Author(s): Michael S. Hofman, Rodney J. Hicks
This pocket e-book supplies up-to-date steerage on the usage of PET/CT in sufferers with melanoma, which is of hastily rising significance because of the emergence of immunotherapy. The position of PET/CT in diagnostic workup, staging, remedy variety, prognostication, and follow-up is obviously defined. Imaging options are described and illustrated with assistance from a chain of training instances, and a spotlight is interested in commonplace variants, artifacts, and pitfalls. Readers can even to find rationalization of the relation of the scientific and pathological background to imaging and the price of PET/CT in comparison with typical radiological imaging. The e-book is printed throughout the Springer collection Clinicians’ Guides to Radionuclide Hybrid Imaging (compiled underneath the auspices of the British Nuclear Medicine Society) and will likely be a very good asset for referring clinicians, nuclear medication/radiology physicians, radiographers/technologists, and nurses who robotically paintings in nuclear medication and take part in multidisciplinary conferences.