• Nuclear Medicine | National Institute of Biomedical Imaging ...

    www.nibib.nih.gov/science-education/science-topics/nuclear-medicine Nuclear medicine is a medical specialty that uses radioactive tracers (radiopharmaceuticals) to assess bodily functions and to diagnose and treat disease.
  • Nuclear Medicine, General - RadiologyInfo.org

    www.radiologyinfo.org/en/info.cfm What is General Nuclear Medicine? Nuclear medicine is a branch of medical imaging that uses small amounts of radioactive material to diagnose and determine the ...
  • Nuclear Medicine Scan-Topic Overview - WebMD

    www.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/nuclear-medicine-scan-topic-overview Nuclear medicine scans use a special camera (gamma) to take pictures of tissues and organs in the body after a radioactive tracer (radionuclide or ...
    • Nuclear medicine - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

      en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nuclear_Medicine Nuclear medicine is a medical specialty involving the application of radioactive substances in the diagnosis and treatment of disease. Nuclear medicine scans are ...
    • What is Nuclear Medicine? - News Medical

      www.news-medical.net/health/What-is-Nuclear-Medicine.aspx By Dr Ananya Mandal, MD. Nuclear medicine is the branch of medicine that involves the administration of radioactive substances in order to diagnose and treat disease.
    • Nuclear Medicine | Imaging Institute | Cleveland Clinic

      my.clevelandclinic.org/services/imaging-institute/.../nuclear-medicine Nuclear Medicine is a medical specialty in which the diagnosis and treatment of human diseases are made by the use of a small amount of radioactive tracers.
    • Nuclear Medicine Technologists : Occupational Outlook ...

      www.bls.gov/ooh/Healthcare/Nuclear-medicine-technologists.htm Nuclear medicine technologists operate equipment that creates images of areas of a patient’s body. They prepare radioactive drugs and administer them to patients.
    • Nuclear Medicine - RadiologyInfo.org

      www.radiologyinfo.org/en/sitemap/modal-alias.cfm Nuclear Medicine. Nuclear medicine imaging uses small amounts of radioactive material, a special camera and a computer to create images of the inside of your body.
    • Society for Nuclear Medicine: What is Nuclear Medicine?

      interactive.snm.org/docs/whatisnucmed.pdf Nuclear medicine tests (also known as scans, examinations, or procedures) are safe and painless. In a nuclear medicine test, small amounts of radiopharmaceu-
    • Introduction to How Nuclear Medicine Works - HowStuffWorks

      science.howstuffworks.com/nuclear-medicine.htm Introduction to How Nuclear Medicine Works - Nuclear materials get used in many forms of nuclear medicine -- everything from PET scans to chemotherapy uses them!