Nuclear Medicine and PET/CT Technology and Techniques by Paul E. Christian BS CNMT PET FSNMTS

By Paul E. Christian BS CNMT PET FSNMTS

For greater than 20 years, this article has succinctly provided the methods and applied sciences with regards to an ever-changing distinctiveness. This sixth variation keeps that culture by means of delivering a common replace of all chapters, a brand new bankruptcy on CT physics and instrumentation, and a revised concentration to the more and more vital PET/CT platforms. All points of nuclear medication are explored, with a spotlight on pertinent anatomy and body structure and a dialogue of every process when it comes to the categorical use of radiopharmaceuticals and tools required.

  • Foundation chapters hide simple math, data, physics instrumentation, pcs, lab technological know-how, radiochemistry and pharmacology, permitting the person to appreciate how and why tactics are performed.
  • High-profile editors and members come from a number of academic and scientific settings, making this an authoritative and accomplished resource.
  • In-depth technique discussions offer useful details suitable to medical practice.
  • Accessible writing sort and method of uncomplicated technological know-how matters makes subject matters comprehensible, progressing from basics to extra complicated concepts.
  • A thesaurus presents definitions of specialised terminology and all very important concepts.
  • The concentration alterations from puppy to mixed PET/CT, with chapters protecting this subject in detail.
  • New CT Physics and Instrumentation bankruptcy presents the basics of PET/CT studies.
  • Significantly rewritten chapters contain Radiation protection in Nuclear drugs, Skeletal procedure, and Inflammatory/Tumor Imaging and Therapy.
  • Color insert is accelerated to eight pages to incorporate transparent, full-color PET/CT scans.
  • 40 perform difficulties are incorporated within the bankruptcy on math and statistics, two times as many as prior to, with solutions behind the book.
  • Reader-friendly positive aspects comprise key words, bankruptcy outlines, and studying goals. prompt readings also are integrated through the book.
  • A reference desk of radionuclides utilized in nuclear drugs and puppy is further to the appendix.

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