From Protocols to Practice

  • Mannudeep K. Kalra
  • Sanjay Saini
  • Geoffrey D. Rubin

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XI
  2. Physics and Techniques of MDCT

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Mannudeep K. Kalra, Sanjay Saini
      Pages 3-9
    3. Mannudeep K. Kalra
      Pages 31-41
    4. Henrik S. Thomsen
      Pages 52-55
    5. Raul N. Uppot
      Pages 56-64
    6. Unni K. Udayasankar, Zaheerabbas Momin, William C. Small
      Pages 65-79
  3. MDCT of the Abdomen

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 81-81
    2. Dushyant V. Sahani, Anandkumar H. Singh
      Pages 83-92
    3. Sebastian T. Schindera, Rendon C. Nelson
      Pages 93-110
    4. Dushyant V. Sahani, Zarine K. Shah
      Pages 111-119
    5. Lisa L. Wang, Christine O. Menlas, Kyongtae T. Bae
      Pages 120-137
    6. Avinash R. Kambadakone, Dushyant V. Sahani
      Pages 138-154
    7. Sean E. McSweeney, Owen J. O’ Connor, Michael M. Maher
      Pages 155-165
    8. Michael Moore, Michael A. Blake
      Pages 166-208
  4. MDCT of the Cardiovascular System

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 209-209
    2. Frank J. Rybicki, Tarang Sheth
      Pages 211-224
    3. Geoffrey D. Rubin, Mannudeep K. Kalra
      Pages 225-235
    4. Joseph J. Kavanagh, Douglas R. Lake, Philip Costello
      Pages 236-249
    5. Geoffrey D. Rubin, Mannudeep K. Kalra
      Pages 250-262
    6. Ian S. Rogers, Udo Hoffmann
      Pages 263-268
    7. Gopi Kiran Reddy Sirineni, Stefan Tigges, Arthur E. Stillman
      Pages 269-275
  5. MDCT of Head and Neck

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 277-277
    2. David S. Enterline
      Pages 279-294
    3. Sanjay K. Shetty, Michael H. Lev
      Pages 295-309
  6. MDCT of Trauma

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 311-311
    2. Robert A. Halvorsen
      Pages 313-323
    3. Sunit Sebastian, Hamid Salamipour
      Pages 324-332
  7. Pediatric MDCT

  8. Back Matter
    Pages 355-411

About this book


MDCT: From Protocols to Practice tackles contemporary and topical issues in MDCT technology and applications. As an updated edition of MDCT: A Practical Approach, this volume offers new content as well as revised chapters from the previous volume. New chapters discuss important topics such as imaging of children and obese subjects, the use of contrast medium in pregnant women coronary, MDCT angiography, and PET/CT in abdominal and pelvic malignancies. Furthermore an Appendix with over 50 updated MDCT scanning protocols completes this publication. The book emphasizes the practical aspects of MDCT, making it an invaluable source of information for radiologists, residents, medical physicists, and radiology technologists in everyday clinical practice.


Coronary CTA MDCT Gastrointestinal System MDCT Urography MDCT in Children Obesity PET/CT computed tomography (CT) radiology

Editors and affiliations

  • Mannudeep K. Kalra
    • 1
  • Sanjay Saini
    • 2
  • Geoffrey D. Rubin
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyMassachusetts General HospitalBostonUSA
  2. 2.Department of Radiology Emory University School of MedicineEmory University HospitalAtlantaUSA
  3. 3.Department of RadiologyStanford University School of MedicineStanfordUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Milan 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, Milano
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-88-470-0831-1
  • Online ISBN 978-88-470-0832-8
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