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NUCLEAR MEDICINE GRAND ROUNDS

Past, Present and Future of Sodium Flouride Imaging

Presenter:
Lachin Hatemi, M.D., Chief and Senior Resident Nuclear Medicine Residency Program, Department of Nuclear Medicine, University at Buffalo
Location:
104 Parker Hall
Date:
2/12/14
Time:
5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Cost:
$0
Sponsor:
UB Department of Nuclear Medicine
Contact:
Fred Covelli at 716-838-5889 (fcovelli@buffalo.edu)
Web site:
http://medicine.buffalo.edu/news_and_events/upcoming_events/event.html?eventid=31051&eventtype=S
Past, Present and Future of Sodium Flouride Imaging Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to: 1. Describe the history and basics of Sodium Fluoride PET/CT Bone Imaging 2. Identify cost and benefits of F18-Fluoride versus Tc99m MDP. 3. Assess the sensitivity and specificity analysis of F18-Fluoride versus FDG. 4. Describe problems and limitations of F18-Fluoride imaging. 5. List recent developments and the future of F18-Fluoride imaging.