The 2nd Edition provides the reader with an abbreviated version of Diagnosis of Diseases of the Chest, 3rd Edition. As in the expanded text, all chest diseases are discussed in a logical pattern from etiology and pathogenesis to prognosis, allowing for quick reference to the area of interest. Topics reviewed in the book include: morphology, physiology and roentgenologic anatomy of the normal chest; techniques of roentgenologic, pathologic, physiologic and clinical investigation of chest disease, and roentgenologic signs of chest disease. Numerous illustrations are included to emphasize key points.Pare, J. A. is the author of 'Synopsis of Diseases of the Chest' with ISBN 9780721670683 and ISBN 0721670687.