cover image - Essentials of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging,7th Edition
ISBN: 9780323483193
Page Count: 560
Imprint: Elsevier
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Essentials of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging,7th Edition

by Fred A. Mettler, MD, MPH and Milton J. Guiberteau, MD, FACR, FACNM
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cover image - Essentials of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging,7th Edition
ISBN: 9780323483193
Page Count: 560
Imprint: Elsevier
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Covering both the fundamentals and recent developments in this fast-changing field, Essentials of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, 7th Edition, is a must-have resource for radiology residents, nuclear medicine residents and fellows, nuclear medicine specialists, and nuclear medicine technicians. Known for its clear and easily understood writing style, superb illustrations, and self-assessment features, this updated classic is an ideal reference for all diagnostic imaging and therapeutic patient care related to nuclear medicine, as well as an excellent review tool for certification or MOC preparation.

  • Essentials of Nuclear Medicine Imaging, 7e

    1. Radioactivity, Radionuclides, and Radiopharmaceuticals

    2. Instrumentation and Quality Control

    3. Central Nervous System

    4. Thyroid, Parathyroid, and Salivary Glands

    5. Cardiovascular System

    6. Respiratory System

    7. Gastrointestinal Tract

    8. Skeletal System

    9. Genitourinary System and Adrenal Glands

    10. Non-PET Neoplasm Imaging and Radionuclide Therapy

    11. Hybrid PET/CT Neoplasm Imaging

    12. Inflammation and Infection Imaging

    13. Authorized User and Radioisotope Safety Issues

    Self-Evaluation

    Unknown Case Sets

    Answers to Unknown Case Sets

    Appendices

    Appendix A Characteristics of Radionuclides for Imaging and Therapy

    Appendix B-1 Radioactivity Conversion Table for International System (SI) Units

    Appendix B-2 Radioactivity Conversion Table for International System (SI) Units

    Appendix C-1 Technetium-99m Decay and Generation Tables

    Appendix C-2 Other Radionuclide Decay Tables

    Appendix D Injection Techniques and Pediatric Dosages

    Appendix E Sample Techniques for Nuclear Imaging

    Appendix F Nonradioactive Pharmaceuticals in Nuclear Medicine

    Appendix G Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

    Appendix H-1 General Considerations for Hospitalized Patients Receiving Radionuclide Therapy

    Appendix H-2 Special Considerations and Requirements for Iodine-131 Therapy

    Appendix I Emergency Procedures for Spills of Radioactive Materials and Special Circumstances

  • Fred A. Mettler, MD, MPH, Emeritus Professor, Department of Radiology, University of New Mexico, School of Medicine, Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico and Milton J. Guiberteau, MD, FACR, FACNM, Professor, Department of Radiology, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Medical Center, Houston, Texas
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