PECT 430 PET/CT Instrumentation

This course is an introduction to the basic principles of PET/CT instrumentation. The design, operation, and quality control of PET/CT are covered. Detailed discussion of the components of a PET/CT system and dedicated computer, both hardware and software, is included. Various types of PET/CT scanners are described. Parameters associated with these scanners are defined and discussed. Image quality and manipulation techniques are presented.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

Acceptance into the PET/CT Program