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Digital Breast Tomosynthesis : Technique and Cases (Hardcover) (M.D. Joerg Barkhausen)

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Digital Breast Tomosynthesis: Technique and Cases is a comprehensive and timely introductionto a significant technological advance in breast cancer imaging. This state-of-the-art guideexplains the technique of digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT), describes results from availableclinical studies, offers recommendations for the use of DBT in routine practice, and discussesthe latest developments and possible future trends in DBT. The main part of the book contains45 highly illustrated case reports that allow readers to explore the practical aspects of DBT anddeepen their knowledge of this important new modality in breast imaging.Key Features:
  • Presents 45 superbly illustrated case reports showcasing the application of DBT to clinical practice
  • Examines the results of all currently available clinical trials and studies
  • Evaluates the use of DBT alongside mammography and versus mammography
  • Includes

    high-quality images from the various modalities in breast imaging: 2D

    mammography, DBT, and ultrasound, to enable comparison of their

    strengths and limitations

  • Combines expertise in the fields of radiology and gynecology with an interdisciplinary team of contributors
  • Provides video clips of the DBT data set for most cases on the Thieme MediaCenter

and up to date, this volume is essential for radiology practitioners,

residents, and fellows who wish to learn about the potential of DBT and

stay at the forefront of technological developments in their field. The

wealth of clinically relevant information is useful for any radiologist

considering the establishment of DBT as a new imaging tool in their


Number of Pages: 221
Genre: Medical
Sub-Genre: Radiology + Nuclear Medicine
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Thieme Medical Pub
Author: M.D. Joerg Barkhausen
Language: English
Street Date: November 25, 2015
TCIN: 50462451
UPC: 9783132031616
Item Number (DPCI): 248-07-1338
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