Multislice CT - Principles and Protocols
By Friedrich Knollmann, MD and Fergus V. Coakley, MBBCh
300 pages 400 ills
Trim size 8 1/5 X 10 7/8 in
A team of international experts provides a hands-on, evidence-based overview of the latest clinical applications of multislice computed tomography. Each chapter begins with standard examination protocols for a particular body area and then provides detailed explanations of the key parameter choices for each scanner type – with supportive data from the available literature, wherever possible. The result is today’s state-of-the-art definitive guide to the cost-effective use of this revolutionary new technology.
• Offers a complete overview of the most important applications of multislice computed tomography for all body areas. • Organizes information in a head-to-toe format, making guidance quick and easy to find. • Features abundantly illustrated guidance with many color 3-D images. • Presents up-to-date coverage based upon the most recent technology, from 4-row to 64-row CT systems. • Includes the latest information on contrast agents and equipment protocols. • Also includes Multislice CT Angiography, the most advanced technique in vascular imaging • Covers the latest interventional procedures guided by MSCT.