Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Systematic Approach
eISBN: 978-1-68108-661-3, 2018 ISBN: 978-1-68108-662-0 ISSN: 2468-6662 (Print) ISSN: 2468-6670 (Online)
Rheumatoid Arthritis: A systematic approach to Arthritis of Rheumatic Diseases provides readers with a simple but high quality diagnostic interpretation of clinical images of rheumatoid arthritis. The authors present a systematic approach to explaining the topics related to rheumatoid arthritis with the aid of medical images.
- Presents information in the ABCDEGFG methodology (A: alignment, B: bone, C: cartilage, and D: distribution, E: extra-bone, F: further examination, and G: goal)
- Illustrates a broad range radiographic imaging techniques such as plain radiography, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), CT, scintigraphy, PET-CT, ultrasound, and clinical photographs.
- Explains topics in a simple pictorial essay format
The book is a simplified reference for medical students studying rheumatology and orthopedics as well as interns in radiology who seek to learn about the finer details of diagnostics in these specialties.
Pp. 265-270 (6)
Division of Rheumatology Faculty of Medicine, Saga University Saga Japan.