Ultrasound of the Hand and Upper Extremity: A Step-by-Step Guide

Publication Year: 2017

Edition: 1st Ed.

Authors/Editor: Fowler, Jr., John R.; Rawool, Nandkumar M.

Publisher: Thieme Medical Publishers

ISBN: 978-1-62-623688-2

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Ultrasound of the Hand and Upper Extremity: A Step-by-Step Guide is the first book on mobile ultrasonography that is intended for practicing hand surgeons and the radiologists who work with them.

A stepwise, practical guide specially designed for quick reference, with bullet-point text, informative figures, and detailed clinical examples, this book is ideal for the busy clinician.

Edited by John R. Fowler and Nandkumar M. Rawool, with contributions by other experts with long experience in ultrasound techniques, this book features a reader-friendly chapter structure that describes the appropriate setup, anatomic landmarks, probe and patient positioning, comparative normal anatomy, relevant pathologic anatomy, and available injection techniques for 14 anatomic areas and conditions.

Key Highlights

  • Full-color photographs to depict proper patient and probe positioning for optimal results
  • Expert advice on ultrasound machine settings for achieving the best images in various structures
  • Labeled ultrasound images of deformities and normal anatomy for comparative clinical use

This unique guidebook for upper limb ultrasound methods is the essential primary reference for all practicing hand surgeons and residents, as well as orthopedic surgeons, sports medicine specialists, and radiologists who must provide their patients with unrivaled care using state-of-the-art equipment and techniques.


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Thieme Medical Publishers
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Fowler, Jr., John R.; Rawool, Nandkumar M.
ISBN: 978-1-62-623688-2
Imaging Technology
Language: English
Edition: 1st Ed.
Pages: 202
Illustrations: 340
Year: 2017