Home About us Editorial board Search Ahead of print Current issue Archives Submit article Instructions Subscribe Contacts Login 
  Home Print this page Email this page Small font sizeDefault font sizeIncrease font size Users Online: 2495  
 
REVIEW ARTICLE
Ahead of Print

Reopening the country: Recommendations for nuclear medicine departments


1 Department of Nuclear Medicine/PET-CT, Shiraz, Kowsar Hospital, Iran
2 Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, USA
3 Scientific Direction, Humanitas Gavazzeni, Bergamo, Italy
4 Vita- Salute San Raffaele University, Nuclear Medicine Department, IRCCS San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy

Correspondence Address:
Ali Gholamrezanezhad,
Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, 1520 San Pablo Street, Los Angles, California
USA
Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None

DOI: 10.4103/wjnm.WJNM_73_20

The best practices for nuclear medicine departments to operate safely during the COVID-19 pandemic have been debated in the literature recently. However, as many governments have started to ease restrictions in activity due to COVID-19, a set of guidelines is needed to resume routine patient care throughout the world. The nonessential or elective procedures which were previously postponed or canceled during the COVID-19 pandemic will gradually restart in the following weeks despite the continued risks. In this paper, we aim to review some of the most effective general precautions to restart the regular nuclear medicine operations safely.


Print this article
Search
 Back
 
  Search Pubmed for
 
    -  Katal S
    -  Azam S
    -  Bombardieri E
    -  Picchio M
    -  Gholamrezanezhad A
 Citation Manager
 Article Access Statistics
 Reader Comments
 * Requires registration (Free)
 

 Article Access Statistics
    Viewed40    
    PDF Downloaded6    

Recommend this journal