Combined PET/CT-perfusion in patients with head and neck cancers might predict failure after radio-chemotherapy : a proof of concept study

BACKGROUND: [18F]FDG-PET/CT imaging is broadly used in head and neck cancer (HNSCC) patients. CT perfusion (CTP) is known to provide information about angiogenesis and blood-flow characteristics in tumors. The aim of this study was to evaluate the potential relationship of FDG-parameters and CTP-par...

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Published in:BMC medical imaging, Vol. 15 (2015), p. 60
Main Author: Pietsch, Carsten
Other Involved Persons: de Galiza Barbosa, Felipe ; Hüllner, Martin W ; Schmid, Daniel T ; Haerle, Stephan K ; Huber, Gerhard F ; Studer, Gabriela ; Hany, Thomas F ; Veit-Haibach, Patrick
Format: electronic Article
Language:English
ISSN:1471-2342
Item Description:Date Completed 12.08.2016
Date Revised 13.11.2018
published: Electronic
Citation Status MEDLINE
Copyright: From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine
Physical Description:Online-Ressource
DOI:10.1186/s12880-015-0102-z
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