Chapter 28. Radiopharmaceuticals for the Study of Liver and Renal Function

  1. Michael J. Welch4 and
  2. Carol S. Redvanly5
  1. David R. Vera1,
  2. Carl K. Hoh1,
  3. Robert C. Stadalnik2 and
  4. Kenneth A. Krohn3

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0470846380.ch28

Handbook of Radiopharmaceuticals: Radiochemistry and Applications

Handbook of Radiopharmaceuticals: Radiochemistry and Applications

How to Cite

Vera, D. R., Hoh, C. K., Stadalnik, R. C. and Krohn, K. A. (2005) Radiopharmaceuticals for the Study of Liver and Renal Function, in Handbook of Radiopharmaceuticals: Radiochemistry and Applications (eds M. J. Welch and C. S. Redvanly), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470846380.ch28

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Washington University School of Medicine, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, 510 S. Kingshighway Boulevard, Campus Box 8225, St. Louis, MO, USA

  2. 5

    Department of Chemistry, Brookhaven National Laboratory Associated Universities Ltd, Upton, New York, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, 200 West Arbor Drive, San Diego, CA, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Radiology, University of California, Davis School of Medicine, 4860 Y Street, Sacramento, CA, USA

  3. 3

    Department of Radiology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2005
  2. Published Print: 27 NOV 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471495604

Online ISBN: 9780470846384

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Keywords:

  • functional imaging;
  • receiver operating characteristic (ROC) analysis;
  • receptor-binding radiopharmaceuticals

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Chemistry

  • Measurement of Liver Function

  • Measurement of Renal Function

  • Conclusion

  • Glossary

  • References