: The equipment required consists of two separate batches of a SPECT-CT or camera coupled to a dual-head CT for attenuation correction.
What does AC stand for?
AC stands for Attenuation Correction
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- Athletic Club
- Atlantic City
- Atlas Centaur (US intermediate class expendable launch vehicle)
- Atmospheric Chemistry
- Atmospheric Corrector
- Atomic Clock
- Attachment Circuit
- Attack Cargo Plane (military aircraft designation, as in AC-130)
- Attack Center
- Attack Console
Samples in periodicals archive:
Attenuation correction is another technical approach to the attenuation artifact, but needs an extra charge.
Digirad's Cardius X-ACT(TM), a dedicated cardiac SPECT system, is expected to set a new clinical standard with X-ACT attenuation correction.
Attenuation correction can be quite accurate with these systems, and they can be used to make precise measurements of absolute myocardial blood flow and coronary flow reserve.
He used the experimental coefficient in his attenuation corrections for the air path from the source to the FAC aperture plane and from the aperture plane through the collecting volume of the FAC.