By the end of this program, the viewer should be able to:

  • Describe the existing software for cardiac PET quantification
  • Compare how different tools in the Emory Cardiac Toolbox (ECToolbox) complement each other
  • Describe future developments in cardiac software
  • Identify troublesome areas such as filtering and ejection fraction (EF) analysis
  • Recognize the need for good image quality.

Target Audience

Course objectives for this program specifically target nuclear medicine and PET personnel who perform
cardiology imaging. While not limited to this audience group, the technical content is most effective when
applied to people with this training.