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Four Planar Positron Emission Tomography
Author(s): Hiram Hart; Alan Schoenfeld; Zhengrong Liang
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Paper Abstract

Electronic collimator positron emission tomography (ECPET) is outlined for different classes of coincidence events. It is shown that for 4 fold coincidences the system is essentially equivalent to Llacer-Cho PET. It reduces for two fold coincidences to standard PET. For three fold coincidences the system reduces two different modes of PET operation, each more sensitive in terms of counting efficiency but less precise than Llacer, Cho and less sensitive but more precise than standard PET.

Paper Details

Date Published: 18 January 1988
PDF: 5 pages
Proc. SPIE 0829, Applications of Digital Image Processing X, (18 January 1988); doi: 10.1117/12.942128
Show Author Affiliations
Hiram Hart, C.C.N.Y. (United States)
Alan Schoenfeld, C.C.N.Y. (United States)
Zhengrong Liang, C.C.N.Y. (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0829:
Applications of Digital Image Processing X
Andrew G. Tescher, Editor(s)

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