Instruments for Radiation Detection and Measurement
In nuclear medicine, it is necessary to ascertain the presence, type, intensity, and energy of radiations emitted by radionuclides, and these are accomplished by radiation-detecting instruments. The two commonly used devices are gas-filled detectors and scintillation detectors with associated electronics. These instruments are described below.
KeywordsPositron Emission Tomography Single Photon Emission Compute Tomography Radiation Detection Magnetic Tape Pulse Height Analyzer
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