High-Resolution CT of the Lung, 5th Edition

  • Published By: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • ISBN-10: 1469887657
  • ISBN-13: 9781469887654
  • DDC: 616.2
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 752 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released March 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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Looking for the seminal guide to HRCT and lung abnormalities? Get the newly revised and updated 5th edition of High-Resolution CT Of The Lung, the leading reference on the use of high-res computed tomography for diagnosis and assessment of diffuse lung diseases. Written by leading experts in the field, this comprehensive reference offers a thorough grounding in HRCT interpretation, offering the latest technical and clinical data, including recent advances in the classification and understanding of diffuse lung diseases and their HRCT appearances.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication Page.
Contributing Authors.
1: High-Resolution CT Techniques and Normal Anatomy.
2: Technical Aspects of High-Resolution CT.
3: Normal Lung Anatomy.
4: Approach to HRCT Diagnosis and Findings of Lung Disease.
5: HRCT Findings: Linear and Reticular Opacities.
6: HRCT Findings: Multiple Nodules and Nodular Opacities.
7: HRCT Findings: Parenchymal Opacification.
8: HRCT Findings: Air-Filled Cystic Lesions.
9: HRCT Findings: Decreased Lung Attenuation.
10: High-Resolution CT Diagnosis of Diffuse Lung Disease.
11: The Idiopathic Interstitial Pneumonias, Part I: Usual Interstitial Pneumonia/Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis and Nonspecific Interstitial Pneumonia.
12: The Idiopathic Interstitial Pneumonias, Part II: Cryptogenic Organizing Pneumonia, Acute Interstitial Pneumonia, Respiratory Bronchiolitis-Interstitial Lung Disease, Desquamative Interstitial Pneumonia, Lymphoid Interstitial Pneumonia, and Pleuroparenchymal Fibroelastosis.
13: Collagen-Vascular Diseases.
14: Diffuse Pulmonary Neoplasms and Pulmonary Lymphoproliferative Diseases.
15: Sarcoidosis.
16: Pneumoconiosis, Occupational, and Environmental Lung Disease.
17: Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis and Eosinophilic Lung Diseases.
18: Drug-Induced Lung Diseases and Radiation Pneumonitis.
19: Miscellaneous Infiltrative Lung Diseases.
20: Infections.
21: Pulmonary Edema and Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome.
22: Cystic Lung Diseases.
23: Emphysema and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.
24: Airways Diseases.
25: Pulmonary Hypertension and Pulmonary Vascular Disease.
26: High-Resolution CT Review.
27: Illustrated Glossary of High-Resolution CT Terms.
28: Appearances and Characteristics of Common Diseases.