Journal article

An international survey on hybrid imaging: do technology advances preempt our training and education efforts?

T Beyer, R Hicks, C Brun, G Antoch, LS Freudenberg

Cancer Imaging | Published : 2018

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Hybrid PET/CT and PET/MRI are increasingly important technologies in the evaluation of malignancy and require cooperation between radiologists and specialists in molecular imaging. The aim of our study was to probe the mindsets of radiological and nuclear medicine professionals in regard to current hybrid imaging practice and to assess relevant training aspirations and perceived shortfalls, particularly amongst young professionals. In this context, we initiated an international survey on "Hybrid Imaging Training". METHODS: An online survey was prepared on-line and launched on October-2, 2016. It was composed of 17 multiple-choice and open questions regarding the professional back..

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