Nuclear Medicine: The Requisites
From Book News, Inc. The series provides core material in major subspecialty areas of radiology for use by residents during their initial training and for practicing radiologists seeking a concise review. This volume provides an introductory knowledge base for the field of nuclear medicine. The basic science chapters present concepts of physics, instrumentation, and radiopharmacy in the context of clinical nuclear medicine. The unifying theme in the clinically oriented chapters is the establishment of a logical progression from basic principles to clinical applications. Tracer mechanisms are stressed, with the aim of providing deductive tools for the analysis of images rather than simply presenting representative illustrations. Image acquisition protocols are included for the major procedures. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.
Kurzbeschreibung Now in its 2nd Edition this successful resource continues to offer residents a succinct introduction to the subject, a clear description of the principles, as well as a continuous emphasis on the core material residents must master. Practicing radiologists will also find this a useful reference source, with its guidelines for application of procedures and the very latest protocols. Users will find an abundance of helpful, easy-to-read tables, diagrams, and illustrations. The new edition of...