Diagnostic Imaging of Child Abuse

Diagnostic Imaging of Child Abuse

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This updated edition of the leading text on the imaging of child abuse and its imitators combines radiographic images with pathologic correlates of inflicted injuries. Presented in full color for the first time, it contains many new photomicrographs and clinical images of bone scintigraphy, CT, MRI and sonography. Presenting radiologic findings in clinical, biomechanical and medicolegal contexts, a wealth of new material relating to extremity, thoracic, spinal and intracranial injuries is included. Chapters on intracranial (extra-axial and parenchymal), visceral and miscellaneous injuries, and MRI physics have been revised and expanded, while new chapters cover disorders of calcium and phosphorus metabolism and an extended discussion of skeletal injury. Complete with technical discussions explaining the physical principles and instrumentation of imaging equipment, this is essential reading for radiologists, pediatricians, forensic pathologists and emergency room physicians. Additionally, it will be of interest to a wide array of legal professionals.Faurea#39;s case has been revisited by Vialle and others, who reported two additional cases, one with mild anteropulsion and another ... The posterior column injury appeared to be purely ligamentous and the child was treated with closed manual anbsp;...

Title:Diagnostic Imaging of Child Abuse
Author:Paul K. Kleinman
Publisher:Cambridge University Press - 2015-09-03


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