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NUCLEAR MEDICINE GRAND ROUNDS: Past, Present and Future of Sodium Flouride Imaging

Wednesday, February 12, 2014
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
104 Parker Hall
Lachin Hatemi, M.D., Chief and Senior Resident Nuclear Medicine Residency Program, Department of Nuclear Medicine, University at Buffalo
UB Department of Nuclear Medicine

Past, Present and Future of Sodium Flouride Imaging
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
1. Describe the history and basics of Sodium Fluoride PET/CT Bone Imaging
2. Identify cost and benefits of F18-Fluoride versus Tc99m MDP.
3. Assess the sensitivity and specificity analysis of F18-Fluoride versus FDG.
4. Describe problems and limitations of F18-Fluoride imaging.
5. List recent developments and the future of F18-Fluoride imaging.

For more information, contact:

Fred Covelli
Phone: 716-838-5889