Cardiovascular and Coronary Artery Imaging Book

Cardiovascular and Coronary Artery Imaging


  • Author : Ayman S. El-Baz
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2021-11-24
  • Genre: Computers
  • Pages : 358
  • ISBN 10 : 9780128227077

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Cardiovascular and Coronary Artery Imaging Excerpt :

Cardiovascular and Coronary Artery Imaging, Volume One covers state-of-the-art approaches for automated non-invasive systems in early cardiovascular disease diagnosis. The book includes several prominent imaging modalities, such as MRI, CT and PET technologies. A special emphasis is placed on automated imaging analysis techniques, which are important to biomedical imaging analysis of the cardiovascular system. This is a comprehensive, multi-contributed reference work that details the latest developments in spatial, temporal and functional cardiac imaging. Takes an integrated approach to cardiovascular and coronary imaging, covering machine learning, deep learning and reinforcement learning approaches Covers state-of-the-art approaches for automated non-invasive systems for early cardiovascular disease diagnosis Provides a perspective on future cardiovascular imaging and highlights areas that still need improvement

Cardiac CT Imaging Book

Cardiac CT Imaging


  • Author : Matthew J. Budoff
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2010-06-16
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 412
  • ISBN 10 : 9781848826502

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Cardiac CT Imaging Excerpt :

CT is an accurate technique for assessing cardiac structure and function, but advances in computing power and scanning technology have resulted in increased popularity. It is useful in evaluating the myocardium, coronary arteries, pulmonary veins, thoracic aorta, pericardium, and cardiac masses; because of this and the speed at which scans can be performed, CT is even more attractive as a cost-effective and integral part of patient evaluation. This book collates all the current knowledge of cardiac CT and presents it in a clinically relevant and practical format appropriate for both cardiologists and radiologists. The images have been supplied by an experienced set of contributing authors and represent the full spectrum of cardiac CT. As increasing numbers have access to cardiac CT scanners, this book provides all the relevant information on this modality. This is an extensive update of the previous edition bringing the reader up-to-date with the immense amount of updated content in the discipline.

The ESC Textbook of Cardiovascular Imaging Book

The ESC Textbook of Cardiovascular Imaging


  • Author : Jose Luis Zamorano
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release Date : 2015-03-26
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 661
  • ISBN 10 : 9780191008436

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The ESC Textbook of Cardiovascular Imaging Excerpt :

A definitive resource, The ESC Textbook of Cardiovascular Imaging, second edition provides extensive coverage of all cardiovascular imaging modalities. Produced in collaboration with the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging with contributions from specialists across the globe and edited by a distinguished team of experts, it is a 'state of the art' clinically-orientated imaging reference. Now fully revised and updated with the latest imaging techniques and technology and covering even more conditions than before, it not only discusses the principles of individual modalities but also clearly demonstrates the added value each technique can bring to the treatment of all cardiac diseases. Richly illustrated with colour figures, images, and tables and using a wealth of newly available evidence to link theory to practice, it demonstrates how these techniques can be used in the diagnosis of a range of cardiovascular diseases. Learning how to apply them in practice is made easy with free access to videos and imaging loops online along with the full text so that it is always available, even when on the move. Impressive in scope, The ESC Textbook of Cardiovascular Imaging contains information on cutting-edge technical developments in echocardiography, CT, CMR and hybrid imaging and well imaging's current role in cardiac interventions, such as identifying cardiac structures, helping to guide procedures and exclude possible complications. The application of imaging modalities in conditions such as valvular and coronary heart disease, heart failure, cardiomyopathies, peri-myocardioal disease, adult congenital heart disease and aortic disease, is also extensively considered. From discussion on improved imaging techniques and advances in technology, to guidance and explanation of key practices and theories, this new edition of The ESC Textbook of Cardiovascular Imaging is the ideal reference guide for cardiologists and radiologists alike. This print edition of The ESC Te

Cardiac Imaging in Clinical Practice Book
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Cardiac Imaging in Clinical Practice


  • Author : Dmitriy Kireyev
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-11-17
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 251
  • ISBN 10 : 9783319214580

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Cardiac Imaging in Clinical Practice Excerpt :

This book provides a concise guide to echocardiography, SPECT, CT and MRI, including both the basics of cardiac imaging as well as tables of normal/abnormal values and guidelines. With advances in technology, cardiac CT and MRI are becoming more popular but are often limited to larger medical centers. By including the basics of these modalities, this book provides a comprehensive guide for a wide range of medical professionals. As physicians outside of cardiology often do not have sufficient exposure to nuclear stress tests, this book contains SPECT and stress test protocols in order to facilitate decision-making when ordering tests and interpreting results. Cardiac Imaging in Clinical Practice is a quick reference guide and will be useful at multiple levels of training, enabling the book to be used as a basic and advanced reference source. As such, it is appropriate for students, residents, fellows and staff attendings who want a practical and handy reference to the diagnostic options open to them.

Cardiovascular and Coronary Artery Imaging Book

Cardiovascular and Coronary Artery Imaging


  • Author : Ayman S. El-Baz
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2022-12-05
  • Genre: Computers
  • Pages : 236
  • ISBN 10 : 9780128227053

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Cardiovascular and Coronary Artery Imaging Excerpt :

Cardiovascular and Coronary Artery Imaging, Volume Two presents the basics of echocardiography, nuclear imaging and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and provides insights into their appropriate use. The book covers state-of-the-art approaches for automated non-invasive systems for early cardiovascular and coronary artery disease diagnosis. It includes several prominent imaging modalities such as MRI, CT and PET technologies. Other sections focus on major trends and challenges in this area and present the latest techniques for cardiovascular and coronary image analysis. Takes an integrated approach to cardiovascular and coronary imaging using machine learning, deep learning and reinforcement learning approaches Covers state-of-the-art approaches for automated non-invasive systems for early cardiovascular disease diagnosis Provides a perspective on future cardiovascular imaging and highlights areas that still need improvement

Diseases of the Chest  Breast  Heart and Vessels 2019 2022 Book

Diseases of the Chest Breast Heart and Vessels 2019 2022


  • Author : Juerg Hodler
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-02-19
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 238
  • ISBN 10 : 9783030111496

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Diseases of the Chest Breast Heart and Vessels 2019 2022 Excerpt :

This open access book focuses on diagnostic and interventional imaging of the chest, breast, heart, and vessels. It consists of a remarkable collection of contributions authored by internationally respected experts, featuring the most recent diagnostic developments and technological advances with a highly didactical approach. The chapters are disease-oriented and cover all the relevant imaging modalities, including standard radiography, CT, nuclear medicine with PET, ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging, as well as imaging-guided interventions. As such, it presents a comprehensive review of current knowledge on imaging of the heart and chest, as well as thoracic interventions and a selection of "hot topics". The book is intended for radiologists, however, it is also of interest to clinicians in oncology, cardiology, and pulmonology.

Cardiovascular OCT Imaging Book

Cardiovascular OCT Imaging


  • Author : Ik-Kyung Jang
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2014-11-15
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 222
  • ISBN 10 : 9783319108018

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Cardiovascular OCT Imaging Excerpt :

OCT is rapidly being adopted in cardiology practice. However, gap exists between the speed of technology development and the knowledge of cardiologists. Many cardiologists are not familiar with image interpretation and don’t have enough background/knowledge to use the information in clinical practice. This book will be designed for busy interventional cardiologists to become quickly familiar with this emerging technology so that they can take advantage of its power improve patient care and outcome.

Novel Techniques for Imaging the Heart Book

Novel Techniques for Imaging the Heart


  • Author : Marcelo F. Di Carli
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2009-01-26
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 384
  • ISBN 10 : 9781444303247

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Novel Techniques for Imaging the Heart Excerpt :

This book brings the recent dramatic changes in the field ofcardiovascular imaging into the clinical setting to enable theclinician to best use the technology at hand. Novel Techniques for Imaging the Heart opens with threechapters reviewing the general considerations and fundamentals ofimaging, followed by a series of chapters that address clinicalapplications of CT and CMR, including critical review of imaging approaches for diagnosis andprognosis of CAD evaluating the patient with new onset heart failure evaluating the patient before non-cardiac surgery evaluating the patient before interventionalelectrophysiology novel assessment of vascular flow and valvular disease relative merits of CTA and MRA for coronary artery imaging The final section deals with advanced applications of CT and MRimaging, considers technical advances and future prospects of highfield MRI, and concludes with a chapter on image-guided cardiacinterventions. The book includes a companion CD-ROM with a searchable databaseof figures from the book and 40 video clips fully referenced in thetext.

Coronary Heart Disease Book

Coronary Heart Disease


  • Author : Zeev Vlodaver
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-01-30
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 518
  • ISBN 10 : 9781461414742

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Coronary Heart Disease Excerpt :

Coronary Heart Disease: Clinical, Pathological, Imaging, and Molecular Profiles presents a comprehensive picture of ischemic heart disease for practitioners, students, and investigators dealing with the varied facets of this complex subject. Individual chapters introduce the anatomy of the coronary blood vessels and cardiac development, while others consider current imaging modalities utilized for ischemic heart disease, including stress echo, nuclear diagnostic tests, non-invasive coronary artery imaging, and coronary angiography. Imaging chapters provide key clinical information on techniques and indications, and include examples of both normal and abnormal patterns. The principle thrust of the book concerns coronary atherosclerosis, the pathology of which is presented in conjunction with the results of anatomic, non-invasive imaging and angiographic studies. Related chapters cover atherogenesis, presenting new insights into the pathophysiology of the vulnerable plaque, the role of progenitor cells in vascular injury, inflammation and atherogenesis, and the genomics of vascular remodeling. Additional topics covered include angina pectoris, acute coronary syndromes, healed myocardial infarction and congestive heart failure, catheter-based and surgical revascularization, and surgical treatment of myocardial infarction and its sequelae. With contributions from a diverse group of internationally-known physicians with broad experience in the diagnosis and treatment of coronary heart disease, this book will be a valuable resource for practitioners in clinical cardiology, thoracic surgery, pathology, and cardiovascular molecular research, as well as for students in training.

Cardiac Imaging  The Requisites Book

Cardiac Imaging The Requisites


  • Author : Lawrence Boxt
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2015-10-14
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 497
  • ISBN 10 : 9781455748655

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Cardiac Imaging The Requisites Excerpt :

Get the essential tools you need to make an accurate diagnosis with Cardiac Imaging, 4th Edition! Edited by Lawrence Boxt, MD and Suhny Abbara, MD, this popular volume in The Requisites series concisely delivers the conceptual, factual, and interpretive information you need for effective clinical practice in cardiac imaging. Practice-proven tips and excellent problem-solving discussions are accompanied by over 1000 figures and illustrations of the highest quality. The result is an outstanding review source for certification or recertification, as well as a highly user-friendly resource for everyday clinical practice. Master core knowledge of all imaging modalities currently being used (plain film, ultrasound, CT, and MR), and discusses potential future developments. Focus on the essentials needed to pass the boards and ensure accurate diagnoses in clinical practice. Clearly visualize the findings you're likely to see in practice and on exams through updated and redrawn illustrations and color images interspersed throughout the text for easier and more intuitive access. Gain new insight into a full range of cardiac imaging approaches and findings with new sections on congenital heart disease, emphasizing MRI and CT diagnostic and functional analysis as well as and updated information on valvular, ischemic, pericardial, myocardial, congenital, and thoracic/aortic heart disease. Benefit from the expertise and fresh perspective of new lead editors, Drs. Lawrence Boxt and Suhny Abbara. Access the fully searchable text and downloadable images online at expert consult.

CT of the Heart Book

CT of the Heart


  • Author : U. Joseph Schoepf
  • Publisher : Humana Press
  • Release Date : 2019-04-01
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 931
  • ISBN 10 : 9781603272377

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CT of the Heart Excerpt :

This book is a comprehensive and richly-illustrated guide to cardiac CT, its current state, applications, and future directions. While the first edition of this text focused on what was then a novel instrument looking for application, this edition comes at a time where a wealth of guideline-driven, robust, and beneficial clinical applications have evolved that are enabled by an enormous and ever growing field of technology. Accordingly, the focus of the text has shifted from a technology-centric to a more patient-centric appraisal. While the specifications and capabilities of the CT system itself remain front and center as the basis for diagnostic success, much of the benefit derived from cardiac CT today comes from avant-garde technologies enabling enhanced visualization, quantitative imaging, and functional assessment, along with exciting deep learning, and artificial intelligence applications. Cardiac CT is no longer a mere tool for non-invasive coronary artery stenosis detection in the chest pain diagnostic algorithms; cardiac CT has proven its value for uses as diverse as personalized cardiovascular risk stratification, prediction, and management, diagnosing lesion-specific ischemia, guiding minimally invasive structural heart disease therapy, and planning cardiovascular surgery, among many others. This second edition is an authoritative guide and reference for both novices and experts in the medical imaging sciences who have an interest in cardiac CT.

Coronary Angiography Book

Coronary Angiography


  • Author : Baskot Branislav
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2011-09-15
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 430
  • ISBN 10 : 9789533076751

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Coronary Angiography Excerpt :

In the intervening 10 years tremendous advances in the field of cardiac computed tomography have occurred. We now can legitimately claim that computed tomography angiography (CTA) of the coronary arteries is available. In the evaluation of patients with suspected coronary artery disease (CAD), many guidelines today consider CTA an alternative to stress testing. The use of CTA in primary prevention patients is more controversial in considering diagnostic test interpretation in populations with a low prevalence to disease. However the nuclear technique most frequently used by cardiologists is myocardial perfusion imaging (MPI). The combination of a nuclear camera with CTA allows for the attainment of coronary anatomic, cardiac function and MPI from one piece of equipment. PET/SPECT cameras can now assess perfusion, function, and metabolism. Assessing cardiac viability is now fairly routine with these enhancements to cardiac imaging. This issue is full of important information that every cardiologist needs to now.

Diagnostic Imaging of Coronary Artery Disease Book

Diagnostic Imaging of Coronary Artery Disease


  • Author : Kusai Aziz
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 212
  • ISBN 10 : 0781766028

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Diagnostic Imaging of Coronary Artery Disease Excerpt :

Co-authored by a nuclear cardiologist and a cardiologist, this book presents practical, up-to-date information on diagnostic imaging for coronary artery disease, including coronary CT angiography, cardiac SPECT, cardiac PET, and MRI. The authors present the basic concepts and must-know facts of these modalities and offer guidelines for risk stratification of coronary artery disease. Test questions for board review are included. A companion Website will contain clinical case examples of coronary CT angiography studies and nuclear studies. Full-color images of black-and-white print CT, SPECT, and PET materials will be included. The Website will also include 31 video clips.

Noninvasive Cardiovascular Imaging Book

Noninvasive Cardiovascular Imaging


  • Author : Mario J. Garcia
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 768
  • ISBN 10 : 9780781795357

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Noninvasive Cardiovascular Imaging Excerpt :

This textbook covers the fundamental principles of cardiovascular imaging modalities and their applications for the diagnosis of cardiovascular diseases. The main focus is on the comprehensive diagnosis of clinical conditions/disease entities through the most effective cardiovascular imaging test or combination. The authors discuss the clinical utility and relative value of each test to address specific clinical questions, based on evidence and expert opinion. Each chapter presents information in the following format: overview, discussion of pathophysiology; differential diagnosis/diagnostic evaluation; prognosis; therapeutic guidance with illustration of treatment pathway. A companion Website will offer the full text, ten multiple-choice questions for each chapter, still and cine images, and imaging clips.

Cardiovascular Imaging Book

Cardiovascular Imaging


  • Author : Paul Leeson
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2011-06-09
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 331
  • ISBN 10 : 9780199568451

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Cardiovascular Imaging Excerpt :

Resource added for the Diagnostic Medical Sonography program 105262 and Radiography 105261 program.