List Mode–Driven Cardiac and Respiratory Gating in PET

@article{Bther2009ListMC,
  title={List Mode–Driven Cardiac and Respiratory Gating in PET},
  author={Florian B{\"u}ther and Mohammad Dawood and Lars Stegger and Frank W{\"u}bbeling and Michael Sch{\"a}fers and Otmar Schober and Klaus P. Sch{\"a}fers},
  journal={Journal of Nuclear Medicine},
  year={2009},
  volume={50},
  pages={674 - 681}
}
Gating methods acquiring biosignals (such as electrocardiography [ECG] and respiration) during PET enable one to reduce motion effects that potentially lead to image blurring and artifacts. This study evaluated different cardiac and respiratory gating methods: one based on ECG signals for cardiac gating and video signals for respiratory gating; 2 others based on measured inherent list mode events. Methods: Twenty-nine patients with coronary artery disease underwent a 20-min ECG-gated single-bed… 

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