What is a PET scan?

What is a PET scan anyway? Well, its not for your beloved pet, the P-E-T in PET scan stands for Positron Emission Tomography. A positron emission tomography (PET) scan is an imaging test that helps reveal how your tissues and organs are functioning. A PET scan uses a radioactive drug (tracer) to show this activity….

Psychoradiology

PET Scans are increasingly being used to map, identify and help psychological issues. It a recent article published in Radiology Today Magazine, research is being made as researchers from several specialties, including neurology, neuroradiology, and the emerging field of psychoradiology, are looking at imaging to help spot depression in the brain and bring a more…

The following information will help you prepare for your appointment at the imaging facility. The scanner rooms can sometimes be cool, so we suggest that you wear warm comfortable clothing. You should avoid wearing jewelry or clothes with metal fasteners or zippers. You will be given specific preparation instructions regarding food and drink, but generally…

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