Problem solving in chest imaging [electronic resource]

  • Digumarthy, Subba R. , Abbara, Suhny , Chung, Jonathan H.
  • Elsevier
  • 2020
Problem solving in chest imaging [electronic resource]


Optimize diagnostic accuracy with Problem Solving in Chest Imaging, a new volume in the Problem Solving in Radiology series. This concise title offers quick, authoritative guidance from experienced radiologists who focus on the problematic conditions you're likely to see-and how to reach an accurate diagnosis in an efficient manner.

Table of Content

1. Normal Anatomy of the Lungs
2. Mediastinum, Chest Wall, and Diaphragm
3. Imaging Anatomy of the Heart and Thoracic Great Vessels
4. Step-by-Step Analysis of Cardiac Chambers in CT
5. Radiographic Techniques
6. Pulmonary CT : The Scanner, the Protocol, and the Dose
7. Cardiovascular CT
8. Pulmonary, Mediastinal, Vascular, and Chest Wall MRI
9. Cardiac MRI
10. Angiography and Interventions
11. Problem-Oriented Radionuclide Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
12. Thoracic Nuclear Imaging
13. Introduction to Terminology
14. Differential Diagnosis Based on Imaging Findings
15. Congenital and Developmental Diseases of the Lungs and Airways
16. Infection
17. Neoplasms of the Lung and Airways
18. Smoking-Related Lung Diseases
19. Interstitial Lung Disease
20. Occupational and Inhalational Lung Diseases
21. Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
22. Eosinophilic Lung Disease
23. Collagen Vascular Diseases and Vasculitis
24. Cystic Lung Disease
25. Radiation, Medication, and Illicit Drug–Related Lung Disease
26. Diffuse Lung Disease With Calcification and Lipid
27. Pulmonary Vascular Diseases
28. Congenital Heart and Vascular Disease
29. Acquired Diseases of the Aorta
30. Ischemic Cardiac Disease
31. Imaging of Cardiomyopathy and Myocarditis
32. Cardiac and Vascular Tumors
33. Diaphragm and Chest Wall
34. Problem Solving in the Mediastinum
35. The Pleura
36. Trachea and Bronchi
37. Cardiac Valves
38. Imaging of the Pericardium
39. Intensive Care Imaging
40. Cardiac CT for the Evaluation of Acute Coronary Syndrome in the Emergency Department
41. Lung and Heart Transplantation
42. Thoracic Interventions
43. Imaging of Thoracic Trauma