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Nuclear Medicine Physics: The Basics
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Nuclear Medicine Physics: The Basics

Publication Year: 2017
Edition: 8th Ed.
Authors/Editor: Chandra, Ramesh; Rahmim, Arman
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-1-496-38184-2
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Ideal for board review and reference, the 8th edition provides a practical summary of this complex field, focusing on essential details as well as real-life examples taken from nuclear medicine practice.

The book helps build foundational knowledge of how and why things happen in the clinical environment. In this edition, new full-color illustrations, concise text, essential mathematical equations, key points and review questions, and useful appendices help you quickly master challenging concepts in nuclear medicine physics.

- Two new chapters cover tomographic nuclear medicine imaging, and an all-new chapter discusses computer interfacing and image processing.
- Expanded coverage of Emission Computed Tomography is now presented in three separate chapters devoted to general principles, SPECT, and PET.
- Now includes a range of important PET radiotracers, as well as a timely discussion of theranostic uses of radiopharmaceuticals.
- New coauthor Dr. Arman Rahmim brings a fresh perspective and valuable knowledge and experience to this edition.
- An essential resource for radiology residents and practitioners, nuclear cardiologists, medical physicists, and radiologic technologists.

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Chandra, Ramesh; Rahmim, Arman
  • ISBN: 978-1-496-38184-2
  • Specialty:
    Nuclear Medicine
    Radiology
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 8th Ed.
  • Pages: 256
  • Illustrations: 100
  • Year: 2017

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