JNM, November 2017, Volume 58, Number 11
Release Date: 11/1/2017
Expiration Date: 11/30/2020
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1. The role of 68Ga-DOTATATE in neuroendocrine tumor management.
2. The interpretation of 68Ga-DOTATATE PET/CT images.
3. The integration of 68Ga-DOTATATE PET/CT in the diagnostic and management algorithm for neuroendocrine tumors.
This article contains information of value to nuclear medicine physicians, endocrinologists, and oncologists as well as to nuclear medicine technologists.
Lisa Bodei1, Valentina Ambrosini2, Ken Herrmann3,4, and Irvin Modlin5
1Molecular Imaging and Therapy Service, Department of Radiology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York; 2Nuclear Medicine, Department of Experimental Diagnostic and Specialized Medicine, University of Bologna and S. Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, Bologna, Italy; 3Department of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California; 4Klinik für Nuklearmedizin, Universitätsklinikum Essen, Essen, Germany; and 5Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, New Haven, Connecticut
Dr. Bodei is a consultant/advisor for Ipsen and AAA Pharmaceutical, and Dr. Herrmann is a consultant/advisor for Ipsen, Curium, and Sofie Biosciences and an investigator for AAA Pharmaceutical. In accordance with ACCME Revised Standards for Commercial Support and SNMMI 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.
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