Radionuclides 2: gamma ray scintigraphy


Hughes JMB. Role of gallium scanning in the management of chronic lung disease. In: Nuclear Medicine in Radiological Diagnosis. AM Peters,ed.Martin Dunitz, 2003. pp. 605-616.
Hughes JMB. Fleischner Lecture. Radionuclides and the Lung. Amer J. Roentgenol 1990; 155: 455-463. Download

Original articles

Thompson RJ, Jackson JE, Peters AM, Dore CJ, Hughes JMB. Sensitivity and specificity of radioisotope right to left shunt measurements and pulse oximetry for the early detection of pulmonary arteriovenous malformations. Chest 1999; 115: 109-113. Download
Whyte MKB, Hughes JMB, Peters AM, Ussov W, Patel S, Burroughs AK. Analysis of intrapulmonary right to left shunt in the hepatopulmonary syndrome. J Hepatol 1998; 29: 85-93. Download
Mason GR, Peters AM, Myers MJ, Hughes JMB. Appropriate background correction for DTPA aerosol clearance. J Appl Physiol 1997; 84: 1103-1107. Download
Whyte MKB, Hughes JMB, Jackson JE, Peters AM, Hempleman SC, Jones HA. Cardiopulmonary response to exercise in patients with intrapulmonary vascular shunts. J Appl Physiol 1993; 75: 321-328. Download
Whyte MKB, Peters AM, Hughes JMB, Henderson BL, Bellingan GJ, Jackson JE, Chilvers ER. Quantification of right-to-left shunt at rest and during exercise in patients with pulmonary arteriovenous malformations. Thorax 1992; 47: 790-796. Download
Chilvers ER, Whyte MKB, Jackson JE, Allison DJ, Hughes JMB. Effect of percutaneous transcatheter embolization on pulmonary function, right-to-left shunt, and arterial oxygenation in patients with pulmonary arteriovenous malformations. Am Rev Respir Dis 1990; 142: 420-425. Download
Wiener CM, Mckenna WJ, Myers MJ, Lavender JP, Hughes JMB. Left lower lobe ventilation is reduced in patients with cardiomegaly in the supine but not the prone position. Am Rev Respir Dis 1990; 141: 150-5. Download
Nolop KB, Maxwell DL, Fleming JS, Braude S, Hughes JMB, Royston D. A comparison of 99mTc-DTPA and 113mIn-DTPA aerosol clearances in humans. Effects of smoking, hyperinflation and in vitro oxidation. Am Rev Respir Dis 1987; 136:1112-1116. Download
Amis TC, Jones HA, Hughes JMB. Effect of posture on interregional distribution of pulmonary ventilation in man. Respir Physiol 1984; 56: 145-167. Download
Ciafetta G, Pratt TA, Hughes JMB. Regional pulmonary perfusion assess with continuous intravenous infusion of 81Krm; a comparison with 99Tcm-HAM.J Nucl Med 1978; 19: 1126-30. Download

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