Physics in Nuclear Medicine

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Author: Simon Cherry, PhD, James Sorenson, PhD, Michael Phelps, PhD
Affiliation: University of California, Davis
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication Date: 2012
ISBN 10: 1416051988
ISBN 13: 9781416051985
eISBN: 9781455733675
Edition: 4th
Physics in Nuclear Medicine - by Drs. Simon R. Cherry, James A. Sorenson, and Michael E. Phelps - provides current, comprehensive guidance on the physics underlying modern nuclear medicine and imaging using radioactively labeled tracers. This revised and updated fourth edition features a new full-color layout, as well as the latest information on instrumentation and technology. Stay current on crucial developments in hybrid imaging (PET/CT and SPECT/CT), and small animal imaging, and benefit from the new section on tracer kinetic modeling in neuroreceptor imaging. What's more, you can reinforce your understanding with graphical animations online at, along with the fully searchable text and calculation tools.
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