By Dmitriy Kireyev, Judy Hung
This ebook presents a concise advisor to echocardiography, SPECT, CT and MRI, together with either the fundamentals of cardiac imaging in addition to tables of normal/abnormal values and guidelines.
With advances in expertise, cardiac CT and MRI have gotten extra well known yet are usually restricted to greater scientific facilities. via together with the fundamentals of those modalities, this ebook offers a entire consultant for quite a lot of doctors. As physicians outdoors of cardiology frequently wouldn't have enough publicity to nuclear tension exams, this booklet includes SPECT and rigidity try out protocols so as to facilitate decision-making whilst ordering assessments and studying results.
Cardiac Imaging in medical Practice is a short reference advisor and may be invaluable at a number of degrees of educating, permitting the e-book for use as a easy and complex reference resource. As such, it really is applicable for college kids, citizens, fellows and employees attendings who desire a sensible and convenient connection with the diagnostic suggestions open to them.
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Cardiac Imaging in Clinical Practice by Dmitriy Kireyev, Judy Hung