Pulmonary nuclear medicine remains a dynamic field. In addition to recent advances in instrumentation and radiopharmaceuticals for the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism, there is a new set of emerging noninvasive techniques which will focus more on pulmonary function and metabolism, utilizing quantitative data analysis, newer instrumentation, such as emission tomography, and more functionally oriented radiopharmaceuticals.
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
- Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine