New Edition
Arthritis in Black and White,
Edition 3 Expert Consult - Online and Print
By Anne C. Brower, MD and Donald J. Flemming, MD, CDR, MC, USNR

Publication Date: 29 Mar 2012
Description

Arthritis in Black and White, by Anne C. Brower, MD and Donald J. Flemming, MD, provides you with a concise, practical introduction to the radiographic diagnosis of arthritic disorders. Completely revised, this popular, easy-to-read resource contains high-quality digital radiographs with correlating MRIs throughout and a practical organization that aids in your recognition, diagnosis, and treatment of common arthritides. In print and online at www.expertconsult.com, it is perfect for residents in training and experienced radiologists wishing to refresh their knowledge.

Key Features

  • Easily reference diagnostic guidance by presenting symptom, see what to look for, and understand how to effectively diagnose the patient.

Reference key information quickly and easily thanks to a consistent, user-friendly format and a unique two-part organization (radiologic approaches to specific joints and full description of the individual common arthritides) that facilitates finding the exact information you need for any joint in the body.

New Features

  • Improve the accuracy of your diagnoses by interpreting radiographs and comparing them with correlating MRI images.
  • Benefit from the latest advancements and techniques found in completely revised and rewritten chapters.
  • Understand the nuances and subtleties of how arthritides present through over 350 high-quality digital images.
  • Access the fully searchable text online at www.expertconsult.com, along with a downloadable image bank and more.
About the author
By Anne C. Brower, MD, Professor and Chair of Radiology, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Virginia and Donald J. Flemming, MD, CDR, MC, USNR, Vice Chair for Education and Residency Director, Associate Professor of Radiology, G. Victor Rohrer Professor of Radiology Education, Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania
Table of Contents

1. Imaging Techniques and Modalities

Part I: Approach to Radiographic Changes Observed in a Specific Joint.

2. Evaluation of the Hand Film.

3. Approach to the Foot

4. Approach to the Hip.

5. Approach to the Knee.

6. Approach to the Shoulder.

7. The Sacroiliac Joint.

8. The "Phytes" of the Spine.

Part II: Radiographic Changes Observed in a Specific Articular Disease.

9. Rheumatoid Arthritis.

10. Psoriatic Arthritis.

11. Reactive Arthritis.

12. Ankylosing Spondylitis.

13. Osteoarthritis

14. Neuropathic Osteoarthropaty.

15. Diffuse Isiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis.

16. Gout.

17. Calcium Pyrophospate Dihydrate Crystal Deposition Disease.

18. Hydroxyapatite Deposition Disease.

19. Miscellaneous Deposition Diseases.

20. Collagen Vascular Diseases (Connective Tissue Diseases).

21. Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis.

22. Hemophilia.

23. Mass-like Arthropathies.

Book Reviews

‘The authors have done an excellent job of highlighting the important hallmarks of a particular disease in the pictures.The fact that the book is basic and simple is one of its best aspects. The illustrations and picture quality are excellent, making this useful as an easy guide for day-to-day practice.’ - Jisna R Paul, MD(Washington University Medical Center) Doody 4 star rating!

Book details
ISBN: 9781416055952
Page Count: 416
Illustrations : 659 illustrations
Retail Price : £99.99
Audience

Radiology

Residents

Rheumatology