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The Quarterly Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging 2006 December;50(4):288-95

Copyright © 2006 EDIZIONI MINERVA MEDICA

language: English

Systemic and locoregional dosimetry in receptor radionuclide therapy with peptides

Cremonesi M. 1, Ferrari M. 1, Bodei L. 2, Tosi G. 1, Paganelli G. 2

1 Division of Medical Physics European Institute of Oncology, Milan, Italy 2 Division of Nuclear Medicine European Institute of Oncology, Milan, Italy


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This paper reviews the methods for calculating dosimetry both after systemic or locoregional injection of radiolabelled peptides. Radiopharmaceutical characteristics, data processing and dosimetric outcomes are reported. The biological effective dose, based on the linear quadratic model, is finally described.

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