An Up-to-Date Edition of a Bestselling Ultrasound Reference

New York, NY, December 24, 2014 --( "Differential Diagnosis in Ultrasound Imaging, Second Edition," recently published by Thieme, has been completely updated with content that reflects the very latest clinical and technological standards. With a specific focus on general abdominal, genitourinary, and thyroid pathologies, this revised edition guides readers systematically through the process of sonographic differential diagnosis. The inclusion of images with variant courses and atypical sonographs ensures comprehensive coverage of this highly efficient diagnostic tool.

Praise for the previous edition:
“Remarkable, richly illustrated textbook... enriched by numerous demonstrative illustrations... the quality of all the 2397 illustrations is an iconographic achievement. Practically no criticism can be raised for this most remarkable book, which one expects will have a wide diffusion.” -- Clinical Imaging

This second edition will be an essential reference for all residents and physicians using ultrasound on a day-to-day basis for diagnostic purposes, including practicing radiologists, internists, and ultrasound technicians.

"Differential Diagnosis in Ultrasound Imaging"
Thieme Publishers, New York/Stuttgart. 2014
580 pp, 2,846 illustrations
ISBN: 9783131318923
eBook - Available from, Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and iTunes
eISBN: 9783131615824

About the Author
Guenter Schmidt, MD, is in charge of ultrasound investigation and supervision at Diakonie Klinikum Bethesda, Freudenberg, Germany.

About Thieme
Thieme Publishing Group is a medical and scientific publishing house employing more than 900 staff and maintaining offices in seven cities, including New York, Delhi, Rio and Stuttgart, Germany. Founded in 1886, the Thieme name has become synonymous with high quality and excellence in online and print publishing. Thieme publishes 150 peer-reviewed journals and more than 450 new books annually. The company has a rapidly growing array of web-based products in medicine and science. State-of-the-art online products include eNeurosurgery, eOtolaryngology, eSpine, Medlantis, Thieme eJournals, Thieme Electronic Book Library, and the medical student website and Thieme Teaching Assistant, an innovative web-based platform for faculty. For more information about Thieme, please visit
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