Keck Medicine of USC's Multidisciplinary Lung Cancer Program provides comprehensive follow-up care to patients, bringing together specialists in chest radiology
, thoracic surgery, pulmonary medicine and oncology to review each patient's history, risk factors and LDCT findings, and provide the patient and his/her primary physician with their recommendations.
Chapters cover the physiology and pathophysiology of common respiratory, cardiac, and surgical conditions relevant to entry-level physical therapy students; assessment topics like clinical decision making, patient interviews, chart review, physical examination, the interpretation of lab tests, chest radiology
, pulmonary function testing, mobility and exercise testing, electrocardiogram interpretation, and oxygen therapy and mechanical ventilation; and management topics like adult and patient education, breathing strategies and exercises, positioning, airway clearance techniques, and mobilization and exercise training for hospitalized patients and those in cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation.
The team is headed by Dr Heshan Panditaratne, a consultant radiologist who specialises in nuclear and chest radiology
According to Chest Radiology
Fellow, Peter Herzog, MD, the extra step does not significantly slow down trauma workflow.
Authored by the eminent Micheal Ellis and Christopher Flower, it is a short, lucid text on adult chest radiology
, with over 400 high-quality images.
Julien is chief of Thoracic Imaging and Director of the Tumor Program at the world-renowned Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles and is a nationally known expert in chest radiology
The opening chapter explains basic concepts of chest radiology
and the next two chapters present basics for understanding normal and abnormal chest radiology
Imaging methods covered include chest radiology
, transthoracic and transesophageal echocardiography, 2-D and Doppler echocardiography, cardiac computed tomography (CT), cardiac magnetic resonance (MR), angiography, and nuclear cardiology techniques.
Syllabus: A Diagnostic Categorical Course in Chest Radiology
The investigator team includes: -- Professor Ma Daqing, chief radiologist, Beijing Friendship Hospital and head of chest radiology
for the Chinese Radiology Society; -- Professor Zhou Chun Wu, vice president of the Cancer Institute and director of the department of diagnostic radiology, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Peking Union Medical College; -- Dr.
, complete with case studies and radiographs on CD
Hospitals of Leicester, UK) supply students, junior doctors, trainee radiologists, nurses, physiotherapists, and nurse practitioners with a text on the principles of chest radiology