Pulmonary nuclear medicine

Joseph S. Fotos, Michael Goldenberg, Mark Tulchinsky

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Abstract

Ventilation-perfusion (or ventilation/quotient, hence abbreviated as V/Q) scanning is an imaging technique aimed at interrogating these respective physiologic functions. It is indicated for pulmonary embolism (PE) or thromboembolism.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationRadiology Fundamentals: Introduction to Imaging & Technology
PublisherSpringer International Publishing
Pages275-279
Number of pages5
ISBN (Electronic)9783030221737
ISBN (Print)9783030221720
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2020

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Medicine(all)

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    Fotos, J. S., Goldenberg, M., & Tulchinsky, M. (2020). Pulmonary nuclear medicine. In Radiology Fundamentals: Introduction to Imaging & Technology (pp. 275-279). Springer International Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-22173-7_39