Pro: Nuclear Medicine
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Facts About Nuclear Medicine
-Nuclear medicine provides information about the function of virtually every major organ system within the body, including some that normal tests cannot pick up.
-Nuclear medicine screenings are among the safest diagnostic imaging tests available.
-An estimated 16 milllion nuclear medicine imaging and therapeutic procedures are done each year in the United States.
How is Nuclear Medicine Used Today?
Why Should You Be Proactive on Nuclear Medicine?
-It helps patients determine the fatality of the disease, including if it has a choice of spreading to other extremities.
-It also helps decide the best treatment based on the biology of the patient.
-Determines the persons reaction to different medicines
- Helps to show the patients medicine regiment is effective
- Shows info that isn't accessible through normal diagnostics.
- Plus it shows reoccurrence of disease and helps manage future care for said disease.
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