The Value of PET/CT Imaging for Head and Neck Cancers
Head and neck cancers are particularly challenging to diagnose and quantify. PET/CT is a key tool in helping to find and fight these types of carcinomas. In this webinar, the speaker discusses various types of head and neck malignancies and the FDG avidity of the various subtypes of these cancers, the broader challenges of PET/CT in the oncology world and the challenges unique to head and neck PET/CT imaging. The speaker will then discuss the various types of H&N PET/CT acquisition protocols and the benefits of using CT contrast in these images. Lastly, the session will conclude with a review of case studies and a discussion of reimbursement of these scans.
Effective Date: 08/07/17 - HOOD05162002364227 - 1 Hours
The Value of PET/CT Imaging in Breast CancerBreast cancer is still one of the most prominent cancers in the world today and affects the lives of many women in America today. This video presentation provides some great information on how PET/CT can help with the fight with this puzzling disease. The topics that are covered are defining the diagnostic capabilities of PET/CT in breast malignancies, review of the basic epidemiology of breast carcinoma, the application of PET imaging in the staging and restaging of breast cancers and the introduction of a unique quantitative approach to the evaluation of malignancy treatment intervention.
TrueD Lite Remote Trainer SessionThis 2 hour remote trainer session is developed for the end user to become familiar with the use of TrueD Lite and how it’s used. Topics for this session will include the use of the common tools, sub taskcards, creating ranges and MIP images, and basic quantification measurements.
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