Physics in Nuclear Medicine [James A. Sorenson, M.E. Phelps] on Simon R. Cherry, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering. Cherry, Sorenson, and Phelps’ Physics in Nuclear Medicine is perhaps the best- known textbook on the subject and continues to be the text of. PHYSICS in NUCLEAR. MEDICINE. FOURTH EDITION. Simon R. Cherry, PhD. Professor James A. Sorenson, PhD. Emeritus Michael E. Phelps, PhD.

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Physics in Nuclear Medicine. Box Houston, TX E-mail: Related Content Load related web page information. Tap into the expertise of Dr. Otherwise, the outline and order of the material are unchanged. Get a better view of images and line art and find information more easily thanks to a brand-new, full-color layout. Nuclear Neuroimaging in Social Anxiety Disorder: This revised and updated fourth edition features a new full-color Discover the technologies used in state-of-the-art nuclear medicine imaging systems Physicw grasp the process of emission computed tomography with advanced mathematical concepts presented in the appendices.

Discussions of the newer dedicated cardiac SPECT and breast single-photon and PET scanners, which are becoming mainstream imaging devices, have been incorporated.

Phlps new chapter, 19, begins with a brief discussion of the motivation for hybrid imaging. With the release of the fourth edition, Physics in Nuclear Medicine continues to be a comprehensive and up-to-date nuclear medicine physics and instrumentation textbook, written in such a way as to be an appropriate introduction for both un and nonscientist nuclear medicine practitioners.

Utilize the extensive data in the day-to-day practice of nuclear medicine practice and research. Phelps – provides current, comprehensive guidance on the physics underlying modern nuclear medicine and imaging using radioactively labeled tracers.


Physics in Nuclear Medicine

Assessment of the Right-to-Try Law: Footnotes Published online May 15, Chapters 20 and 21 introduce common digital image processing methods and tracer kinetic physjcs and clinical applications, and the last 2 chapters physucs the radiation safety and protection aspects of nuclear medicine, namely MIRD-based internal dosimetry and health physics-related issues radioactive material handling and disposal, radiation exposure, shielding, monitoring, and protection regulations.

Current Issue December59 Navigate This Article Phelp Footnotes. The content is essentially the same as in the previous edition, except for a new chapter on hybrid scanners. Alert me to new issues of J Nucl Med. Physics in Nuclear Medicine William D. Sorenson, and Michael E. Two significant new features of the fourth edition are the transition to color and access to an online version of the book via ExpertConsult.

This revised and updated fourth edition features a new full-color layout, as well as the latest information on instrumentation and technology.

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Downloading of the figures for use in presentations is enabled. SorensonMichael E. The perfect reference or textbook to comprehensively review physics principles in nuclear medicine.

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View graphical animations online at www. Contents 1 What Is Nuclear Medicine? Physics in Nuclear Medicine James A.

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My library Help Advanced Book Search. The result is improved layout and readability compared with the all-black-and-white previous edition, in my opinion. PubMed Articles by Erwin, W. Master the physics of nuclear medicine with thorough explanations of analytic equations and illustrative graphs to make them accessible.


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Account Options Sign in. An introductory chapter on what is nuclear medicine is followed by 5 chapters discussing the pertinent fundamental physics that underlies nuclear medicine basic atomic and nuclear physics, modes of radioactive decay, radioactivity, radionuclide and radiopharmaceutical production, and interaction of radiation with matter.

This latest,edition is the fourth since the original publication in and brings up to date this now classic introductory text on physics of nuclear medicine. Search for related content. Simon Cherry, who contributes his cutting-edge knowledge in nuclear medicine instrumentation. The example problems and solutions on various topics found in the prior edition e.

Online access provides navigation through the text and figures, animated illustrations of key concepts, and interactive calculators and graphs for several equations in the text. Phelps Snippet view – Elsevier Health Sciences Amazon.

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Pnysics 7 appendices contain the same content as before unit conversions, properties of the elements, characteristics of various relevant radionuclides, relevant material mass attenuation coefficients, dose estimates for selected radiopharmaceuticals, and brief mathematic discussions of the commonly used Fourier transform and convolution techniques.