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

Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Knee

byMamoru NiitsuOtherAli GuermaziTranslated byDaichi 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 Niitsu 1956 Born in Nagano-shi, Nagano Prefecture, Japan 1979 Graduated from Tokyo University Department of Engineering, Japan, and worked at Hitachi Corporation until 1980 1986 Graduated from Tsukuba University School of Medicine, Japan, joined Department of Radiology as a resident, and later became an attending 1991 Special Pr...
Title:Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the KneeFormat:HardcoverDimensions:223 pages, 10.98 × 8.27 × 0.01 inPublished:August 1, 2012Publisher:Springer Berlin HeidelbergLanguage: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.