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Pediatric Musculoskeletal Ultrasonography

Editors: El Miedany, Yasser (Ed.)

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  • Examines sonoanatomy, scanning techniques, and normal and main pathological findings for individual joints (e.g., shoulder, elbow, hip, ankle)
  • Provides a clinical guide to implementing MSUS as a tool for musculoskeletal assessment in pediatric practice
  • Discusses the role of modern techniques such as Applications and musculoskeletal ultrasonography to monitor disease progression and response to therapy
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This book provides a comprehensive compilation of musculoskeletal ultrasonography (MSUS) fundamentals in pediatric rheumatology with emphasis on imaging techniques, normal anatomy, approaches towards standardization, and the spectrum of pathologic findings seen in the pediatric population. It examines the techniques and pitfalls of MSUS in pediatrics and compares sonoanatomy in pediatric patients versus adults. Chapters cover a range of anatomical sites, including shoulder and arm, elbow and forearm, wrists and hands, hip and thigh, knee and leg, and ankle and feet. The text also discusses the use of ultrasonography in juvenile inflammatory arthritic conditions and sports-related injuries. Finally, the book concludes with a summary of the recent advances in pediatric musculoskeletal ultrasonography. Featuring contributions from a large international group of leaders in the field, Pediatric Musculoskeletal Ultrasonography is an authoritative reference for pediatric and adult rheumatologists, sonographers, radiologists, physiotherapists, and orthopedic specialists.


About the authors

Yasser El Miedany, MD, FRCPHonorary Senior Clinical LecturerKing’s College LondonLondon, UK Professor of Rheumatology and RehabilitationAin Shams UniversityCairo, Egypt Consultant RheumatologistDepartment of RheumatologyDarent Valley HospitalDartford, Kent, UK

Table of contents (20 chapters)

Table of contents (20 chapters)
  • Musculoskeletal US in Pediatrics: Physics and Techniques

    Pages 3-9

    Magni-Manzoni, Silvia (et al.)

  • Standardized Musculoskeletal Ultrasound in Pediatric Rheumatology: (normal Age-Related Ultrasound Findings)

    Pages 11-18

    Collado, Paz (et al.)

  • FUNDAMENTALS OF MUSCULOSKELETAL Sonoanatomy in adults

    Pages 19-33

    Möller, Ingrid (et al.)

  • Applied Pediatrics Sonoanatomy

    Pages 35-66

    El Miedany, Yasser (et al.)

  • Spectrum of US pathology: Tissue pathology and clinical application

    Pages 67-82

    Castro, Jeimylo C.

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eBook $14.99
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-030-17824-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $159.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-030-17823-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Pediatric Musculoskeletal Ultrasonography
Editors
  • Yasser El Miedany
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-17824-6
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-17824-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-17823-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIX, 372
Number of Illustrations
85 b/w illustrations, 258 illustrations in colour
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