This tutorial is ideal for all practicing Nuclear Medical Technologists seeking 1 hour of CE.
Proceed to the Tutorial: Clinically Useful Radionuclides Tutorial
Proceed to the Quiz: Clinically Useful Radionuclides Quiz
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TUTORIAL: 1 CEU CREDIT
This tutorial is related to Clinically Useful Radionuclides for Diagnostic and Therapeutic Studies. At the conclusion of this lecture, the attendees should be able to:
- Name the method of production of each radioisotope in the tutorial
- Identify the half-life and principal imaging photon energy for the most commonly used of the above-listed radioisotopes
- Identify the mode of decay for the most commonly used of the above-listed radioisotopes
- Interpret the decay scheme of each of the above-mentioned radioisotopes
- Name the most commonly used radioisotope in Nuclear Medicine and state what percentage of all diagnostic studies are performed with this isotope.
- State the sole purpose for including Mo-99 in the list since it is never administered to patients
- State which commercially available radioisotope has the shortest half-life of all
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