Nuclear Medicine News & Stories
By Linda Brookes
A step toward precision treatment in breast cancer
By Takeshi Shimizu, PhD
An examination of nuclear neurology in Japan
Original Dutch text by Remco Zuiderent (Fortelle)
A practical approach to cardiac PET/CT
SPECT/CT is the most common nuclear medicine imaging modality used to visualize blood circulation in the heart; however, in an increasing number of locations, facilities are switching to PET/CT. The Northwest Clinics in the Netherlands has been one of the region’s pioneers in deploying cardiac PET/CT on a large-scale clinical basis.
The Convergence of Nuclear Medicine and Orthopedic Surgery
The convergence of nuclear medicine and musculoskeletal medicine has many benefits, particularly in orthopedic surgery. The capabilities of SPECT/CT technology, combined with advanced reconstruction and reading solutions, allow for accurate localization of pain origins that support diagnostic confidence and surgical accuracy.
SNMMI 2020 virtual conference recognizes leaders in biomarker research and imaging
Image of the Year and Paper of the Year are two of SNMMI’s most prestigious awards, granted to researchers who demonstrate promising advances in nuclear medicine and molecular imaging. The awards, as well as the latest developments in research and technology, were showcased at this year’s reimagined virtual 2020 conference.