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Best Radiology Books You Should Read

While there are many courses and tutorials online, learning from a book is still one of the best ways to greatly improve your skills. Below I have selected top Radiology books.

1. Learning Radiology: Recognizing the Basics (2019)

 Best Radiology Books You Should ReadThe for medical students and others who are required to read and interpret common radiologic images, Learning Radiology, 4th Edition, stresses an that teaches how to differentiate normal and abnormal images. Dr. William Herring’s to explain what you need to know to effectively interpret medical images of all modalities. From the basics of patient safety, dose reduction, and radiation protection to the latest information on ultrasound, MRI, and CT, this concise, user-friendly text provides a needed by today’s students. #34,477 in Books (See Top 100…
Author(s): Herring MD FACR, William

2. Radiology Illustrated: Pediatric Radiology (2016)

 Best Radiology Books You Should ReadThis case-based atlas presents images depicting the findings typically observed when imaging a variety of common and uncommon diseases in the pediatric age group. The cases are organized according to anatomic region, covering disorders of the brain, spinal cord, head and neck, chest, cardiovascular system, gastrointestinal system, genitourinary system, and musculoskeletal system. Cases are presented in a form resembling teaching files, and the images are accompanied by concise informative text. The goal is to provide a diagnostic reference suitable for…
Author(s): In-One Kim

3. Core Radiology: A Visual Approach to Diagnostic Imaging (2013)

 Best Radiology Books You Should ReadCombining over 1200 clinical images, 300 color illustrations and concise, bulleted text, Core Radiology is a comprehensive, up to date resource for learning, reference and board review. The clearlyformatted design integrates the images and accompanying text, facilitating streamlined and efficient learning. All subjects covered by the American Board of Radiology Core Exam are included:  * Breast imaging, including interventions and MRI  * Neuroimaging, including brain, head and neck, and spine  * Musculoskeletal imaging, including knee and shoulder MRI  *…
Author(s): Jacob Mandell

4. Learning Radiology: Recognizing the Basics (2015)

 Best Radiology Books You Should ReadA for anyone who will be required to read and interpret common radiologic images, Learning Radiology: Recognizing the Basics is an , , and to key imaging modalities. Skilled radiology teacher William Herring, MD, masterfully covers you need to know to . Learn the latest on ultrasound, MRI, CT, patient safety, dose reduction, radiation protection, and more, in a with brief, bulleted text and abundant high-quality images. Then ensure your mastery of the material with , bonus images, and self-assessment exercises at Student Consult. based upon their imaging findings. by following a pattern recognition…
Author(s): Herring MD FACR, William

5. Brant and Helms’ Fundamentals of Diagnostic Radiology (2018)

 Best Radiology Books You Should ReadTrusted by radiology residents, interns, and students for more than 20 years, delivers essential information on current imaging modalities and the clinical application of today's technology. Comprehensive in scope, it covers all subspecialty areas including neuroradiology, chest, breast, abdominal, musculoskeletal imaging, ultrasound, pediatric imaging, interventional techniques, and nuclear radiology. Full-color images, updated content, new self-assessment tools, and dynamic online resources make this four-volume text ideal for reference and review. Enhance Your eBook Reading Experience #613,574 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #203…
Author(s): Klein MD FACR, Jeffrey, Vinson MD, Emily N., et al.

6. Accident and Emergency Radiology: A Survival Guide (2014)

 Best Radiology Books You Should ReadSince it was first published, Accident and Emergency Radiology: A Survival Guide has become the classic in-my-pocket-reference and an indispensable aid to all those who work in the Emergency Department. The core and substantial value lies in the step-by-step analytical approaches which help you to answer this question: “These images look normal to me, but . . . how can I be sure that I am not missing a subtle but important abnormality?” “This book will provide essential reading and support to A&E trainees, medical students, radiology trainees, reporting radiographers…
Author(s): RaFRCR, Nigel, Berman MB BS FRCP FRCR, Laurence, et al.

7. The Unofficial Guide to Radiology: 100 Practice Chest X Rays with Full Colour Annotations and Full X Ray Reports (Unofficial Guides to Medicine) (2017)

 Best Radiology Books You Should ReadThe Unofficial Guide to Radiology: 100 Practice Chest X Rays teaches systematic analysis of Chest X Rays. The layout is designed to make the book as relevant to clinical practice as possible; the X-rays are presented in the context of a real life scenario. The reader is asked to interpret the X-ray before turning over the page to reveal a model report accompanied by a fully colour annotated version of the X-ray. Uniquely, all cases provide realistic high quality X Ray images, are annotated in full colour, and are fully reported, following international radiology reporting…
Author(s): Ahmed MBBS BSc, Na’eem, Akhtar MBBS BSc (Hons) MRCR, Rashid, et al.

8. Vascular and Interventional Radiology: A Core Review (2019)

 Best Radiology Books You Should ReadDesigned specifically for the Core Exam, : A Core Review covers all key aspects of the field, mimicking the image-rich, multiple-choice format of the actual test. Ideal for residents preparing for the Core Examination, as well as practitioners taking recertification exams, this unique review follows the structure and content of what you’ll encounter on the test, effectively preparing you for Core Exam success! Enhance Your eBook Reading Experience: #235,443 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #86 in Radiological & Ultrasound Technology…
Author(s): Strife MD, Brian, Jeffrey Elbich

9. Learning Interventional Radiology (2019)

 Best Radiology Books You Should ReadNow designated as a primary medical specialty, the field of interventional radiology has contributed many ground-breaking procedures, including angioplasty, catheter-delivered stents, aneurysm coiling, and minimally-invasive cancer treatment. This offers an , highlighting procedures, instruments, techniques, modalities, and more. Using an it covers exactly what you need to know for a solid foundation in this fast-growing field….
Author(s): Justin Shafa, Kee MD, Stephen T

10. Emergency Radiology COFFEE Case Book: Case-Oriented Fast Focused Effective Education (2016)

 Best Radiology Books You Should ReadEmergency radiology requires consistent, timely, and accurate imaging interpretation with the rapid application of clinical knowledge across many areas of radiology practice that have traditionally been fragmented by organ system or modality divisions. This text unifies this body of knowledge into an educational resource capturing the core competencies required of an emergency radiologist. This book of 85 index cases is organized by clinical presentations that simulate real-life radiology practice in the emergency department. Companion cases spanning the differential diagnoses and spectrum…
Author(s): Bharti Khurana, Jacob Mandell , et al.

Best Radiology Books You Should Read

We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Genesis and download some radiology books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

Radiology in Forensic Medicine: From Identification to Post-mortem Imaging

Author(s): Giuseppe Lo Re, Antonina Argo, Massimo Midiri, Cristina Cattaneo
Publisher: Springer International Publishing, Year: 2020, Size: 20 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2409126

What Radiology Residents Need to Know: Chest Radiology

Author(s): Ronald L. Eisenberg
Publisher: Springer International Publishing, Year: 2020, Size: 18 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2467764

Atlas of Cytopathology and Radiology

Author(s): Ritu Nayar, Xiaoqi Lin, Ajit S. Paintal, Ramona Gupta, Albert A. Nemcek Jr.
Publisher: Springer International Publishing, Year: 2020, Size: 47 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2468592

Diagnostic Radiology of the Rheumatic Diseases: Interpreting Musculoskeletal Radiographs, Ultrasound, and MRI

Author(s): Robert S. Katz, Anupam Basu
Publisher: Springer International Publishing, Year: 2020, Size: 8 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2468652

Value-based Radiology: A Practical Approach

Author(s): Carlos Francisco Silva, Oyunbileg von Stackelberg, Hans-Ulrich Kauczor
Publisher: Springer International Publishing, Year: 2020, Size: 9 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2469754

Advanced Practice and Leadership in Radiology Nursing

Author(s): Kathleen A. Gross
Publisher: Springer International Publishing, Year: 2020, Size: 9 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2469929

Measurements in Musculoskeletal Radiology

Author(s): Victor N. Cassar-Pullicino, A. Mark Davies
Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg, Year: 2020, Size: 37 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2470483

Oral and maxillofacial radiology : a diagnostic approach

Author(s): MacDonald, David
Publisher: Wiley Blackwell, Year: 2020, Size: 33 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2480505

Essentials of Dental Radiography and Radiology

Author(s): Eric Whaites, Nicholas Drage
Publisher: Elsevier, Year: 2020, Size: 71 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2494713

Thoracic Radiology: A Guide for Beginners

Author(s): Iacopo Carbone
Publisher: Springer Nature, Year: 2020, Size: 51 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2528892

Please note that this booklist is not errorless. Some books are absolutely hot items according to The New York Times, others are composed by unknown writers. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant books you could recommend? Drop a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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