More Details about Functional Cerebral SPECT and PET Imaging 4th Edition

General Information  
PublisherWolters Kluwer | Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
Publish YearSeptember 2009


This Fourth Edition reflects the significant recent progress that has occurred in the field of functional brain imaging, particularly the increased use of PET/SPECT, the use of SPECT and PET in movement disorders and dementia, and advances in radiopharmaceutical development and instrumentation. Chapter topics include PET physics and instrumentation, PET radiopharmaceuticals, SPECT radiopharmaceuticals, and technical factors. The entire book has been thoroughly revised to reflect an appropriate balance between SPECT and PET applications. Highlights of this edition include a new chapter on neuroreceptor imaging and kinetic modeling, a new chapter on brain imaging in movement disorders, and significant updates on SPECT radiopharmaceuticals.

Key Features:-

  • Covers new chapter on brain imaging in movement disorders
  • New chapter on Neuroreceptor Imaging and Kinetic Modeling
  • New editor Masnaori Ichise
  • Covers a Single photon emission tomography (SPECT) radiopharmaceuticals majorly updated