Neil J. Weissman, MD and Gabriel A. Adelmann, MD
An exciting new addition to the highly popular Secrets Series®, this volume addresses the issues of when and how to obtain images of the heart, what modality to use, and how to interpret the results. The five main sections are echocardiography, nuclear cardiology, catheterization (including intravascular ultrasound and peripheral vascular imaging), MRI, and CT/Radiology.
Concise answers that include the author's pearls, tips, memory aids
Bulleted lists, tables, and illustrations for quick review
Chapters written by experts their fields
All the most important "need-to-know" questions and answers in the proven format of the highly acclaimed Secrets Series®
Thorough, highly detailed index
By Neil J. Weissman, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Director, Division of Cardiac Ultrasound, Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC; and Gabriel A. Adelmann, MD, Visiting Fellow, Department of Cardiology, Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC
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