Description

The value of this atlas is to provide appropriate standards for the maturing skeleton "that" will enhance accuracy and ease interpretation -- From the Foreword by Theodore E. Keats, MD, Former Alumni Professor of Radiology, University of Virginia Health Sciences Center. When dealing with the maturing skeleton and its many complex growth alterations, physicians are constantly faced with the question: Is this image normal? The Radiographic Atlas of Skeletal Maturation succinctly answers that question by providing a comprehensive set of male and female reference images for every age and body part. This allows physicians to quickly hone in on normal ranges for the specific case they are reviewing--particularly useful when called upon to read a pediatric skeletal radiograph in the emergency room or while on call.


Key Features:-

  • Access to nearly 2,300 high-quality images that provide instant reference to normal views of the ske
  • Multiple projections at every age, sex, and body part combination so that the user can match the ref
  • Practical text layout organized by gender and body part that provides quick access to images of norm
  • A software virtual skeletal survey demonstrates images of younger and older individuals and crystall
  • Powerful software package with advanced image enhancement tools allows optimization of atlas image d
  • Convenient growth charts included in the book and DVD.

More Details about Radiographic Atlas of Skeletal Maturation With DVD (HB)

General Information  
Author(s)Kahn
PublisherThieme Medical Publishers
Edition1
ISBN9781604065718
Pages620
BindingHard Back
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2012