Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Lejla Aganovic, Richard H. Cohan
    Pages 1-11 Open Access
  3. Francesca Maccioni, Celine D. Alt
    Pages 13-20 Open Access
  4. Karen Kinkel, Susan M. Ascher, Caroline Reinhold
    Pages 21-33 Open Access
  5. Irene A. Burger, Regina G. H. Beets-Tan
    Pages 35-47 Open Access
  6. Jeong Min Lee, Daniel T. Boll
    Pages 49-56 Open Access
  7. James A. Brink, Brent J. Wagner
    Pages 57-65 Open Access
  8. Jeanne S. Chow, Annemieke S. Littooij
    Pages 67-73 Open Access
  9. Andrea Rockall, Rosemarie Forstner
    Pages 75-84 Open Access
  10. Isaac R. Francis, William W. Mayo-Smith
    Pages 85-90 Open Access
  11. Richard M. Gore, Marc S. Levine
    Pages 91-98 Open Access
  12. Bernd Hamm, Patrick Asbach
    Pages 99-115 Open Access
  13. Andrea Laghi, Amy K. Hara
    Pages 117-122 Open Access
  14. Jay P. Heiken, Douglas S. Katz, Yves Menu
    Pages 123-143 Open Access
  15. Thomas K. Helmberger, Riccardo Manfredi
    Pages 145-156 Open Access
  16. Emily A. Dunn, Øystein E. Olsen, Thierry A. G. M. Huisman
    Pages 157-166 Open Access
  17. C. Dan Johnson, Perry J. Pickhardt
    Pages 167-171 Open Access
  18. Wolfgang Schima, Dow-Mu Koh, Richard Baron
    Pages 173-196 Open Access
  19. Yulia Lakhman, Caroline Reinhold
    Pages 197-206 Open Access
  20. Thomas Mang, Philippe Lefere
    Pages 207-221 Open Access
  21. Refky Nicola, Christine O. Menias
    Pages 223-228 Open Access
  22. Khoschy Schawkat, Caecilia S. Reiner
    Pages 229-236 Open Access
  23. Pablo R. Ros
    Pages 237-246 Open Access
  24. S. O. Schönberg, J. Budjan, D. Hausmann
    Pages 247-255 Open Access
  25. Andreas G. Wibmer, Hebert Alberto Vargas
    Pages 257-264 Open Access

About this book


This open access book deals with imaging of the abdomen and pelvis, an area that has seen considerable advances over the past several years, driven by clinical as well as technological developments. The respective chapters, written by internationally respected experts in their fields, focus on imaging diagnosis and interventional therapies in abdominal and pelvic disease; they cover all relevant imaging modalities, including magnetic resonance imaging, computed tomography, and positron emission tomography. As such, the book offers a comprehensive review of the state of the art in imaging of the abdomen and pelvis. It will be of interest to general radiologists, radiology residents, interventional radiologists, and clinicians from other specialties who want to update their knowledge in this area.


Open Access Gastrointestinal disease PET/CT Radiology X-ray IDKD Davos

Editors and affiliations

  • Juerg Hodler
    • 1
  • Rahel A. Kubik-Huch
    • 2
  • Gustav K. von Schulthess
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyUniversity Hospital of ZurichZurichSwitzerland
  2. 2.Department of RadiologyKantonsspital BadenBadenSwitzerland
  3. 3.Nuclear MedicineUniversity Hospital of ZurichZurichSwitzerland

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2018
  • License CC BY
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-75018-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-75019-4
  • Series Print ISSN 2523-7829
  • Series Online ISSN 2523-7837
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