By Ethan J. Halpern

Praise for the 1st Edition:
"Well written, good geared up [and] effortless to read...provides every little thing surgeon would have to recognize so as to comprise cardiac CT in his or her practice...this ebook was once a excitement to read."--Radiology

With a unique emphasis at the complementary nature of anatomic and practical cardiac info, Clinical Cardiac CT: Anatomy and Function -- now in a lavishly illustrated moment version -- guarantees physicians advance the talents they should interpret cardiac CT photos with confidence.

This quantity starts with a short creation to the necessities of CT strategy, common cardiac anatomy, and anatomic anomalies. The professional authors then speak about the scientific software of cardiac CT for possibility stratification, easy methods to review coronary artery sickness, and the preoperative making plans for and postoperative evaluate of percutaneous cardiac tactics, together with coronary stents and skip grafts.


  • Entirely new chapters tackle overview of the
    thoracic aorta, congenital middle sickness within the grownup, triple rule-out CT
    angiography, and the most recent ideas in cardiac CT
  • 1,157 high-resolution CT photographs -- together with over 500
    images which are new to this variation -- exhibit the whole variety of standard
    cardiac diversifications and pathologic findings
  • An accompanying DVD comprises 3D monitors of anatomic
    relationships and cine clips of greater than 2 hundred instances that display cardiac
    function and valve review
  • New info on frontier thoughts, together with
    myocardial perfusion and detailed distinction agents

This hugely visible reference
is essential for an individual inquisitive about appearing or reading cardiac CT
images. it's a vital source for radiologists, cardiologists, or
cardiothoracic surgeons, in addition to for citizens or fellows getting ready for forums or a cardiac imaging rotation.

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