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Instrumentation

  • Alex DunlopEmail author
Chapter
Part of the Clinicians’ Guides to Radionuclide Hybrid Imaging book series (CGRHI)

Abstract

The ability to accurately delineate the clinical target volume (CTV) remains one of the major challenges of radiotherapy treatment, the use of PET images can aid this process. In this chapter we discuss the instrumentation that needs to be considered if PET/CT is to be used for radiotherapy treatment planning.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PhysicsThe Royal Marsden NHS Foundation TrustLondonUK

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