IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Development of a phantom to simulate a wide range of body sizes

2007 IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium

Author(s): S.J. Lokitz ; J.M. Wilson ; T.G. Turkington
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 October 2007
Conference Location: Honolulu, HI, USA
Conference Date: 26 October 2007
Volume: 5
Page(s): 3,713 - 3,717
ISBN (CD): 978-1-4244-0923-5
ISBN (Paper): 978-1-4244-0922-8
ISSN (Paper): 1095-7863
DOI: 10.1109/NSSMIC.2007.4436928
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X-ray image quality is highly dependent on object size. Diagnostic image quality can be maintained while controlling dose to a patient with tube current modulation schemes. For PET attenuation... View More

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