IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Development of a daily quality check procedure for the High-Resolution Research Tomograph (HRRT) using natural LSO background radioactivity

Author(s): C. Knoess ; T. Gremillion ; M. Schmand ; M.E. Casey ; L. Eriksson ; M. Lenox ; J.T. Treffert ; S. Vollmar ; G. Fluegge ; K. Wienhard ; W.-D. Heiss ; R. Nutt
Sponsor(s): IEEE Nuclear and Plasma Sciences Society
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 October 2002
Volume: 49
Page Count: 5
Page(s): 2,074 - 2,078
ISSN (Paper): 0018-9499
ISSN (Online): 1558-1578
DOI: 10.1109/TNS.2002.803787
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A daily quality check plays an important role for clinical medical systems like a positron emission tomograph (PET). To guarantee image quality a constant monitoring of the scanner integrity is... View More

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