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Gl Principles and Practice of PET-CT Part 1

Gl Principles and Practice of PET-CT Part 1

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Principlesand Practice of PET/CT
Part 1
A Technologist‘s Guide
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Editors
Peter Hogg
Head of Diagnostic Imaging ResearchUniversity of SalfordSalford, UK 
Giorgio Testanera
Istituto Clinico HumanitasDepartment of Nuclear MedicineRozzano, Italy
Contributors
Suzanne Dennan
Department of Diagnostic ImagingSt. James Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
Thomas Kane
Consultant in Radiology & Nuclear MedicineVictoria Hospital, Blackpooland Lancashire PETCT Centre, Preston, UK 
Jean-Marc Vrigneaud
Medical PhysicistNuclear Medicine DepartmentCentre Georges-François LeclercDijon, France
Sylvianne Prevot
Radiation Safety OcerCentre Georges-Francois LeclercDijon, France
Angela Meadows
Unit ManagerPreston PET/CT CentreAlliance MedicalRoyal Preston HospitalLancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, UK 
Ronald Boellaard
Associate Professor and Head of PhysicsDepartment of Nuclear Medicine and PET ResearchVU University Medical CentreAmsterdam, The Netherlands
Ann Heathcote
Regional MangerAlliance Medical LimitedWarwick, UK 
Amy Wareing
Senior PET CT TechnologistPreston PET CT CentreRoyal Preston HospitalLancashire Teaching Hospitals, UK 
Peter Julyan
Clinical ScientistNorth Western Medical Physics The Christie NHS Foundation Trust, UK 
Katy Szczepura
Medical Physics LecturerDepartment of Diagnostic RadiographyUniversity of SalfordGreater Manchester, UK 
Simona Cola
 Technologist of the Department of NuclearMedicineS. Maria Nuova HospitalReggio Emilia, Italy
 
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Contents
Foreword
Suzanne Dennan .......................................................................................4
Preface and Glossary of Terms and Abbreviations
Peter Hogg and Giorgio Testanera ......................................................................5
Chapter 1: The value and limitations of PET-CT in routine clinical practice:a UK radiologist’s perspective
 Thomas Kane and Peter Hogg ..........................................................................7
Chapter 2: Practical radiation protection in PET-CT
Jean-Marc Vrigneaud, Sylvianne Prévot, Angela Meadows and Peter Hogg .............................16
Chapter 3: PET imaging instrumentation and principles of PET protocol optimisation
Ronald Boellaard. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .37
Chapter 4: CT instrumentation and principles of CT protocol optimisation
Ann Heathcote, Amy Wareing and Angela Meadows ...................................................54
Chapter 5: Quality assurance and quality control for PET-CT
Peter Julyan ...........................................................................................69
Chapter 6: PET isotope production
Katy Szczepura ........................................................................................76
Chapter 7: Patient care in PET-CT
Simona Cola and Peter Hogg ..........................................................................81
Chapter 8: Radiographer and technologist competencies – education and training in PET-CT
Peter Hogg and Angela Meadows .....................................................................88
Imprint
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