A GUIDE TO RADIOLOGICAL PROCEDUR
A GUIDE TO RADIOLOGICAL PROCEDURES
Frances Aitchison, MB, ChB, FRCP, FRCR, Consultant
Radiologist, City Hospital, Birmingham, UK; Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer,
University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
This book gives a synoptic description of the
practical details of how to carry out the common procedures in imaging on which
a trainee in radiology will be expected to be familiar. It does not attempt to
cover rarer techniques beyond the scope of the exam or to show the resulting
Every technique is described under a set of standard headings (for example:
methods, indications, equipment, patient preparation, technique, aftercare,
complications, further reading).
Intravascular contrast media.
Liver, biliary tract and pancreas.
Lymph glands, lymphatics and tumours.
Bones and joints.
Lacrimal system and salivary glands.
Thyroid and parathyroids.
Sedation and monitoring.