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Title Fundamentals of virtual colonoscopy / Abraham H. Dachman, editor
Published New York : Springer, ©2005


Description 1 online resource (xii, 112 pages) : illustrations
Contents Cover -- Contents -- Preface -- Contributors -- 1 Virtual Colonoscopy: The Inside Story -- 2 Background and Significance -- 3 How Accurate Is CT Colonography? -- 4 How to Perform and Interpret a Virtual Colonoscopic Examination -- 5 Patient Preparation -- 6 Advanced 3D Display Methods -- 7 MR Colonography -- 8 Future Directions: Computer-Aided Diagnosis -- 9 A Word About Radiation Dose
Summary "Despite the attention that virtual colonoscopy has received among medical professionals, many lack an understanding of the basics of this cutting-edge procedure. Renowned radiologist Abraham Dachman, MD, and a distinguished group of international contributors have prepared a fundamentals book that fills this void. This practical guide fully explains the essentials of this state-of-the-art technique to radiologists, gastroenterologists, radiology residents, and technologists."--Jacket
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 99-105) and index
Notes Print version record
In Springer e-books
Subject Colonoscopy -- Computer simulation
Colonography, Computed Tomographic -- methods
Colon -- diagnostic imaging
Colonic Diseases -- pathology
MEDICAL -- Gastroenterology.
Colon -- radiography.
Colonic Diseases -- pathology.
Colonoscopy -- Computer simulation.
Colonography, Computed Tomographic -- methods.
Genre/Form Electronic books
Form Electronic book
Author Dachman, Abraham H
LC no. 2004112579
ISBN 0387219129
OTHER TI Atlas of virtual colonoscopy