Princeton University Library Catalog

New techniques in gastrointestinal imaging / edited by Steve Halligan and Helen M. Fenlon.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York : Marcel Dekker ; London : Taylor & Francis, 2004.
Description:
ix, 438 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Summary note:
"As continuing advances in computed tomography, ultrasound, magnetic resonance imaging, and nuclear imaging spur the development of more accurate, safer, and less invasive modalities for gastrointestinal imaging - quickly rendering traditional procedures obsolete - medical professionals need only look to this definitive step-by-step guide for introduction, clear illustration, and comprehensive coverage of cutting-edge techniques ranging from virtual colonoscopy to dynamic imaging of the pelvic floor."--BOOK JACKET.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
1. CT colonography (virtual colonoscopy) / John Bruzzi and Helen Fenlon -- 2. MR colonography / Thomas C. Lauenstein and Jorg F. Debatin -- 3. MR imaging of the liver / Koenraad J. Mortele, Hope Peters, Hoon Ji and Matthew Barish -- 4. Applications of microbubbles in liver ultrasound / Christopher J. Harvey, Adrian K. P. Lim, Martin J. K. Blomley and David O. Cosgrove -- 5. Liver imaging : multislice CT / Christiane Kulinna and Wolfgang Schima -- 6. Multislice CT angiography of the hepatic and mesenteric vasculature / Andrea Laghi, Riccardo Ferrari, Franco Iafrate, Pasquale Paolantonio, Michela Celestre and Roberto Passariello -- 7. Positron emission tomography of the gastrointestinal tract / Stephen J. Skehan -- 8. Evaluation of the small intestine by MR imaging / Nicholas C. Gourtsoyiannis and Nickolas Papanikolaou -- 9. Multiplanar CT enterography / Vassilios Raptopoulos -- 10. Radiofrequency ablation of liver disease / David J. Breen and Brian Stedman -- 11. Endoscopic ultrasound / S. Ashley Roberts -- 12. Imaging rectal cancer / Andrea Maier and Steve Halligan -- 13. Self-expanding metal colonic stents / Steve Halligan -- 14. Imaging the anal canal / Andrew B. Williams, Gordon Buchanan and Steve Halligan -- 15. Dynamic imaging of the pelvic floor / Harpreet K. Pannu and Frederick M. Kelvin.
Subject(s):
Gastrointestinal systemImaging [Browse]
ISBN:
0824754441
OCLC:
56462588
Related name:
RCP:
C - S