TOPEM: A multimodality probe (PET TOF, MRI, and MRS) for diagnosis and follow up of prostate cancer

F. Garibaldi, R. De Leo, A. Ranieri, F. Loddo, M. Floresta, C. Tamma, A. Gabrielli, F. Giorgi, F. Cusanno, P. Musico, R. Perrino, P. Finocchiaro, L. Cosentino, A. Pappalardo, F. Meddi, B. Maraviglia, F. Giove, T. Gili, S. Capuani, M. TurisiniN. Clinthorne, S. Huh, S. Majewski, M. Lucentini, M. Gricia, F. Giuliani, E. Monno

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Abstract

Multimodality imaging plays a significant role on specific diagnosis of prostate cancer. An endorectal PET-TOF MRI probe, designed here, allows for improved SNR and NECR with respect to standard imagers, providing better functional diagnosis of prostate diseases.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationIEEE Nuclear Science Symposium Conference Record
Pages2442-2444
Number of pages3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2010
Event2010 IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium, Medical Imaging Conference, NSS/MIC 2010 and 17th International Workshop on Room-Temperature Semiconductor X-ray and Gamma-ray Detectors, RTSD 2010 - Knoxville, TN, United States
Duration: Oct 30 2010Nov 6 2010

Other

Other2010 IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium, Medical Imaging Conference, NSS/MIC 2010 and 17th International Workshop on Room-Temperature Semiconductor X-ray and Gamma-ray Detectors, RTSD 2010
CountryUnited States
CityKnoxville, TN
Period10/30/1011/6/10

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiation
  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics
  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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