On the 18F–fluoride PET imaging quantification to predict 223Ra-dichloride treatment response

  • Eric Laffon
  • Henri de Clermont
  • Roger Marthan
  • Fredéric Paycha
Letter to the Editor


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Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflicts of interest.

Research involving human participants and/or animals

All procedures performed in studies involving human participants were in accordance with the ethical standards of the institutional and/or national research committee and with the 1964 Helsinki Declaration and its later amendments or comparable ethical standards.

Informed consent

The ethics committees of our teaching hospitals approved this retrospective study and the requirement to obtain further informed consent of the example patient was waived.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.CHU de BordeauxBordeauxFrance
  2. 2.Univ. Bordeaux, Centre de Recherche Cardio-Thoracique de BordeauxBordeauxFrance
  3. 3.INSERM U-1045, Centre de Recherche Cardio-Thoracique de BordeauxBordeauxFrance
  4. 4.Service de Médecine Nucléaire, Hôpital Lariboisiere, Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de ParisParis Cedex 10France

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