Dana Stoian

Victor Babeș University of Medicine and Pharmacy Timișoara Romania

Dana Stoian, MD, Ph.D., DSc, FECSM, is a Professor of Endocrinology, Department of Endocrinology, 'Victor Babeș” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Romania. She is a senior attendant in endocrinology and an expert in endocrine ultrasonography. She is a member of the Endocrine Committee of the Romanian Ministry of Health and the National Committee of the Medical Proof and Degree Commission, National Council for Attestation of University Degrees, Diplomas and Certificates (CNATDCU). Since 2014, Dr. Stoian has been part of the World Federation of Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology Center of Education (WFUMB COE) in Timisoara, Romania. She has organized numerous postgraduate courses about the thyroid, parathyroid breast ultrasound, and elastography in daily practice. She has eight books, fourteen book chapters, and more than 100 journal papers to her credit. Dr. Stoian is the founder of Dr.D Medical Center, Timisoara.

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Elastography is a recent application of conventional ultrasound evaluation with recognized benefits in the field of malignancy risk assessment and disease evolution prediction. This book examines the use of this technique in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), alcohol-induced liver disease, liver fibrosis, chronic hepatitis, portal hypertension, and hepatic tumors. It also discusses the use of elastography in the pediatric population for thyroid disease and hepatic, or musculoskeletal diseases. Nonabdominal elastography applications are also presented, such as in breast pathology, thyroid diffuse and nodular disease, renal chronic disease, parathyroid hyperplasia and chronic musculoskeletal impairment.

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