Struggling with Increased Sensitivity: PSMA PET/CT - Michael Hofman

Presentation from the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) Annual Meeting.   (Length of video ~ 23 minutes)

Michael Hofman discusses PSMA as the new “gold standard” and how it is significantly superior to existing imaging modalities through case studies from the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and a review of abstracts.

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Biography:
Michael Hofman
Associate Professor
Molecular Imaging,Centre for Cancer Imaging
Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre/The University of Melbourne