Muscle Imaging in Health and Disease by James L. FleckensteinMuscle Imaging in Health and Disease by James L. Fleckenstein

Muscle Imaging in Health and Disease

byJames L. FleckensteinEditorJohn V. III Crues, C.d. Reimers

Paperback | September 17, 2011

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A comprehensive text-reference of imaging skeletal muscle. This book is distinguished by its presentation of all available modalities: x-ray, CT ultrasound, and MRI. This is an area of vital importance to neurologists and orthopaedists as well as radiologists.
Title:Muscle Imaging in Health and DiseaseFormat:PaperbackDimensions:462 pages, 27.9 × 21 × 0.01 inPublished:September 17, 2011Publisher:Springer NatureLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1461274982

ISBN - 13:9781461274988

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Table of Contents

Preface.- Acknowledgments.- Contributors.- I Radiology Techniques.- 1. Ionizing Radiation Imaging Techniques in the Evaluation of Muscle Disorders.- 2. Muscle Ultrasound.- 3. Basic Principles of Magnetic Resonance Imaging.- II Human Muscular Anatomy.- 4. MRI of the Trunk and Spine.- 5. MRI of the Upper Extremity.- 6. MRI of the Lower Extremity.- III Muscle Physiology and Pathophysiology.- 7. Diagnostic Imaging of Skeletal Muscle Exercise Physiology and Pathophysiology.- 8. 1H-MRS of Muscle Physiology and Pathophysiology.- 9. 31P-MRS of Muscle Physiology.- 10. 31P-MRS of Muscle Pathophysiology.- IV Neuromuscular Disease.- 11. Classification of Neuromuscular Diseases.- 12. Histopathological Basis of Muscle Imaging.- 13. Spinal Muscular Atrophy.- 14. Neuropathies and Motor Neuron Diseases.- 15. Disorders of the Neuromuscular Junction.- 16. Muscular Dystrophies.- 17. Myotonie Disorders.- 18. Congenital Myopathies.- 19. Inherited Defects of Muscle Energy Metabolism: Radiologic Evaluation.- 20. Endocrine Myopathies.- 21. Inflammatory Myopathies.- 22. Muscle Disease in the Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS).- 23. Eosinophilic Fasciitis.- 24. Pediatric Muscle Ultrasound.- V Orthopaedic Muscle Disorders.- 25. The Role of Muscle Imaging in Orthopaedics.- 26. Rhabdomyolysis.- 27. Myositis Ossificans.- 28. Compartment Syndrome.- 29. Congenital Muscular Deformations.- 30. Muscle Viability.- 31. Neoplasms and Mass Lesions Involving Muscle.- 32. Muscle Edema Associated with Musculoskeletal Neoplasms and Radiation Therapy.- 33. Miscellaneous Muscle Lesions.

Editorial Reviews

"The quality of images contained in the text is excellent and the multi-author contributors are to be congratulated on their end product...I am sure it will prove most useful to those individuals involved in sports medicine." - RAD for Radiographers, Radiologists, Radiotherapy