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Incorporation of MRI-AIF information for improved kinetic modelling of dynamic PET data
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- Published: 29 July 2014
- Kinetic Parameter
- Compartment Model
- Multiple Sample
- Simultaneous Estimation
- Collect Blood Sample
We have shown that information from simultaneous MRI-AIF can reduce the bias on Ki estimates and multiple blood samples might not be necessary, as the scaling method with one blood sample performed better when a parameter reflecting the early part of the MRI-AIF is included.
This work was supported by an IMPACT studentship funded jointly by Siemens and the UCL Faculty of Engineering Sciences. KE receives funding from EPSRC (EP/K005278/1). UCL/UCLH research is supported by the NIHR Biomedical Research Centres funding scheme.
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