Contamination monitor as a nuclear stethoscope for community nuclear medicine


Journal Article

A portable contamination monitor has been modified for use as an in vivo counting probe. The evaluation by physical parameters and clinical studies shows its suitability for a variety of diagnostic studies. The correlation equations for thyroid uptake measurement have been worked out for whole range of values. Its use as a versatile nuclear stethoscope is envisaged.

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Rehani, MM; Sharma, SK; Sharma, RR

Published Date

  • January 1, 1979

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 13 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 41 - 46

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0302-2404

Citation Source

  • Scopus