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Sonography Scanning

Principles & Protocols
5th Edition

Sonography Scanning

ISBN: 9780323597388
Format: Softcover
Catalog No: 18024
Price: $125.99
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This popular clinical reference—now in its fifth edition–illustrates in step-by-step detail how to perform AIUM-compliant ultrasound protocols and produce high-quality, standardized diagnostic sonograms for physicians.
A pragmatic technical handbook is designed for ultrasound professionals, imaging departments, students, and registry candidates. This comprehensive 768-page visual guide provides detailed instructions for imaging, documenting, and labeling pathology.

Key Features Include:

New! Updated content reflects the latest ARDMS standards and AIUM

New! Thoroughly updated scanning protocols follow AIUM guidelines,
    complete with essentials on patient preparation, transducers, breathing
    techniques, comprehensive surveys, and required images.

New! Flexible soft cover makes it easy to take notes and transport

Step-by-step instructions on how to scan, from basic principles to
    processing images.

Tips on improving the quality of sonographic studies and establishing
    image documentation for interpreting physicians.

Sonographic ergonomics and proper use of equipment.

Criteria for evaluating and documenting abnormal sonographic findings.

How to describe findings within legal parameters.

Relating those findings to the interpreting physician.

Key words and objectives at the beginning of every chapter.

Everything is here, including all standard and pathology protocols for scanning the abdominal organs and vasculature; female pelvis; obstetric and fetal anatomy; male pelvis, scrotum, penis, and prostate; thyroid and parathyroid glands; breast; neonatal brain; musculoskeletal system; cerebrovascular anatomy (duplex scanning protocol), and upper and lower extremity peripheral arteries and veins.
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Part I
1. Clinical Principles
2. Scanning Planes and Scanning Methods

Part II
3. Scanning Protocol for Abnormal Findings

Part III
4. Abdominal Aorta Scanning Protocol
5. Inferior Vena Cava Scanning Protocol
6. Liver Scanning Protocol
7. Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Scanning Protocol
8. Pancreas Scanning Protocol
9. Renal Scanning Protocol
10. Spleen Scanning Protocol
11. Image Protocol for Full and Limited Studies of the Abdomen

Part IV
12. Female Pelvis Scanning Protocol
13. Transvaginal Sonography
14. Obstetrics Scanning Protocol for First, Second, and Third Trimesters
15. Male Pelvis Scanning Protocol for the Prostate Gland, Scrotom, and

Part V
16. Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands Scanning Protocol
17. Breast Scanning Protocol
18. Neonatal Brain Scanning Protocol
19. Musculoskeletal Scanning Protocol

Part VI
20. Abdominal Doppler and Color Flow
21. Cerebrovascular Duplex Scanning Protocol
22. Peripheral Arterial and Venous Duplex Scanning Protocols

A  Guidelines for Performance of the Abdominal and Retroperitoneal
     Ultrasound Examination
B  Guidelines for Performance of the Scrotal Ultrasound Examination
C  Guidelines for Performance of the Antepartum Obstetrical Ultrasound
D  Guidelines for Performance of the Ultrasound Examination of the
     Female Pelvis
E  Guidelines for Performance of the Ultrasound Examination of the
     Prostate (and Surrounding Structures)
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