Imaging of Pediatric Chest: An Atlas

by Arun Kumar Gupta, Ashu Seith Bhalla, Manisha Jana

The framework of the body of children and adults is different. The range of conditions including the pediatric chest is particular from the spectrum found in the adults. Still there are some similarities between adults and children. There are several distinct entities, which are peculiar to children. Imaging plays an important role in all specialties. Chest radiograph is the most generally performed system in most radiology divisions. Basics of radiology are important for the pediatricians. This book is comprehensive text on pediatric chest imaging. It includes detailed explanations on chest radiograph interpretation, ultrasound techniques, neonatal respiratory distress and causes, approach, and various other aspects. The book also discusses various abnormalities examined by imaging. Diseases such as tuberculosis, airway diseases, interstitial lung diseases that are involved in abnormalities of the body are studied by imaging techniques are discussed.

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Editor Editor's Affiliation
1. Gupta Arun Kumar
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
2. Bhalla Ashu Seith
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, India
3. Jana Manisha All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
ISBN 9789351527817
Speciality Pediatrics, Radiology and Nuclear Medicine
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/12621
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2015
Pages 196
Book Type Professional

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