Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Knee by Mamoru NiitsuMagnetic Resonance Imaging of the Knee by Mamoru Niitsu

Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Knee

byMamoru NiitsuEditorAli Guermazi, Daichi Hayashi

Hardcover | August 1, 2012

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This abundantly illustrated atlas of MR imaging of the knee documents normal anatomy and a wide range of pathologies. In addition to the high-quality images, essential clinical information is presented in bullet point lists and diagnostic tips are included to assist in differential diagnosis. Concise explanations and guidance are also provided on the MR pulse sequences suitable for imaging of the knee, with identification of potential artifacts. This book will be an invaluable asset for busy radiologists, from residents to consultants. It will be ideal for carrying at all times for use in daily reading sessions and is not intended as a reference to be read in the library or in non-clinical settings.

Mamoru Niitsu1956 Born in Nagano-shi, Nagano Prefecture, Japan1979 Graduated from Tokyo University Department of Engineering, Japan, and worked at Hitachi Corporation until 19801986 Graduated from Tsukuba University School of Medicine, Japan, joined Department of Radiology as a resident, and later became an attending1991 Special Projec...
Title:Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the KneeFormat:HardcoverDimensions:204 pagesPublished:August 1, 2012Publisher:Springer NatureLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3642178928

ISBN - 13:9783642178924

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Table of Contents

Anatomy of the knee joint.- MRI pulse sequences.- Anterior cruciate ligament.- Posterior cruciate ligament.- Medial collateral ligament.- Lateral supporting structures including lateral collateral ligament.- Meniscal lesions.- Fractures, subluxations and muscular injuries.- Knees of the infants and adolescents.- Degeneration and necrosis.- Lesions of the synovium and plica.- Cyst-like lesions of the knee.

Editorial Reviews

From the reviews:"It presents a very readable atlas of knee MRI with plenty of MRI images, cross-referenced where appropriate to diagrams, endoscopy images and cadaveric specimen photographs. . As a quick reference guide it works very well. . References are provided throughout for those who wish to study further. . is packed with useful information and still offers fair value for money." (John Talbot, RAD Magazine, April, 2014)