SPECT Imaging

Single-photon emission computerized tomography (SPECT) imaging is a nuclear imaging technology (also referred to as molecular imaging) that produces images showing how organs work.

News | April 19, 2011

SNM's Clinical Trials Network (CTN) last week validated its 100th scanner, an important milestone in CTN's two-and-...

Technology | April 08, 2011

April 8, 2011 – Spectrum Dynamics has installed the second D-SPECT (single photon emission computed tomography)...

News | April 08, 2011

April 8, 2011 – At the American College of Cardiology (ACC) Annual Scientific Meeting in New Orleans,...

Feature | March 29, 2011

Wide beam reconstruction (WBR) reduces both dose and image acquisition time by 50 percent for myocardial perfusion...

Hartford Hospital performs about 1,000 CardioGen-82 PET MPI scans per year. Its PET/CT camera is a GE Discovery LS four-slice.

Feature | December 06, 2010 | April Mann, BA, CNMT, NCT, RT(N)

As production of molybdenum-99 returns to normal with the Canadian Chalk River Laboratories reactor back...

Discovery NMCT 570C

News | November 15, 2010

November 15, 2010 — With regard to its molecular imaging business, GE Healthcare announced an agreement to acquire...

News | November 10, 2010

November 10, 2010 – During RSNA 2010, GE Healthcare will announce the availability of the Discovery NM/CT...

Technology | October 08, 2010

October 8, 2010 — The Ivy Model 3000 Series Cardiac Trigger Monitor offers precision image-triggering...

News | July 09, 2010

July 9, 2010 – Lantheus Medical Imaging Inc. announced this week that it has signed a new manufacturing and...

News | June 03, 2010

June 3, 2010 – A single photon emission tomography (SPECT) system may significantly reduce patient and...

Technology | April 27, 2010

April 27, 2010 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) this week cleared a large field-of-view,...

News | April 14, 2010

April 14, 2010 – The Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York has become the first facility in the United...

Dual-isotope imaging: reduced-dose, shorter-scan-time stress images acquired with 20 mCi Tc-99m at 10 sec/frame. Photo courtesy of Mayo Clinic.

News | March 09, 2010

March 9, 2010 – As an alternative to the technetium (Tc-99M) isotope used in many nuclear imaging studies,...

News | January 26, 2010

January 26, 2010 – The U.S. Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) selected...

News | November 03, 2009

November 3, 2009 – By relying solely on a patient’s clinical risk profile or the results of one imaging...

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