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Title Imaging in pediatric skeletal trauma : techniques and applications / K.J. Johnson, E. Bache (eds.) ; with contributions by E. Bache [and others] ; foreword by A.L. Baert.
Imprint Berlin ; New York : Springer, 2008.

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Series Medical radiology, 0942-5373
Medical radiology (Series). 0942-5373
Subject Pediatric diagnostic imaging.
Children -- Wounds and injuries.
Diagnostic Imaging -- methods.
Child.
Fractures, Bone.
Alt Name Johnson, K. (Karl J.)
Bache, E. (Edward Bache)
Description 1 online resource (x, 364 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Imaging Techniques and Procedures -- Paediatric Trauma Radiography -- Radiographic Positioning -- CT -- Ultrasound in Paediatric Trauma -- Magnetic Resonance Imaging -- Nuclear Medicine -- Clinical Problems -- Normal Anatomical Variants and Other Mimics of Skeletal Trauma -- Basic Science of Paediatric Fractures -- Long Bone Fractures -- Growth Plate (Physeal) Injuries -- Non-accidental Injury -- Pelvic Fractures -- The Hip Joint -- The Paediatric Knee -- Ankle -- Foot Fractures -- Shoulder -- Elbow Injuries -- The Hand and Wrist -- The Spine -- Pathological Fractures in the Immature Skeleton.
Summary This is a comprehensive textbook on imaging of pediatric skeletal trauma. It provides a detailed description of the techniques used and the imaging findings, detailing their clinical relevance. Emphasis is placed on those injuries and their radiological features which are important to the orthopedic surgeon and the successful management of the child. In the first part of the book, the various techniques and procedures needed to successfully image both acute and more chronic skeletal injuries are discussed in depth. Individual chapters are devoted to radiography, CT, MRI, ultrasound, and nuclear medicine. The second part of the book documents the different types of skeletal injury, and the chapters are arranged according to anatomical site. In addition, chapters are included on growth plate injuries, non-accidental injuries, and normal variants that can imitate fractures. Each chapter is written by an expert in the field and a wealth of illustrative material is included. This book is designed to be of value to all radiologists who are involved with pediatric trauma, whether trainees or consultants, and also to orthopedic surgeons.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9783540682615
3540682619
9783540661962 (alk. paper)
3540661964 (alk. paper)
OCLC # 233973203
Additional Format Print version: Imaging in pediatric skeletal trauma. Berlin ; New York : Springer, 2008 9783540661962 3540661964 (DLC) 2007926909 (OCoLC)191751359