First Published in 1983, this book offers a full, comprehensive guide into the relationship between Radiotracers and the methods in which they are applied in the field of medicine. Carefully compiled and filled with a vast repertoire of notes, diagrams, and references this book serves as a useful reference for Students of Radiology, and other practitioners in their respective fields.
Table of Contents
1. The Development of the Radiotracer Concept: Radiotracer Methodology was Discovered in Six Separate Pieces. 2. Commercial Production of Radioisotopes for Nuclear Medicine. 3. In-Hospital Preparation of Radiotracers. 4. Technetium-Labeled Compounds. 5. Radioactive Compounds of Gallium and Indium. 6. Halogen-Labeled Compounds (F, Br, At, C1). 7. Radioactive Se and Te Labeled Imaging Agents. 8. ¹¹C, ¹³N, and ¹⁵O Tracers. Index.
Garimella V. S. Rayudu