Key Features

  • Prepare for the written board exam and for clinical practice with critical information on nuclear medicine physics, detection and instrumentation, SPECT and PET imaging, and clinical nuclear medicine imaging.

Table of Contents

PART I. BASIC PRINCIPLES

1. Radiopharmaceuticals

2. Molecular Imaging

3. Physics in Nuclear Medicine

4. Radiation Detection and Instrumentation

5. Single-Photon Emission Computed Tomography, Positron Emission Tomography, and Hybrid Imaging

PART II. CLINICAL NUCLEAR MEDICINE

6. Endocrine System

7. Skeletal Scintigraphy

8. Hepatobiliary System

9. Genitourinary System

10. Pulmonary System

11. Oncology: Positron Emission Tomography

12. Oncology: Non-Positron Emission Tomography

13. Gastrointestinal System

14. Infection and Inflammation

15. Central Nervous System

16. Cardiac System

17. Pearls, Pitfalls and Frequently Asked Questions

Details

No. of pages:
464
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2014
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Electronic ISBN:
9780323112925
Electronic ISBN:
9780323249621
Print ISBN:
9780323082990

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