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Atlas of fetal MRI [electronic resource] /
edited by Deborah Levine.
imprint
Boca Raton : Taylor & Francis, 2005.
description
xi, 239 p. : ill.
ISBN
0824725484 (alk. paper), 9780824725488 (alk. paper)
format(s)
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imprint
Boca Raton : Taylor & Francis, 2005.
isbn
0824725484 (alk. paper)
9780824725488 (alk. paper)
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
catalogue key
7840316
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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an excellent, well-devised pictorial journey through much of normal fetal development and select fetal anomaliesthe images display beautiful anatomy. Follow-up postnatal images on select cases add to reader satisfaction. I thoroughly enjoyed this book.
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Doody's Reviews, October 2005
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Summaries
Long Description
The only text to provide in-depth illustrations of the normal and abnormal fetal anatomy on MR imaging, this guide includes chapters highlighting the state-of-the-science in the imaging of the fetal skull, face, neck, nervous system, chest, abdomen, and musculoskeletal system. Discussing applications at the forefront of the discipline, this reference studies data gleaned from MR examinations of maternal and fetal health, reviews common fast imaging techniques, details pitfalls related to fetal MR imaging, and analyzes methods for improving image resolution.
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The only text to provide in-depth illustrations of the normal and abnormal fetal anatomy on MR imaging, this guide includes chapters highlighting the cutting edge in the imaging of the fetal skull, face, neck, nervous system, chest, abdomen, and musculoskeletal system. Edited by a seasoned authority on the topic, Atlas of Fetal MRI : * contains numerous illustrations of fetal anatomy with mention of changes in appearance that occur during gestation * provides chapters on the physics of fast MR, the impact of MR on the fetal surgery patient, and maternal abdominopelvic complications in pregnancy * includes multiple images of normal fetal anatomy throughout gestation, with in-depth coverage of the development of the fetal central nervous system throughout the second and third trimesters * covers a wide range of CNS anomalies including ventriculomegaly, porencephaly, agenesis of the corpus callosum, tuberous sclerosis, encephaloceles, Dandy Walker variants, and cortical gyral abnormalities * details the use of MR in the diagnosis and care of patients with ovarian, placental, uterine, and abdominal abnormalities during pregnancy. Discussing applications at the forefront of the discipline, this reference studies data gleaned from MR examinations of maternal and fetal health, reviews common fast imaging techniques, details pitfalls related to fetal MR imaging, and analyzes methods for improving image resolution.
Table of Contents
Prefacep. v
Acknowledgmentsp. vii
Contributorsp. xi
Safety of MR Imaging in Pregnancyp. 1
MR Imaging of Normal Brain in the Second and Third Trimestersp. 7
MR Imaging of Fetal CNS Abnormalitiesp. 25
MR Imaging of the Fetal Skull, Face, and Neckp. 73
MR Imaging of Fetal Thoracic Abnormalitiesp. 91
MR Imaging of the Fetal Abdomen and Pelvisp. 113
MR Imaging of the Fetal Extremities, Spine, and Spinal Cordp. 139
MR Imaging of Multiple Gestationsp. 163
Current Techniques and Future Directions for Fetal MR Imagingp. 175
MR Imaging Before Fetal Surgery: Contribution to Managementp. 193
MR Imaging of the Maternal Abdomen and Pelvis in Pregnancyp. 201
Indexp. 231
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