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2011-10-24 09:13:25

Recent studies have suggested that C-11 choline positron emission tomography/computerized tomography (PET/CT) scans can be utilized as a staging and potentially therapeutic tool in prostate cancer.

2010-11-22 00:00:40

What is SPECT? Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography (SPECT) imaging is a sophisticated Nuclear Medicine study. While other "modalities" of Radiology are used to assess anatomical structures, Nuclear Medicine enables physicians to see physiology, or function.

2010-06-08 12:08:15

Study indicates that molecular imaging can help diagnose and determine treatment for a range of foot ailments common in diabetic patients.

2009-01-07 13:25:00

On Tuesday, US health officials proposed paying for wider use of PET scans to help doctors decide the initial course of treatment in cancer patients, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services said.

2008-10-05 00:00:24

Positron emission tomography - or PET - scans produce three- dimensional, colour images of the body using radiation.

2008-09-07 00:00:04

Patients may face delays for vital scans due to a shortage of medical equipment, it has been revealed. Nearly 60 North Lincolnshire patients are currently waiting for scans to diagnose cancer and heart disease.

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