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The Resource Physics in nuclear medicine, Simon R. Cherry, James A. Sorenson, Michael E. Phelps

Physics in nuclear medicine, Simon R. Cherry, James A. Sorenson, Michael E. Phelps

Label
Physics in nuclear medicine
Title
Physics in nuclear medicine
Statement of responsibility
Simon R. Cherry, James A. Sorenson, Michael E. Phelps
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cherry, Simon R
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
R895
LC item number
.S58 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sorenson, James A.
  • Phelps, Michael E
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical physics
  • Nuclear medicine
  • Health Physics
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Physics
Label
Physics in nuclear medicine, Simon R. Cherry, James A. Sorenson, Michael E. Phelps
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Sorenson's name appears first on the previous edition
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is nuclear medicine? -- Basic atomic and nuclear physics -- Modes of radioactive decay -- Decay of radioactivity -- Radionuclide and radiopharmaceutical production -- Interaction of radiation with matter -- Radiation detectors -- Electronic instrumentation for radiation detection systems -- Nuclear counting statistics -- Pulse-height spectrometry -- Problems in radiation detection and measurement -- Counting systems -- Gamma camera: basic principles -- Gamma camera: performance characteristics -- Image quality in nuclear medicine -- Tomographic reconstruction in nuclear medicine -- Single photon emission computed tomography -- Positron emission tomography -- Digital image processing in nuclear medicine -- Tracer kinetic modeling -- Internal radiation dosimetry -- Radiation safety and health physics -- Unit conversions -- Properties of the elements -- Characteristics of some medically important radionuclides -- Mass attenuation coefficients for water, sodium lodide, BGO, CZT, and lead -- Effective dose equivalent (mSv/MBq) and radiation absorbed dose estimates (mGy/MBq) to adult subjects from selected internally administered radiopharmaceuticals -- Fourier transform -- Convolutions
Control code
50670365
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xiii, 523 pages
Isbn
9780721683416
Lccn
2002030989
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Physics in nuclear medicine, Simon R. Cherry, James A. Sorenson, Michael E. Phelps
Publication
Note
Sorenson's name appears first on the previous edition
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is nuclear medicine? -- Basic atomic and nuclear physics -- Modes of radioactive decay -- Decay of radioactivity -- Radionuclide and radiopharmaceutical production -- Interaction of radiation with matter -- Radiation detectors -- Electronic instrumentation for radiation detection systems -- Nuclear counting statistics -- Pulse-height spectrometry -- Problems in radiation detection and measurement -- Counting systems -- Gamma camera: basic principles -- Gamma camera: performance characteristics -- Image quality in nuclear medicine -- Tomographic reconstruction in nuclear medicine -- Single photon emission computed tomography -- Positron emission tomography -- Digital image processing in nuclear medicine -- Tracer kinetic modeling -- Internal radiation dosimetry -- Radiation safety and health physics -- Unit conversions -- Properties of the elements -- Characteristics of some medically important radionuclides -- Mass attenuation coefficients for water, sodium lodide, BGO, CZT, and lead -- Effective dose equivalent (mSv/MBq) and radiation absorbed dose estimates (mGy/MBq) to adult subjects from selected internally administered radiopharmaceuticals -- Fourier transform -- Convolutions
Control code
50670365
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xiii, 523 pages
Isbn
9780721683416
Lccn
2002030989
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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