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Making Sense of the Chest X-ray: A Hands-on Guide
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Making Sense of the Chest X-ray: A Hands-on Guide

Publication Year: 2013
Edition: 2nd Ed.
Authors/Editor: Jenkins, Paul F.
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 978-1-444-13515-2
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When a patient presents to the emergency department, in the GP practice, or in the outpatient clinic with a range of clinical signs, the chest x-ray is one of the most valuable diagnostic tools available to the attending physician.

Accurate interpretation and understanding of the chest x-ray is therefore a crucial skill that all medical students and junior doctors must acquire to formulate quickly an appropriate management plan. Making Sense of the Chest X-ray is here to help.

The second edition of this well-received pocket guide remains the perfect introduction to the subject. Written from a problem-oriented approach, the author shares his extensive experience of teaching this subject, with "real life" scenarios interspersed throughout the text. Making Sense of the Chest X-ray offers:

• Advice on when to seek additional/expert opinion
• Suggestions on how to deal with particularly difficult areas
• An emphasis on the link between radiographic appearance and clinical finding

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: CRC Press
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Jenkins, Paul F.
  • ISBN: 978-1-444-13515-2
  • Specialty:
    Imaging Technology
    Radiology
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 2nd Ed.
  • Pages: 178
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2013

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