Growth of the Pediatric Skeleton, a primer for Radiologists
Descriptif détaillé : Growth of the Pediatric Skeleton, a primer for Radiologists
This book is an organized approach to understanding bone growth and disease. It integrates anatomic and radiologic knowledge of enchondral and membranous bone growth and emphasizes the similarities of the physis and acrophysis in development. While mainly written for trainees in radiology, pediatrics, and orthopedics, it will also be useful to practitioners in these fields. The artwork, jointly produced by artist and author, illustrates the concepts described. The identification of abnormality is aided by the explanations of the causes in terms of pattern recognition.Written for: Trainees in radiology, pediatrics, orthopedics Keywords:
Enchondral Growth Membranous Bone Growth Osteochondrodysplasia Osteoporosis .