Bone Scan Basics
Objectives: By the end of this lecture, participants should be able to describe:
- Basic physiology of diphosphonate nuclear bone scan
- Basic approach to protocolling bone scans based on clinical scenario
- Relevant anatomy and changes in radiotracer distribution to develop a brief relevant differential diagnosis and recommend next best workup step, if appropriate
McKnight T. Bone scan basics. Webinar presented at: American Osteopathic College of Radiology, 2021 Virtual Annual Conference. 2021 May 3-7.