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Medicine - Radiology | Diseases of the Abdomen and Pelvis - Diagnostic Imaging and Interventional Techniques

Diseases of the Abdomen and Pelvis

Diagnostic Imaging and Interventional Techniques

(Davos, March 20-26, 1999)


Schultess, G.K.von, Zollikofer, C.L. (Eds.)

Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1999, IX, 277 pp.

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This syllabus provides a wide overview of the latest developments in diagnostic work and intervention in diseases of the abdomen and pelvis. In addition to conventional diagnostic radiology, special procedures such as US, CT, MRI, nuclear medicine and interventional techniques are discussed.

Content Level » Research

Keywords » Abdomen - Diagnostic - Imaging - Intervention - Pelvis - Trauma - Tumor - computed tomography (CT) - diagnosis - ultrasound

Related subjects » Internal Medicine - Radiology

Table of contents 

Lectures.- Managing an Academic Department in the Private Sector.- Radiology in a Socialised Medicine Environment.- Thoughts of a Biologist on the Evolution of Freedom.- Virtual Reality in Clinical Abdominal MR Imaging.- PET in Abdominal Imaging of Tumors and Infections.- Abdominal Ultrasound in the Year 2005.- Film Reading Panel.- Film Reading Panel Quiz: Diseases of the Abdomen and Pelvis.- Seminars.- The Acute Abdomen.- The Acute Abdomen.- Abdominal Trauma.- Trauma of the Abdomen and Pelvis.- Variants and Pseudotumors Simulating Disease.- Variants and Pseudotumors Simulating Diseases in the Abdomen and Pelvis.- Imaging of the Pediatric Gastrointestinal Tract.- Imaging of the Urogenital Tract: Concepts, Challenges and Controversies.- A Rational Approach to Tumor Imaging in the Abdomen.- A Rational Approach to Tumour Imaging in the Abdomen.- Cineradiographic Examination of Impairments of Swallowing.- Swallowing Disorders.- Diseases of the Upper GI Tract: Basics of Radiologic-Pathologic Correlation.- Contemporary Radiological Examination of the Upper Gastrointestinal Tract.- Diseases of the Small Bowel.- Diseases of the Small Bowel.- Diseases of the Colon and Disturbances of Rectal Evacuation.- Defaecography: A Radiological Investigation for Defaecation Disorders.- The Peritoneal Cavity and Reflections.- Pathways of Intraabdominal Spread of Disease.- Imaging of Diseases of the Liver.- Diseases of the Liver.- Imaging of Diseases of the Pancreas and Biliary System.- Differential Diagnosis of Pancreatic and Biliary Duct Diseases.- Vascular Interventional Procedures in the Abdomen.- Diagnosis and Intervention in Vascular Diseases of the Abdomen.- Renal and Adrenal Tumors.- Radiographic Imaging of Urinary Tract Infection and Obstruction.- Obstruction and Infection of the Kidneys and Ureters.- MRI and CT of the Uterus.- Diseases of the Female Pelvis.- Diseases of the Male Pelvis.- Imaging Disorders of the Male Pelvis.- Gastrointestinal Tract Intervention.- Non-Vascular Abdominal Interventions.- Interventions in the Genito-Urinary Tract and Pelvis.- Interventional Radiology in the Lower Urinary and Genital Tracts.- Occlusive Vascular Diseases of the Abdomen.- Occlusive Vascular Diseases of the Abdomen.

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