5. Positron-Emission Tomography: Principles and Applications

  1. Hervé Fanet
  1. Régine Trébossen

Published Online: 13 FEB 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118601242.ch5

Photon-Based Medical Imagery

Photon-Based Medical Imagery

How to Cite

Trébossen, R. (2013) Positron-Emission Tomography: Principles and Applications, in Photon-Based Medical Imagery (ed H. Fanet), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118601242.ch5

Editor Information

  1. CEA, Grenoble, France

Author Information

  1. CEA, Paris, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 FEB 2013
  2. Published Print: 28 FEB 2013

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781848212411

Online ISBN: 9781118601242

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Keywords:

  • PET, principles;
  • PET and other molecular imagings;
  • PET systems;
  • spatial resolution;
  • image interpretation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • PET: principle and performance

  • PET systems

  • PET for cancer staging

  • Conclusion

  • Bibliography