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Single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) evaluates tissue metabolism by detecting electromagnetic radiation emitted from intravenous tracers.
Muscat: The Sultan Qaboos University Hospital yesterday launched the Single-photon Emission Computed Tomography (SPECT) machine at a function held under the auspices of Dr Ali bin Saud Al Bimani, vice-chancellor of Sultan Qaboos University (SQU).
All had chest pain and underwent noninvasive cardiovascular imaging with coronary CT angiography, positron-emission tomography (PET), and/or single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT).
Single-photon emission computed tomography of the brain in the evaluation of cerebral lupus.
10 issue of the Journal of the American College of Cardiology (JACC), researchers found that the combination of coronary artery calcium score (CACS) testing and a single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) scan during a stress test may be the most accurate measure of long-term risk for serious cardiac events.
In a surprise announcement, the CMS also said it would reduce single-photon emission computed tomography payments by 37%.
Infarct size and left ventricular function were assessed by single-photon emission computed tomography performed on days 7 and 30.
The FLEX Triumph system is Gamma Medica-Ideas' flagship product for the preclinical imaging market, and enables its users to scan animals using CT, positron emission tomography (PET) and single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) modes on the same instrument.
Cardiologists, radiologists, and other specialists discuss the performance, interpretation, and applications of gated myocardial perfusion single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT), which has emerged as the predominant nuclear cardiology modality for evaluating patients with known or suspected coronary artery disease.
Of the 400 patients who were followed for an average of 22 months, imaging with 2-[beta]-car-bomethoxy-3-[beta]-(4-iodophenyl)-tropane, single-photon emission computed tomography ([beta]-CIT-SPECT) showed greater decreases in presynaptic striatal dopamine uptake in patients on CEP-1347, compared with those on placebo.
A single-photon emission computed tomography scanner then measured how much of the substance attached to receptors throughout the brain.
Diagnostic imaging comprises six major modalities: magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), X-ray imaging, ultrasound, computed tomography (CT), single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT), and positron emission tomography (PET).
Data from a pooled analysis of four clinical trials, presented today at the American Academy of Neurology s 66th Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, showed that using DaTscan (Ioflupane I 123 Injection) with single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) brain imaging was associated with a high level of diagnostic effectiveness.
By acquiring this firm, BC Technical expects to further enhance its capabilities in the areas of positron emission tomography - computed tomography (PET/CT) and single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT/CT), while also growing the group's nationwide service coverage.
A subgroup of 24 patients and 13 volunteers also underwent single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) to determine cortical amyloid plaque load.
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