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Positron-Emission Tomography

Known as: PT, proton magnetic resonance spectroscopic imaging, Positron emission tomography (PET) 
A technique for measuring the gamma radiation produced by collisions of electrons and positrons (anti-electrons) within living tissue. In positron… 
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Review
2009
Review
2002
Review
2002
  • S. Gambhir
  • Nature Reviews Cancer
  • 2002
  • Corpus ID: 136093076
The imaging of specific molecular targets that are associated with cancer should allow earlier diagnosis and better management of… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Requiring only minimal assumptions for validity, nonparametric permutation testing provides a flexible and intuitive methodology… 
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Positron emission tomography (PET) is now regularly used in the diagnosis and staging of cancer. These uses and its ability to… 
Review
1997
Review
1997
We review positron-emission tomography (PET), which has inherent advantages that avoid the shortcomings of other nuclear medicine… 
Review
1994
Review
1994
Data are reviewed from positron emission tomography studies of encoding and retrieval processes in episodic memory. These data… 
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Studies of brain-damaged patients have revealed the existence of a selective impairment of face processing, prosopagnosia… 
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Positron emission tomography (PET) was used to identify the neural systems involved in discriminating the shape, color, and speed… 
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The use of positron emission tomography to measure regional changes in average blood flow during processing of individual… 
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
From over 100 children studied with 2‐deoxy‐2{18F}fluoro‐D‐glucose and positron emission tomography we selected 29 children (aged…