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Nuclear Techniques in Diagnostic Medicine

  • P. P. van Rijk

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-X
  2. Sherman L. Heller, Paul N. Goodwin
    Pages 67-98
  3. Manuel Tubis
    Pages 99-134
  4. L. Stephen Graham
    Pages 135-161
  5. Stephen L. Bacharach, Cornelis N. de Graaf
    Pages 163-187
  6. D. Bruce Sodee
    Pages 189-211
  7. K. Koster, A. J. M. Rijnders, J. J. Bailey, P. P. van Rijk
    Pages 213-242
  8. H. Rösler, M. Ramos
    Pages 243-305
  9. Keith E. Britton
    Pages 333-368
  10. David M. Taylor, V. Ralph McCready
    Pages 369-385
  11. G. T. Krishnamurthy
    Pages 387-411
  12. W. B. Van der Pompe, H. Delhez, T. J. F. Savelkoul
    Pages 413-447
  13. J. J. M. Marx, J. F. Verzijlbergen
    Pages 459-517
  14. Back Matter
    Pages 519-527

About this book

Introduction

This book was conceived by Professor K.H. Ephraim, the former director of the Institute for Nuclear Medicine of the University Hospital of Utrecht. Unfortunately, due to a serious illness, he was not able to finish the work he started. He is, however, very pleased to know that the book is, nevertheless, being published. In principle the volume consists of two parts. The first is dedicated to basic science and technology in nuclear medicine. It provides the data which are necessary to a clear understanding of the possibilities and limitations of investigations which make use of radioactive materials. The second part of the book covers those disciplines in medicine in which nuclear medicine can be of help in solving certain clinical problems. Each chapter can be read separately, even without thorough knowledge of the first part of the book. The contributors to this book come from both Europe and North­ America. Each of them has written his chapter out of long-standing personal interest in his particular field of nuclear medicine. This book will be of value to a wide variety of professionals. It is of interest not only to clinicians of various specialties, but also to diagnostic professionals, i.e. radiologists and nuclear medicine clinicians. Last but not least it will be of use to physicians in training.

Keywords

Scintigraphy bone brain cardiology dosimetry imaging nuclear medicine radiation tumor

Editors and affiliations

  • P. P. van Rijk
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Nuclear MedicineUtrecht University HospitalUtrechtThe Netherlands

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-009-4233-2
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 1986
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-94-010-8379-9
  • Online ISBN 978-94-009-4233-2
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