PET Imaging: An Issue of Radiologic Clinics

Author:   Abass Alavi
Publisher:   Elsevier - Health Sciences Division
Volume:   v. 43-1
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9781416027584


Pages:   240
Publication Date:   31 May 2005
Format:   Hardback
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PET Imaging: An Issue of Radiologic Clinics


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This issue, the second part of a two part issue, reviews the latest advances in PET imaging. Diagnosis and staging of lung cancer, monitoring response to treatment, and hypoxia and angiogenesis in tumors are reviewed. Additionally the use of PET in neurologic disorders including Alzheimer's disease, epilepsy, and movement disorders is covered. Also included are articles on the applications of PET in coronary artery disease and infections and inflammation.

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Author:   Abass Alavi
Publisher:   Elsevier - Health Sciences Division
Imprint:   Saunders
Volume:   v. 43-1
ISBN:  

9781416027584


ISBN 10:   1416027580
Pages:   240
Publication Date:   31 May 2005
Audience:   Professional and scholarly ,  Professional & Vocational
Format:   Hardback
Publisher's Status:   Out of Print
Availability:   In Print   Availability explained
Limited stock is available. It will be ordered for you and shipped pending supplier's limited stock.

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1. The Role of PET Imaging in the Management of Patients with CNS Disorders, General Considerations (Newberg and Alavi) 2. PET in Seizure Disorders (Newberg and Alavi) 3. PET Imaging for Differentiating Recurrent Brain Tumor from Radiation Necrosis (Hustinx et al) 4. PET Imaging in the Assessment of Normal and Impaired Cognitive Function (Silverman and Alavi) 5. PET in Cardiology (Takalkar et al) 6. FDG-PET in Characterizing Solitary Pulmonary Nodules and Staging Lung Cancer (Mavi et al) 7. Applications of FDG-PET Imaging in the Detection of Infection and Inflammation (Zhuang et al) 8. Non-PET Functional Imaging Techniques: Optical (Intes and Chance) 9. MR Techniques for In Vivo Molecular and Cellular Imaging (Delikatny and Poptani) 10. Emerging Role of FDOPA-PET Imaging in Assessing Movement Disorders (Fischman) 11. FDG-PET in the Management of Malignant Melanoma (Kumar et al) 12. PET Imaging of Cell Proliferation (Mankoff et al) 13. Imaging of Angiogenesis and Hypoxia in Tumors (Rajendran and Krohn) 14. PET in Pediatric Diseases (Jadvar et al) 15. Monitoring Response to Treatment in Patients Utilizing PET (Avril and Weber) 16. Hyperpolarized MR Imaging of Pulmonary Function (Ishii et al)

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