Chapter 4. Computed Tomography, Magnetic Resonance, Ultrasound, Nuclear Medicine, and Light Imaging

  1. H. K. Huang D.Sc., FRCR (Hon.) Professor of Radiology and Biomedical Engineering Chair Professor of Medical Informatics Honorary Professor1,2,3

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471654787.ch4

PACS and Imaging Informatics: Basic Principles and Applications

PACS and Imaging Informatics: Basic Principles and Applications

How to Cite

Huang, H. K. (2004) Computed Tomography, Magnetic Resonance, Ultrasound, Nuclear Medicine, and Light Imaging, in PACS and Imaging Informatics: Basic Principles and Applications, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471654787.ch4

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA

  2. 2

    The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China

  3. 3

    Shanghai Institute of Technical Physics, The Chinese Academy of Science, China

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2005
  2. Published Print: 18 MAR 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471251231

Online ISBN: 9780471654780

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Keywords:

  • computed tomography;
  • magnetic resonance imaging (MRI);
  • SPECT and PET

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Image Reconstruction from Projections

  • Transmission X-Ray Computed Tomography (XCT)

  • Emission Computed Tomography

  • Advances in XCT and PET

  • Nuclear Medicine

  • Ultrasound Imaging

  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging

  • Light Imaging