Nuclear Medicine Instrumentation and Procedures

Theory, evaluation, applications of detecting and imaging systems in nuclear medicine including collimators, scintillation probes, cameras, data-processing devices; uses of radionuclides in medicine for radiopharmaceutical preparation.

Course Objectives: Develop and in-depth understanding of the theory and practical application of SPECT and PET imaging systems and procedures.  Know the relevant radiation safety and regulatory issues in nuclear medicine.

Credits: 
3
Type: 
BME Medical Physics Courses
Program: 
Graduate