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Colorectal Cancer Screening and Computerized Tomographic Colonography

A Comprehensive Overview

  • Brooks D.¬†Cash

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Joseph C. Anderson, Douglas J. Robertson
    Pages 1-28
  3. Darren Boone, Stuart A. Taylor, Steve Halligan
    Pages 41-58
  4. Elizabeth G. McFarland
    Pages 59-72
  5. Peter D. Poullos, Christopher F. Beaulieu
    Pages 73-113
  6. Steven Carpenter
    Pages 115-126
  7. Andrea Laghi, Franco Iafrate, Maria Ciolina, Paolo Baldassari
    Pages 127-136
  8. Donald W. Jensen, Duncan Barlow
    Pages 137-168
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 191-195

About this book

Introduction

Colorectal Cancer Screening and Computerized Tomographic Colonography: A Comprehensive Overview is an authoritative volume on CT colonography. Structured in a manner that will allow the reader to understand the practical and larger public health issues surrounding both CT colonography and CRC screening in general, the text is designed to reach a broad audience of specialist clinicians and primary care physicians. The book provides an overview of the disease and risk factors of colorectal cancer, as well as the history and development of CTC as both a colorectal imaging and screening modality. The text also reviews the controversies, potential pitfalls, and exciting new directions and capabilities inherent in the practice of CTC.

Filled with high quality images and authored by experts in the field, Colorectal Cancer Screening and Computerized Tomographic Colonography: A Comprehensive Overview is the definitive reference for clinicians interested in computerized tomographic colonography and CRC screening.

Keywords

CRC Screening CT Colonography Diminutive polyps Prepless CT

Editors and affiliations

  • Brooks D.¬†Cash
    • 1
  1. 1.Medical Center, Department of GastroenterologyWalter Reed National MilitaryBethesdaUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-5943-9
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4614-5942-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4614-5943-9
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