William G Spies

  • 349 Citations
1982 …2023

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Research Interests

My main clinical and research interests involve radionuclide imaging and therapy, including but not limited to general Nuclear Medicine imaging and therapy, positron emission tomography (PET) and PET-CT imaging, molecular imaging, radioimmunotherapy, Bone densitometry and Nuclear Cardiology.

Certifications and Licenses

Diagnostic Radiology
Nuclear Medicine

Training Experience

1980Fellowship, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology
1981Residency, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology

Education/Academic qualification

MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

… → 1977

Research interests

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Cardiovascular Imaging
  • Oncology
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolism
  • Radiology
  • Thyroid Cancer

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Research Output

  • 349 Citations
  • 23 Article
  • 1 Chapter

Is there a role for DAT-SPECT imaging in a specialty movement disorders practice?

Bega, D., Gonzalez-Latapi, P., Zadikoff, C., Spies, W. & Simuni, T., May 6 2015, In : Neurodegenerative Diseases. 15, 2, p. 81-86 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 9 Scopus citations

    Macronutrient absorption characteristics in humans with short bowel syndrome and jejunocolonic anastomosis: Starch is the most important carbohydrate substrate, although pectin supplementation may modestly enhance short chain fatty acid production and fluid absorption

    Atia, A., Girard-Pipau, F., Hébuterne, X., Spies, W. G., Guardiola, A., Ahn, C. W., Fryer, J., Fengtian Xue, X., Rammohan, M., Sumague, M., Englyst, K. & Buchman, A. L., Mar 1 2011, In : Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition. 35, 2, p. 229-240 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 35 Scopus citations

    Radionuclide studies of the mediastinum

    Spies, W. G., Dec 21 2011, General Thoracic Surgery: Seventh Edition. Wolters Kluwer Health Adis (ESP), Vol. 2-2. p. 5597-5662 66 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    The novel expanded porphyrin, motexafin gadolinium, combined with [ 90Y]ibritumomab tiuxetan for relapsed/refractory non-Hodgkin's lymphoma: Preclinical findings and results of a phase I trial

    Evens, A. M., Spies, W. G., Helenowski, I. B., Patton, D., Spies, S., Jovanovic, B. D., Miyata, S., Hamilton, E., Variakojis, D., Chen, J., Naumovski, L., Rosen, S. T., Winter, J. N., Miller, R. A. & Gordon, L. I., Oct 15 2009, In : Clinical Cancer Research. 15, 20, p. 6462-6471 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 9 Scopus citations

    Staging and monitoring of small cell lung cancer using [18F]fluoro-2-deoxy- D-glucose-positron emission tomography (FDG-PET)

    Kut, V., Spies, W. G., Spies, S. M., Gooding, W. & Argiris, A., Feb 1 2007, In : American Journal of Clinical Oncology: Cancer Clinical Trials. 30, 1, p. 45-50 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 52 Scopus citations