Published in Cancer Weekly, June 17th, 1996
"Nuclear medicine offers painless, safe, accurate and cost effective prognostic, diagnostic and therapeutic approaches," said Naomi Alazraki, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia. Nuclear medicine uses very small amounts of radioactive substances, "no more than perhaps one to three or four times the radiation you get from living on Earth in Denver for one year," said Alazraki.
About 7,000 nuclear medicine and healthcare professionals attended the 43rd Annual Meeting of the Society of Nuclear Medicine, held...
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