Recent advances in instrumentation for positron emission tomography

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Positron Emission Tomography (PET) is a nuclear medicine imaging technique which allows the non-invasive assessment of regional tissue function. This review article briefly traces the development of the modern clinical PET scanner and highlights a number of recent research developments in the field of PET instrumentation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)577-582
Number of pages6
JournalNuclear Inst. and Methods in Physics Research, A
Volume348
Issue number2-3
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 1 1994

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Recent advances in instrumentation for positron emission tomography. / Cherry, Simon R.

In: Nuclear Inst. and Methods in Physics Research, A, Vol. 348, No. 2-3, 01.09.1994, p. 577-582.

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