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By Sally Barrington

Positron Emission Tomography (PET) is now firmly verified as a useful procedure for diagnosing and tracking affliction. the second one variation of this accomplished medical atlas will proceed to offer the mixed adventure of 2 of the world's best puppy centres because the approach has moved on from its adolescence to realize confirmed price in medical perform. The booklet has been considerably rewritten

Part One offers a very good creation to the technology and perform of puppy and screens general variations and discusses power pitfalls. partially , the purposes of PET/CT in oncology are lined intimately, in response to physique approach so as in their medical value. half 3 examines the functions of PET/CT past oncology; in neuropsychiatry, cardiology and infection.

A beneficial extra characteristic is the accompanying DVD-Rom with HERMES speedy software program, which incorporates PET/CT instances for viewing and research, with cross-modality snapshot fusion, and has been supplied via Hermes scientific Solutions.

Atlas of scientific Positron Emission Tomography is a useful source for nuclear drugs experts, radiologists and oncologists, either in education and in practice. Read more...

summary: Positron Emission Tomography (PET) is now firmly tested as a useful strategy for diagnosing and tracking disorder. the second one version of this finished medical atlas will proceed to provide the mixed adventure of 2 of the world's major puppy centres because the strategy has moved on from its adolescence to achieve verified price in scientific perform. The ebook has been considerably rewritten to take account of the intriguing advancements which are happening with the creation of PET/CT, and new state of the art PET/CT pictures are offered. the hot version remains to be provided as a chain of 'mini-lectures' rigorously designed for fast assimilation, illustrated by way of case histories during which fine quality illustrations are supplemented via transparent concise educating issues and instructions for extra reading.

Part One offers a good creation to the technological know-how and perform of puppy and screens basic variations and discusses power pitfalls. partly , the purposes of PET/CT in oncology are coated intimately, in keeping with physique method so as in their medical significance. half 3 examines the purposes of PET/CT past oncology; in neuropsychiatry, cardiology and infection.

A precious extra function is the accompanying DVD-Rom with HERMES swift software program, which incorporates PET/CT situations for viewing and research, with cross-modality photograph fusion, and has been supplied via Hermes scientific Solutions.

Atlas of scientific Positron Emission Tomography is a useful source for nuclear drugs experts, radiologists and oncologists, either in education and in perform

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Kamel EM, Burger C, Buck A, von Schulthess GK, Goerres GW (2003) Impact of metallic dental implants on CT-based attenuation correction in a combined PET/CT scanner. Eur Radiol 13, 724–8. Kinahan PE, Townsend DW, Beyer T, Sashin D (1998) Attenuation correction for a combined 3D PET/CT scanner. Med Phys 25, 2046–53. Lodge MA, Lucas JD, Marsden PK, Cronin BF, O’Doherty MJ (1999) A PET study of 18FDG uptake in soft tissue masses. Eur J Nucl Med 26, 22–30. Lucignani G, Paganelli G, Bombardieri E (2004) The use of standardized uptake values for assessing FDG uptake with PET in oncology: a clinical perspective.

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Goerres GW, Kamel E, Heidelberg TNH, Schwitter MR, Burger C, von Schulthess GK (2002) PET/CT image co-registration in the thorax: influence of respiration. Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 29, 351–60. Goerres GW, Burger C, Schwitter MR et al. (2003a) PET/CT of the abdomen: optimizing the patient breathing pattern. Eur Radiol 13, 734–9. Goerres GW, Ziegler SI, Burger C et al. (2003b) Artefacts at PET and PET/CT caused by metallic hip prosthetic material. Radiology 226, 577–84. Hallett WA (2004) Quantification in clinical fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography.

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