More Details about Pediatric Surgical Diseases: A Radiologic Surgical Case Study Approach

General Information  
Author(s)ESPOSITO C
PublisherSPRINGER
ISBN9783540715153
Pages538
BindingHardbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearNovember 2008

Description

Radiologic evaluation of an infant or child suspected of having a surgical disease can be a complex problem. With this volume, the editors have created a book focused on pediatric imaging written by pediatricians, pediatric surgeons and pediatric radiologists. This book is a collection of over 200 case reports. The concept is a case study approach: The reader is given radiologic images (plain radiography, computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, ultrasonography, etc.) and the clinical history of the patient. On the basis of this information, the reader is asked to identify a diagnostic and therapeutic strategy. Each...