Hybrid Imaging: Instrumentation and Data Processing

  title={Hybrid Imaging: Instrumentation and Data Processing},
  author={Jacobo Cal-Gonzalez and Ivo Rausch and Lalith Kumar Shiyam Sundar and Martin Lyngby Lassen and Otto Muzik and Ewald Moser and Laszlo Papp and Thomas Beyer},
  journal={Frontiers in Physics},
State-of-the-art patient management frequently requires the use of non-invasive imaging methods to assess the anatomy, function or molecular-biological conditions of patients or study subjects. Such imaging methods can be singular, providing either anatomical or molecular information, or they can be combined, thus, providing “anato-metabolic” information. Hybrid imaging denotes image acquisitions on systems that physically combine complementary imaging modalities for an improved diagnostic… 

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