Chapter 9. Combined PET/CT Imaging

  1. Rachel A. Powsner M.D.1 and
  2. Edward R. Powsner M.D.2

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470752890.ch9

Essential Nuclear Medicine Physics, Second Edition

Essential Nuclear Medicine Physics, Second Edition

How to Cite

Powsner, R. A. and Powsner, E. R. (eds) (2006) Combined PET/CT Imaging, in Essential Nuclear Medicine Physics, Second Edition, Blackwell Publishing, Inc., Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470752890.ch9

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Associate Professor of Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Director, Division of Nuclear Medicine, Department of Radiology, Boston Veterans Administration Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts

  2. 2

    Former Chief, Nuclear Medicine Service, Veterans Administration Hospital, Allen Park, Michigan, Former Professor and Associate Chairman, Department of Pathology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, Former Chair, Joint Review Committee for Educational Nuclear Medicine Technology, Former Member, American Board of Nuclear Medicine

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405104845

Online ISBN: 9780470752890



  • imaging;
  • X-ray;
  • computed tomography;
  • voltage;
  • chemical composition


This chapter contains section titled:

  • X-Ray Production

  • X-Ray Imaging

  • Computed Tomography

  • PET-CT Cameras