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: 2018  |  Volume : 16  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 121--130

Overview of nuclear medicine


Julie Hephzibah 
 Department of Nuclear Medicine, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India

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Julie Hephzibah
Department of Nuclear Medicine, Christian Medical College, Vellore - 632 004, Tamil Nadu,
India

Nuclear medicine is a medical speciality that uses radioactive materials for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes. The various techniques have made inroads into several other medical and surgical specialities. This article aims to provide an overview of the various diagnostic and therapeutic techniques available in the nuclear medicine armamentarium.


How to cite this article:
Hephzibah J. Overview of nuclear medicine.Curr Med Issues 2018;16:121-130


How to cite this URL:
Hephzibah J. Overview of nuclear medicine. Curr Med Issues [serial online] 2018 [cited 2019 Dec 8 ];16:121-130
Available from: http://www.cmijournal.org/article.asp?issn=0973-4651;year=2018;volume=16;issue=4;spage=121;epage=130;aulast=Hephzibah;type=0