technetium tc 99m pentetate

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Summary: A technetium imaging agent used in renal scintigraphy, computed tomography, lung ventilation imaging, gastrointestinal scintigraphy, and many other procedures which employ radionuclide imaging agents.

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  1. Mahajan S, Mukhiya G, Singh R, Tiwari S, Kalra V, Bhowmik D, et al. Assessing glomerular filtration rate in healthy Indian adults: a comparison of various prediction equations. J Nephrol. 2005;18:257-61 pubmed
    ..Most of these equations have been derived from Caucasian patients suffering from varying degrees of chronic kidney disease. This study considers the validity of these equations in an Indian population without known kidney disease...
  2. Liu X, Cheng M, Shi C, Wang C, Cheng C, Chen J, et al. Variability of glomerular filtration rate estimation equations in elderly Chinese patients with chronic kidney disease. Clin Interv Aging. 2012;7:409-15 pubmed publisher
    ..However, the applicability of formulas for estimating the glomerular filtration rate (GFR) based on serum creatinine (SC) levels in elderly Chinese patients with CKD is limited...
  3. Du X, Liu L, Hu B, Wang F, Wan X, Jiang L, et al. Is the Chronic Kidney Disease Epidemiology Collaboration four-level race equation better than the cystatin C equation?. Nephrology (Carlton). 2012;17:407-14 pubmed publisher
  4. Ting R, Aguilera T, Crisp J, Hall D, Eckelman W, Vera D, et al. Fast 18F labeling of a near-infrared fluorophore enables positron emission tomography and optical imaging of sentinel lymph nodes. Bioconjug Chem. 2010;21:1811-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Facile incorporation of (18)F into a NIRF probe should promote many synergistic PET and NIRF combinations...
  5. Pei X, Yang W, Wang S, Zhu B, Wu J, Zhu J, et al. Using mathematical algorithms to modify glomerular filtration rate estimation equations. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e57852 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, this study was designed to modify the three equations, and compare the diagnostic accuracy of the equations modified before and after...
  6. Carlsen O. The gamma camera as an absolute measurement device: determination of glomerular filtration rate in 99mTc-DTPA renography using a dual head gamma camera. Nucl Med Commun. 2004;25:1021-9 pubmed
  7. Möller W, Schuschnig U, Khadem Saba G, Meyer G, Junge Hülsing B, Keller M, et al. Pulsating aerosols for drug delivery to the sinuses in healthy volunteers. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2010;142:382-8 pubmed publisher
  8. Mura M, Belmonte G, Fanti S, Pacilli A, Fasano L, Zompatori M, et al. Does technetium-99m diethylenetriaminepentaacetate clearance predict the clinical course of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis?. Can Respir J. 2004;11:477-9 pubmed
    ..99mTc-DTPA clearance did not show any significant correlation with functional tests or HRCT score. These findings indicate that clearance of inhaled 99mTc-DTPA is not of value in following the progress of IPF...
  9. Pei X, He J, Liu Q, Zhu B, Bao L, Yan C, et al. Evaluation of serum creatinine- and cystatin C-based equations for the estimation of glomerular filtration rate in a Chinese population. Scand J Urol Nephrol. 2012;46:223-31 pubmed publisher
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the applicability of a selection of glomerular filtration rate (GFR) estimating equations based on serum creatinine (SCr) and serum cystatin C in a Chinese population...

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  1. Sondak V, King D, Zager J, Schneebaum S, Kim J, Leong S, et al. Combined analysis of phase III trials evaluating [??mTc]tilmanocept and vital blue dye for identification of sentinel lymph nodes in clinically node-negative cutaneous melanoma. Ann Surg Oncol. 2013;20:680-8 pubmed publisher
    ..99m)Tc]Tilmanocept is a CD206 receptor-targeted radiopharmaceutical designed for sentinel lymph node (SLN) identification. Two nearly identical nonrandomized phase III trials compared [(99m)Tc]tilmanocept to vital blue dye...
  2. Ma Y, Zuo L, Zhang C, Wang M, Wang R, Wang H. Comparison of 99mTc-DTPA renal dynamic imaging with modified MDRD equation for glomerular filtration rate estimation in Chinese patients in different stages of chronic kidney disease. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2007;22:417-23 pubmed
    ..In the present study, the renal dynamic imaging methods and the modified abbreviated MDRD equation were compared with the plasma clearance method...
  3. Wallace A, Hoh C, Ellner S, Darrah D, Schulteis G, Vera D. Lymphoseek: a molecular imaging agent for melanoma sentinel lymph node mapping. Ann Surg Oncol. 2007;14:913-21 pubmed
    ..We conducted a phase I clinical trial in which Lymphoseek was compared with filtered [(99m)Tc]sulfur colloid (fTcSC) for melanoma sentinel lymph node detection...
  4. Kumar A, Schupp E, Bunnell E, Ali A, Milcarek B, Parrillo J. Cardiovascular response to dobutamine stress predicts outcome in severe sepsis and septic shock. Crit Care. 2008;12:R35 pubmed publisher
    ..The objective of this study was to assess cardiovascular and metabolic responses to dobutamine as correlates of outcome in patients with severe sepsis or septic shock...
  5. Xie P, Huang J, Liu X, Wu W, Pan L, Lin H. (99m)Tc-DTPA renal dynamic imaging method may be unsuitable to be used as the reference method in investigating the validity of CDK-EPI equation for determining glomerular filtration rate. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e62328 pubmed publisher
  6. Tokin C, Cope F, Metz W, Blue M, Potter B, Abbruzzese B, et al. The efficacy of Tilmanocept in sentinel lymph mode mapping and identification in breast cancer patients: a comparative review and meta-analysis of the ??mTc-labeled nanocolloid human serum albumin standard of care. Clin Exp Metastasis. 2012;29:681-6 pubmed publisher
    ..99 % (CI 0.9977-1.0000) localization rate and degree of localization of 2.16 (CI 1.964-2.3600). Tilmanocept was superior to the Nanocoll SOC for both endpoints (P < 0.0001)...
  7. Jaisuresh K, Sharma R, Mehrothra S, Kaul A, Badauria D, Gupta A, et al. Cystatin C as a marker of glomerular filtration rate in voluntary kidney donors. Exp Clin Transplant. 2012;10:14-7 pubmed
    ..This study sought to assess the usefulness of serum cystatin C as a marker of glomerular filtration rate in comparison with serum creatinine and serum creatinine-based glomerular filtration rate estimations in voluntary kidney donors...
  8. Wallace A, Hoh C, Limmer K, Darrah D, Schulteis G, Vera D. Sentinel lymph node accumulation of Lymphoseek and Tc-99m-sulfur colloid using a "2-day" protocol. Nucl Med Biol. 2009;36:687-92 pubmed publisher
    ..5+/-3.1%) was statistically equivalent (P=.213). When an intradermal injection is employed, Lymphoseek demonstrated faster injection site clearance than unfiltered [(99m)Tc]sulfur colloid and persistent SLN accumulation for at least 24 h...
  9. Zhao W, Zeng L, Zhu Y, Wang L, Zhou M, Han S, et al. A comparison of prediction equations for estimating glomerular filtration rate in Chinese potential living kidney donors. Clin Transplant. 2009;23:469-75 pubmed publisher
    ..We assessed the suitability of urine-CrCl and prediction equations for evaluating Chinese kidney donors...
  10. Stroup S, Kane C, Farchshchi Heydari S, James C, Davis C, Wallace A, et al. Preoperative sentinel lymph node mapping of the prostate using PET/CT fusion imaging and Ga-68-labeled tilmanocept in an animal model. Clin Exp Metastasis. 2012;29:673-80 pubmed publisher
    ..Gallium-68-labaled tilmanocept was highly specific for sentinel nodes. Image-guided tumor resection and lymphadenectomy may become a promising future application in urologic oncology and warrants further investigation...
  11. Wallace A, Han L, Povoski S, Deck K, Schneebaum S, Hall N, et al. Comparative evaluation of [(99m)tc]tilmanocept for sentinel lymph node mapping in breast cancer patients: results of two phase 3 trials. Ann Surg Oncol. 2013;20:2590-9 pubmed publisher
    ..99m)Tc]Tilmanocept is a novel receptor-targeted radiopharmaceutical evaluated in 2 open-label, nonrandomized, within-patient, phase 3 trials designed to assess the lymphatic mapping performance...
  12. Dopuda M, Ajdinovic B, Jaukovic L, Petrović M, Janković Z. [Influence of the background activity region selection on the measurement of glomerular filtration rate using the Gates method]. Vojnosanit Pregl. 2008;65:729-32 pubmed
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the influence of different background sites on GFR rate assessment using the Gates method...
  13. Emerson D, Limmer K, Hall D, Han S, Eckelman W, Kane C, et al. A receptor-targeted fluorescent radiopharmaceutical for multireporter sentinel lymph node imaging. Radiology. 2012;265:186-93 pubmed
    ..To determine the imaging and receptor-binding properties of a multireporter probe designed for sentinel lymph node (SLN) mapping via nuclear and fluorescence detection...
  14. Assadi M, Eftekhari M, Hozhabrosadati M, Saghari M, Ebrahimi A, Nabipour I, et al. Comparison of methods for determination of glomerular filtration rate: low and high-dose Tc-99m-DTPA renography, predicted creatinine clearance method, and plasma sample method. Int Urol Nephrol. 2008;40:1059-65 pubmed publisher
    ..Because of the low cost and negligible radiation burden, this method might be preferred for routine practice in nuclear medicine...
  15. Liao Y, Liao W, Liu J, Xu G, Zeng R. Assessment of the CKD-EPI equation to estimate glomerular filtration rate in adults from a Chinese CKD population. J Int Med Res. 2011;39:2273-80 pubmed
    ..In conclusion, the CKD-EPI equation was superior to the existing MDRD equations in terms of estimating GFR and we recommend its clinical use in Chinese CKD patients...
  16. Wesolowski C, Babyn P, Puetter R. An improved method for determining renal sufficiency using volume of distribution and weight from bolus 99mTc-DTPA, two blood sample, paediatric data. Nucl Med Commun. 2006;27:963-70 pubmed
    ..To present the best estimator of normal, E(G1) = f(V, W)...
  17. Vecellio L, De Gersem R, Le Guellec S, Reychler G, Pitance L, Le Pennec D, et al. Deposition of aerosols delivered by nasal route with jet and mesh nebulizers. Int J Pharm. 2011;407:87-94 pubmed publisher
    ..To quantify the amount of aerosol deposited in different parts of the airways with a commercially available nasal sonic jet nebulizer (NJN) using a sound effect, and to compare its performance with a new nasal mesh nebulizer (NMN)...
  18. Ma Y, Zuo L, Chen J, Luo Q, Yu X, Li Y, et al. Modified glomerular filtration rate estimating equation for Chinese patients with chronic kidney disease. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2006;17:2937-44 pubmed
    ..The modified MDRD equations that were based on the Chinese patients with CKD offered significant advantages in different CKD stages and could be applied in clinical practice, at least in Chinese patients with CKD...
  19. Trimarchi H, Muryan A, Martino D, Toscano A, Iriarte R, Campolo Girard V, et al. Creatinine- vs. cystatin C-based equations compared with 99mTcDTPA scintigraphy to assess glomerular filtration rate in chronic kidney disease. J Nephrol. 2012;25:1003-15 pubmed publisher
    ..Gold standard methods for its estimation are expensive and time-consuming. We compared creatinine- versus cystatin C-based equations to measure GFR, employing (99m)Tc-DTPA scintigraphy as the gold standard...
  20. Moeller W, Schuschnig U, Meyer G, Häussinger K, Keller M, Junge Hülsing B, et al. Ventilation and aerosolized drug delivery to the paranasal sinuses using pulsating airflow - a preliminary study. Rhinology. 2009;47:405-12 pubmed publisher
    ..This is caused by the nose being an efficient filter for inhaled aerosol particles and the paranasal sinuses being virtually non-ventilated...
  21. Zuo L, Ma Y, Zhou Y, Wang M, Xu G, Wang H. Application of GFR-estimating equations in Chinese patients with chronic kidney disease. Am J Kidney Dis. 2005;45:463-72 pubmed
  22. Leong S, Kim J, Ross M, Faries M, Scoggins C, Metz W, et al. A phase 2 study of (99m)Tc-tilmanocept in the detection of sentinel lymph nodes in melanoma and breast cancer. Ann Surg Oncol. 2011;18:961-9 pubmed publisher
    ..This novel molecular species provides the basis for potentially enhanced SLN mapping reliability...
  23. Sundaraiya S, Mendichovszky I, Biassoni L, Sebire N, Trompeter R, Gordon I. Tc-99m DTPA renography in children following renal transplantation: its value in the evaluation of rejection. Pediatr Transplant. 2007;11:771-6 pubmed
    ..The DRS provides useful information to the nephrologist when taken in conjunction with the biopsy result and other investigations...
  24. Mogulkoc N, Brutsche M, Bishop P, Murby B, Greaves M, Horrocks A, et al. Pulmonary (99m)Tc-DTPA aerosol clearance and survival in usual interstitial pneumonia (UIP). Thorax. 2001;56:916-23 pubmed
    ..Clearance of inhaled technetium 99m-labelled diethylenetriamine penta-acetic acid ((99m)Tc-DTPA) from the lungs is a potential indicator of disease progression in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF)...
  25. Wallace A, Hoh C, Vera D, Darrah D, Schulteis G. Lymphoseek: a molecular radiopharmaceutical for sentinel node detection. Ann Surg Oncol. 2003;10:531-8 pubmed
    ..We conducted a phase I clinical trial in which Lymphoseek was compared with filtered [(99m)Tc]sulfur colloid (fTcSC) for sentinel node detection in patients with breast cancer...
  26. Shuke N, Okizaki A, Kino S, Sato J, Ishikawa Y, Zhao C, et al. Functional mapping of regional liver asialoglycoprotein receptor amount from single blood sample and SPECT. J Nucl Med. 2003;44:475-82 pubmed
  27. Koukourakis M, Koukouraki S, Fezoulidis I, Kelekis N, Kyrias G, Archimandritis S, et al. High intratumoural accumulation of stealth liposomal doxorubicin (Caelyx) in glioblastomas and in metastatic brain tumours. Br J Cancer. 2000;83:1281-6 pubmed
    ..It is concluded that stealth liposomal drugs selectively overcome the blood-brain barrier in the tumoural areas. The clinical importance of this observation is now under investigation...
  28. Nakajima K, Kinuya K, Mizutani Y, Hwang E, Michigishi T, Tonami N, et al. Simple scintigraphic parameters with Tc-99m galactosyl human serum albumin for clinical staging of chronic hepatocellular dysfunction. Ann Nucl Med. 1999;13:5-11 pubmed
    ..In conclusion, the use of the ROI-area normalized nLHL is recommended instead of the conventional LHL15. The indices of LH15 and T-half could be alternatively used as practical parameters for clinical staging in liver function...
  29. Cao Y, Suresh M. Bispecific MAb aided liposomal drug delivery. J Drug Target. 2000;8:257-66 pubmed
    ..61% dose/g vs. 0.89% dose/g. This bsMAb/liposome strategy show the broad possibilities of selective delivery of cytotoxic drugs or genes to the specific targets...
  30. Miki K, Kubota K, Inoue Y, Vera D, Makuuchi M. Receptor measurements via Tc-GSA kinetic modeling are proportional to functional hepatocellular mass. J Nucl Med. 2001;42:733-7 pubmed
    ..This study tested the hypothesis that the amount of asialoglycoprotein receptor measured by Tc-GSA modeling provides a valid index of functional liver mass...
  31. Hoh C, Wallace A, Vera D. Preclinical studies of [(99m)Tc]DTPA-mannosyl-dextran . Nucl Med Biol. 2003;30:457-64 pubmed
    ..15 mGy/MBq and the effective dose was 1.06 x 10(-2) mSv/MBq. This preclinical study demonstrates that [(99m)Tc]DTPA-mannosyl-dextran has no toxicities and has an acceptable biodistribution and radiation dose...
  32. Koizumi M, Yamada Y, Nomura E, Takiguchi T, Kokudo N. An easy and reproducible semi-automatic method for the evaluation of 99mTc-galactosyl human serum albumin. Ann Nucl Med. 1997;11:345-8 pubmed
    ..A newly developed semi-automated method improved data processing time and deviation of indices in 99mTc-GSA studies. This method should substitute for manual ROI determination...
  33. Russell C, Taylor A, Dubovsky E. A Bayesian regression model for plasma clearance. J Nucl Med. 2002;43:762-6 pubmed
    ..We evaluated this approach for interpreting plasma clearance curves with the goal of reducing curve-fitting failures and dealing objectively with problem datasets that may arise in clinical settings...
  34. Russell C. Optimum sample times for single-injection, multisample renal clearance methods. J Nucl Med. 1993;34:1761-5 pubmed
    ..With an ERPF agent such as 99mTc-MAG3 or 131I-OIH, sampling must begin by 5 min and continue for at least 90 min. Six logarithmically distributed samples are sufficient...
  35. Poole S, Dooley M, Rischin D. A comparison of bedside renal function estimates and measured glomerular filtration rate (Tc99mDTPA clearance) in cancer patients. Ann Oncol. 2002;13:949-55 pubmed
  36. Bode S, Dreyer M, Greisen G. Gastric emptying and small intestinal transit time in preterm infants: a scintigraphic method. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2004;39:378-82 pubmed
    ..In the remaining nine patients orocecal transit time was 3.1 (1.3-6.1) h. We present a new scintigraphic method to determine GE and orocecal transit time. It appears safe and practicable as a research tool in preterm infants. ..
  37. Okudan B, Han S, Baldemir M, Yildiz M. Detection of alveolar epithelial injury by 99mTC-DTPA radioaerosol inhalation lung scan following blunt chest trauma. Ann Nucl Med. 2004;18:573-7 pubmed
    ..This increase in the epithelial permeability of the lung appears to be an early manifestation of lung disease that may lead to efficient therapy in the early phase. ..
  38. Ajmi S, Ben Ali K, Guezguez M, Sfar R, Nouira M. Captopril renography as a prognostic factor in obstructive hydronephrosis with preserved renal function. Rev Esp Med Nucl. 2010;29:20-4 pubmed publisher
    ..Differential renal functions were evaluated after administration of captopril and after pyeloplasty. The role of captopril renography as a prognostic factor for surgery is discussed. ..
  39. Bajc M, Olsson C, Olsson B, Palmer J, Jonson B. Diagnostic evaluation of planar and tomographic ventilation/perfusion lung images in patients with suspected pulmonary emboli. Clin Physiol Funct Imaging. 2004;24:249-56 pubmed
    ..V/P(SPET) is amenable to implementation for clinical routine and suitable even when there is demand for a high patient throughput. ..
  40. Gerhardt T, Pöge U, Stoffel Wagner B, Palmedo H, Sauerbruch T, Woitas R. Creatinine-based glomerular filtration rate estimation in patients with liver disease: the new Chronic Kidney Disease Epidemiology Collaboration equation is not better. Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2011;23:969-73 pubmed publisher
    ..The CKD-EPI equation does not improve the creatinine-based GFR estimation in patients after LT. In patients with LC, both equations should not be applied as they extremely overestimate GFR. ..
  41. Sinha V, Mittal B, Kumria R. In vivo evaluation of time and site of disintegration of polysaccharide tablet prepared for colon-specific drug delivery. Int J Pharm. 2005;289:79-85 pubmed
  42. Kaibori M, Ha Kawa S, Matsui K, Saito T, Kamiyama Y. Usefulness of TC-99M GSA liver scintigraphy for the evaluation of liver regeneration in donors after living-donor liver transplantation. Transplant Proc. 2008;40:2457-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Because donors with mild hepatic steatosis showed impaired liver regeneration at 1 year after partial hepatectomy, management of these donors requires more care. ..
  43. Al Ghananeem A, Sandefer E, Doll W, Page R, Chang Y, Digenis G. Gamma scintigraphy for testing bioequivalence: a case study on two cromolyn sodium nasal spray preparations. Int J Pharm. 2008;357:70-6 pubmed publisher
  44. Thomas D, Menda Y, Graham M. Radionuclide cisternography in detecting cerebrospinal fluid leak in spontaneous intracranial hypotension: a series of four case reports. Clin Nucl Med. 2009;34:410-6 pubmed publisher
    ..We found that RNC accurately detected and localized a CSF abnormality in all 4 patients, with each patient experiencing symptomatic relief following directed epidural blood patch. ..
  45. Collin S, Sennoun N, Levy B. Cardiovascular and metabolic responses to catecholamine and sepsis prognosis: a ubiquitous phenomenon?. Crit Care. 2008;12:118 pubmed publisher
    ..According to the ubiquitous character of catecholamine sensitivity, therefore, we should think in terms of cellular ability to respond to catecholamines in defining the concept of physiological reserve. ..
  46. Bondesson E, Bengtsson T, Nilsson L, Wollmer P. Site of deposition and absorption of an inhaled hydrophilic solute. Br J Clin Pharmacol. 2007;63:722-31 pubmed
    ..Despite different intrapulmonary radioaerosol deposition patterns, as verified by gamma scintigraphy, no differences in (99m)Tc-DTPA absorption kinetics or bioavailability were detected. ..
  47. Redding G, SONG K, Inscore S, Effmann E, Campbell R. Lung function asymmetry in children with congenital and infantile scoliosis. Spine J. 2008;8:639-44 pubmed
    ..Asymmetry in lung function is influenced by deformity of the chest wall in multiple dimensions, and cannot be ascertained by chest radiographs alone. ..
  48. Hecht S, Daniel G, Mitchell S. Diuretic renal scintigraphy in normal dogs. Vet Radiol Ultrasound. 2006;47:602-8 pubmed
    ..25%, range 48.27-93.68%) and the diuretic renograms (median 48.54%, range 35.64-58.76%). Median time of onset of the diuretic effect was 1.10 min (0.20-2.40 min), and median duration was 0.83 min (0.30-2.35 min). ..
  49. Volpinari S, La Corte R, Bighi S, Ravenna F, Prandini N, Lo Monaco A, et al. Bronchoalveolar lavage in systemic sclerosis with lung involvement: role and correlations with functional, radiological and scintigraphic parameters. Rheumatol Int. 2011;31:1183-8 pubmed publisher
    ..However, BAL remains the only tool to exclude lung infections and, in our experience, a useful instrument to evaluate interstitial lung disease in SSc patients. ..
  50. Li Z, Wang Z, Xing L, Zhang H, Wen J. [Correlation of renal AQP1-4 protein expression with renal parenchyma thickness and glomerular filtration rate in children with congenital hydronephrosis]. Zhongguo Dang Dai Er Ke Za Zhi. 2011;13:878-82 pubmed
    ..05). The expression of renal AQP1-4 is reduced in children with congenital hydronephrosis. The expression levels of AQP1-4 are positively correlated with renal parenchymal thickness and GFR. ..
  51. Uzal C, Durmus Altun G, Caloglu M, Ergülen A, Altaner S, Yigitbasi N. The protective effect of amifostine on radiation-induced acute pulmonary toxicity: detection by (99m)Tc-DTPA transalveolar clearances. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2004;60:564-9 pubmed
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine by using (99m)Tc-diethylenetriaminepentaacetic acid (DTPA) lung scintigraphy whether amifostine given before irradiation protects alveolocapillary integrity in a rabbit model...
  52. Ogasawara G, Inoue Y, Itoh Y, Tagami S, Matsunaga K, Miki K. Improved reproducibility of simple quantitative indices from ??mTc-GSA liver functional imaging. Ann Nucl Med. 2013;27:487-91 pubmed publisher
  53. Jögi J, Palmer J, Jonson B, Bajc M. Heart failure diagnostics based on ventilation/perfusion single photon emission computed tomography pattern and quantitative perfusion gradients. Nucl Med Commun. 2008;29:666-73 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of the study was to test the hypothesis that LHF diagnosis can be made on the basis of V/P SPECT, and to develop and perform a first evaluation of objective parameters for LHF diagnostics in terms of perfusion gradients...
  54. Djupesland P, Skretting A. Nasal deposition and clearance in man: comparison of a bidirectional powder device and a traditional liquid spray pump. J Aerosol Med Pulm Drug Deliv. 2012;25:280-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Yardley, PA, USA) to that of liquid aerosol administered via a traditional hand-actuated liquid spray pump (Rexam SP270, Rexam Pharma, France)...
  55. Majumdar S, Roy S, Ghosh B. Design and gamma scintigraphic evaluation of colon specific pectin-EC pellets of secnidazole prepared by powder layering technology. Pharmazie. 2011;66:843-8 pubmed
  56. Zhu X, Zhao M, Liu C, Zhou J. Prediction of the postoperative pulmonary function in lung cancer patients with borderline function using ventilation-perfusion scintigraphy. Nucl Med Commun. 2012;33:283-7 pubmed publisher
    ..0 l for pneumonectomy or <1.5 l for lobectomy]...
  57. Gerhardt T, Pöge U, Stoffel Wagner B, Palmedo H, Sauerbruch T, Woitas R. Is beta-trace protein an alternative marker of glomerular filtration rate in liver transplant recipients?. Liver Int. 2011;31:1345-51 pubmed publisher
    ..Beta-trace protein (BTP), an alternative marker of GFR, is independent of muscle mass and has not been evaluated in LT recipients...
  58. De Backer J, Vos W, Vinchurkar S, Claes R, Drollmann A, Wulfrank D, et al. Validation of computational fluid dynamics in CT-based airway models with SPECT/CT. Radiology. 2010;257:854-62 pubmed publisher
  59. Morita S, Inokuchi S, Tsuji T, Fukushima T, Higami S, Yamagiwa T, et al. Arterial embolization in patients with grade-4 blunt renal trauma: evaluation of the glomerular filtration rates by dynamic scintigraphy with 99mTechnetium-diethylene triamine pentacetic acid. Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med. 2010;18:11 pubmed publisher
    ..Dynamic scintigraphy can assess differential renal function...
  60. Osada H, Honda N, Takahashi T, Oku S, Abe A, Watanabe W, et al. Relationship between (99m)Tc-GSA scintigraphic indices of liver function reserve and portal circulation in patients with chronic liver disease. Ann Nucl Med. 2007;21:245-9 pubmed
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between HH15 and LHL15 and portosystemic shunts evaluated with arteriographic portography or esophagogastroduodenoscopy...
  61. Ghimire M, Hodges L, Band J, O Mahony B, McInnes F, Mullen A, et al. In-vitro and in-vivo erosion profiles of hydroxypropylmethylcellulose (HPMC) matrix tablets. J Control Release. 2010;147:70-5 pubmed publisher
    ..The study demonstrated that a matrix formulation with a lower concentration of HPMC and higher lactose concentration is more likely to perform poorly in the in-vivo environment...
  62. Andersen L, Kristensen B, Madsen J, Otte K, Husted H, Kehlet H. Wound spread of radiolabeled saline with multi- versus few-hole catheters. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2010;35:200-2 pubmed
  63. Vandehey N, O Neil J, Slowey A, Boutchko R, Druhan J, Moses W, et al. Monitoring Tc dynamics in a bioreduced sediment: an investigation with gamma camera imaging of (99m)Tc-pertechnetate and (99m)Tc-DTPA. Environ Sci Technol. 2012;46:12583-90 pubmed publisher
    ..These experiments show the promise of [(99m)Tc]TcO(4)(-) and (99m)Tc-DTPA as noninvasive imaging probes for a redox-sensitive radiotracer and a conservative flow tracer, respectively...
  64. Coates A, Green M, Leung K, Louca E, Tservistas M, Chan J, et al. The challenges of quantitative measurement of lung deposition using 99mTc-DTPA from delivery systems with very different delivery times. J Aerosol Med. 2007;20:320-30 pubmed
    ..0(29.0, 35.0)%. This technique gave an acceptable level of accuracy for quantitative planar imaging and allowed the comparison of delivery from devices with very different rates of delivery...
  65. Kim J, Eun H, Lee H, Goo D, Choi D. Clinical use of renal perfusion imaging by means of harmonic sonography with a microbubble contrast agent in patients after renal transplantation: preliminary study. J Ultrasound Med. 2005;24:755-62 pubmed
  66. Tokatli F, Kaya M, Kocak Z, Ture M, Mert S, Unlu E, et al. Sequential pulmonary effects of radiotherapy detected by functional and radiological end points in women with breast cancer. Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol). 2005;17:39-46 pubmed
    ..To determine the pulmonary effects of locoregional irradiation on clinical and sub-clinical radiographic and functional end points in women with breast cancer, and whether the course of these end points is affected by laterality...
  67. Takahashi Y, Murase K, Mochizuki T, Higashino H, Sugawara Y, Kinda A. A study on attenuation correction using Tc-99m external TCT source in Tc-99m GSA liver SPECT. Ann Nucl Med. 2004;18:585-90 pubmed
  68. Cheng M, Zeng F, Xie L, Li J, Zhang F, Jiang H. A new quantitative method for estimating glomerular filtration rate and its clinical value. Clin Physiol Funct Imaging. 2016;36:118-25 pubmed publisher
    ..However, all estimation methods for GFR have advantages and disadvantages. The aim of this study was to develop a new quantitative method for estimating GFR and evaluate its clinical value...