Synopsis of Diseases of the Chest, 2nd Edition
By Richard S. Fraser, J.A. Peter Pare, Robert G. Fraser and P.D. Pare
1,042 pp., 1,293 ills, Copyright 1994
The 2nd Edition provides the reader with an abbreviated version of Diagnosis of Diseases of the Chest, 3rd Edition. As in the expanded text, all chest diseases are discussed in a logical pattern from etiology and pathogenesis to prognosis, allowing for quick reference to the area of interest. Topics reviewed in the book include: morphology, physiology and roentgenologic anatomy of the normal chest; techniques of roentgenologic, pathologic, physiologic and clinical investigation of chest disease, and roentgenologic signs of chest disease. Numerous illustrations are included to emphasize key points.
By Richard S. Fraser, MD, CM, Associate Professor of Pathology, McGill University, Royal Victoria Hospital and Montreal Chest Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada; J.A. Peter Pare, MD, CM, Professor Emeritus, Department of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada; Robert G. Fraser, MD, Professor Emeritus, Department of Radiology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL; and P.D. Pare, MD, CM, Professor of Medicine, University of British Columbia and St. Paul's Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada