Principles of Cardiovascular Radiology has everything you need to successfully obtain and interpret chest X-rays. Stuart J. Hutchisona premier cardiac imaging specialistcovers each category of cardiac conditions and provides numerous high-quality schematic and clinical images side by side for comparison. Get only the coverage you need with clinically oriented, practical information presented in a consistent format that makes finding everything quick and easy. High-quality images and access to the full text and more online at expertconsult.com make this the one cardiovascular radiology resource that has it all.
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TABLE OF CONTENTS
- First Things First
- The Frontal CXR
- The Lateral CXR
- Heart Size Assessment
- Pulmonary Vasculature and Pulmonary Embolism
- Heart Failure
- The Thoracic Aorta
- Localizing Prosthetic Valves
- Mechanical Prosthetic Valves
- Bio-Prosthetic Valves
- Annuloplasty Rings
- Prosthetic Valve Dysfunction
- Aortic Stents and Percutaneous Aortic Valves
- Radiographic Findings by Diagnosis: Cardiomyopathies
- Radiographic Findings by Diagnosis: Valve Cardiovascular Disease
- Radiographic Findings by Diagnosis: Pericardial Diseases
- Radiographic Findings by Diagnosis: CAD - Complications of Infarction
- Radiographic Findings by Diagnosis: Congenital - Situs and Shunts
- Radiographic Findings by Diagnosis: Congenital Abnormalities - Pulmonary Stenosis
- Radiographic Findings by Diagnosis: Complex Congenital Abnormalities
- Radiographic Findings by Diagnosis: Other Congenital Abnormalities
- Central Venous and Pulmonary Artery Catheters
- Pacemakers and ICDs
- Percutaneous and Surgically Inserted Ventricular Assist Devices
- Tubes &' || 'amp; Drains
- The ICU and Post-Op Patient
- Cardiac &' || 'amp; Vascular Calcification
- Cardiac and Vascular Trauma
- Clinical Uses of the Chest Radiograph
By Stuart J. Hutchison, MD, FRCPC, FACC, FAHA, FASE, FSCMR, FSCCT, Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Calgary Division of Cardiology, Foothills Medical Center; Department of Cardiac Sciences, Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, Calgary, Canada