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Multicenter Standardized 18F-FDG PET Diagnosis of Mild Cognitive Impairment, Alzheimer's Disease, and Other Dementias
This multicenter study examined 18F-FDG PET measures in the differential diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease (AD), frontotemporal dementia (FTD), and dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB) from normal agingExpand
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Different patterns of local brain energy metabolism associated with high and low doses of methylphenidate relevance to its action in hyperactive children
Rates of local cerebral glucose utilization were measured by means of the quantitative autoradiographic [14C]deoxyglucose technique in conscious rats following the acute administration ofExpand
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The Lumped Constant of the Deoxyglucose Method in Hypoglycemia: Effects of Moderate Hypoglycemia on Local Cerebral Glucose Utilization in the Rat
The applicability of the [14C]deoxyglucose method for measuring local cerebral glucose utilization (lCMRglc) has been extended for use in hypoglycemia by determination of the values of the lumpedExpand
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Performance evaluation of the new whole-body PET/CT scanner: Discovery ST
Characterisation of the physical performance of the new integrated PET/CT system Discovery ST (GE Medical Systems) has been performed following the NEMA NU 2-1994 (N-94) and the NEMA NU 2-2001 (N-01)Expand
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Individual cerebral metabolic deficits in Alzheimer’s disease and amnestic mild cognitive impairment: an FDG PET study
PurposeThe purpose of the study was the identification of group and individual subject patterns of cerebral glucose metabolism (CMRGlu) in patients with Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and with amnesticExpand
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Refinement of the Kinetic Model of the 2-[14C]Deoxyglucose Method to Incorporate Effects of Intracellular Compartmentation in Brain
A translocase to transport hexose phosphate formed in the cytosol into the cisterns of the endoplasmic reticulum, where the phosphatase resides, is absent in brain (Fishman and Karnovsky, 1986).Expand
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Local Cerebral Glucose Utilization in Controlled Graded Levels of Hyperglycemia in the Conscious Rat
Local cerebral glucose utilization assayed by the [14C]deoxyglucose ([14C]DG) method and calculated by means of its operational equation with values for the rate constants and lumped constantExpand
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Sentinel lymph node detection following the hysteroscopic peritumoural injection of 99mTc-labelled albumin nanocolloid in endometrial cancer
PurposeThe purpose of this study was to assess the feasibility of sentinel lymph node (SLN) detection in endometrial cancer patients with a dual-tracer procedure after hysteroscopic peritumouralExpand
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An automatic classification technique for attenuation correction in positron emission tomography
Abstract. In this paper a clustering technique is proposed for attenuation correction (AC) in positron emission tomography (PET). The method is unsupervised and adaptive with respect to countingExpand
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5-HT2A receptor binding is reduced in drug-naive and unchanged in SSRI-responder depressed patients compared to healthy controls: a PET study
ObjectiveThe aim of the study was to investigate differences in 5-HT2A receptor binding between healthy volunteers and patients with major depressive disorder (MDD), either never treated before withExpand
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