In 194 cases featuring over 550, high-quality images, Nuclear Medicine and PET/CT Cases provides a succinct review of clinically relevant cases covering the full range of nuclear medicine. Cases are grouped into sections including: Nuclear CNS Imaging, Nuclear Inflammation/Infection Imaging, Ventilation/Perfusion Lung Scintigraphy, Pediatric Nuclear Medicine, Cardiac Imaging, Bone Scintigraphy, PET/CT in Oncology, General Oncologic Imaging, Thyroid and Parathyroid, Radionuclide Therapy and Pre-Therapy Evaluation, Liver, Spleen and Biliary Tract, Gastrointestinal Tract, Renal Scintigraphy. Part of the Cases in Radiology series, this book follows the easy-to-use format of question and answer in which the patient history is provided on the first page of the case, and radiologic findings, differential diagnosis, teaching points, next steps in management, and suggestions for furthering reading are revealed on the following page. This casebook is an essential resource for radiology residents and practicing radiologists alike.
Part 1: Nuclear CNS Imaging Part 2: Nuclear Inflammation/Infection Imaging Part 3: Ventilation/Perfusion Lung Scintigraphy Part 4: Pediatric Nuclear Medicine Part 5: Nuclear Cardiac Imaging Part 6: Bone Scintigraphy Part 7: PET/CT in Oncology - Part I Part 8: PET/CT in Oncology - Part II Part 9: General Oncologic Imaging Part 10: Thyroid and Parathyroid Part 11: Radionuclide Therapy and Pre-Therapy Evaluation Part 12: Liver, Spleen and Biliary Tract Part 13: Gastrointestinal Tract Part 14: Renal Scintigraphy Part 15: Potpourri of Cases
Chun K. Kim is an Associate Professor of Radiology at Harvard Medical School and the Clinical Director of the Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Division at Brigham & Women's Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts.
Reviews for Nuclear Medicine and PET/CT Cases
[m]any practitioners will find the book a valuable reference in clinical practice because of its surprising depth of information. - The Journal of Nuclear Medicine