Nuclear Medicine and PET/CT, Technology and Techniques, 7th Edition

Nuclear Medicine and PET/CT

7th Edition Technology and Techniques

By Paul E. Christian, BS, CNMT, FSNMTS, PET, Manager, Cyclotron Operations and PET Imaging, Huntsman Cancer Institute, Salt Lake City, UT and Kristen M. Waterstram-Rich, MS, CNMT, NCT, FSNMTS, Associate Professor and Program Director, Nuclear Medicine Technology, Rochester Institute of Technology, Department of Medical Technology, College of Science, Rochester, NY


1. Mathematics and Statistics
2. Physics of Nuclear Medicine
3. Instrumentation
4. Computer Science 
5. Laboratory Science
6. Radiochemistry and Radiopharmacology
7. Radiation Safety in Nuclear Medicine
8. Patient Care and Quality Improvement
9. Principles of SPECT and SPECT/CT
10. PET Instrumentation
11. CT Physics and Instrumentation
12. MRI Physics, Instrumentation and Clinical Introduction
13. Clinical PET/CT in Oncology
14. Central Nervous System
15. Endocrine System
16. Respiratory System
17. Cardiovascular System
18. Gastrointestinal System
19. Genitourinary System
20. Skeletal System
21. Hematopoietic System
22. Tumor and Inflammatory Nuclear Medicine
23. Pediatrics
Table of radiopharmaceuticals
Glossary