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Physical characteristics of collimators for dual-isotope imaging with 99mTc and 123I

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Physical characteristics of collimators for dual-isotope imaging with 99mTc and 123I. / Tunninen, V.; Kauppinen, T.; Eskola, H.

EMBEC and NBC 2017 - Joint Conference of the European Medical and Biological Engineering Conference EMBEC 2017 and the Nordic-Baltic Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Medical Physics, NBC 2017. Springer Verlag, 2018. p. 245-249 (IFMBE Proceedings; Vol. 65).

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Tunninen, V, Kauppinen, T & Eskola, H 2018, Physical characteristics of collimators for dual-isotope imaging with 99mTc and 123I. in EMBEC and NBC 2017 - Joint Conference of the European Medical and Biological Engineering Conference EMBEC 2017 and the Nordic-Baltic Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Medical Physics, NBC 2017. IFMBE Proceedings, vol. 65, Springer Verlag, pp. 245-249, Joint Conference of the European Medical and Biological Engineering Conference (EMBEC) and the Nordic-Baltic Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Medical Physics (NBC), 1/01/00. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-10-5122-7_62

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Tunninen, V., Kauppinen, T., & Eskola, H. (2018). Physical characteristics of collimators for dual-isotope imaging with 99mTc and 123I. In EMBEC and NBC 2017 - Joint Conference of the European Medical and Biological Engineering Conference EMBEC 2017 and the Nordic-Baltic Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Medical Physics, NBC 2017 (pp. 245-249). (IFMBE Proceedings; Vol. 65). Springer Verlag. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-10-5122-7_62

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Tunninen V, Kauppinen T, Eskola H. Physical characteristics of collimators for dual-isotope imaging with 99mTc and 123I. In EMBEC and NBC 2017 - Joint Conference of the European Medical and Biological Engineering Conference EMBEC 2017 and the Nordic-Baltic Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Medical Physics, NBC 2017. Springer Verlag. 2018. p. 245-249. (IFMBE Proceedings). https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-10-5122-7_62

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Tunninen, V. ; Kauppinen, T. ; Eskola, H. / Physical characteristics of collimators for dual-isotope imaging with 99mTc and 123I. EMBEC and NBC 2017 - Joint Conference of the European Medical and Biological Engineering Conference EMBEC 2017 and the Nordic-Baltic Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Medical Physics, NBC 2017. Springer Verlag, 2018. pp. 245-249 (IFMBE Proceedings).

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