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Minimal-activity PET/CT for efficacy control after SIRT (MAPECSI) - clinical implementation of a resource-saving, liver-focused protocol.

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Summary of "Minimal-activity PET/CT for efficacy control after SIRT (MAPECSI) - clinical implementation of a resource-saving, liver-focused protocol."

 SIRT is an established treatment option for liver malignancies. Metabolic information can provide additional knowledge about tumoral characteristics and treatment response. FDG-PET/CT was shown to be advantageous for pre-/post-SIRT evaluation. However, whole-body PET/CT is an elaborate procedure. The aim of the study was to optimize clinical efficacy assessment after SIRT with a low-dose, low-cost protocol for focused diagnostic work-up.

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Name: Nuklearmedizin. Nuclear medicine
ISSN: 2567-6407
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