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Latest Single photon emission computed tomography Stories

2013-03-08 00:28:36

For patients with bone and soft tissue tumors, the study data currently available allow no robust conclusions as to the advantages and disadvantages of using positron emission tomography (PET), alone or in combination with computed tomography (CT).

Ancient Mummy Gets Modern CT Scan
2013-02-04 10:42:21

The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts recently sent a 4,000-year old mummy for a CT scan at a nearby hospital, hoping that modern medical imaging technology might shed new light on the life of the ancient museum resident.


Word of the Day
marcescent
  • Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
The word 'marcescent' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to wither'.
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