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cardiac computed tomography problem based learning - cardiac computer tomography problem based learning uses a question and answer format to build readers understanding of this rapidly evolving area of diagnostic imaging and treatment planning the review covers the technologic advances in imaging that have allowed cardiologists to diagnose noninvasively a wide range of cardiac disorders from subclinical atherosclerosis to obstructive, imaging in coronary artery disease overview radiography - coronary artery disease cad is a complex disease that causes reduced or absent blood flow in one or more of the arteries that encircle and supply the heart the disease may be focal or diffuse, prospective of 68ga radiopharmaceutical development - pet has become an established method for medical research and clinical routine diagnostics development and availability of new radiopharmaceuticals specific for particular diseases is one of the driving forces of the expansion of clinical nuclear medicine providing early personalized diagnosis and efficient therapy, the scientific world journal hindawi publishing corporation - the osseous pelvis is a well recognized site of origin of numerous primary and secondary musculoskeletal tumors the radiologic evaluation of a pelvic lesion often begins with the plain film and proceeds to computed tomography ct or magnetic resonance imaging mri and possibly biopsy each of these modalities with inherent advantages and disadvantages has a role in the workup of pelvic, revascularization for acute ischemic stroke treatment - a discussion of the wide variety of treatment options available for acute ischemic stroke including new thrombolytic and direct fibrinolytic agents and devices for mechanical clot retrieval, advances in urology hindawi publishing corporation - prostate cancer cells have an exquisite tropism for bone which clinically translates into the highest rate of bone metastases amongst male cancers although in the latest years there has been an active development of new bone targeted therapies modern diagnostic techniques for bone metastases still relies mostly on 99mtc bone scanning bs and plain x ray, new response evaluation criteria in solid tumours revised - highlights of revised recist 1 1 major changes include numberoflesionstobeassessed based on evidence from numerous trial databases merged into a data warehouse for analysis purposes the number of lesions required to assess tumour burden for response determination has been reduced from a maximum of 10 to a maximum of five total and from five to two per organ maximum, clinical practice guideline update adult sinusitis - objectivethis update of a 2007 guideline from the american academy of otolaryngology head and neck surgery foundation provides evidence based recommendations to manage adult rhinosinusitis defined as symptomatic inflammation of the paranasal sinuses and nasal cavity changes from the prior guideline include a consumer added to the update group evidence from 42 new systematic reviews, splenic injury blunt selective nonoperative management - anderson sw varghese jc lucey bc blunt splenic trauma delayed phase ct for differentiation of active hemorrhage from contained vascular injury in patients, bibliography for chapter 10 interpreting diagnostic tests - searching for just a few words should be enough to get started if you need to make more complex queries use the tips below to guide you boolean operators, jsom journal of special operations medicine author index - journal of special operations medicine article index the journal of special operations medicine peer reviewed article index displays all of our articles listed in alphabetical order