A comparison of acoustic radiation force impulse imaging and scintigraphy in the functional evaluation of the major salivary glands


Tasdemir B., Goya C. , Dostbil Z., Sengul E., Sezgin I., Hattapoglu S.

NUCLEAR MEDICINE COMMUNICATIONS, vol.36, no.12, pp.1220-1226, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 36 Issue: 12
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/mnm.0000000000000391
  • Title of Journal : NUCLEAR MEDICINE COMMUNICATIONS
  • Page Numbers: pp.1220-1226

Abstract

Purpose This study aimed to determine the efficacy of acoustic radiation force impulse (ARFI) imaging for the functional assessment of salivary glands by comparing ARFI with salivary gland scintigraphy.