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  • At Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, our clinicians acquire both SPECT and planar images.  However, they also inject a small amount of Thallium (~1.5 mCi) immediately before imaging.  The images are acquired with dual energy windows for Tl-201 and Tc-99m.  ...

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  • MIBI can overestimate scar and underestimate myocardial viability to the point that (in my opinion) it is of very little utility for this purpose. Luis A Tamara M.D., ABIM, ABNM, CBNC, NMTCB. Chief of Nuclear Medicine, Nuclear Cardiology and ...

  • Viability should be done either with 24 Hours Thallium cardiac imaging or by using cardiac FDG viability protocol. MIBI is not recommended. ------------------------------ Haim Golan MD Nuclear Medicine Consultant Assaf Harofeh Medical Center ------- ...

  • Good afternoon everyone.  I had another follow-up to the Ga68-DOTATATE adverse reactions we have been experiencing.  I recently received an updated package insert with updated information I thought some of you may find interesting.  Under "Adverse Reactions" ...

  • https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12749393 Nih Prognostic value of nitrate enhanced Tc99m MIBI SPECT study in detecting viable myocardium in patients with coronary artery disease. - PubMed - ...

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