Covers every aspects of chest radiology, including basic science, image interpretation, and terminology. Prev. ed.: 2014.
Easy to read, engaging, and highly interactive, Felson's Principles of Chest Roentgenology: A Programmed Text, 5th Edition, has long been the go-to learning resource for medical students, residents, radiologists, and others who order and interpret chest x-rays. It offers a clear, self-directed tutorial on all aspects of chest imaging, including pathologies and anatomic challenges. You'll find essential, accessible explanations of basic science, image reading and interpretation, and key terminology, along with hundreds of high-quality radiographs and interactive quizzes that have made this best-selling title the must-have primer of chest radiology. Presents essential concepts in a straightforward, logically sequenced manner, with one chapter building on the next. Emphasizes basic radiographic anatomy and signs of disease seen in everyday practice on the chest x-ray, helpfully presented from various points of view. Includes more than 550 radiographs (many are new!) with correlative PET, CT, and MR images as appropriate-all presented with humor and insightful comments that provide a uniquely engaging self-directed learning experience for clinical application or board review. Keeps you up to date with the latest thoracic imaging topics, including pleuroparenchymal fibroelastosis, combined pulmonary fibrosis with emphysema (CPFE), age-related lung changes, interstitial lung disease (ILD), lung cancer screening and tumor classification, and lower radiation dosing and safety considerations. Provides numerous multiple-choice questions and quizzes throughout, along with answers, annotated x-rays, line drawings, cartoons, and engaging clinical tips. Includes access to robust interactive offerings online, such as easy-to-access quizzes and board review questions. Enhanced eBook version included with purchase. Your enhanced eBook allows you to access all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.
Table of Contents
Felson's Ten Axioms for a Lifetime of Learning in Medicine 1. The Radiographic Examination: The Basics 2. Cross-Sectional Imaging Techniques 3. The Normal Chest X-Ray: Reading Like the Pros 4. Chest CT: Putting It All Together 5. Lobar Anatomy 6. The Silhouette Sign 7. The Air Bronchogram Sign 8. Signs of Lung and Lobar Collapse 9. Patterns of Lung Disease 10. Understanding the Mediastinum 11. The Pleural and Extrapleural Spaces 12. Cardiovascular Disease Quiz: Ten Great Cases Index Bonus content available online at https://expertconsult.inkling.com* Supplement 1: Segmental Anatomy Supplement 2: Interstitial Lung Disease: A Picture Book Supplement 3: Thoracic Imaging: The Fleischner Society Glossary of Terms Supplement 4: "The Beatles, the Nobel Prize, and CT Scanning of the Chest" (From Radiol Clin N Am) Bonus Quiz 1: Unknown Cases: Twelve More Great Cases Bonus Quiz 2: Unknown Cases: On Your Own Bonus Quiz 3: Unknown Cases: The Ultimate Challenge-- For Radiology Residents and Hard Chargers