IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - An analytical model for Compton scatter in a homogeneously attenuating medium

Author(s): J. Nuyts ; H. Bosmans ; P. Suetens
Sponsor(s): IEEE Engineering In Medicine and Biology Society
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 September 1993
Volume: 12
Page Count: 9
Page(s): 421 - 429
ISSN (Paper): 0278-0062
ISSN (Online): 1558-254X
DOI: 10.1109/42.241869
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Accurate reconstruction of SPECT images is hampered by four nonlinear effects in the acquisition process: attenuation, scatter, collimator acceptance angle, and statistical noise. A good... View More

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