Techniques, Indications and Practical Applications
Foreword by E.J. Potchen
Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology Saarland University Hospital Homburg/Saar, Germany
Martin R. Prince
Departments of Radiology Weill Medical College of Cornell University and Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons New York, USA
James F. M. Meaney MRI Department St. James's Hospital Dublin, Ireland
Vincent B. Ho
Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences Bethesda,USA
Anatomical drawings by Nadia Simeoni (Turin, Italy)
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