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Assessment of cadmium telluride detector system for measurement of muscle blood flow during dynamic exercise in man.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7326690     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We have used a miniature cadmium telluride detector in the assessment of muscle blood flow during dynamic exercise in man following local injection of 133Xenon. The results obtained were compared with those using a conventional sodium iodide detector. There was no significant difference between the results obtained with the two detectors. The reproducibility of results was greater with cadmium telluride than with sodium iodide. The cadmium telluride system has the advantage of being small, lightweight and portable and enables measurements to be made during dynamic exercise.
Authors:
R S Smith; J Bojsen; D J Warren
Publication Detail:
Type:  Comparative Study; Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Cardiovascular research     Volume:  15     ISSN:  0008-6363     ISO Abbreviation:  Cardiovasc. Res.     Publication Date:  1981 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1982-04-12     Completed Date:  1982-04-12     Revised Date:  2008-11-21    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0077427     Medline TA:  Cardiovasc Res     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  731-4     Citation Subset:  IM; S    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Cadmium
Cadmium Compounds*
Humans
Leg
Muscles / blood supply*
Physical Exertion*
Regional Blood Flow
Scintillation Counting / instrumentation*
Tellurium
Xenon Radioisotopes / diagnostic use
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Cadmium Compounds; 0/Xenon Radioisotopes; 1306-25-8/cadmium telluride; 13494-80-9/Tellurium; 7440-43-9/Cadmium

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