Spine Imaging, a title in the popular Case Review Series, helps you effectivelyprepare for certification, recertification, and practice in spine imaging with case studies that test your knowledge of all essential topics. This medical reference book will show you how to make confident, final diagnoses through accurate pattern recognition, clinical correlation, and differential diagnosis.
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Prepare effectively by reviewing 160 spine imaging cases, organized by level of difficulty, that mimic the new format of radiology certification and recertification exams. Every case includes at least 3 images and 4 multiple-choice review questions, along with rationales that explain why each answer is correct or incorrect.
Ensure your knowledge is up to date
with the aid of new and updated spinal imaging case studies covering modalities such as Spinal MRA imaging, SWI, CINE CSF flow, MR myelography and peripheral nerve imaging. New cases include discal cyst, polymyalgia rheumatica, Gaucher disease, pigmented villonodular synovitis, ventriculus terminalis cyst, and much more.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
This revised edition has clear images, new imaging modalities and free online access to all the cases. The questions formatted similar to the new radiology board exam. Like the prior editions it cases range from simple (opening round) to very difficult (challenge); unlike the prior editions (and other books in this series) The images are of excellent quality and the abnormalities are described in detail
Book has very good review on AJNR blog: [...] Highly recommend
Pros: Can't think of one.
Cons: -No explanation of image findings. -Poor explanation on answer page.
Don't waste your money. This is one of the worst in the Case review series....which is already pretty dismal to begin with. It's too bad Radcases don't have spine imaging.
Edit: I wish I could give this book a 0 star. Discussion addresses nothing about why incorrect answers are incorrect, why listed possible differential dx is incorrect, why finding looks the way it does.....etc....reference to Requisite Neuroradiology book is of not much help since that's not a good book, especially for spine (not good for brain either).
Great cases with excellent discussion. Images in the 3rd edition have really improved.
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