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Semi-quantitative Assessment Using [18F]FDG Tracer in Patients with Severe Brain Injury
 

Semi-quantitative Assessment Using [18F]FDG Tracer in Patients with Severe Brain Injury

Article doi: 10.3791/58641
November 9th, 2018

Summary November 9th, 2018

[18F]-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) positron emission tomography-computed tomography is useful for studying glucose metabolism related to brain function. Here, we present a protocol for an [18F]FDG tracer set-up and semiquantitative assessment of the region-of-interest analysis for targeted brain areas associated with clinical manifestations in patients with severe traumatic brain injury.

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