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Basics of PET Imaging

Physics, Chemistry, and Regulations

Authors: Saha, Gopal B.

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  • Presents the basic concepts of PET imaging technology
  • Includes information on new PET/MRI scanners and PET radiopharmaceuticals
  • Excellent review for nuclear medicine board certification exams
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The Third Edition of this classic text presents the basic concepts of PET imaging technology. Topics include basic physics of PET imaging; detectors, scanners and data collection; storage, display, and PACS; PET radionuclides and radiopharmaceuticals; reimbursement for PET procedures; and performance of PET studies. This revised edition is thoroughly updated and includes information on new PET scanning detectors and PET/MRI scanners; PET/MRI data acquisition; software packages; recently developed PET radiopharmaceuticals; and new procedures for PET studies. To maximize understanding, the book includes pertinent basic science principles, equations, sample problems and practice questions. Basics of PET Imaging, Third Edition, is an ideal resource for nuclear medicine physicians, residents and technologists.

About the authors

Gopal B. Saha, PhD Emeritus Staff Department of Nuclear Medicine The Cleveland Clinic Cleveland, OH 44195, USA Dr. Saha is the author of three critically acclaimed books in nuclear medicine: Basics of PET Imaging; Fundamentals of Nuclear Pharmacy, 6/e (978-1-4419-5859-4); and Physics and Radiobiology of Nuclear Medicine, 4/e (978-1-4614-4011-6).

Table of contents (14 chapters)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

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eBook $84.99
price for Brazil
  • ISBN 978-3-319-16423-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $149.99
price for Brazil
  • ISBN 978-3-319-16422-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Institutional customers should get in touch with their account manager
  • Covid-19 shipping restrictions
  • Usually ready to be dispatched within 3 to 5 business days, if in stock
Softcover $109.99
price for Brazil
  • ISBN 978-3-319-33058-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Institutional customers should get in touch with their account manager
  • Covid-19 shipping restrictions
  • Usually ready to be dispatched within 3 to 5 business days, if in stock
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Basics of PET Imaging
Book Subtitle
Physics, Chemistry, and Regulations
Authors
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-16423-6
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-16423-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-16422-9
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-33058-7
Edition Number
3
Number of Pages
XV, 282
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