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December 19, 1931

Exploration radiologique de l'appareil respiratoire.

JAMA. 1931;97(25):1916. doi:10.1001/jama.1931.02730250074045

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This work is printed on excellent paper to bring out the roentgenographic illustrations to the best advantage. The scheme has been to publish the diagnosis and caption in close proximity to the illustration, to facilitate the intelligent study of the condition. The work is divided into three general parts: the first sets forth as briefly as possible the technical and roentgenologic exploration of the respiratory system, followed by general remarks on the value and interpretation of the results contributed to the clinical study by roentgenology. The second part is dedicated to the study of the basic principles, beginning with descriptions of the roentgenologic images of the normal respiratory tract. In the third part of the work there are described in order the roentgenologic appearances of the various respiratory disorders, classified under the following heads: thoracic cage, diaphragm, mediastinum, trachea and bronchi, pleura and the lungs. The text is adequate and

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