Throughout the rotation please review the following books:
FDG PET/CT in Clinical Oncology, Case Based Approach with Teaching Points
Notes: Please give special attention to sections dealing with Solitary Pulmonary Nodule, Unknown Primary, Unexpected Malignancy/Second Primary, and sections dealing with Lymphoma, Multiple Myeloma, Lung Carcinoma, Head and Neck Carcinoma in the sections on Extent of Disease, Follow-up, and Response to Treatment
Fanti, Stefano, et al. PET-CT Beyond FDG : A Quick Guide to Image Interpretation, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, 2009
Notes: Please review chapter 5 (Somatostatin Receptor PET-CT)
Shah, Chirayu, and Marques Bradshaw. Nuclear Medicine: a Core Review, Wolters Kluwer, 2015
Notes: Please review questions relevant to PET.
Nuclear Medicine and PET/CT Cases, edited by Chun K. Kim, Oxford University Press, Incorporated, 2015
Notes: Please review Part 8.
Case Review Series: Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging 3rd edition. Hard copy available in Radiology Library for checkout.
Notes: Please review cases: 76-78, 81, 85-87, 89-91, 93, 96, 98, 100
Kandathil A, et al. Role of FDG PET/CT in the Eighth Edition of TNM Staging of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer. Radiographics. 2018 Nov-Dec;38(7):2134-2149.
Divisi D, et al. Fluorine-18 fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography in the management of solitary pulmonary nodule: a review. Ann Med. 2017 Nov;49(7):626-635.
Nishino M, et al. Imaging of Cancer Immunotherapy: Current Approaches and Future Directions. Radiology. 2019 Jan;290(1):9-22. doi: 10.1148/radiol.2018181349
Hoang JK, et al. Evaluation of cervical lymph nodes in head and neck cancer with CT and MRI: tips, traps, and a systematic approach. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2013 Jan;200(1):W17-25.
Notes: You will have a quiz on lymph node levels of the neck during your second or third week of the rotation.
Bou-Assaly W. The forgotten lymph nodes: Review of the superficial head and neck lymphatic system. Journal of Radiology and Imaging. 2016;1(1),9-13.
Som PM, Curtin HD, Mancuso AA. Imaging-based nodal classification for evaluation of neck metastatic adenopathy. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2000 Mar;174(3):837-44.
Ormond Filho AG, et al. Whole-Body Imaging of Multiple Myeloma: Diagnostic Criteria. Radiographics. 2019 Jul-Aug;39(4):1077-1097.
(RSNA) Wallitt K, et al. PET/CT in Oncologic Imaging of Nodal Disease: Pearls and Pitfalls: RadioGraphics Fundamentals | Online Presentation. Radiographics. 2018 Mar-Apr;38(2):564-565.
(RSNA) Malignancies with Low FDG Uptake at PET/CT: power point presentation
(SNMMI) PET/CT for Women’s Imaging - Gynecologic and Breast Malignancies
Ulaner GA, Lyall A. Identifying and distinguishing treatment effects and complications from malignancy at FDG PET/CT. Radiographics. 2013 Oct;33(6):1817-34.
Shammas A, Lim R, Charron M. Pediatric FDG PET/CT: physiologic uptake, normal variants, and benign conditions. Radiographics. 2009 Sep-Oct;29(5):1467-86.
Farolfi A, et al. PET imaging in urology: a rapidly growing successful collaboration. Curr Opin Urol. 2020 Sep;30(5):623-627.
Chapter 14 (Central Nervous System) Nuclear Medicine: The Requisites. 4th ed.
Notes: Pay special attention to sections on epilepsy and dementia
Brown RK, et al. Brain PET in suspected dementia: patterns of altered FDG metabolism. Radiographics. 2014 May-Jun;34(3):684-701. doi: 10.1148/rg.343135065. Erratum in: Radiographics. 2014 Jul-Aug;34(4):8A. PMID: 24819789.
Maurer AH, Burshteyn M, Adler LP, Steiner RM. How to differentiate benign versus malignant cardiac and paracardiac 18F FDG uptake at oncologic PET/CT. Radiographics. 2011 Sep-Oct;31(5):1287-305.
Johnson SA, et al. Imaging for Staging and Response Assessment in Lymphoma. Radiology. 2015 Aug;276(2):323-38.
Frampas E. Lymphomas: Basic points that radiologists should know. Diagn Interv Imaging. 2013 Feb;94(2):131-44.
Chua SC, et al. Imaging features of primary extranodal lymphomas. Clin Radiol. 2009 Jun;64(6):574-88.
Joshi VM, Wadhwa V, Mukherji SK. Imaging in laryngeal cancers. Indian J Radiol Imaging. 2012 Jul;22(3):209-26.
Connor S. Laryngeal cancer: how does the radiologist help? Cancer Imaging. 2007 May 28;7(1):93-103.
Di Carli MF. PET Perfusion and Flow Assessment: Tomorrows' Technology Today. Semin Nucl Med. 2020 May;50(3):227-237.
Radiology Assistant - Lung Cancer Staging
Radiology Assistant - Infrahyoid Neck
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