Radiology of the Hand: 147 Radiological Exercises for by Pierre Bourjat

By Pierre Bourjat

I am proud that this research of the hand seems to be within the sequence workouts in Radiological analysis based through A. WACKEN­ HEIM. From time everlasting, guy has attempted to provide an explanation for the various configurations and contours of the hand that allows you to display the real personality of someone and to reveal his existence. the significance of the symbolism of the hand is mirrored in its function within the cultural lifetime of the outdated global. consequently, it's not astanishing that the 1st publication in regards to the hand, by way of Johannes Hartlieb, was once dedicated to Chiromancy, and that it was once such a success that it went via 4 variations because the moment 1/2 the 15th century. while Wilhelm Röntgen in 1895 requested his spouse to put her hand on a photographic plate lined with black paper and uncovered it to the radiation he had simply stumbled on, it marked the start of radiology. this present day the learn of the hand matters in basic terms 2%-4% of the task of radiology. It however unearths an grand volume and diversity of pathology. that's the reason for this paintings. - The authors needs to thank his acquaintances Y. DIRHEIMER, rheumatolog1st, J. C. DoscH, traumatologist, and G. Fou­ CHER, doctor, who supplied a few of the fabric for the illustrations. P. BouRJAT VII Contents half One: Iconography . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 half : remark with Corresponding Schemata 117 topic Index . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 203 . . .

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