Webinar: PET/CT — A New Frontier

Supported by an educational grant from Philips Healthcare

 

March 6, 2014
Peter F. Faulhaber, M.D., professor of radiology 
Case Western Reserve University, 
director, clinical PET,
 University Hospital Case Medical Center
The webinar "PET/CT: A New Frontier" discusses potential benefits of digital relative to analog PET/CT. The session will discuss how digital PET can improve image quality, lesion detection and quantitative accuracy, explain improvements in image quality of digital PET compared to analog PET and explore areas for potential clinical application and possible value adds over existing PET/CT technology.
 


The webinar is part of the Imaging Technology News Webinar Series and is supported by an educational grant from Philips Healthcare


 
Date of live webinar was March 25, 2014.
 
 
Statement of Purpose/Need:
To discuss potential benefits of digital relative to analog PET/CT.
 
Learning Objectives:
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
Describe how digital PET improves image quality, lesion detection and quantitative accuracy
Recognize improvements in image quality of digital PET compared to analog PET
Explore areas for potential clinical application and possible value adds over existing PET/CT technology
 
Intended Audience:
This webinar is intended for radiologists and radiology technologists who work in nuclear medicine and positron emission tomography (PET), as well as oncologists and radiotherapists working with PET studies.
 
Presenter:
Peter F. Faulhaber, M.D.
 
Disclosure Information:
Peter F. Faulhaber, M.D., professor of radiology 
Case Western Reserve University, 
director, clinical PET,
 University Hospital Case Medical Center, 
Cleveland, Ohio
 
Financial relationships: Philips Medical: Research Support, Speaker


Discussion of off-label, investigational or experimental drug use: None