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January 2023

Critical Role of PET in Assessing Age Related Disorders
Abass Alavi, Babak Saboury, Ali Gholamrezanezhad, Editors

Clinical imaging is an integral component of management of various diseases and disorders in elderly subjects. Among all imaging modalities, PET/computed tomography (CT) plays a paramount role among various diagnostic modalities in this population for several reasons: (1) PET/CT provides advantages of combining molecular data with those of structural alterations in many settings; (2) PET is more sensitive than CT and MR imaging in detecting early disease; and (3) PET provides accurate quantitative results and therefore allows assessment of disease activity following various interventions.

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As the clinical applications of positron emission tomography (PET) increase, PET Clinics brings together the combined expertise of leading authorities in the field to provide you incisive clinical reviews on advances in the use of PET. Published quarterly (January, April, July, and October), PET Clinics examines this technology's effectiveness in cancer diagnosis and staging, as well as exploring PET's usefulness in the areas of dementia, myocardial viability, and other conditions. Full-color images featured throughout. Topics include breast cancer, Alzheimer's disease and dementia, lymphoma, lung cancer, cardiology, pediatric applications, infection and inflammation, as well as oncologic imaging, neurologic imaging, cardiac imaging, pediatric imaging, PET/CT imaging, and PET/MRI imaging. In addition, you can also purchase a CME subscription that offers up to 60 AMA Category 1 credits per year.
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