This book is a highly visual guide to the radiographic and advanced imaging modalities - such as computed tomography and ultrasonography - that are frequently used by physicians during the treatment of emergency patients. Covering practices ranging from ultrasound at the point of care to the interpretation of CT scan results, this book contains over 2,200 images, each with detailed captions and line-art that highlight key findings. Within each section, particular attention is devoted to practical tricks of the trade and tips for avoiding common pitfalls. Overall, this book is a useful source for experienced clinicians, residents, mid-level providers, or medical students who want to maximize the diagnostic accuracy of each modality without losing valuable time.
Includes over 2,200 individual images in different formats to facilitate better comprehension
Particular attention is devoted to practical tricks of the trade and tips for avoiding common imaging mistakes, thereby increasing diagnostic success
Authored by a leader in the emergency imaging field, this book contains the most up-to-date techniques and practices