By Teresa A. Szyszko
This publication is a pocket consultant to the technology and perform of PET/CT imaging of esophageal and gastric malignancies. The clinical rules of PET/CT, the radiopharmaceuticals utilized in this context, the function of PET/CT, the attribute PET/CT findings, and boundaries and pitfalls are all in actual fact defined. moreover, info is equipped on epidemiology, scientific presentation, prognosis, staging, pathology, administration, and radiological imaging. The booklet is released in the Springer sequence Clinicians' courses to Hybrid Imaging, that is aimed toward referring clinicians, nuclear medicine/radiology physicians, radiographers/technologists, and nurses who often paintings in nuclear medication and perform multidisciplinary conferences. Compiled less than the auspices of the British Nuclear medication Society, the sequence is the joint paintings of many colleagues and pros world wide who proportion a standard imaginative and prescient and goal in selling and helping nuclear medication as an enormous imaging forte for the prognosis and administration of oncological and non-oncological conditions.
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