New York/Stuttgart – “Differential Diagnosis in Computed Tomography, 2nd edition,” recently published by Thieme, is an invaluable reference aid in the evaluation of CT images to help physicians confidently gain a general diagnostic impression and a reasonable differential diagnosis. In contrast to disease-oriented radiology texts, this book is organized by CT findings, enabling the reader to quickly match the appropriate differential diagnosis to CT results.
"This volume is designed to be of value to the entire multidisciplinary team involved in the current-day management of patients with pituitary tumors and related problems in the sellar and parasellar area. [From]An exhaustive chapter on the ophthalmologic aspects of these lesions...[to] The various chapters on surgical management [to] Various modern radiotherapeutic adjuncts...[the book has a] comprehensive focus on the problems of this area and our current solutions..." Edward R. Laws, MD, FACS, Department of Neurosurgery Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, MA.
Complete with full-color illustrations, high-quality radiographs, and instructive tables, Sellar and Parasellar Tumors is the authoritative reference for neurosurgeons, otolaryngologists, endocrinologists, neuro-ophthalmologists, radiation oncologists, and any other clinician who diagnoses, treats, and manages patients with these complex disorders.
Recognizing the central role that CT plays in the field of modern medical imaging, this book is essential for physicians who want to strengthen their diagnostic acumen and CT interpretation skills: radiologists in practice; residents preparing for board exams; and any other physician charged with understanding and interpreting CT images.
Differential Diagnosis in Computed Tomography
868 pp, 2,143 illustrations
ISBN (Americas): 9783131025425
ISBN (EUR, Asia, Africa, AUS): 9781604064216
eBook – available from Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and iTunes
About the Authors
Francis A. Burgener, MD, is Professor of Radiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York, USA.
Christopher Herzog, MD, is Private Docent of Radiology, Munich, Germany.
Steven P. Meyers, MD, PhD, is Professor of Radiology and Neurosurgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York, USA.
Wolfgang Zaunbauer, MD, is Privat Docent of Radiology, St.Gallen, Switzerland.
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