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Traditional nuelear medieine proeedures examine the dis tribution of radiolabelled eompounds (radiopharmaeeutieals) within the physique below physiologieal in addition to less than pathologieal eonditions. Beeause in their skill to visua lise and to quantify the distribution of radiopharmaeeuti eals in the physique through exterior deteetors, nuelear medieine teehniques are basieally non invasive and funetion orientated. The spatial version of the traeer distribution within the box of view, or the ehange in distribution in the course of a time period are interpreted as representing speeifie phy siologie or pathophysiologie approaches. As eompared to different diagnostie imaging teehniques, the spatial answer of seintigraphie photos is very negative, their temporal resolu tion is sweet. Faetors that may as a result make certain the final word diag nostie worth of a seintigraphie research inelude 1. The speeifieity of the labelled eompounds for the method less than research, 2. The answer in time and house of the instrumentation, and its skill of measuring quantitatively tissue aetivity eoneentrations, three. The formula of physiologieal or pathophysiologieal types from whieh the distribution of the traeer ean be predieted. 2 whereas analyzing nuclear drugs facts, the interrelations among those elements should still completely stay lower than consi deration. The generalised use of minicomputers has ended in significant advances in info processing in nuclear medication imaging systems. valuable to this can be snapshot digitisation.

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The ampli tude image visualises the importance of the volume changes in all heart cavities whenever they occur during the cardiac cycle. As such, the image corresponds to a "stroke volume" image f

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DISCUSSION The technique whieh is deseribed is a eombination of a digital radiologieal technique and nuelear medieine image proeessing (11). As eompared to eonventional X-ray images, our data are reeorded as digital images representing at eaeh point of the image the photon density deteeted by the gamma camera crystal. By using the NaI deteetor as a photoneounter and not at saturation (as in CT and other digital radiology teehniques) , The the radiation burden is signifieantly redueed. limited deteetors spatial whieh are limitation to their resolution nowadays use in or size of available the digital represents transmission a densitometry teehniques.

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