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Color Atlas of Ultrasound Anatomy


Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9783131390523
Publication Date: November 2011

Color Atlas of Ultrasound Anatomy, Second Edition presents a systematic, step-by-step introduction to normal sectional anatomy of the abdominal and pelvic organs and thyroid gland, essential for recognizing the anatomic landmarks and variations seen on ultrasound. Its convenient, double-page format, with more than 250 image quartets showing ultrasound images on the left and explanatory drawings on the right, is ideal for rapid comprehension. In addition, each image is accompanied by a line drawing indicating the position of the transducer on the body and a 3-D diagram demonstrating the location of the scanning plane in each organ.

Special features:

  • More than 60 new ultrasound images in the second edition
    that were obtained with state-of-the-art equipment for the highest quality
  • A helpful foundation on standard sectional planes for
    abdominal scanning, with full-color photographs demonstrating probe placement on
    the body and diagrams of organs shown
  • Front and back cover flaps displaying normal sonographic
    dimensions of organs for easy reference

    Covering all
    relevant anatomic markers, measurable parameters, and normal values, and
    including both transverse and longitudinal scans, this pocket-sized reference is
    an essential learning tool for medical students, radiology residents, ultrasound technicians, and medical sonographers.

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