Journal SAM: Reporting Guidance for Oncologic 18F-FDG PET/CT Imaging Member Fee: Free Non-Member Fee: $90.00 Release Date: 5/1/2013 Expiration Date: 5/31/2016
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- Discuss the elements of a concise and complete oncologic 18F-FDG PET/CT report.
- Discuss the importance of obtaining and including in the report a focused history of the patient malignancy and treatments.
- Discuss the importance of interpreting both the 18F-FDG PET and the CT findings of PET/CT and of integrating both the metabolic and the anatomic components in the report.