Essentials of Body MRI by William E. BrantEssentials of Body MRI by William E. Brant

Essentials of Body MRI

EditorWilliam E. Brant, Eduard E. de Lange

Hardcover | February 15, 2012

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Essentials of Body MRI extensively covers the field, offering clear and detailed guidance on MRI as an invaluable tool for the primary diagnosis and problem solving of diseases of the body, including the abdomen, liver, pancreas, pelvis, heart, urinary tract, and great vessels. The beginningchapters focus on the physics, pulse sequences and other practical considerations related to body MR imaging to help the reader fully understand the imaging appearance of clinical disease. The remaining chapters discuss the clinical applications, with the topics spanning from the normal anatomic structures and diagnosis of abdominal, pelvic, cardiac and vascular diseases to the modality's role as a tool for solving diagnostic problems. The key points of each chapter are boxed as"Essentials to Remember" for rapid review and learning. Written in clear, accessible text, and featuring 887 figures and numerous tables, Essentials of Body MRI is a resource that the radiology resident and physician will turn to again and again.
William E. Brant, MD, FACR, is Professor of Radiology and Director of ThoracoAbdominal Imaging Division, Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging, at University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Virginia. Eduard E. de Lange, MD, is Professor of Radiology and Director of Body MRI, Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging, at Univer...
Title:Essentials of Body MRIFormat:HardcoverDimensions:416 pages, 11 × 8.5 × 0.98 inPublished:February 15, 2012Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199738491

ISBN - 13:9780199738496


Table of Contents

ContributorsUniversal Abbreviations1. Basic MR Physics2. MR Acquisition Techniques and Practical Considerations for Abdominal Imaging3. Liver MR Imaging4. Biliary System MR Imaging5. Pancreas MR Imaging6. MR of the Urinary Tract7. Adrenal and Retroperitoneal MR Imaging8. Gastrointestinal Tract, Peritoneal Cavity, and Spleen MR Imaging9. Gynecologic MR10. Cardiac MR Imaging11. Vascular MR ImagingIndex