SPECT and SPECT/CT: A Clinical Guide by Chun Kim,Katherine Zukotynski

By Chun Kim,Katherine Zukotynski

Internationally popular professionals within the box of hybrid imaging give a contribution firsthand services at the functional software of single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) and SPECT/CT. by way of combining transparent anatomic markers from CT with useful wisdom from SPECT, SPECT/CT offers additional price for sufferer review and is turning into more and more widely used in regimen scientific perform. certainly, hybrid imaging is touted by means of many as a online game changer in nuclear medicine.

The first chapters of this e-book supply a starting place for figuring out SPECT and SPECT/CT technological ideas, together with the linked radiopharmaceuticals. the remainder chapters element the application of SPECT and SPECT/CT in medical perform together with neuroscience and pediatrics, in addition to particular pathologies. The ebook concludes with in-depth dialogue of pick out case studies.

Key Features

  • Efficacious use of SPECT and SPECT/CT for fundamental physique structures, together with the valuable apprehensive, cardiovascular, breathing, and skeletal systems
  • Value for the review of neoplastic ailment, infection/inflammation, thyroid and parathyroid gland disorders
  • Fourteen fine quality movies delineate particular options and medical applications
  • Meticulous, four-color pictures in actual fact elucidate key concepts
  • Illustrative case experiences supply academic educating pearls

Together, the concise, evidence-based textual content and wealth of SPECT/CT pictures bring a pretty good wisdom base, allowing practitioners to benefit the potent use of this know-how. This must-have publication is sure to be a useful source for a various spectrum of working towards and trainee clinicians in fields similar to radiology, nuclear medication, and radiation oncology.

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SPECT and SPECT/CT: A Clinical Guide

Across the world well known experts within the box of hybrid imaging give a contribution firsthand services at the sensible program of single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) and SPECT/CT. by way of combining transparent anatomic markers from CT with useful wisdom from SPECT, SPECT/CT offers further price for sufferer assessment and is changing into more and more widespread in regimen medical perform.

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