April 20, 1957

The Head and Neck in Roentgen Diagnosis. Volumes I and II

JAMA. 1957;163(16):1563. doi:10.1001/jama.1957.02970510129027

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Since the publication of the first edition in 1940, this work has become a classic. The second edition, greatly enlarged, appearing in two volumes and in a changed format, represents one of the most comprehensive and most informative works ever published in in the field of roentgenology. The subject matter has been revised, rearranged and in part rewritten, and many sections have been extended in keeping with advances made in medical roentgenology in the past decade. It is difficult to conceive of any abnormality within the head and neck or anything of importance that has not been discussed in these two volumes. The illustrations are excellent and include not only wellchosen reproductions of roentgenograms but photographs, anatomic drawings, and line sketches. They deserve special praise by reason of their clarity, scope, completeness, and usefulness. Normal roentgenologic anatomy and normal variants are described completely and illustrated. To assist the reader in

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