PET-CT

PET-CT combines positron emission tomography (PET) detectors and computed tomography (CT) into one imaging system. PET requires the use of CT for image attenuation correction. The CT scanners that can be installed on these systems include 4-slice, up to workhorse 64-slice or higher systems. High slice CT is usually an option picked by  hospitals that plan to use the PET-CT scanner for standard CT only imaging exams as well. The CT scan anatomical imaging can be fused with the nuclear PET imaging to show anatomical landmarks. The CT component can also be used in cardiac PET to perform a coronary calcium scoring exam to offer a risk assessment for future heart attack risk.

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June 18, 2024 — Positron Corporation, a leading molecular imaging medical device company offering PET and PET-CT ...

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June 14, 2024 — Positron Corporation, a leading molecular imaging medical device company offering PET and PET-CT(Positro ...

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April 23, 2024 — CDL Nuclear Technologies, a pioneer in advanced diagnostic solutions, is proud to announce the launch ...

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Cardiac positron emission tomography (PET) is growing in popularity among cardiologists because it provides the ability to diagnose cardiac disease with greater accuracy and precision
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Cardiac positron emission tomography (PET) is growing in popularity among cardiologists because it provides the ability ...

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October 5, 2023 — Jubilant DraxImage Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Jubilant Pharma Limited, has entered into an ...

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September 14, 2022 — GE Healthcare and Lantheus Holdings Inc have announced that the recent Phase III clinical trial of ...

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September 7, 2022 — The American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNC) and three partner societies have come together to ...

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July 11, 2022 – The American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNC) and the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular ...

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June 15, 2022 — Poor functional outcomes after a heart attack can be predicted with a new PET imaging agent, 68Ga-FAPI ...

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July 13, 2021 — In a recent blog, the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNC) reported that Humana, one of the ...

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American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNC) offers 5 Strategies for Improving Your Nuclear Cardiology Lab in 2021
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A year after COVID-19 turned the world upside down, the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNC) asked members how ...

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April 1, 2021 – The ability to measure myocardial blood flow (MBF) as part of myocardial perfusion imaging (MPI) is one ...

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March 31, 2021 — Heightened activity in the brain, caused by stressful events, is linked to the risk of developing a ...

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Ernest Garcia, Ph.D., MASNC, FAHA, endowed professor in cardiac imaging, director of nuclear cardiology R&D laboratory ...

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Cardiac Imaging Best Practices During the COVID-19 Pandemic. Cardiology imaging societies issue guidelines on how to handle patient imaging under virus precautions. #COVID19 #SARScov2
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Cases of acute cardiovascular disease and cardiac complications caused by COVID-19 require cardiovascular imaging ...

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