New innovations in Cardiothoracic Imaging emphasizes rising tools in computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, positron-emission tomography, and related expertise. powerful use of those instruments can facilitate the id, research, and therapy of illnesses and problems typically encountered in day-by-day medical perform. The individuals to this quantity discuss:
- Cardiac CT
- Multidetector-row helical CT
- High-resolution CT of the lungs
- Cardiac MR
- Functional MR
- Digital chest radiography
Bringing readers to the vanguard of the sector with professional tests of latest and rising applied sciences which are impacting cardiothoracic imaging, the booklet offers the paintings of professional specialists who've built an intensive medical and uncomplicated wisdom during this evolving self-discipline and supply sensible advice on incorporating new strategies from the laboratory to the scientific perform. greater than 250 highly-detailed clinical photographs increase the text.
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