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.

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...

News | July 28, 2009

July 28, 2009 – Researchers may be able to predict future severe cardiac events in patients with known, stable...

Technology | June 03, 2009

June 3, 2009 – UltraSPECT said yesterday it will launch its Attenuation Correction/Scatter Correction (ACSC...

Siemens Biograph PET/CT series consists of two-, six-, 16-, 40- and 64-slice configurations and provides high-imaging quality and clarity.

Feature | May 19, 2009 | Amy Ballard, MEd, director of research, Arkansas Urology

Myocardial perfusion imaging (MPI) using single photon emission computed tomography/computed tomography (...

Technology | May 04, 2009

May 4, 2009 –UltraSPECT said April 30 it intends to offer the Xpress3.Cardiac SPECT WBR-based SPECT image...

Technology | April 02, 2009

A trend in nuclear cardiac myocardial perfusion imaging in recent years has been toward smaller gamma...

News | April 01, 2009

April 1, 2009 - In a study comparing the ability of various medical techniques to accurately determine the...

News | March 06, 2009

Researchers at the Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago Hospitals said...

News | September 04, 2008

September 5, 2008 - Digirad Corp. today announced the initial clinical trial of its new SPECT imaging system...

A comparison of SPECT photo-multiplier technology vs. the newer CZT detector SPECT technology, showing improvement in image clarity.

A comparison of SPECT photo-multiplier technology vs. the newer CZT detector SPECT technology, showing improvement in image clarity. Image from a presentation at the 2017 American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNC) Today meeting.

Feature | Nuclear Imaging | September 03, 2008 | Dave Fornell

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News | June 16, 2008

June 17, 2008 - Gamma Medica-Ideas and GE Healthcare signed an agreement that GE Healthcare will be the exclusive...

News | August 07, 2007

August 8, 2007 - Orbotech Ltd. announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire 3D - Danish Diagnostic...

News | July 31, 2007

August 1, 2007 - Positron Corp. announced that a recent study by The State University of New York at Buffalo reveals...

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