Author By Cecilia M Brennecke, MD, Medical Director, Johns Hopkins Imaging at Green Spring, Department of Radioloy, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland
Format Paperback ISBN 9780323087223 Copyright Year 2012 Length 320 Pages
Effectively prepare for certification, recertification, and practice with Breast Imaging: Case Review, 2nd Edition! Case studies illustrate how to make confident, final diagnoses through accurate pattern recognition, clinical correlation, and differential diagnosis. Itís an ideal way to test and deepen your knowledge of all essential topics in breast imaging.
New to This Edition
Stay current with the aid of updated cases covering breast MR imaging, digital breast imaging, image-guided biopsy, imaging of high-risk lesions (ADH, LCIS), high-risk patient management, invasive lobular carcinoma, complex cystic cancer, male breast cancer, mucinous carcinoma, MRI of DCIS, desmoid tumors, and much more.
See examples of the latest imaging approaches, including digital mammography, MRI, and color Doppler US.
Prepare for the new Board exam
format with an updated organization that provides 4-5 multiple-choice review questions for each case.
Review 200 cases organized by level of difficulty, with multiple-choice questions, answers, and rationales that mimic the new format of certification and recertification exams.
Imprint: Saunders Format Type: Paperback Trim: 8 1/2 X 10 7/8 in
Published Review: 'The book is laid out in a pleasing style with each case presented on a single page containing relevant images illustrating the abnormality, a succinct clinical history, followed by four multiple choice questions to test your knowledge.The answers to the questions together further topic discussion are provided over the page to discourage cheating. Finally, a few relevant references† are supplied, and† cross reference is also made to a comapanion comprehensive textbook of breast which serves as the source material for the case reviews"
RAD, January 2013