IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - A simulation study of the counting-rate performance of clinical pet systems applying a methodology for optimizing the injected dose

2008 IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging conference (2008 NSS/MIC)

Author(s): Nicolas A. Karakatsanis ; Anastasios Parasyris ; George Loudos ; Konstantina S. Nikita
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 October 2008
Conference Location: Dresden, Germany, Germany
Conference Date: 19 October 2008
Page(s): 5,014 - 5,019
ISBN (CD): 978-1-4244-2715-4
ISBN (Paper): 978-1-4244-2714-7
ISSN (Paper): 1095-7863
DOI: 10.1109/NSSMIC.2008.4774367
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The amount of radioactivity injected into patients during clinical PET scans can be critical when designing data acquisition protocols. The objective is to generate projection data with high... View More

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