|Module code||SFI 700|
|Faculty||Faculty of Health Sciences|
Basic concepts of radiation physics, radioactive decay, radionuclide production, interaction with matter, radiation detectors and counting systems. Problems in radiation detection. The gamma camera: performance, image quality, quality control. Digital computers in nuclear medicine. SPECT principles, cameras, quality. PET principles, cameras, quality. Radiation dosimetry and biology. Radiation protection and safety.
|Contact time||2 lectures per week|
|Language of tuition||Module is presented in English|
|Period of presentation||Year|
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