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Nuclear medicine applications and their mathematical basis

Michael L. Goris

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Published
**2011** by World Scientific in Singapore, Hackensack, NJ .

Written in English

- Nuclear medicine,
- Methods,
- Radioisotopes,
- Urine,
- Nuclear Medicine,
- Radioisotope Diagnostic Techniques,
- Theoretical Models,
- Mathematics,
- Therapeutic use

**Edition Notes**

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statement | Michael Goris |

Classifications | |
---|---|

LC Classifications | R895 .G63 2011 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | xi, 271 p. : |

Number of Pages | 271 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL25141044M |

ISBN 10 | 9812837345 |

ISBN 10 | 9789812837349 |

LC Control Number | 2011293447 |

OCLC/WorldCa | 761361184 |

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