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nuclear medicine

[′nü·klē·ər ′med·ə·sən]
(medicine)
A branch of medicine in which radioactive pharmaceuticals are used for imaging or other diagnostic studies.
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Web-based information can aid most tele-nuclear medicine applications--for example, virtual picture archiving and communication systems, which can include nuclear medicine and other image data--and are particularly useful in remote rural areas.
Joint Review Committee on Education Programs in Nuclear Medicine Technology: www.
In 2015, North America accounted for the largest share of the Nuclear Medicine Equipment Market, followed by Europe and Asia-Pacific.
IMPAX for Nuclear Medicine will allow us to easily consult and compare prior exams and data," comments Professor Ingeborg Goethals, Head of the Nuclear Medicine Department, Ghent University Hospital (Belgium), which recently chose to streamline its nuclear medicine workflow with IMPAX.
Upon completion of the program of study, GateWay students will be prepared to take either of the certifying examinations offered by the Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification Board or the American Registry in Radiologic Technology.
Margouleff's services would be available to hospitals that are considering expanding nuclear medicine services and incorporating tests such as blood volume analysis.
IMPAX for Nuclear Medicine is built on one of the most advanced Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS).
Its side effects -- which include bone marrow depression, vomiting, diarrhea and lung inflammation -- are especially damaging in patients who harbor many small, dispersed bone tumors, says nuclear medicine physician Harry R.
This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Nuclear Medicine in Millions of US$.
For healthcare professionals involved with nuclear medicine coding and reimbursement, the year 2007 could bring a convergence of seven major policy changes -- a "perfect storm" of regulatory compliance challenges, according to national coding expert Denise Merlino, MBA, CNMT, CPC, FSNMTS.
7 million nuclear medicine procedures were performed during 17.
9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Nuclear Medicine Imaging Equipment in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: SPECT Systems (Includes SPECT and SPECT/CT systems), and PET Scanners (Includes PET and PET/CT systems).

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