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JNM (January 2013) An Evidence-Based Review of Quantitative SPECT Imaging and Potential Clinical Applications
JNM, January 2013, Volume 54, Number 1

JNM (January 2013) An Evidence-Based Review of Quantitative SPECT Imaging and Potential Clinical Applications

JNM, January 2013, Volume 54, Number 1

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Non-Member Fee: $15.00

Release Date: January 1, 2013
Expiration Date: January 1, 2016

California Scope: 1.0 Imaging (I)

Authors
Dale L. Bailey1,2 and Kathy P. Willowson3

1Department of Nuclear Medicine, Royal North Shore Hospital, St. Leonards, Australia; 2Discipline of Medical Radiation Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia; and 3School of Physics, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia

Disclosure
Dr. Bailey is an employee of NSW Health, University of Sydney, and an investigator for NHMRC, ARC, Cure Cancer Australia. Dr. Willowson is supported by the Australian Research Council and the NSW Cancer Council in conjunction with the Cure Cancer Australia Foundation. In accordance with ACCME Revised Standards for Commercial Support and SNM Conflict-of-Interest Policy, the authors have indicated no other relevant relationships that could be perceived as a real or apparent conflict of interest. Disclosure of a relationship is not intended to suggest or to condone bias but is made to provide participants with information that might be of potential importance to their evaluation of the activity.

Target Audience
This article contains information of value to practitioners in nuclear medicine—in particular, medical physicists, technologists, and advanced trainees/registrars/residents.

Objectives
On successful completion of this activity, participants should be able to...

  1. Review the current status of SPECT imaging, with an emphasis on clinical applications for quantitative interpretations.
  2. Consider the requirements for quantitative SPECT imaging—instrumentation, software, and image calibration.
  3. Acquire knowledge of the capabilities of quantitative SPECT with a view to developing new clinical applications.

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SNMMI designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. To receive CE credit, learners must achieve a score of 80% on the post-course assessment and complete the evaluation. Release date: January 1, 2013 Expiration date: January 31, 2016.

 

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The SNMMI, through its Verification of Involvement in Continuing Education (VOICE) program, has approved this journal article for a maximum of 1.0 continuing education hours (CEHs). VOICE-approved credit is recognized by most licensure states and by the NMTCB and ARRT as Category A credit. In order to receive CE credit, you must first complete the activity content. When completed, take the post-test assessment.  You must obtain a score of 80% to receive the CE credit.  You will have no more than 3 attempts to successfully complete the post-test. Release Date: January 1, 2013. Expiration Date: January 31, 2016. California Scope: 1.0 Imaging (I).


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