Fundamentals of Body CT, 3rd Edition

Fundamentals of Body CT

3rd Edition

By W. Richard Webb, MD, Chief, Thoracic Imaging, Professor of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco Medical School, Department of Radiology, San Francisco, CA; Wiliam E. Brant, MD, Professor of Radiology, Director of Thoraco-Abdominal Imaging Division, University of Virginia Health System, Department of Radiology, Charlottesville, VA; and Nancy Major, MD, Associate Professor of Radiology and Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Division of Muscoloskeletal Imaging, Durham, NC


Part I: Thorax

1. Intro to CT of the Thorax: Chest CT Techniques

2. Mediastinum-Introduction & Normal Anatomy

3. Mediastinum-Vascular Abnormalities

4. Mediastinum- Lymph Node Abnormalities & Masses

5. The Pulmonary Hila

6. Lung Disease

7. Pleura, Chest Wall, and Diaphragm


Part II: The Abdomen & Pelvis

8. Introduction to CT of the Abdomen & Pelvis

9. Peritoneal Cavity, Vessels, Nodes, and Abdominal Wall

10. Abdominal Trauma

11. Liver

12. Biliary Tree and Gallbladder

13. Pancreas

14. Spleen

15. Kidneys and Ureters

16. Adrenal Glands

17. Gastrointestinal Tract

18. Pelvis


Part III: Musculoskeletal Skeleton

19. CT in Musculoskeletal Trauma

20. CT in Musculoskeletal Nontrauma

21. Incidental Findings