Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging: A nuclear medicine scan may locate prostate cancer recurrence after radical prostatectomy early after disease recurrence and could help guide salvage radiotherapy, according to new research from the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA). The study utilizes PET/CT with gallium-68 prostate-specific membrane antigen (68Ga-PSMA-11).
This is a short video by the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Medical Imaging on the value of nuclear medicine in diagnostics and treatment of various diseases.
The value of nuclear medicine & molecular imaging (Society of Nuclear Medicine & Molecular Imaging) video USofA14.Mar.2015
George Segall, Chief of Nuclear Medicine Services, Department of Veterans' Affairs explains the tremendous progress nuclear medicine has brought to health care for heart, cancer and many other illnesses.