Publication Year: 2015
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Kline-Fath, Beth M.; Bulas, Dorothy I.; Bahado-Singh, Ray
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 80
Written by an impressive roster of leading fetal radiologists and maternal-fetal medicine specialists, with additional input from cardiologists, geneticists, and Doppler specialists, this state-of-the-art reference explores how to obtain the maximum information from fetal ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging, so you can rule out pathologies with confidence – or identify them early enough to initiate the most appropriate interventions.
- Addresses normal anatomy and imaging techniques; screening for normal and abnormal conditions; fetal malformations, emphasizing the essential criteria needed to diagnose each disorder
- Explores the major fetal anomalies by organ system, as well as common genetic and chromosomal disorders, outlining their incidence, pathogenesis and etiology, diagnosis with US and MRI, prognosis, and management
- Offers abundant imaging examples representing the full range of US and MRI findings, as well as color diagrams and tables to expedite reference