Complications in Pregnancy

28. Placenta and Umbilical Cord

29. Patient Care, Preparation and Technique


Gyn/OB Mock Exam
Book Reviews

"The book provides a simple platform for a blended learning approach to revision of the fundamentals of ultrasound, basic examination of the abdomen, obstetrics and gynaecology and includes QR codes and potential access to additional learning resources via an access code." Reviewed by Sue Halson-Brown on behalf of RAD Magazine, February 2015

Book details
ISBN: 9780323100465
Page Count: 542
Illustrations: Approx. 858 illustrations (26 in full color)
Retail Price: €71.99