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Fluorodeoxyglucose F18

Known as: Fludeoxyglucose (18F), Fludeoxyglucose F-18, 18fdg 
The compound is given by intravenous injection to do POSITRON-EMISSION TOMOGRAPHY for the assessment of cerebral and myocardial glucose metabolism in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
The purpose of this work was to modernize recommendations for evaluation, staging, and response assessment of patients with… Expand
Review
2009
Review
2009
BACKGROUND Assessment of the change in tumour burden is an important feature of the clinical evaluation of cancer therapeutics… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Obesity results from an imbalance between energy intake and expenditure. In rodents and newborn humans, brown adipose… Expand
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Review
2009
Review
2009
The purpose of this article is to review the status and limitations of anatomic tumor response metrics including the World Health… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative (ADNI) is a longitudinal multisite observational study of healthy elders, mild… Expand
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
PURPOSE Response Evaluation Criteria in Solid Tumors (RECIST) are insensitive in evaluating gastrointestinal stromal tumors… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
This report describes the first human study of a novel amyloid‐imaging positron emission tomography (PET) tracer, termed… Expand
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND The cerebral mechanisms underlying the behaviours that lead to pathological overeating and obesity are poorly… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
An aminopolyether mediated synthesis of fluorine-18 (18F) 2-fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose (FDG) has been developed. The nucleophilic… Expand
Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
Tracer techniques and quantitative autoradiographic and tissue counting models for measuremnt of metabolic rates were combined… Expand