Imaging of Bone Tumors and Tumor-Like Lesions: Techniques and Applications by A. Mark DaviesImaging of Bone Tumors and Tumor-Like Lesions: Techniques and Applications by A. Mark Davies

Imaging of Bone Tumors and Tumor-Like Lesions: Techniques and Applications

EditorA. Mark Davies, Murali Sundaram, Steven J. James

Hardcover | September 17, 2009

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This is a comprehensive textbook that provides a detailed description of the imaging techniques and findings in patients with benign and malignant bone tumors. In the first part of the book, the various techniques and procedures employed for imaging bone tumors are discussed in detail. The second part of the book gives an authoritative review of the role of these imaging techniques in diagnosis, surgical staging, biopsy, and assessment of response to therapy. The third part of the book covers the imaging features of each major tumor subtype, with separate chapters on osteogenic tumors, cartilaginous tumors, etc. The final part of the book reviews the imaging features of bone tumors at particular anatomical sites such as the spine, ribs, pelvis, and scapula. Each chapter is written by an acknowledged expert in the field, and a wealth of illustrative material is included. This book will be of great value to musculoskeletal and general radiologists, orthopedic surgeons, and oncologists.
Title:Imaging of Bone Tumors and Tumor-Like Lesions: Techniques and ApplicationsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:716 pages, 10.87 × 7.99 × 0.01 inPublished:September 17, 2009Publisher:Springer Berlin HeidelbergLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3540779825

ISBN - 13:9783540779827

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Table of Contents

1 Classification and Epidemiology Lars Gunnar Kindblom and Jeanne M. Meis Imaging Techniques2 Computed TomographyRichard W. Whitehouse3 Magnetic Resonance ImagingSinchun Hwang and David M. Panicek4 Nuclear MedicineRuth Green5 UltrasoundAsif Saifuddin6 Interventional Techniques (Excluding Biopsy)Steven JamesApplications7 Principals of Detection and DiagnosisA. Mark Davies8 BiopsyWilfred C.G. Peh9 Surgical Staging 1: Primary TumourAsif Saiffudin10 Surgical Staging 2: Metastatic DiseaseMiriam A. Bredella11 Assessment of Response to Chemotherapy and RadiotherapyKoenraad Verstraete12 Assessment of Locally Recurrent DiseaseSusan Verghese KattapuramTumour Subtypes13 Cartilage TumoursKarl Ludwig14 Osteogenic TumoursDaniel Vanel15 Fibrogenic and Fibrohistiocytic TumoursMurali Sundaram and Monica Koplas16 Giant Cell TumourMark J. Kransdorf17 Ewing Sarcoma/PNETFilip Vanhoenacker18 Haematopoietic TumoursLaura W. Bancroft19 Vascular TumoursJohan L. Bloem20 Notochordal TumoursVictor Cassar-Pullicino21 Smooth Muscle TumoursMurali Sundaram and Claus Simpfendorfer22 Lipogenic TumoursRobert S.D. Campbell23 Fibrous Dysplasia, Osteofibrous Dysplasia and AdamantinomaSriram Mannava and Murali Sundaram24 Bone CystsPaul G. O'Donnell25 Langerhans Cell HistiocytosisKarl J. Johnson26 Bone Metastases 1: SpineVictor Cassar-Pullicino27 Bone Metastases 2: Pelvis and Appendicular Skeleton Bernhard J. Tins, Radhesh Lalam, and Victor Cassar-Pullicino28 Radiation-induced TumoursA. Mark Davies29 Paget's Disease Related TumoursA. Mark Davies30 Reactive, Metabolic and Tumour-like Lesions of BoneMurali Sundaram and Darshana Sanghvi Anatomical Considerations 31 Clavicle and RibsPeter L. Munk 32 ScapulaSuzanne Anderson-Sembach33 Spine and SacrumHakan Ilaslan34 PelvisDavid Ritchie35 Hand and WristSteven James36 PatellaSteven James37 FootDavid Ritchie38 Compartmental AnatomyNancy Major39 Who was Who in Bone Tumours?Etienne PluotSubject IndexList of Contributors

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From the reviews:"This comprehensive textbook is written by a large, international group of 57 collaborating authors ... . This unique book will be of great help to musculoskeletal and general radiologists in their daily clinical practices. Orthopedic surgeons and oncologists also will find the book useful for guiding them in the therapeutic management of their patients. This book should also be placed in medical and radiology libraries as a reference for the evaluation of bone tumors and tumorlike lesions." (E. Edmund Kim, The Journal of Nuclear Medicine, Vol. 51 (8), August, 2010)"The book provides a current detailed review of bone tumors and tumorlike conditions that is targeted at radiologists, as well as orthopedic surgeons, oncologists, and pathologists who are focused on this area. . book succeeds in providing detailed and comprehensive information. The quality of the printing, paper, and tables is superior. . This textbook is recommended for general and musculoskeletal radiologists, as well as other subspecialists who are interested in musculoskeletal oncology." (Alison R. Spouge, Radiology, Vol. 257 (3), December, 2010)