Fundamentals of Skeletal Radiology

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Elsevier Health Sciences, 2005 - Medical - 235 pages
Popularly known as "the pink book," this classic text has served tens of thousands of students, residents, and clinicians as an effective, concise, and enjoyable introduction to musculoskeletal imaging. The author's entertaining writing style quickly conveys the essence of the material. This thoroughly updated 3rd Edition features an increased emphasis on MR imaging and enhanced coverage of knee imaging, plus many new and improved imaging examples. It remains a perfect first book on musculoskeletal radiology as well as a terrific quick review of the subject.

  • Uses hundreds of high-quality digital radiographs, MRIs, bone scans, and CT images to demonstrate all of the concepts discussed.
  • Features a succinct, highly accessible writing style that makes information easy to understand.


  • Offers an increased emphasis on MR imaging.
  • Presents an expanded section on knee imaging.
  • Covers hot topics such as MR Imaging of the Knee MR Imaging of the Shoulder Lumbar Spine: Disc Disease and Stenosis and Metabolic Bone Disease.
  • Delivers 25% more images than the last edition, with improved image quality throughout.
 

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Contents

Unnecessary Examinations
1
Benign Cystic Lesions
7
Malignant Bone Tumors
32
Dont Touch Lesions
55
Trauma
78
Arthritis
113
Metabolic Bone Disease
141
Miscellaneous Conditions
155
MR Imaging of the Knee
166
MR Imaging of the Shoulder
184
Disc Disease and Stenosis
195
MR Imaging of the Foot and Ankle
207
Miscellaneous MR Imaging
220
Index
228
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