Your students will love this concise, descriptive handbook for ultrasound examination of the abdomen. It provides clear guidance for review and for future clinical application in a handy, pocket-size format. Based on the RDMS examination, the text offers quick and easy access to information and images. Every normal and pathological description is accompanied by an abundance of high quality ultrasound images, enhancing comprehension. Further Readings, a feature found at the end of each chapter, presents the reader with sources for further study; and a section of gamuts and differential diagnoses with corresponding appearances assists the clinical sonographer with common pathological or variants of normal ultrasound appearances.