Jagan Mohan Ailinani, Michael L. Grey
McGraw-Hill Education / Medical; 3rd edition
The CT and MRI Pathology: A Pocket Atlas, Third Edition (PDF) is a highly regarded pocket atlas that covers the most common pathologic disorders that may be seen on CT and MRI scans. This edition is more important than ever, and it includes fresh images and cases. This concise PDF handbook provides technologists and medical students with MRI and CT findings of 200 pathologic conditions that are most commonly seen in day-to-day practice, along with relevant clinical information. It was designed for quick look-ups at the point of care and is available in both English and Spanish. Each pathology is described on a single page of the textbook, which is accompanied by images obtained from CT and/or MRI. These images frequently offer several points of view on the same pathology.
The free PDF etextbook covers a summary of the epidemiology, the etiology, the signs and symptoms, the imaging characteristics for CT and MR, the treatment, and statements about the prognosis. The e-book also contains a helpful introductory section on the Principles of Imaging in Computed Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging as well as an educational part on Contrast Media. Both of these sections can be found near the beginning of the book.
This inexpensive and portable PDF handbook allows technologists to swiftly review pathologic imaging findings and key clinical information without having to turn to huge and heavy textbooks, as it was designed for mobility and convenience of use.