2006

Enhancing the Role of Ultrasound with Contrast Agents

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ISBN: 978-88-470-0475-7 (Print) 978-88-470-0476-4 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Technique and Methodology of Contrast Ultrasound

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-14

      Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound: Basic Physics and Technology Overview

  2. Clinical Application of Contrast Ultrasound in Liver Diseases

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 15-15

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      Pages 17-38

      Characterisation of Benign Focal Liver Lesions with Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound (CEUS)

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      Pages 39-52

      Characterisation of Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Cirrhosis

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      Pages 53-67

      Detection and Characterisation of Liver Metastases

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      Pages 69-76

      Guidance of Percutaneous Tumor Ablation Procedures

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      Pages 77-88

      Follow-up of Oncology Patients Undergoing Chemotherapy

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      Pages 89-95

      Quantification of Microbubble Enhancement in Liver Imaging

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      Pages 97-103

      Intra-Operative Contrast Ultrasound in Liver Surgery

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      Pages 105-116

      European Guidelines in Liver Contrast Ultrasound

  3. Clinical Application of Contrast Ultrasound In Vascular Diseases

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 117-117

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      Pages 119-129

      Transcranial Doppler

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      Pages 131-144

      Contrast Ultrasound in Cerebrovascular Disease and Stroke Management

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      Pages 145-162

      Abdominal Vessels

  4. New Prospects in Clinical Application of Contrast Ultrasound

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 163-163

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      Pages 165-172

      Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound of Focal Renal Lesions

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      Pages 173-191

      Renal Transplant Follow-up

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      Pages 193-204

      Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound in Low-Energy Blunt Abdominal Trauma

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      Pages 205-216

      Prostate Carcinoma

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      Pages 217-224

      Recent Advances in Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound in Woman Pelvis Lesions

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      Pages 225-237

      Role of Contrast Ultrasound in Breast Lesions and Sentinel Lymph Nodes

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      Pages 239-252

      Value of Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound in Rheumatoid Arthritis