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Pediatric nuclear medicine

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Appleton-Century-Crofts , Norwalk, Conn
Pediatric nuclear medicine., Nuclear medicine -- In infancy and child
StatementJohn R. Sty, Robert J. Starshak, John H. Miller.
SeriesCurrent practice in nuclear medicine
ContributionsStarshak, Robert J., Miller, John H. 1940-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRJ51.R33 S79 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 209 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3496386M
ISBN 100838578012
LC Control Number82016433
OCLC/WorldCa8786103

This pioneering book, now in its fourth edition, presents the cutting-edge developments in pediatric nuclear medicine. Thoroughly revised and updated, it retains the fundamentals that anchor the book’s distinguished reputation and includes the latest advances in PET/CT, SPECT, hybrid imaging, and molecular imaging.5/5(2).

This pioneering book, now in its fourth edition, presents the cutting-edge developments in pediatric nuclear medicine. Thoroughly revised and updated, it retains the fundamentals that anchor the book’s distinguished reputation and includes the latest advances in PET/CT, SPECT, hybrid imaging, and molecular imaging.5/5(1).

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this book ultimately fulfills its goal of providing the necessary information about the appropriate use of nuclear medicine in the care of children.

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Early pediatric experience. After reading this article the nuclear medicine technologist should be able to: (a) identify pediatric popula-tions commonly evaluated with nuclear medicine procedures; (b) state the indications for performing pediatric nuclear medicine procedures; and (c) discuss strategies and tips for performing nuclear medicine procedures on pediatric pa.

A nuclear medicine scanner is a large doughnut-shaped machine with a table that slides through the middle of the scanner.

Your child will lie on the table and the radiopharmaceutical is given. Then the table will move into position so that the scanner can begin. Nuclear medicine procedures can vary in length from 30 minutes to a few hours.

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Treves. Pediatrics (also spelled paediatrics or pædiatrics) is the branch of medicine that involves the medical care of infants, children, and American Academy of Pediatrics recommends people be under pediatric care up to the age of 21 (though usually only minors are required to be under pediatric care).

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Nuclear medicine imaging explores tissue viability and function by using radiotracers that are taken up at cellular level with different mechanism. This imaging technique can also be used to assess blood flow and transit through tubular organs.

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Expertise. Since the s, nuclear medicine has been a specialty for Lurie Children’s, with the hospital's pediatric radiologists pioneering procedures that today are commonplace in pediatric nuclear settings throughout the world.

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