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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
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Washout of 10C and 11C implanted by radioactive beams in brain and thigh muscle of rabbits was studied. The biological washout… 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
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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
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
PURPOSE To investigate and measure the metabolism of colorectal cancer liver metastases using 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron… Expand
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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
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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
  • G. Blomqvist
  • Journal of cerebral blood flow and metabolism…
  • 1984
  • Corpus ID: 79972
A linear algorithm for the rapid calculation of local rate constants is proposed. The method is applicable to the three… 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
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
  • J. G. 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
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