09.04.2022 | Editorial
Total-body [18F]FDG PET/CT scan has stepped into the arena: the faster, the better. Is it always true?
Erschienen in: European Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging | Ausgabe 10/2022Einloggen, um Zugang zu erhalten
ExcerptTechnological development has always represented the essential core of nuclear medicine advancement. In particular, the introduction of hybrid imaging, combining morphological and functional data in a unique approach [ 1, 2], has definitely constituted a cornerstone culminated, more than twenty-two years ago, with the nomination of positron emission computed tomography (PET/CT) as the medical invention of the year 2000 by the Time Magazine. Since then, PET/CT has gained a well-established role in diagnosis, staging, and monitoring the response to treatment in many oncological conditions. …