Packed with detailed, clearly labeled radiologic images on every page,
this lavishly illustrated atlas teaches readers how to identify and quickly
diagnose the spectrum of pulmonary vascular pathologies using the full range of
imaging modalities. Each concise yet comprehensive chapter provides systematic
coverage of the imaging manifestations of common, uncommon, and rare diseases.
Explanatory text supplements each high-quality image to highlight only the most
relevant, must-know information.
- In-depth coverage of how the pulmonary vessels are
affected by congenital anomalies, cardiac disease, emboli, in situ thrombosis,
vasculitis, tumors, aneurysms, and other key lung vessel pathologies
- 359 high-resolution radiologic images demonstrate a
wide variety of imaging modalities, from radiography, angiography, and
multislice CT, to MRI, ultrasound, and nuclear imaging
- Succinct bullet-point format enables quick and easy
- High-quality angiogiographic and correlative CT
images and instructive drawings illustrate the diagnostic criteria of
- Tips on how to recognize pulmonary embolism mimics,
such as partial volume and flow-related artifacts
This image-rich volume is
ideal for clinicians, fellows, and residents in radiology, respiratory medicine,
emergency medicine, cardiology, and cardiothoracic surgery as both an educational tool and a user-friendly reference for everyday practice.