This Month in JNMT

December 4, 2019

The December 2019 issue of the Journal of Nuclear Medicine Technology  is now available. To view this issue, as well as past publications, visit the official JNMT site.

Editor’s Page

2019: A Year of Reflection
Kathy S. Thomas

Practical Protocol Tips

Jason Colloton

Continuing Education

Review of HIPAA, Part 1: History, Protected Health Information, and Privacy and Security Rules
Wilnellys Moore and Sarah Frye

Intelligent Imaging: Anatomy of Machine Learning and Deep Learning
Geoff Currie

Best Practices for 18F-Fluciclovine PET/CT Imaging of Recurrent Prostate Cancer: A Guide for Technologists
Funmilayo I. Tade, Rebecca A. Sajdak, Mehdat Gabriel, Robert H. Wagner and Bital Savir-Baruch

Brief Communication

Technical Aspects and Administration Methods of 177Lu-DOTATATE for Nuclear Medicine Technologists
Audrey B. Davis, Melanie H. Pietryka and Susan Passalaqua


Biodistribution and Dosimetry of Indigenously Produced 131I-Rituximab in B-Cell Lymphoma: Pilot Study Estimating Patient-Specific Dose Comparing 2 Different Dosimetric Methods
Aadil Adnan, Kamal Deep, Mythilli Kameswaran, Dilip Nikam, Chandrakala Shanmukaih, Ashutosh Dash, Sharmila Banerjee and Sandip Basu

99mTc-Tilmanocept Versus 99mTc-Sulfur Colloid in Lymphoscintigraphy: Sentinel Lymph Node Identification and Patient-Reported Pain
Brittany L. Murphy, Allison R. Woodwick, Katie M. Murphy, Kimberly J. Chandler, Geoffrey B. Johnson, Christopher H. Hunt, Patrick Peller, James W. Jakub and Andrew C. Homb

Validation of Glomerular Filtration Rate Measurement with Blood Sampling from the Injection Site
Bethelhem W. Mekonnen, James M. Warwick and Jennifer L. Holness

Current Status of Radionuclide Renal Cortical Imaging in Pyelonephritis
Ismet Sarikaya and Ali Sarikaya

Assessing the Effect of Various Blood Glucose Levels on 18F-FDG Activity in the Brain, Liver, and Blood Pool
Ismet Sarikaya, Ali Sarikaya and Prem Sharma

Continuous Repetitive Data Acquisition with 123I-FP-CIT SPECT: Effects of Rotation Speed and Rotation Time
Norikazu Matsutomo, Eri Takano, Tomoaki Yamamoto and Eisuke Sato

Quality & Practice Management

Quality Improvement Initiatives to Assess and Improve PET/CT Injection Infiltration Rates at Multiple Centers
Terence Z. Wong, Thad Benefield, Shane Masters, Jackson W. Kiser, James Crowley, Dustin Osborne, Osama Mawlawi, James Barnwell, Pawan Gupta, Akiva Mintz, Kelley A. Ryan, Steven R. Perrin, Ronald K. Lattanze and David W. Townsend

Professional Development

A Team Approach to Professional Development and Accountability
Lynne T. Roy

Special Contribution

Ambulatory Microdose PET: A Wearable PET Scanner for Neurologic Imaging
Rani M. Noble

Teaching Case Studies

Sister Mary Joseph Nodule in Advanced Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma Identified on 18F-FDG PET/MRI
Ming Yang, Alix C. Hopp, Tanios S. Bekaii-Saab and Joseph M. Collins

18F-FDG PET/CT in the Evaluation of Bing–Neel Syndrome
Odile Ajuria Illarramendi, Lesley Flynt and Franklin Wong


Technologist Global Initiative Progresses at EANM
Mark H. Crosthwaite

NMTCB 2018 Technologist Salary Survey Results
Gregory Passmore