TY - CHAP A1 - Aamir Shahzad A2 - Sajid Bashir ED1 - Aamir Shahzad ED2 - Sajid Bashir Y1 - 2019-07-24 PY - 2019 T1 - Applications of Diagnostic Reference Levels of Standard Doses in Nuclear Medicine N2 - This book offers the foundation for the education and research of medical physicists starting their university studies in the field of the physics of nuclear medicine. The book is equally beneficial to those wishing to advance their knowledge in this area. It provides, in the form of a syllabus, a comprehensive overview of basic medical physics knowledge required in modern nuclear medicine. It offers a guide to nuclear medicine, including radionuclides in medicine for diagnosis, staging of disease, therapy, and monitoring the response of a disease process. This book comprehensively covers a broad range of topics, including but not limited to radioactivity and radionuclide generators, operation of non-imaging and imaging instruments, radiation biology, and radiopharmacy. BT - Nuclear Medicine Physics SP - Ch. 6 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/intechopen.87966 DO - 10.5772/intechopen.87966 SN - 978-1-83880-284-4 PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2019-12-08 ER -