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International Journal of Molecular Imaging
Volume 2011, Article ID 195037, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/195037
Research Article

The Role of CT-Based Attenuation Correction and Collimator Blurring Correction in Striatal Spect Quantification

1Nuclear Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University and Tygerberg Hospital, Tygerberg, 7505, Cape Town, South Africa
2MRC Unit for Stress and Anxiety Disorders, Faculty of Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University, Cape Town, South Africa
3Laboratory for Cognitive Neurology and Medical Imaging Research Center, KU 3000 Leuven, Belgium

Received 30 July 2010; Revised 12 January 2011; Accepted 13 February 2011

Academic Editor: Georges El Fakhri

Copyright © 2011 J. M. Warwick et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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