TITLE

PeneloPET study of the biograph PET scanner

AUTHOR(S)
Abushab, K. M.; Herraiz, J. L.; Vicente, E.; España, S.; Vaquero, J. J.; Jakoby, B. W.; Udias, J. M.
PUB. DATE
June 2013
SOURCE
AIP Conference Proceedings;Jun2013, Vol. 1541 Issue 1, p163
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this work we use PeneloPET to simulate the Biograph scanners B-TP, B-TPTV and mCT. Simulations were adjusted to reproduce some experimental results from the actual scanners and validated by comparing their predictions to further experimental results. Sensitivity, spatial resolution, NEC rate and scatter fraction (SF) were estimated.
ACCESSION #
88057058

 

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