George Barbério Coura Filho

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PURPOSE Thyroid (131)I effective half-life (T(eff)) is an essential parameter in patient therapy when accurate radiation dose is desirable for producing an intended therapeutic outcome. Multiple (131)I uptake measurements and resources from patients themselves and from nuclear medicine facilities are requisites for determining T(eff), these being limiting(More)
The association of breast carcinoma and meningioma has been described. We report a case of anterior cranial fossa meningioma in a woman with breast cancer detected by (18)F-fluoride PET/CT. The whole-body (18)F-fluoride PET images demonstrate an intense intracranial focal radiotracer accumulation in the skull base. Simultaneous CT showed a corresponding(More)
OBJECTIVE To investigate the outpatient access to nuclear medicine procedures by means of the Brazilian Unified Health System (SUS), analyzing the correspondence between data provided by this system and those from Comissão Nacional de Energia Nuclear (CNEN) (National Commission of Nuclear Energy). MATERIALS AND METHODS Data provided by Datasus regarding(More)
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