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Nuclear Medicine and PET/CT - E-Book
Technology and Techniques
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Master the latest imaging procedures and technologies in Nuclear Medicine! Medicine and PET/CT: Technology and Techniques, 8th Edition provides comprehensive, state-of-the-art information on all aspects of nuclear medicine. Coverage of body systems includes anatomy and physiology along with details on how to perform and interpret related diagnostic procedures. The leading technologies - SPECT, PET, CT, MRI, and PET/CT - are presented, and radiation safety and patient care are emphasized. Edited by nuclear imaging and PET/CT educator Kristen M. Waterstram-Rich and written by a team of expert contributors, this reference features new information on conducting research and managing clinical trials.


Section 1: Foundations
1. Mathematics and Statistics
2. Cell and Molecular Biology
3. Chemistry/Biochemistry
4. Radiochemistry/Radiopharmacology
5. Radiation Safety in Nuclear Medicine 
 Section 2: Patient Care, Management and Research
6. Patient Care
7. Management
8. Research
9. Informatics
Section 3: Physics and Instrumentation
10. Physics of Nuclear Medicine
11. Instrumentation 
12. CT Physics and Instrumentation
13. PET Instrumentation
14. Principles of Magnetic Resonance Imaging
15. Hybrid Molecular Imaging
Section 4: Imaging Procedures and Protocols
16. Central Nervous System
17. Endocrine System
18. Respiratory System
19. Cardiovascular System
20. Gastrointestinal System
21. Genitourinary System
22. Skeletal System
Section 5: Special Considerations
23. Inflammatory Procedures/ Tumor/Oncology Imaging and Therapy
24. Hematopoietic System
A: Percentage Points and Chi Square Distribution
B: Laboratory Glassware & Instrumentation
C: Radionuclides and Radiopharmaceutical Form Used in Clinical Nuclear Medicine
D: Glossary
E: Answers to Chapter 1 Mathematics and Statistics Review
F: Illustration credits


ISBN-13: 9780323400350
Publisher: Elsevier (Mosby)
Publication date: September, 2016
Pages: 768

Subcategories: Nuclear Medicine, Radiology