The topic of this book is the use of scintillating materials in the detection of ionising radiation for medical imaging. The text surveys the state of the art in radiation detectors for medical imaging, followed by an in-depth review of all aspects of the use of scintillating materials. Also included are detailed discussion of ways to improve the performance of existing scintillating materials and completely novel uses of scintillating materials.
|Publication date:||29th September 2006|
|Publisher:||Springer-Verlag New York Inc.|
|Categories:||Scientific standards, Medical imaging,|