Publication Year: 2015
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Greenspan, Adam; Borys, Dariusz
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
This compact, high-yield resource is an ideal tool for quick look-ups in everyday practice as well as board review.
Here's a practical, hands-on clinical reference that helps you evaluate all of the diagnostic clues at your disposal to accurately identify the most frequently encountered benign and malignant bone tumors and malignant bone tumors.
Co-written by a radiologist and a pathologist, it shows you how to correlate radiography, scintigraphy, CT, MRI, PET, and PET-CT with gross pathology, histopathology, immunohistochemistry, and genetics to achieve maximum diagnostic certainty.
- Easily review all the information you need about each lesion including a definition, epidemiology, sites of involvement, clinical findings, imaging characteristics, histopathology, immunohistochemistry, genetics, complications, prognosis, and differential diagnosis.
- Recognize key diagnostic features with the aid of outstanding radiologic and pathologic images that exemplify both typical and atypical presentations, including pertinent differential diagnoses.
- Focus on the most likely diagnoses while also considering the most important atypical possibilities.
- Find the answers you need quickly thanks to a concise, easy-to-read, bulleted outline format.
- Assess your knowledge with board-style multiple-choice review questions with explanations of the right and wrong answers.