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SYSTEM, TOMOGRAPHY, COMPUTED, EMISSION

Known as: pet scanners, positron camera, pet scanner 
An emission computed tomography system is a device intended to detect the location and distribution of gamma ray- and positron-emitting radionuclides… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
1 Homozygously mdr1a gene disrupted mice (mdr1a(−/−) mice) and wild type mice (mdr1a(+/+) mice) were used to develop a method for… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
POSITRON emission tomography was used to investigate the functional anatomy of mental simulation of routes (MSR) in five normal… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
PURPOSE To investigate and measure the metabolism of colorectal cancer liver metastases using 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron… Expand
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The purpose of this study was to determine the clinical feasibility of diagnosing significant coronary artery disease by positron… Expand
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Regional myocardial perfusion and exogenous glucose uptake were assessed with rubidium-82 (82Rb) and 18F-2-fluoro-2-deoxyglucose… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Using dynamic [18F]fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) positron emission tomography with a high-resolution, seven-slice positron camera, the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
A “deconvolution” algorithm for the determination of the scatter contribution in positron emission tomography is described. The… Expand
Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
  • J. Colsher
  • Physics in medicine and biology
  • 1980
  • Corpus ID: 29406566
Fully three-dimensional positron emission tomography is considered and a reconstruction algorithm derived. The reconstruction… Expand
Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
In order to improve the quality of positron tomographic imaging, a time-of-flight technique combined with a classical… Expand
Highly Cited
1965
Highly Cited
1965
Development of the positron camera has made it possible to rapidly obtain pictures of the distribution of radioactive fluorine 18… Expand