*  Single-photon emission computed tomography
Play media Single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT, or less commonly, SPET) is a nuclear medicine tomographic imaging ... Restoration of Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography Images". Retrieved 10 January 2016. Neumann DR, Obuchowski NA, ... X-ray computed tomography (X-ray CT), and positron emission tomography (PET). SPECT is similar to PET in its use of radioactive ... causing two gamma photons to be emitted in opposite directions. A PET scanner detects these emissions "coincident" in time, ...
*  Iomazenil
"Radiopharmaceuticals for single-photon emission computed tomography brain imaging". Seminars in Nuclear Medicine. 33 (1): 2-13 ... "Imaging benzodiazepine receptors in the human brain by single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT)". Int J Rad Appl ...
*  Cognitive science
Single photon emission computed tomography and Positron emission tomography. SPECT and PET use radioactive isotopes, which are ... Single-unit recording Direct brain stimulation Animal models Postmortem studies Cognitive science has given rise to models of ... tenet of cognitive science is that a complete understanding of the mind/brain cannot be attained by studying only a single ...
*  Myocardial infarction
Schinkel AF, Valkema R, Geleijnse ML, Sijbrands EJ, Poldermans D (May 2010). "Single-photon emission computed tomography for ... "Prognostic Value of Cardiac Computed Tomography Angiography". Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 57 (10): 1237-1247 ... "Rapid Rule-out of Acute Myocardial Infarction With a Single High-Sensitivity Cardiac Troponin T Measurement Below the Limit of ... although the single nucleotide polymorphisms that are implicated are within a non-coding region. The majority of these variants ...
*  Gallium scan
Single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) images may also be acquired. In some imaging centers, SPECT images may be ... while the positron emission of gallium 68 is imaged by positron emission tomography (PET). Gallium salts are taken up by tumors ... In the past, the gallium scan was the gold standard for lymphoma staging, until it was replaced by positron emission tomography ... It decays by positron emission and electron capture into Zinc-68. Maximum energy of positron emission is at 1.9 MeV. Indium ...
*  Medical image computing
"Restoration of single photon emission computed tomography images by the Kalman filter". IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging. ... activity can be observed using imaging modalities such as Positron Emission Tomography. The comparison between groups is ... Medical image computing typically operates on uniformly sampled data with regular x-y-z spatial spacing (images in 2D and ... Standard scalar image computing methods, such as registration and segmentation, can be applied directly to volumes of such ...
*  Lupus headache
March 2008). "Single photon emission computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging evaluation in SLE patients with and ... Although studies using MRI or single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) often find abnormalities, the value of these ... November 2006). "Migraine during systemic lupus erythematosus: findings from brain single photon emission computed tomography ... January 1995). "Brain single-photon emission tomography with 99mTc-HMPAO in neuropsychiatric systemic lupus erythematosus: ...
*  Myocardial perfusion imaging
Rather, Single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) is more common in the US. With multihead SPECT systems, imaging can ... The positron emission tomography (PET) tracer ammonia-13, though less widely available, may offer significantly reduced doses ( ...
*  Hypofrontality
Assessment with xenon 133 single-photon emission computed tomography and the Tower of London". Archives of General Psychiatry. ...
*  Scintigraphy
Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography). Another medical scintillography technique, the Positron-emission tomography (PET ... In contrast, SPECT and positron emission tomography (PET) form 3-dimensional images, and are therefore classified as separate ... Detectors coated with materials which scintillate when subjected to gamma rays are scanned with optical photon detectors and ...
*  Transcranial direct stimulation in Parkinson's disease gait rehabilitation
... a single photon emission computed tomography study". Brain. 122 (Pt 7): 1271-82. PMID 10388793. Lindenbach, D (2013). "Critical ... Excitability changes in PD due to tDCS is not seen at greater extent with differential MEP amplitudes checked at M1 with single ...
*  Roderic I. Pettigrew
There he began work on single-photon emission computed tomography and non-invasive cardiac imaging. In 1983, Pettigrew ... including an effort to reduce the radiation dose patients receive in routine computed tomography (CT), building a national ...
*  Radioactive tracer
... including single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT), positron emission tomography (PET) and scintigraphy. The urea ... The emitted 159 keV gamma ray is used in single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT). A 127 keV gamma ray is also ... 15O decays by positron emission with a half-life of 122 sec. It is used in positron emission tomography 18F decays by emission ... 11C is one of the isotopes often used in positron emission tomography. 14C decays by beta-decay, with a half-life of 5730 y. It ...
*  Musicogenic epilepsy
... : review of the literature and case report with ictal single photon emission computed tomography. Epilepsia ...
*  Indium (111In) capromab pendetide
Following an intravenous injection of Prostascint, imaging is performed using single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT ...
*  Witzelsucht
Single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) showed hypoperfusion, or decreased blood flow, in the right frontoparietal ...
*  History of neuroimaging
Radioligands are either single photon or positron emitters. This is how single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) and ... and computed tomography (CT) were developed in the 1970s and 1980s. The new MRI and CT technologies were considerably less ... positron emission tomography (PET) got their names. While the first human positron imaging device was developed by Gordon ... The end result allows researchers to map things as big as geological core samples or as small as single cells.[citation needed ...
*  Olfactory reference syndrome
Hexamethylpropyleneamine oxime single-photon emission computed tomography (HMPAO SPECT) demonstrated hypoperfusion of the ... It is also suggested to be a type of body dysmorphic disorder or, as it involves a single delusional belief, some suggest that ... High proportions of ORS patients are unemployed, single, and not socially active. The average age reported is around 20-21 ...
*  AMPA receptor
... blood flow and cerebral hematocrit in patients with cerebral ischemia measured by single-photon emission computed tomography". ... In fact, it was recently shown that, following a single paired-avoidance paradigm in mice, LTP could be recorded in some ... The calcium entry also phosphorylates CaMKII, which phosphorylates AMPARs, increasing their single-channel conductance. The ... and increases their single channel conductance. The T840 site was more recently discovered, and has been implicated in LTD. ...
*  Gamma camera
SPECT (single photon emission computed tomography) imaging, as used in nuclear cardiac stress testing, is performed using gamma ... Multi-headed gamma cameras can also be used for Positron emission tomography (PET) scanning, provided that their hardware and ... When a gamma photon leaves the patient (who has been injected with a radioactive pharmaceutical), it knocks an electron loose ... The individual holes limit photons which can be detected by the crystal to a cone; the point of the cone is at the midline ...
*  Hemoencephalography
Single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) assessments may also be conducted pre and post treatment, depending on the ...
*  Amen Clinics
The clinics perform clinical evaluations and brain SPECT (single photon emission computed tomography) imaging to diagnose and ...
*  Angiogenesis
... after FGF-1 treatment as demonstrated by single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) imaging. Another approach for ... Single cancer cells can break away from an established solid tumor, enter the blood vessel, and be carried to a distant site, ... Most are single-chain peptides of 16-18 kDa and display high affinity to heparin and heparan sulfate. In general, FGFs ... In this type of vessel formation, the capillary wall extends into the lumen to split a single vessel in two. There are four ...
*  Neuropsychopharmacology
... such as positron emission tomography (PET) and single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT). These imaging techniques are ...
*  Daniel Amen
Amen's practices use single-photon emission computed tomography, or SPECT, scans of brain activity in an attempt to compare the ... Amen's clinics specialize in the use of brain imaging equipment (single photon emission computed tomography SPECT) which are ... on Brain Imaging and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry With Special Emphasis on Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography (SPECT ...
*  Lyme disease
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) are two of the tests that can identify ... If the removed tick was full of blood, a single dose of doxycycline may be used to prevent development of infection, but is not ... a single dose of doxycycline administered within the 72 hours after removal may reduce the risk of Lyme disease. It is not ... single-tier IgG (old infection) Western blot. Previously, the CDC only included laboratory evidence based on (1) and (2) in ...