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Atlas of Color-Coded Doppler Sonography

Vascular and Soft Tissue Structures of the Upper Extremity, Thoracic Outlet and Neck

  • Franz X. J. Frühwald
  • D. Eric Blackwell
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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIII
  2. F. Frühwald, D. E. Blackwell
    Pages 1-14
  3. S. Trattnig, P. Hübsch
    Pages 27-64
  4. S. Trattnig, P. Hübsch, F. Frühwald
    Pages 65-78
  5. P. Hübsch, S. Trattnig
    Pages 79-91
  6. P. Hübsch, F. Frühwald, S. Trattnig
    Pages 93-106
  7. P. Hübsch, S. Trattnig
    Pages 119-132
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 133-138

About this book

Introduction

For those of us who have been associated with the field of ultrasound imaging of the arterial system since its infancy, this contribution by Friihwald and Blackwell provides the source where the results of over 30 years of hard-won advances can be found. The editors and contributors summarize this burgeoning field in their lucidly written, interesting, and accurate treatise. Beginning with chapters on physical principles and technical considerations, including how to adjust equipment for best images, they consider forthwith carotid and vertebral disease in two outstanding chapters with color images of startling defini­ tion. Also included are diagrams in which vascular structures are clearly related to well-labeled anatomical landmarks. No other atlas contains the quality of color images and graphic displays which these two editors have compiled. Now that surgical remediation of stenosis of the extracranial carotid and, perhaps, also the vertebral arteries has been demonstrated effective there will undoubtedly be an explosion in the use of this advanced technology to identify appropriate patients and to follow lesions longitudinally over time. To accomplish this, high-quality images made by skilled sonogra­ phers are the vital component and this book sets standards in this domain.

Keywords

anatomy aneurysm angiography arteries artery clinical application dialysis evaluation hemodynamics research soft tissue sonography surgery tissue tumor

Editors and affiliations

  • Franz X. J. Frühwald
    • 1
  • D. Eric Blackwell
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyUniversity of Vienna Medical School, and Institute of Diagnostic ImagingSt. PöltenAustria
  2. 2.Division of Ultrasound, Department of RadiologyTexas Tech University Medical SchoolUSA

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