Screening and Preventive Diagnosis with Radiological Imaging

ISBN: 978-3-540-23553-8 (Print) 978-3-540-49831-5 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XIII

  2. Fundamentals and Prerequisites

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      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-11

      Epidemiology and Statistics

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      Pages 13-37

      Relevant Diseases and Therapeutic Options

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      Pages 39-51

      Pathology

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      Pages 53-61

      Screening and Preventive Diagnosis with Radiological Imaging Diagnostic Algorithms for Whole-Body Exams

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      Pages 63-75

      Personnel and Structural Prerequisites for Screening-Programs

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      Pages 77-126

      Technical Prerequisites

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      Pages 127-136

      Risks of Screening and Preventive Diagnosis

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      Pages 137-146

      Ethical Aspects of Screening and Preventive Diagnosis with Radiological Imaging

  3. Organ-Related Examinations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 147-147

    2. Screening in Unselected Populations

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        Pages 149-182

        Cardiovascular Diseases

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        Pages 183-214

        Oncological Disease

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        Pages 215-231

        Congenital Pediatric Diseases

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        Pages 233-248

        Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Prevention of Alzheimer’s Disease

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        Pages 249-260

        Osteoporosis

      Preventive Diagnosis for Risk Groups

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        Pages 263-309

        Exogenous Exposure: Occupation and Environment

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        Pages 311-328

        Genetic Disposition

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        Pages 329-347

        Predisposing Diseases

  4. Back Matter

    Pages 349-363