March 12, 2015

PET/CT: Four or more follow-up scans alter treatment in over 28% of lung cancer cases

A new study suggests the use of not only three, but four or more PET/CT evaluations during follow-up for lung cancer, as the research revealed that additional PET/CTs changed patient management in 28.1 percent of cases, the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) announced Feb. 18.  {read more here}