NETSPOT™ (gallium Ga 68 dotatate) Reader Training
NETSPOT™ (gallium Ga 68 dotatate) Reader Training
NETSPOT™ (gallium Ga 68 dotatate) Reader Training 

Member and Non-member Fee:  FREE

Authors

Robert Flavell1, Ken Herrmann2, Andrei Iagaru3, Corina Millo4, Ronald Walker5
1 Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco
2 Department of Molecular & Medical Pharmacology, University of California at Los Angeles
3 Division of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, Stanford University
4 PET Department, National Institute of Health Clinical Center
5 Clinical Radiology and Radiological Sciences, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Target Audience

This 60-minute (approximately) course contains information of value to physicians in nuclear medicine, radiology, and oncology, using 68Ga-dotatate (NETSpot), a radioactive diagnostic agent indicated for use with positron emission tomography (PET) for localization of somatostatin receptor positive neuroendocrine tumors in adult and pediatric patients; nuclear medicine technologists, and any professionals in the nuclear medicine and related fields.

Objectives

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
1.  Describe the mechanism of action of gallium Ga 68 dotatate 
2.  Identify the normal biodistribution in these scans
3.  Understand common pitfalls in scan interpretation
4.  Discuss how gallium Ga 68 dotatate imaging can change patient management
5.  Interpret gallium Ga 68 dotatate PET/CT scans

Continuing Education Credit Information

This course does not offer continuing education credits.  Upon successful completion of the assessment, participants will receive a certificate of participation. 

Minimum system requirements


Supported Internet Browsers:
- Microsoft Internet Explorer (version 7 or higher)
- Google Chrome (latest version)
- Mozilla Firefox (latest version)
- Apple Safari (version 4 or higher)

Plug-in: Adobe Acrobat Reader (http://get.adobe.com/reader/)

For questions please contact the Education Department 703-708-9000.
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Type:     Internet Activity (Enduring Material)
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