An ideal resource for the classroom or clinical setting, Sectional Anatomy for Imaging Professionals, 4th Edition provides a comprehensive, and highly visual approach to the sectional anatomy of the entire body. Side-by-side presentations of actual diagnostic images from both MRI and CT modalities and corresponding anatomic line drawings illustrate the planes of anatomy most commonly demonstrated by diagnostic imaging. Easy-to-follow descriptions detail the location and function of the anatomy, while clearly labeled images help you confidently identify anatomic structures during clinical examinations. In all, it’s the one reference you need to consistently produce the best possible diagnostic images.
New to this edition
NEW! Updated content reflects the latest ARRT and ASRT curriculum guidelines.
NEW! Additional lymphatic system images give readers a better picture of this nuanced body system.
NEW! Additional pathology boxes help readers connect commonly encountered pathologies to related anatomy for greater diagnostic accuracy.
NEW! Updated line art familiarizes readers with the latest 3D and vascular imaging technology.
NEW! 2-color design makes difficult content easier to digest.
Table of Contents:
1. Introduction to Sectional Anatomy
Anatomic Positions and Planes
Terminology and Landmarks
Abdominal and Pelvic Divisions
Multiplanar Reformation and 3D Imaging
2. Cranium and Facial Bones
Cerebral Vascular System
Lymphatic System Heart and Vasculature Great Vessels
Off-Axis Cardiac Imaging
Azygos Venous System
Abdominal Cavity Liver
Gallbladder and Biliary System Pancreas Spleen
Adrenal Glands Urinary System Stomach
Abdominal Aorta and Branches
Inferior Vena Cava and Tributaries
9. Upper Extremity
Wrist and Hand
10. Lower Extremity
Knee and Lower Leg
Ankle and Foot