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Introduction

  • Lucy Fowkes
  • Kate NewboldEmail author
Chapter
Part of the Clinicians’ Guides to Radionuclide Hybrid Imaging book series (CGRHI)

Abstract

Worldwide, cancer is a major public health issue and accurate diagnosis, staging and follow-up is essential for optimal management. PET-CT imaging has a significant role in the staging of disease and assessment of treatment response.

Keywords

Clinical Target Volume Gross Tumour Volume Major Public Health Issue Dose Painting Biological Target Volume 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Radiology & Radionuclide RadiologyThe Royal Marsden NHS Foundation TrustLondonUK
  2. 2.Head & Neck and Thyroid UnitThe Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust and Institute of Cancer ResearchLondonUK
  3. 3.Clinical OncologyThe Royal Marsden NHS Foundation TrustLondonUK

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