LANGE Q&A: Mammography Examination, 3rd Edition

Author: Olive Peart

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071833935

Category: Medical

Page: 192

View: 9413

Everything you need to ace the ARRT Mammography Exam in one complete study package! This comprehensive study guide for the ARRT’s Mammography Examination summarizes the mammography curriculum in a concise, readable format and includes 450 ARRT-style questions plus two complete practice exams to give radiographic technicians the practice they need to pass the registry examination with flying colors. This powerful study aid also includes summaries of all must-know facts and concepts and more than 100 illustrations and radiographs illustrating pathology, film comparison, and various types of lesions. Coverage has been updated to include the latest in digital imaging technology, digital quality assurance standards, special patient situations, breast pathology, treatment options, and breast reconstruction. Follows latest ARRT mammography exam blueprint NEW! Online faculty resources: PowerPoint® lesson plans include objectives, teaching points, review questions and images/illustrations for each chapter to support classroom use .

Lange Q&A

Mammography Examination, Second Edition

Author: Olive Peart

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780071548380

Category: Medical

Page: 192

View: 9333

Lange Q&A: Mammography Examination is a comprehensive study guide for the ARRT’s Mammography Examination. The book summarizes the mammography curriculum in a clear and concise format and includes review Q&A plus two complete practice exams. With this book, radiographic technicians get the practice they need to pass the registry examination with flying colors.

Mammography and Breast Imaging PREP: Program Review and Exam Prep

Author: Olive Peart

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071752463

Category: Medical

Page: 304

View: 716

A comprehensive review for the mammography registry examination – from an experienced educator and clinician who knows exactly what it takes to pass Includes new coverage of the latest digital imaging technologies Written by an instructor and mammography specialist at Stamford Hospital Concise narrative text helps you to focus on essential concepts Practice questions with answers referenced to the text allow you to gauge your comprehension of important material Learning aids such as objectives and glossaries at the beginning of each chapter streamline the learning process Numerous radiographs teach you to recognize good and bad films and normal circumscribed lesions and breast calcifications High-quality diagrams help you learn correct patient positioning consistent with the American College of Radiography and the Mammography Quality Control Manual Valuable during coursework to help you recognize and understand concepts that are likely to appear on the exam A complete review for licensure that includes the history of breast imaging, breast cancer detection, and treatment (including new imaging methods and recent advances in digital mammography, MRI, BSGI, DBT, volumtetric ultrasound imaging, and Cone Beam Breast CT)

Mammographic Imaging

Author: Shelly Lille,Wendy Marshall

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1496352041

Category: Medical

Page: 776

View: 2833

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from 3rd Party sellers are not guaranteed by the Publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. The 4th Edition of Mammographic Imaging: A Practical Guide remains the most up-to-date and comprehensive book in the field. A perfect all-in-one solution for coursework, board prep, and clinical practice, this bestseller reflects the latest ARRT educational and certification exam requirements, as well as the ASRT recommended curriculum. Technologists seeking to stay current in the profession and students preparing to enter the field will appreciate the 227 new photos, the wide range of case studies, and the interactive online exam simulator with ARRT registry-style questions.

Mammography Exam Flashcard Study System

Mammography Test Practice Questions & Review for the Mammography Exam

Author: Mammography Exam Secrets

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781609719999

Category: Medical

Page: N.A

View: 7896

Radiography PREP (Program Review and Examination Preparation), Sixth Edition

Author: D. A. Saia

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780071741071

Category: Medical

Page: 592

View: 3084

Ace the ARRT certification exam with the field’s most trusted review Maximize your study time -- and your grade -- by focusing on the most important and frequently tested topics 4 STAR DOODY'S REVIEW! "This update is once again a highlight in the review book section for preparing for the registry exam in radiography. Using a compilation of noteworthy sources, the author once again provides students with a complete and valuable guide for registry exam review. This is a must-have book for any future radiographer."--Doody's Review Service The entire radiography curriculum summarized in a concise, readable narrative makes it easy to understand and memorize key concepts 860+ registry-style questions, including a 200-question practice test, prepare you for the exam Answers with detailed explanations and references to major textbooks More than 400 illustrations and clinical images Written by an experienced educator and radiography program director who knows exactly what it takes to pass Essential for certification or recertification An author with 35+ years of teaching experience provides everything you need to excel on the exam coursework Summary boxes provide a convenient overview of must-know information The inside covers feature important formulae, radiation protection facts, conversion factors, body surface landmarks, digital imaging facts, acronyms and abbreviations, radiation quality factors, and minimum filtration requirements Coverage of the latest developments, including digital and electronic imaging A complete 200-question practice exam 440+ chapter-ending questions

Mammography Exam Secrets Study Guide

Mammography Test Review for the Mammography Exam

Author: Mometrix Media LLC

Publisher: Mometrix Media LLC

ISBN: 9781609719982

Category: Medical

Page: 108

View: 9918

***Includes Practice Test Questions*** Mammography Exam Secrets helps you ace the Mammography Exam, without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive Mammography Exam Secrets study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. Mammography Exam Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to Mammography Exam Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; A comprehensive General Strategy review including: Make Predictions, Answer the Question, Benchmark, Valid Information, Avoid Fact Traps, Milk the Question, The Trap of Familiarity, Eliminate Answers, Tough Questions, Brainstorm, Read Carefully, Face Value, Prefixes, Hedge Phrases, Switchback Words, New Information, Time Management, Contextual Clues, Don't Panic, Pace Yourself, Answer Selection, Check Your Work, Beware of Directly Quoted Answers, Slang, Extreme Statements, Answer Choice Families; Comprehensive sections including: Breast Cancer, Mammograms, Risk Factors, Self-examination, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Breast Ultrasound, Ductography, Lumpectomy, Simple Mastectomy, Modified Radical Mastectomy, Chemotherapy, Mass, Radiation Therapy, Hormone Therapy, Breast Reconstruction, Mammography Compression Devices, Intensifying Screen, Interpretation of Phantom Images, Quality Control Tests, Mammography Quality Standards Act (MQSA), MQSA Requirements, Internal Anatomy of the Breast, Pattern of Blood Flow, Lymphatic Drainage, Terminal Ductal Lobular Unit (TDLU), Morgagni Tubercles & Montgomery Glands, Cyst, Fibroadenoma, Lipoma, Ductal Ectasia, Breast Abscess, Calcifications, Carcinomas, Paget's Disease, Clinical Image Evaluation, Labels on Images, Image Quality, Triangulation Technique, Breast Reduction Surgery, and much more...

Appleton & Lange's Review of Mammography

Author: Olive Peart

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780071378284

Category: Medical

Page: 144

View: 3559

An ideal review and self-assessment manual for radiologic technologists preparing for the Advanced Level Examination in Mammography. Filled with line diagrams & radiographs, the book covers instrumentation & quality assurance, anatomy, physiology & pathology of the breast, mammographic technique, and positioning & image evaluation.

Color Atlas and Text of Histology

Author: Leslie P. Gartner,James L. Hiatt

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1451113439

Category: Medical

Page: 512

View: 2782

This best-selling atlas provides medical, dental, allied health, and biology students with an outstanding collection of histology images for all of the major tissue classes and body systems. This is a concise lab atlas with relevant text and consistent format presentation of photomicrograph plates. With a handy spiral binding that allows ease of use, it features a full-color art program comprising over 500 high-quality photomicrographs, scanning electron micrographs, and drawings. Didactic text in each chapter includes an Introduction, Clinical Correlations, Overview, and Chapter Summary.

Diagnostic Breast Imaging

Author: Sylvia Helen Heywang-Koebrunner,Ingrid Schreer

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 3131647221

Category: Medical

Page: 481

View: 9659

Comprehensive and systematic, this important new edition covers all imaging modalities for diagnosing breast disorders. You will find expert guidelines on the role of mammography, high-resolution ultrasound, MRI and percutaneous biopsy to achieve your diagnostic goals, and benefit from a practical review of the physics, histology, pathology, and quality control needed by those who perform breast imaging procedures. New key features: PET and novel modalities, Lymph nodes (sentinel node), Staging breast cancerNew ACR classifications, Doppler ultrasound, Stereotactic ultrasound biopsy, Full-breast digital imaging and computer-aided diagnosis, Mammotome, Updated references

Digital Mammography

A Holistic Approach

Author: Peter Hogg,Judith Kelly,Claire Mercer

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 3319048317

Category: Medical

Page: 309

View: 342

This book offers a single publication to be utilised comprehensively as a reference manual within current mammographic clinical practice for use by assistant practitioners and practitioners as well as trainees in radiography and related disciplines. In recent years mammographic clinical practice and technology have evolved rapidly and become increasingly sophisticated, this book will cover these issues. The public feel increasingly empowered to ‘have a say’ in their care and expectations of their mammography experience is high. Consequently a well-trained, well-informed practitioner is of paramount importance in clinical practice today. This book addresses patient/client-related issues in the form of psychological and emotional support they may require. This will enable the reader to gain insight into the patient/client perspective and thereby assist in meeting their needs.

Designing Clinical Research

Author: Stephen B. Hulley,Steven R. Cummings,Warren S. Browner,Deborah G. Grady,Thomas B. Newman

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1469840545

Category: Medical

Page: 378

View: 3002

Designing Clinical Research sets the standard for providing a practical guide to planning, tabulating, formulating, and implementing clinical research, with an easy-to-read, uncomplicated presentation. This product incorporates current research methodology--including molecular and genetic clinical research--and offers an updated syllabus for conducting a clinical research workshop. Emphasis is on common sense as the main ingredient of good science. The book explains how to choose well-focused research questions and details the steps through all the elements of study design, data collection, quality assurance, and basic grant-writing.

Harrison's Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Author: Joseph Loscalzo

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780071663380

Category: Medical

Page: 592

View: 696

Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine--with all the authority of HARRISON'S Featuring the chapters on pulmonary and critical care medicine that appear in Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, 17e, this compact clinical companion delivers the latest knowledge in the field, backed by the scientific rigor and reliability that have defined Harrison's. Inside you'll find coverage that reflects the expertise of renowned editors and contributors--presented in a carry-anywhere format that makes it ideal for the classroom, the wards, or exam/certification preparation. Features: Current, complete coverage of need-to-know pulmonary and critical care medicine topics, including diagnosis of respiratory disorders, diseases of the respiratory system, and common critical illnesses and syndromes Integration of pathophysiology with clinical management topics in each of the disease-oriented topics 114 high-yield questions and answers drawn from Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine Self-Assessment and Board Review, 17e A complete chapter in print form from the acclaimed Harrison's DVD 45 chapters written by physicians who have made seminal contributions to the body of knowledge in their areas of expertise References updated since the publication of Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, 17e Helpful appendix of laboratory values of clinical importance The Harrison's specialty series is written by the world-renowned author team who brought you Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine 17e: Anthony S. Fauci, MD Eugene Braunwald, MD Dennis L. Kasper, MD Stephen L. Hauser, MD Dan L. Longo, MD J. Larry Jameson, MD, PhD Joseph Loscalzo, MD, PhD

Fundamentals of Musculoskeletal Ultrasound E-Book

Author: Jon A. Jacobson

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323511023

Category: Medical

Page: 432

View: 1738

Effectively perform and interpret musculoskeletal ultrasound with this concise, highly illustrated resource by Jon A. Jacobson, MD. Fully revised, this bestselling title covers all the essential details of musculoskeletal ultrasound imaging, providing a solid understanding of the technique and how to make accurate diagnoses. It takes a concise, clear, and step-by-step approach to all of the most common musculoskeletal ultrasound applications, with specific details on anatomy, patient positioning, scanning techniques, normal and abnormal findings, tips, and pitfalls. A succinct, highly accessible writing style makes information easy to understand. Common percutaneous ultrasound-guided musculoskeletal procedures are demonstrated, including transducer and needle positioning. Reader-friendly lists, tables, and images make reference quick and easy. Nearly 400 new ultrasound images show scanning technique, anatomy, and essential pathology. Newly revised information throughout helps you grasp essential concepts in diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasound, ultrasound-guided musculoskeletal procedures, and much more. Chapter 1, Introduction and Chapter 2, Basic Pathology Concepts now included in both print and electronic versions. Thoroughly revised text, references, and images keep you up to date.

Lange Q&A Radiography Examination 9/E (EBOOK)

Author: D. A. Saia

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071801898

Category: Medical

Page: 454

View: 4324

1400+ Q&As and a test-simulating CD deliver unmatched preparation for the radiography certification/recertification exam 4 STAR DOODY'S REVIEW! "This is an excellent resource for radiography student interns to use to prepare for the national registry. It poses a series of questions from each integral portion of radiography and covers all the units thoroughly....This is a wonderful resource for students to use to fully prepare for the exam....This is the best book around to prepare interns for the exam."--Doody's Review Service LANGE Q&A: Radiography Examination, 9e provides radiography students and recertifying radiographers with more than 1,400 registry-style questions with detailed answer explanations. Questions are organized by topic area for focused study and the book also includes two comprehensive practice exams. This ninth edition includes the ARRT examination content to be implemented in January 2012. Also new is coverage of computed tomography (CT) technology within the chapters on radiation protection, equipment, procedures, and CT imaging. Also included is an exam-simulating CD containing two complete practice exams. Features Sections include Patient Care, Radiographic Procedures, Radiation Protection, Image Production and Evaluation, and Equipment Operation and Maintenance Written by an author with more than 35 years teaching experience Each question includes detailed explanation of correct and incorrect answer options Companion CD features one complete practice exam

Quality Management in the Imaging Sciences

Author: Jeffrey Papp

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 032326199X

Category: Medical

Page: 372

View: 1708

Overview: Say hello to the one resource that gives you access to both quality management and quality control information for all major imaging modalities. Updated with new legislative content, advances in imaging technology, and current ACR accreditation requirements, Papp's Quality Management in the Imaging Sciences, 5th Edition features step-by-step QM procedures complete with full-size evaluation forms and instructions on how to evaluate equipment and document results. It is a great tool to help you for the ARRT Advanced Level Examination in Quality Management. Special icon identifies federal standards throughout the text to alert you to government regulations important to quality management. -- Updated material reflects content changes in the ARRT Quality Management Examination and better prepares you to pass the ARRT Advanced Level Examination in Quality Management. -- Includes QM for all imaging sciences so you can access QM information for all imaging modalities with just one resource. -- Step-by-step QM procedures offer instructions on how to evaluate equipment, and full-sized sample evaluation forms offer practice in documenting results. -- Strong pedagogy aids in comprehension. -- A practice exam on Evolve includes 200 randomizable practice exam questions for the ARRT advanced certification examination in QM, and includes answers with rationales. -- Student experiments on Evolve let you complete lab assignments and print out answers on a computer, and save instructors time because they do not have to create their own lab assignments. -- Instructor resources on Evolve make the text easier than ever for instructors to use. -- NEW! Updated quality management tools and procedures offer current practice guidelines and information. -- NEW! Coverage of new technologies, like cassette-based and cassette-less digital systems and wireless DR systems, helps improve familiarity with technological advances in radiography. -- UPDATED! Renovated Digital Image Receptors and Advanced Imaging Equipment chapter presents material more efficiently and includes the most current technology and practices. -- EXPANDED! Digital artifacts content increases familiarity with technological advances and adherence to necessary accreditation standards. -- UPDATED! Renovated Mammographic Quality Standard chapter reflects changes in technology and provides an overview of the latest technological practices. -- NEW! Content on CT exposure and the Image Gently program emphasizes safe and necessary imaging practices. -- NEW! Legislative content on Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), ICD-10 Coding, Health Information Exchanges, the Affordable Care Act, and MIPPA provides updates for legislative and relevant industry practices and concerns. -- NEW! Updated ACR accreditation requirements in CT and MRI improve practice compliance and understanding of necessary ACR accreditation requirement changes. -- The book contains both black-and-white and two-color illustrations.

McGraw-Hill Specialty Board Review Neurology, Second Edition

Author: Nizar Souayah

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780071549660

Category: Medical

Page: 400

View: 8443

1285 Q&As provide the preparation you need to ace the neurology board certification/recertification examinations McGraw-Hill Specialty Board Review: Neurology is the fastest and most effective way to prepare for the board exams administered by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. You’ll find everything you need in one comprehensive review: questions, answers, thorough explanations, valuable full-color illustrations, and a presentation that simulates what you will actually see on the boards. Here’s why this is the ultimate review tool for the neurology boards: 1285 board-style questions and answers Detailed explanations for correct and incorrect answers using the current literature for references Completely updated questions that reflect the new neurology board format 8-page full-color insert Designed to sharpen differential diagnosis skills Includes coverage of every topic found on the exam, including psychiatry and pediatric neurology Helps you remember must-know details on diagnostic testing and the neurological examination Prepares you for the entire range of clinical neurology questions Content that covers EVERY TOPIC on the exam: Anatomy and Physiology of the Central and Peripheral Nervous System; Localization of Signs in Neurology; Pediatrics; Neurophysiology, Epilepsy, Evoked Potentials, and Sleep Disorders; Neuromuscular Diseases; Behavioral Neurology; Cerebrovascular Diseases; Infections of the Nervous System; Neuroimmunology; Neuropharmacology and Neurochemistry; Nerogenetics; Neuroophthalmology; Neuroocology; Movement Disorders; Neuropathology; Neuroradiology; Psychiatry.

First Aid for the Internal Medicine Boards, 3rd Edition

Author: Tao Le,Tom Baudendistel,Peter Chin-Hong,Cindy Lai

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071713018

Category: Medical

Page: 754

View: 5480

The insider's guide to acing the internal medicine boards written by physicians who passed Apply the proven First Aid formula for exam success! New FULL-COLOR design! 5 STAR DOODY'S REVIEW "I wish I had this book when I was studying for my boards. It is well worth the price for both study for the boards and for a quick reference." -- Doody's Review Service (reviewing a previous edition) Perfect for last minute review as well as recertification, First Aid for the Internal Medicine Boards delivers the high-yield information, mnemonics, and visual aids need for exam success. The third edition is distinguished by a new full-color presentation, new integrated mini-cases that put clinical information in context, more algorithms and tables comparing and contrasting diseases and disorders with similar presentations, and valuable clinical pearls. All content is based on the most recently adminstered in-service and board exams so you know you are studying the most relevant, up-to-date material possible. A complete one-stop review of the most frequently tested topics NEW full-color design NEW integrated mini-cases prepare you for what you will see on exam day Insider tips and study strategies for outstanding performance Hundreds of high-yield tables, diagrams, and illustrations Key Facts in the margin notes reinforce must-know information Mnemonics make learning and memorization fast, fun, and easy Great as a refresher for recertification

Basic Radiology, Second Edition

Author: Michael Chen,Thomas Pope,David Ott

Publisher: Mcgraw-hill

ISBN: 9780071627085

Category: Medical

Page: 408

View: 6209

A well-illustrated, systems-based primer on learning radiologic imaging 4 STAR DOODY'S REVIEW! "Overall, this is a high quality book and a nice quick reference that is surprisingly complete for its size. The copious and well-chosen images are particularly valuable. It would be a good addition to the libraries of radiology departments, especially for medical students who are interested in radiology as a specialty and for radiology residents at the beginning of their training."--Doody's Review Service Basic Radiology is the easiest and most effective way for medical students, residents, and clinicians not specializing in radiologic imaging to learn the essentials of diagnostic test selection, application, and interpretation. This trusted guide is unmatched in its ability to teach you how to select and request the most appropriate imaging modality for a patient’s presenting symptoms and familiarize yourself with the most common diseases that current radiologic imaging can best evaluate. Features: More than 800 high-quality images across all modalities A logical organ-system approach Consistent chapter presentation that includes: ---Recap of recent developments in the radiologic imaging of the organ system discussed ---Description of normal anatomy ---Discussion of the most appropriate imaging technique for evaluating that organ system ---Questions and imaging exercises designed to enhance your understanding of key principles Brief list of suggested readings and general references Timely chapter describing the various diagnostic imaging techniques currently available, including conventional radiography, nuclear medicine, ultrasonography, computed tomography, and magnetic resonance imaging An important chapter providing an overview of the physics of radiation and its related biological effects, ultrasound, and magnetic resonance imaging

Anatomy for Plastic Surgery of the Face, Head and Neck

Author: Koichi Watanabe,Mohammadali M. Shoja,Marios Loukas

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 1626230927

Category: Medical

Page: 300

View: 7074

Anatomy for Plastic Surgery of the Face, Head, and Neck details the complex regional anatomy of the face, head and neck, providing plastic surgery and otolaryngology residents with a solid anatomical knowledge base. There are many danger zones involved in operating on the head and neck, and the detailed knowledge of anatomy that readers gain from this reference will help them avoid the surgical mishaps that often result in patient disfigurement. Key Features: Complex regional anatomy of the head and neck detailed with drawings, intraoperative photos and radiologic images Online access to videos in which authors walk readers through the anatomy of the face, head and neck Covers the latest anatomical topics, including arterial supply of the facial skin and sensory nerves of the head and neck This excellent anatomical reference will be read cover to cover by young plastic surgeons and otolaryngologists, as well as residents in these specialties. More experienced surgeons will refer to it whenever they need to learn about an unfamiliar area of the head and neck.