Textbook of Radiographic Positioning and Related Anatomy

Textbook of Radiographic Positioning and Related Anatomy

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Focusing on one projection per page, "Textbook of Radiographic Positioning and Related Anatomy, 7th Edition" includes all of the positioning and projection information you need to know in a clear bulleted format. Positioning photos, radiographic images, and anatomical images, along with projection and positioning information, help you visualize anatomy and produce the most accurate images. With over 200 of the most commonly requested projections, this text also includes all of the essential information for clinical practice.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 864 pages
  • 236.22 x 304.8 x 43.18mm | 3,424.6g
  • Elsevier - Health Sciences Division
  • Mosby
  • St Louis, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 7th Revised edition
  • Approx. 2280 illustrations (1500 in full color)
  • 0323054102
  • 9780323054102
  • 79,714

Table of contents

1. General Anatomy, Terminology and Positioning Principles 2. Image Quality, Digital Technology, and Radiation Protection 3. Chest 4. Abdomen 5. Upper Limb -- NEW positions for trauma and orthopedic applications 6. Humerus and Shoulder Girdle -- NEW humerus and shoulder projections 7. Lower Limb -- NEW positions for trauma and orthopedic applications 8. Femur and Pelvic Girdle 9. Cervical and Thoracic Spine 10. Lumbar Spine, Sacrum, and Coccyx 11. Bony Thorax: Sternum and Ribs 12. Skull and Cranial Bones 13. Facial Bones and Paranasal Sinuses 14. Biliary Tract and Upper Gastrointestinal System 15. Lower Gastrointestinal System 16. Urinary System and Venipuncture -- NEW simplified explanation of venipuncture procedure 17. Mammography and Bone Densitometry -- NEW section on bone densitometry 18. Trauma, Mobile, and Surgical Radiography 19. Pediatric Radiography 20. Angiography and Interventional Procedures -- NEW updated vascular and nonvascular procedures 21. Computed Tomography 22. Additional Diagnostic Procedures 23. Additional Diagnostic and Therapeutic Modalities Appendix A - ARRT Code of Ethics -- NEW Appendix B - Protocol for Diagnostic Radiographic Procedures -- NEW Appendix C - Answer Key: Radiographs for Critique Indexshow more

About Kenneth L. Bontrager

Kenneth L. Bontrager, MA, RT(R)show more

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