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Title Clinical nuclear medicine
Edition Fourth edition / [edited by Gary J.R. Cook [and others]
Published London : Hodder Arnold ; New York : Distributed in the United States of America by Oxford University Press, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (xxi, 915 pages, 64 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Molecular imaging -- Principles of radionuclide therapy -- The imaging of infection and inflammation -- Pediatric imaging -- Sentinel lymph node imaging in clinical nuclear medicine -- Functional imaging of cardiac disease -- Radionuclide imaging in thoracic disease -- Renal radionuclide studies -- Musculoskeletal radionuclide imaging -- Neuroimaging -- Head and neck disease -- Endocine disease -- The breast and genital disease -- The gastrointestinal tract -- Hepatobiliary disease: primary and metastatic liver tumors -- Hematological, reticuloendothelial and lymphatic disorders -- Radionuclide therapy -- Piflalls and artifacts in ¹⁸F-FDG PET and PET/CT imaging -- Diagnostic accuracy and cost-effectiveness issues -- Radiopharmaceuticals -- Technology and instrumentation
Summary The fourth edition of Clinical Nuclear Medicine incorporates the rapid and dramatic changes that have occurred in the field within the last 10 years--particularly the continued growth in clinical applications for PET and other aspects of molecular imaging--so that the book reflects modern practice. With its problem-oriented clinical approach, the book presents relevant topics of current importance to the practicing clinician, rather than providing a comprehensive review of all technical and basic science aspects. An initial section covers the broad principles and scope of important areas that a
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Nuclear medicine.
Nuclear Medicine.
Form Electronic book
Author Cook, Gary J. R.
ISBN 1444113577 (electronic bk.)
9781444113570 (electronic bk.)