Top 10 Best Books to Read in Radiology - August 2021

Here are our top ten recommendations if you are looking for the best books to read in Radiology. We have made sure our list is diverse to cater to the interests of different types of readers.

1. Word Search for Kids Ages 6-8: 100 Word Search Puzzles (Search and Find)


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Radiology - August 2021

Are you looking for a fun way to boost your child’s learning while providing hours of screen-free entertainment? This book of word search puzzles is the perfect choice.  Brain games are a proven, engaging, and fun way to learn: Reading speed, word association, vocabulary, spelling, and other subjects are improved with word search activities. And using a pen or pencil to complete the puzzles engages certain parts of your child’s brain that digital products do not. 100 word search puzzles: The large number of puzzles means hours of screen-free entertainment for your young learner. They are designed specifically for this age group (6-8) and were created by college-educated, native English speakers.  Kid-friendly themes and categories with illustrations: Superheroes, ocean life, family, food, and camping are just some of the 100 categories and themes of these wordsearch puzzles. Every puzzle has a different theme and category, which helps develop word association and general language arts skills. A format that encourages skill-building: This book is designed to help kids gain confidence, by starting out easy and then getting trickier as children progress through the puzzles. This will both encourage and challenge your child, expanding their capacity to learn. This layout will also help ensure children ages 6, 7, or 8 will have something to look forward to, no matter what level they start at. Word Search for Kids Ages 6-8 is full of fun search and find puzzles. The book starts with easy word searches and gets trickier as it goes on. If you are looking for a kid’s word search book, this is a great first choice.

  • Author: Word Adventure Books
  • Publisher: Independently published (September 18, 2020)
  • Genre: Medical Books, Medicine
  • ISBN: 979-8645280208
  • Dimensions: 8.5 x 0.24 x 11 inches

                 

2. Desk Reference to the Diagnostic Criteria from DSM-5


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Radiology - August 2021

Desk Reference to the Diagnostic Criteria from DSM-5 by American Psychiatric Association 2013The Desk Reference to the Diagnostic Criteria From DSM-5 is a concise, affordable companion to the ultimate psychiatric reference, DSM-5. It includes the fully revised diagnostic classification, as well as all of the diagnostic criteria from DSM-5 in an easy-to-use paperback format. This handy reference provides quick access to the information essential to making a diagnosis. Designed to supplement DSM-5, this convenient guide will assist all mental health professionals as they integrate the DSM-5 diagnostic criteria into their diagnoses. The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders stands alone as the most authoritative reference available for clinical practice in the mental health field, and the structural and diagnostic changes in the fifth edition are must-know material for every clinician. The Desk Reference to the Diagnostic Criteria From DSM-5 distills the most crucial, updated diagnostic information from this volume to provide clinicians with an invaluable resource for effectively diagnosing mental disorders, ranging from the most prevalent to the least common.

  • Author: American Psychiatric Association
  • Publisher: Independently published (December 6, 2020)
  • Genre: Medical Books, Medicine
  • ISBN: 979-8577456832
  • Dimensions: 5.5 x 1 x 8.5 inches

                 

3. Dosage Calculations for Nursing Students: Master Dosage Calculations The Safe & Easy Way Without Formulas! (Dosage Calculation Success Series)


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Radiology - August 2021

Welcome to the second edition of our dosage calculations book! Are you a nursing student, or nurse, who wants to learn a few simple methods of solving dosage calculations without a bunch of formulas? Would you like to raise your hand in your dosage calculation class, after the instructor explains a complicated formula, and ask to approach the white board to show the class a much simpler method? Do you want to go on your clinicals knowing that you have a solid foundation in dosage calculations? Do you want to walk into your Nursing Calculations Class on the first day knowing that you can ace all the tests before the course begins? If you answered yes to any of these questions, this book is for you! The book is divided into seven units containing thirty-five chapters. Unit 1: Essential Skills: You can’t learn to drive a car if you don’t understand the function of the steering wheel. The same applies to the following subjects when learning dosage calculations. The Metric System Apothecary/Avoirdupois/Household Systems Ratios Dimensional Analysis (DA) and Ratio Proportion (RP) Rounding Numbers Military Time Unit 2: Auxiliary Subjects: Roman Numerals Scientific Notation Unit 3: Unit Conversions Unit 3 covers converting between and within the various systems of measurement using dimensional analysis and ratio proportion. Unit conversions Within the Metric System Unit Conversions Within the Household System Unit Conversions Between Metric, Household and Apothecary Systems Unit Conversions Involving Pounds and Ounces Unit Conversions Involving Hours and Minutes Unit 4: Dosage Calculations Unit 4 builds on the knowledge gained in the previous units and covers dosage calculations, starting with the terminology and set up of problems, then progressing from easy, one-step, problems through multi-step problems. Dosage Calculations-The Basics Dosage Calculations Levels 1-3 Body Surface Area Dosing Calculations Pediatric Dosage Calculations Pediatric Maintenance Fluid Replacement Calculations Unit 5: IV Flow Rate Calculations Unit 5 starts with the basic terminology and set up of IV flow rate problems, then moves on to: Simple and Advanced Problems IV Flow Rate Adjustment Calculations Heparin Infusion and Adjustment Calculations Unit 6: Percent and Ratio Strength Calculations Percent, Percent Strength Percent Change Ratio Strength Unit 7: Miscellaneous Subjects Reconstitution Calculations Concentrations and Dilutions Milliequivalent Calculations Dosage Calculations Puzzles Self-Assessment Exam The book contains over 600 high quality practice problems with answers. We look forward to your feedback!  Chase Hassen and Brad Wojcik

  • Author: Bradley J. Wojcik
  • Publisher: Independently published (May 11, 2019)
  • Genre: New, Used & Rental Textbooks, Medicine & Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 978-1096128748
  • Dimensions: 8.5 x 0.5 x 11 inches

                 

4. Principles of Radiographic Imaging: An Art and A Science


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Radiology - August 2021

Fascinated by X-rays and medical imaging technology? Drawn to work that helps others? PRINCIPLES OF RADIOGRAPHIC IMAGING: AN ART AND A SCIENCE, 6th Edition reveals the inner workings of radiography careers, including radiologist assistants, radiologic technologists, ultrasound techs, CT and MRI techs, and other imaging roles in health care. Some books dump too much on you too fast, but this one moves at your pace, delivering the math and physics behind radiology before advancing to complex subjects. And it�s designed around actual job skills like creating the beam, running scans and tests, and analyzing images--so you can pass accreditation exams and work in emergency rooms and hospitals. Reader-friendly yet packed with information, this text offers all you need to know about digital radiography systems, digital exposure factors, instrumentation and so much more!

  • Author: Richard R. Carlton
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning; 6th edition (January 3, 2019)
  • Genre: New, Used & Rental Textbooks, Medicine & Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 978-1337711067
  • Dimensions: 8.7 x 1.2 x 10.9 inches

                 

5. Anatomy and Physiology Coloring Book: Anatomy Study Guide. Anatomy and Physiology Workbook


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Radiology - August 2021

Color your way to a complete mastery of Human Anatomy and Physiology with this book! ✔️ BOOK UPDATED: July 2021 Revised Content! Thank You For Your Kind Feedback. Coloring human anatomy and physiology and their systems is the most effective way to study the structure and functions of human anatomy . This book is structured system by system for ease of use, with comprehensive coverage of the human body. You assimilate information and make visual associations with key terminology when coloring in the Anatomy and Physiology Coloring Book, all while having fun! These illustrations show anatomy in detail and makes it easy to identify specific structures for an entertaining way to learn human anatomy. With this vivid change-of-pace study tool, you have the freedom to master human anatomy in a fun and memorable way. Ideal for all kind of students and science lovers to make the most out of their interest in human anatomy and physiology. Whether you are taking an anatomy course or just curious about how the body works, let the art of this book guide you! This book features: More than 120 pages with unique easy-to-color illustrations of different systems with their anatomical terminology. Allows students to easily learn the anatomy. Numbered lead lines clearly identify structures to be colored and correspond to a numbered list with the illustration. Discover the anatomy of the following systems: The Skeletal System The Muscular System The Digestive System The Respiratory System The Circulatory System The Nervous System The Urinary System The Reproductive System The Endocrine System The Lymphatic System The Integumentary System Why you will also love this book: - Large format 8.5"x11.0" (22cmx28cm) pages. - Many systems to color and know. Joins thousands of others who have made their studies more fun and efficient! Roll up and click “ ADD TO CART ” right now!

  • Author: Summer Sparks
  • Publisher: Independently published (November 21, 2020)
  • Genre: Medical Books, Medicine
  • ISBN: 979-8569081707
  • Dimensions: 8.5 x 0.29 x 11 inches

                 



6. Dental Radiography: Principles and Techniques, 5e


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Radiology - August 2021

Set yourself up for success with this must-have oral radiography text. Dental Radiography: Principles and Techniques gives you a comprehensive foundation for the safe, effective use of radiation in the modern dental office. This combination textbook and training manual features easy-to-understand content combined with step-by-step techniques and a stellar art program to help you apply what you’ve learned to practice. Plus, new content focuses on pediatrics and the latest in digital and three-dimensional technology! Comprehensive coverage offers all the information you need to know to prepare for board exams.  Step-by-step procedures help ensure technique mastery and serve as a valuable reference tool.  Technique Tips help you to recognize and prevent the most common performance pitfalls. Quiz questions provide valuable self-assessment of important concepts.  Key terminology is highlighted in chapter discussions and defined in a back-of-book glossary.  Learning objectives and chapter summaries serve as goal-setting study tools. EXPANDED! Content on pediatrics/adolescents, digital imaging, and three-dimensional radiography ensures that you’re prepared to practice in the modern dental office.   UPDATED! Art program depicts the newest technology and equipment and includes new illustrations of anatomy and technique.  UNIQUE! Helpful Hint boxes isolate challenging material and offer tips to aid your understanding. NEW! Laboratory Manual provides workbook-style questions and activities to reinforce concepts and step-by-step instructions for in-clinic experiences.  UNIQUE! Chapter on three-dimensional imaging helps you to prepare to enter private practice.  UNIQUE! Full-color presentation helps you comprehend complex content.

  • Author: Joen Iannucci DDS MS
  • Publisher: Saunders; 5th edition (March 14, 2016)
  • Genre: New, Used & Rental Textbooks, Medicine & Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 978-0323297424
  • Dimensions: 8.5 x 1 x 10.8 inches

                 

7. Lab Values: Everything You Need to Know about Laboratory Medicine and its Importance in the Diagnosis of Diseases: Second Edition


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Radiology - August 2021

Lab Values: 2nd Edition Let’s be very clear about this , the best way to start studying a new topic is to learn the basic fundamentals first before you dive into the details. That way, you will not get overwhelmed because you will understand the bigger picture first. The problem with many medical books is that they are overly detailed and therefore bad in painting the bigger picture. Our Lab Values book solves this problem by making you learn the basic fundamentals first before you dive into the details with other, more detailed, medical books. This book serves two purposes ; It’s a great introduction for those that want a simple overview, and it’s also great for students looking for a quick recap that covers the most important information. How do you best prepare for an exam? If you don't have the time, you just recap the fundamentals.   To test your knowledge, we have included multiple choice questions after each chapter. The answers to these questions can be found at the very end.  Let’s face it,  the skill of being able to interpret laboratory investigations and to understand the science behind it is extremely important in the field of medicine. It is said that approximately 60-70% of decision making in medicine is done based on the results of laboratory tests. Laboratory values essentially provide data in an objective form that relates to the patient’s health. They can aid in early diagnosis of diseases that have not yet had clinical manifestations, thereby leading to more effective management of such conditions. They can also aid in monitoring the progress of various diseases so that treatment can be modified accordingly.  Insufficient understanding of laboratory tests in a clinical setting can lead to misinterpretation of results, which will jeopardize patient safety. With this book you will :  ..Get an in-depth understanding of how the physiology of our bodies work ..Be able to objectively measure your patient’s health ..Use your new skills every single day at work Go to the top-right of the page and click  "Add to Cart"

  • Author: M. Mastenbjörk M.D.
  • Publisher: Medical Creations (March 4, 2020)
  • Genre: New, Used & Rental Textbooks, Medicine & Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 978-1734741308
  • Dimensions: 6 x 0.34 x 9 inches

                 

8. MRI in Practice


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Radiology - August 2021

MRI in Practice continues to be the number one reference book and study guide for the registry review examination for MRI offered by the American Registry for Radiologic Technologists (ARRT).  This latest edition offers in-depth chapters covering all core areas, including: basic principles, image weighting and contrast, spin and gradient echo pulse sequences, spatial encoding, k-space, protocol optimization, artefacts, instrumentation, and MRI safety. The leading MRI reference book and study guide. Now with a greater focus on the physics behind MRI. Offers, for the first time, equations and their explanations and scan tips. Brand new chapters on MRI equipment, vascular imaging and safety. Presented in full color, with additional illustrations and high-quality MRI images to aid understanding. Includes refined, updated and expanded content throughout, along with more learning tips and practical applications. Features a new glossary. MRI in Practice  is an important text for radiographers, technologists, radiology residents, radiologists, and other students and professionals working within imaging, including medical physicists and nurses.

  • Author: Catherine Westbrook
  • Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell; 5th edition (October 22, 2018)
  • Genre: New, Used & Rental Textbooks, Medicine & Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 978-1119391968
  • Dimensions: 7.9 x 0.6 x 9.8 inches

                 

9. Learning Radiology: Recognizing the Basics


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Radiology - August 2021

The leading introductory radiology text for medical students and others who are required to read and interpret common radiologic images, Learning Radiology, 4th Edition , stresses an easy-to-follow pattern recognition approach that teaches how to differentiate normal and abnormal images. Dr. William Herring’s clear, conversational writing style employs a touch of humor 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 complete, up-to-date introduction to radiology needed by today’s students. Access to this product, which may be at the discretion of your institution, is up to 3 years of online and perpetual offline access. Elsevier reserves the right to restrict or remove access due to changes in product portfolio or other market conditions. Teaches how to arrive at a diagnosis by following a pattern recognition approach, and logically overcome difficult diagnostic challenges with the aid of decision trees. Features an easy-to-read bulleted format, high-quality illustrations, useful tables, and teaching boxes , as well as special content on Diagnostic Ptifalls; Really Important Points; Weblinks; and Take-Home Points. Includes three new chapters : Vascular, Pediatric, and Point-of-Care Ultrasound; Using Image-Guided Interventions in Diagnosis and Treatment (Interventional Radiology); Recognizing the Imaging Findings of Breast Disease. Helps ensure mastery of the material with additional online content , bonus images, and USMLE-style Q&A that provide effective chapter review and quick practice for your exams. Shares the extensive knowledge and experience of esteemed author Dr. William Herring?a skilled radiology teacher and the host of his own specialty website, www.learningradiology.com . Offers quick review and instruction for medical students, residents, and fellows, as well as those in related fields such as nurse practitioners and physician assistants. Includes an Enhanced eBook version with purchase. Your enhanced eBook allows you to access all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.

  • Author: William Herring MD FACR
  • Publisher: Elsevier; 4th edition (May 9, 2019)
  • Genre: New, Used & Rental Textbooks, Medicine & Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 978-0323567299
  • Dimensions: 8.5 x 0.6 x 10.8 inches

                 

10. Lange Q & A Radiography Examination 12e


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Radiology - August 2021

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. The most trusted ARRT® Radiography Exam resource―with 1,400 practice questions and fully updated content Lange Q&A Radiography Examination provides everything you need to fully prepare for and pass the ARRT® Radiography Exam. The questions have long been praised as being the closest to those found on the actual exam and they include detailed explanations for both correct and incorrect answers. This edition has been thoroughly updated to reflect changes to the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) Content Specifications. Here’s everything you need to test your knowledge and prepare for the exam. A comprehensive review for the ARRT® certification exam, with more than 1,400 questions and answers Includes two practice exams, each with 200 questions, plus an additional practice test online Informative introduction helps you get the most out of the book and provides score-boosting tips to maximize your performance on test day Organized into sections that reflect the four content categories of the exam New four-color design features illustrations for key areas, such as such as veins, body mechanics, needle positions, and body position Enhanced by x-ray images to ensure all images are clear and relevant Reflects the experience of a respected author with nearly four decades of teaching experience

  • Author: D.A. Saia
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education / Medical; 12th edition (November 6, 2020)
  • Genre: Medical Books, Medicine
  • ISBN: 978-1260460445
  • Dimensions: 8.25 x 0.25 x 10.25 inches