Ultrasound

of the Musculoskeletal System

Anatomical exploration and pathology

Published: 21 June 2021570 pages

Iñigo Iriarte, Carles Pedret, Ramon Balius, and Luis Cerezal

This ambitious work includes everything necessary to acquire a high level of anatomical and diagnostic knowledge of most musculoskeletal pathologies.

The multidisciplinary approach, with contributions from radiologists, rehabilitation specialists, sports physicians, and orthopaedic surgeons gives a different, more enriching and current perspective on ultrasound.

Two aspects of this book are key: the knowledge and experience of the authors, outstanding in their respective specialties, and the exceptional quality of the ultrasound images and anatomical drawings, created by the lead  author, facilitating understanding of the most complex issues.  

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Key features

  • Authors of nationally and internationally recognized quality and prestige, with years of experience in both practicing and teaching ultrasound.

  • Content meeting the needs of those who want to learn advanced musculoskeletal ultrasound, covering both anatomy and pathology.
  • In depth reviews of anatomy and pathology in each area, with an approach to ultrasound diagnosis of musculoskeletal conditions incorporating the latest developments in the field.

  • Ultrasound images of the highest quality and remarkable anatomical drawings created by the lead author, facilitating understanding of the most complex issues.

Content

Section I. Fundamentals of ultrasound

  • 1.- General aspects of ultrasound
  • 2.- Familiarity with the ultrasound equipment and ultrasonography of basic structures
  • 3.- Ultrasound artifacts and foreign bodies

Section II. Upper limb ultrasound

  • 4.- Anatomy and sonoanatomy of the shoulder
  • 5.- Pathology of the rotator cuff
  • 6.- Other shoulder pathologies
  • 7.- Anatomy and sonoanatomy of the elbow
  • 8.- Pathology of the elbow
  • 9.- Anatomy and sonoanatomy of the wrist
  • 10.- Pathology of the wrist
  • 11.- Anatomy and sonoanatomy of the hand and fingers
  • 12.- Pathology of the hand and fingers

Section III. Lower limb ultrasound

  • 13.- Anatomy and sonoanatomy of the hip and thigh
  • 14.- Pathology of the hip and thigh
  • 15.- Anatomy and sonoanatomy of the knee
  • 16.- Pathology of the knee
  • 17.- Anatomy and sonoanatomy of the leg
  • 18.- Pathology of the leg
  • 19.- Anatomy and sonoanatomy of the ankle
  • 20.- Pathology of the ankle
  • 21.- Anatomy and sonoanatomy of the foot
  • 22.- Pathology of the foot

Section IV. Ultrasonography of the peripheral nervous system

  • 23.- Anatomy and sonoanatomy of the nerves of the upper limb
  • 24.- Pathology of the nerves of the upper limb
  • 25.- Anatomy and sonoanatomy of the nerves of the lower limb
  • 26.- Pathology of the nerves of the lower limb and nerve tumors