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Physics in Nuclear Medicine [James A. Sorenson, M.E. Phelps] on Simon R. Cherry, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering. Cherry, Sorenson, and Phelps’ Physics in Nuclear Medicine is perhaps the best- known textbook on the subject and continues to be the text of. PHYSICS in NUCLEAR. MEDICINE. FOURTH EDITION. Simon R. Cherry, PhD. Professor James A. Sorenson, PhD. Emeritus Michael E. Phelps, PhD.

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Simon Cherry, who contributes his cutting-edge knowledge in nuclear medicine instrumentation. Contents sorenspn What Is Nuclear Medicine? The next 5 chapters cover basic principles of radiation detectors and the associated electronics, nuclear counting and spectrometry, and performance issues and quality cherfy related to radiation detection and measurement.

Sorenson, and Michael E. Master the physics of nuclear medicine with thorough explanations of analytic equations and illustrative graphs to make them accessible. Related Content Load related web page information. Physics in Nuclear Medicine. Utilize the extensive data in the day-to-day practice of nuclear medicine practice and research. Current Issue December59 phgsics Assessment of the Right-to-Try Law: This latest,nuuclear is the fourth since the original publication in and brings up to date this now classic introductory text on physics of nuclear medicine.

Alert me to new issues of J Nucl Med. Otherwise, the outline and order of the material are unchanged. The perfect reference or textbook to comprehensively review physics principles in nuclear medicine. Get a better view of images and line art and find information more easily thanks to a brand-new, full-color layout.


Physics in Nuclear Medicine

Discover the technologies used in state-of-the-art nuclear medicine imaging systems Fully grasp the process of emission computed tomography with advanced mathematical concepts presented in the appendices.

This Article First published May 15,doi: Physics in Nuclear Medicine James A. Nuclear Neuroimaging in Social Anxiety Disorder: Search cherdy related content. Elsevier Health SciencesFeb 14, – Medical – pages. With the release of the fourth edition, Chedry in Nuclear Medicine continues to be a comprehensive and up-to-date nuclear medicine physics and instrumentation textbook, written in such a way as to be an appropriate introduction for both scientist and nonscientist nuclear medicine practitioners.

Box Houston, TX E-mail: Chapters 20 and 21 introduce common digital image processing methods and tracer kinetic modeling and clinical applications, and the last 2 chapters discuss the radiation phelpe and protection aspects of nuclear medicine, namely MIRD-based internal dosimetry and health physics-related issues radioactive material handling and disposal, radiation exposure, shielding, monitoring, and protection regulations. View graphical animations online at www.

Physics in Nuclear Medicine – by Drs. Elsevier Health Sciences Amazon. The content is essentially the same as in the previous edition, except for a new chapter on hybrid scanners. Account Options Sign in. An introductory chapter on what is nuclear medicine is followed by 5 chapters discussing the pertinent fundamental physics that underlies nuclear medicine basic atomic and nuclear physics, modes of radioactive decay, radioactivity, radionuclide and radiopharmaceutical production, and interaction of radiation with matter.


SorensonMichael E. PubMed Articles by Erwin, W. Navigate This Article Top Footnotes. The new chapter, 19, begins with a brief discussion of the motivation for hybrid imaging.

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pphelps Phelps Limited preview – Google Scholar Articles by Erwin, W. Tap into the expertise of Dr. The example problems and solutions on various topics found in the prior edition e.

Two significant new features of the fourth edition are the transition to color and access to an online version of the book via ExpertConsult.

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Phelps – provides current, comprehensive guidance on the physics underlying modern nuclear medicine and imaging using radioactively labeled tracers. This revised and updated fourth edition features a new full-color layout, as well as the latest information on instrumentation and technology. Footnotes Published online May 15, Phelps Snippet view – Services Email this article to a colleague Alert me when this article is cited Alert me if a correction is posted Similar articles in this journal Download to citation manager.

The result is improved layout and readability compared with the all-black-and-white previous edition, in my opinion.