Chest X-rays for Medical Students is a unique teaching and learning resource that offers students, junior doctors, trainee radiologists, nurses, physiotherapists and nurse practitioners a basic understanding of the principles of chest radiology.
- Provides a memorable way to analyze and present chest radiographs – the unique ‘ABCDE’ system as developed by the authors
- Explains how to recognize basic radiological signs, pathology and patterns associated with common medical conditions as seen on plain PA and AP chest radiographs
- Presents each radiograph twice, side by side – once as would be seen in a clinical setting and again with the pathology clearly highlighted
- Includes a section of self-assessment and presentation exercises to test knowledge and presentation technique