Scanning principles and step-by-step instructions on how to scan and document images helps students improve the quality of sonographic studies and establish standardization and image documentation for physician diagnostic interpretation.
Sonographic ergonomics and proper use of equipment helps students avoid occupational injuries.
Scanning protocol for pathology provides the criteria for evaluating and documenting abnormal sonographic findings, describing those findings within legal parameters, and relating those findings to the interpreting physician.
Key words and objectives at the beginning of every chapter notify students of the pertinent information in the following chapter.
Part I 1. Clinical Principles 2. Scanning Planes and Scanning Methods Part II 3. Scanning Protocol for Abnormal Findings Part III 4. Abdominal Aorta Scanning Protocol 5. Inferior Vena Cava Scanning Protocol 6. Liver Scanning Protocol 7. Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Scanning Protocol 8. Pancreas Scanning Protocol 9. Renal Scanning Protocol 10. Spleen Scanning Protocol 11. Image Protocol for Full and Limited Studies of the Abdomen Part IV 12. Female Pelvis Scanning Protocol 13. Transvaginal Sonography 14. Obstetrics Scanning Protocol for First, Second, and Third Trimesters 15. Male Pelvis Scanning Protocol for the Prostate Gland, Scrotum, and Penis Part V 16. Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands Scanning Protocol 17. Breast Scanning Protocol 18. Neonatal Brain Scanning Protocol 19. Musculoskeletal Scanning Protocol NEW! Part VI 20. Abdominal Doppler and Color Flow 21. Cerebrovascular Duplex Scanning Protocol 22. Peripheral Arterial and Venous Duplex Scanning Protocols Appendices A Guidelines for Performance of the Abdominal and Retroperitoneal Ultrasound Examination B Guidelines for Performance of the Scrotal Ultrasound Examination C Guidelines for Performance of the Antepartum Obstetrical Ultrasound Examination D Guidelines for Performance of the Ultrasound Examination of the Female Pelvis E Guidelines for Performance of the Ultrasound Examination of the Prostate (and Surrounding Structures)
M. Robert de Jong, RDMS, RDCS, RVT, FSDMS, Radiology Technical Manager - Ultrasound, The Russell H. Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland
This item has low stock levels and may be back-ordered. We'll let you know if it is back-ordered, and you will not be charged until the item ships.
Cookie Preference Center
You may choose not to allow some types of cookies. However, blocking some types may impact your experience of our site and the services we are able to offer. See the different category headings below to find out more or change your settings.
Manage Consent Preferences
Strictly Necessary Cookies
These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site will not then work. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.
These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site.
These cookies may be set through our site by our advertising partners. They may be used by those companies to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant adverts on other sites. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising.