Sonographic Atlas for Common Musculoskeletal Pathologies

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Authors : Levent Özçakar ISBN : 9788870515770 Subscription magazine School subject : IMAGING Publisher : Edi.Ermes License duration (days) :
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    Book pages 576
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Under the auspices of: Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine Board of the European Union of Medical Specialists; Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine Section of the European Union of Medical Specialists;European Society of Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine; International Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine; Euro-Musculus; Turkish League Against Rheumatism; Académie européenne de médecine de réadaptation; World Musculus

The book “Sonographic Atlas for Common Musculoskeletal Pathologies” represents the second output of the same project that has produced “Musculoskeletal Ultrasound in Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine”. Musculoskeletal ultrasound is user-dependent, thus it strongly needs training with a mentor and ‘maintenance’ education. Accordingly, the main purpose of this second book is to provide plenty of examples concerning the most commonly scanned musculoskeletal pathologies, and thus to fill the gap of long-term supervised education. The sections of the book are organized as regions in an anatomy atlas, i.e. starting from head and neck down to ankle and foot. In each section, the subsections are arranged in accordance with the anatomical structures. There are 500 images and 20 related videos, and the text is based mainly on the long figure legends, which also include clinical/physical examination findings. Importantly, while reading the book, you will see parts referred as “Expert Note” at the bottom of many pages. These comments are, for sure, the most distinguishing part of the book, because they provide valuable, practical explanations, making the readers feel as if they are revising and discussing that particular US image with an expert sitting next to them.

Levent Özçakar
Professor at Hacettepe University Medical School, Department of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine, Ankara, Turkey. His main areas of interest comprise musculoskeletal ultrasonography, scientific publishing and thoracic outlet syndrome. He has authored over 370 publications in various international journals indexed in SCI/SCI-Exp, and edited the book “Musculoskeletal Ultrasound in Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine”. He is also Editor, member of the Editorial board and/or reviewer for many international journals indexed by SCI/SCI-Exp. He is the Founder & President of TURK-MUSCULUS (Turkish Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Study Group), EURO-MUSCULUS (European Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Study Group), WORLD-MUSCULUS (World Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Study Group), TURK-MUS (Turkish Multidisciplinary Ultrasound Society), USPRM (Ultrasound Study Group of ISPRM), and ESPRM (European Society) Special Interest Committee on Musculoskeletal Ultrasound. He is also the National delegate for EULAR Standing Committee on Musculoskeletal Imaging.

20 commentated videos complete the book.


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