EDITOR'S PAGE
Keiichiro Yoshinaga
  Has ANC Had an Impact on Clinical Science? Yes, We Have
 
SPECIAL REVIEW ARTICLE FROM ASNC (JNC JOINT PUBLICATION)
E. Gordon DePuey
  Comparisons and Contrasts in the Practice of Nuclear Cardiology in the United States and Japan
 
ORIGINAL ARTICLE
Ichiro Matsunari, Nagara Tamaki, Masatoshi Ikeda, Hiroaki Naito, Osamu Okazaki, Shinji Miki, Kei Iida, Yasuyoshi Iwado, Shuji Sakai, Shigeki Nagamachi, Shin-ichiro Kumita, Nami Sugiura, Masako Teramachi
  A Post-marketing Clinical Study to Confirm the Efficacy of 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose for the Diagnosis of Myocardial Viability: A Prospective Multicenter Study in Patients with Ischemic Heart Disease
 
Aukelien C. Dimitriu-Leen, Alessia Gimelli, Alexander R. van Rosendael, Hein J. Verberne, Erik W. van Zwet, Petra Dibbets-Schneider, Jeroen J. Bax, Arthur J.H.A. Scholte
  Cardiac 123I-MIBG Parameters at 4 Hours Derived from Earlier Acquisition Times
 
Ayaka Maruo, Osamu Manabe, Keiichiro Yoshinaga, Masanao Naya, Yuuki Tomiyama, Noriko Oyama-Manabe, Kenji Hirata, Keiichi Magota, Hiroyuki Tsutsui, Chietsugu Katoh, Nagara Tamaki
  Feasibility of Quantifying Myocardial Blood Flow with a Shorter Acquisition Time Using 15O-H2O PET
 
Takao Kanzaki, Shu Kasama, Yasuyuki Takahashi, Hirotaka Shimada
  Improvements in Segmentation Using Scatter and Photopeak Window Data for Attenuation Correction in Myocardial SPECT
 
Yusuke Maeda, Naoki Kubo, Yoshiaki Futaki, Hideichi Tanaka, Daisuke Hotta, Nagara Tamaki
  Differences in Perfusion between Pharmacological Stress and Exercise Stress on Prone Myocardial SPECT
 
EDITORIAL POINT OF VIEW
Keiichiro Yoshinaga
  Current Clinical Practice of Nuclear Cardiology in Japan
 
Shinro Matsuo, Keiichiro Yoshinaga
18F-FDG PET Viability Assessment for the Improvements of Prognosis of the Patients with Left Ventricular Dysfunction ―Is This Ready for Clinical Practice?―
 
Ichiro Matsunari
Toward Standardization of Imaging Time Points for 123I-MIBG Scan
 
Masao Miyagawa, Emiri Miyauchi, Hayato Ishimura, Yuki Tanabe, Teruhito Kido, Akira Kurata, Teruhito Mochizuki
Quantification of Coronary Flow Reserve by 15O-Water PET with ATP Stress; from a Practical Application Perspective
 
REVIEW ARTICLE
Ayaka Takahashi, Hideki Otsuka, Masafumi Harada
  Multimodal Cardiovascular Imaging of Cardiac Tumors
 
Masahisa Onoguchi, Takahiro Konishi, Takayuki Shibutani, Shinro Matsuo, Kenichi Nakajima
Technical Aspects: Image Reconstruction
 
TECHNICAL POINT OF VIEW
Shinro Matsuo, Takafumi Mochizuki, Satoru Takeda, Takayuki Shibutani, Masahisa Onoguchi, Kenichi Nakajima, Koichi Okuda, Hirotoshi Takeuchi, Kazuya Hayakawa, Seigo Kinuya
  Cardiac Time-of-flight PET for Evaluating Myocardial Perfusion with 13N-ammonia: Phantom Studies for Estimation of Defect and Heterogeneity
 
CARDIOVASCULAR IMAGING FOR NUCLEAR CARDIOLOGISTS-REVIEW ARTICLE
Yasutaka Ichikawa, Hajime Sakuma
  Cardiovascular Imaging for Nuclear Cardiologists: First Step of Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging for Nuclear Cardiologists
 
FOCUS ISSUE: MBF QUANTIFICATION-REVIEW ARTICLE
Thomas H. Schindler, Wael Marashdeh, Lilja Solnes
  Clinical Application of Myocardial Blood Flow Quantification in CAD Patients
 
Satoshi Fujii, Atsushi Ito, Yumi Watanabe
  Biomarkers for Cardiovascular Diseases: Their Clinical Significances and Future Directions
 
Sang-Geon Cho, Hyeon Sik Kim, Henry Hee-Seung Bom
  Flow-Based Functional Assessment of Coronary Artery Disease by Myocardial Perfusion Positron Emission Tomography in the Era of Fractional Flow Reserve
 
Sergey V. Nesterov, Benjamin C. Lee, Jonathan B. Moody, Piotr Slomka, Chunlei Han, Juhani M. Knuuti
  The Status and Future of PET Myocardial Blood Flow Quantification Software
 
Hidehiro Iida, Hirotaka Maruno, Kazuhiro Koshino, Saeka Shimochi, Takashi Temma, Brian F. Hutton, Shinro Matsuo
  Quantitative Assessment of Regional Myocardial Blood Flow with Clinical SPECT
 
FOCUS ISSUE: SEMICONDUCTOR GAMMA CAMERA-EDITORIAL
Taishiro Chikamori
  A Novel Cadmium-Zinc-Telluride SPECT System: A Challenge for Nuclear Cardiology in Japan
 
FOCUS ISSUE: SEMICONDUCTOR GAMMA CAMERA-REVIEW ARTICLE
Satoshi Hida
  Clinical Performance of the Discovery NM530c in Japanese Patients
 
Mamoru Nanasato, Takanaga Niimi, Mitsuo Sugimoto, Toyoaki Murohara
  Emerging Myocardial SPECT with 201Tl Using Semiconductor Detectors: Clinical Application to Stress Myocardial Perfusion Scintigraphy
 
ASNC/JSNC JOINT SYMPOSIUM-REVIEW ARTICLE
Keiichiro Yoshinaga, Taishiro Chikamori
  Focus Issue: Cardiac Sympathetic Nervous System Imaging from JSNC/ASNC Joint Session in 26th JSNC Annual Scientific Meeting
 
Aukelien C. Dimitriu-Leen, Arthur J.H.A. Scholte
  Cardiac 123I-MIBG Imaging beyond Heart Failure: Potential Clinical Indications
 
Tomoaki Nakata, Kei Nakata, Akiyoshi Hashimoto
  Recent Developments and Future Directions of Sympathetic Nervous Function Imaging: MIBG Clinical Aspects in Heart Failure Treatment
 
Kenichi Nakajima
  123I-Meta-Iodobenzylguanidine Imaging: From Standardization to Mortality Risk Models in Heart Failure
 
THE 26TH JSNC ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC MEETING HIGHLIGHTS
Hajime Sakuma
  The 26th JSNC Annual Scientific Meeting Highlights
 
EDUCATIONAL TRACK FOR RESIDENTS-REVIEW ARTICLE
Nobutaka Nagano, Akiyoshi Hashimoto, Tetsuji Miura
  Basics of Reading Myocardial Perfusion SPECT to Identify Coronary Artery Lesions
 
Hiroshi Ohira, Steven Promislow, Owen Clarkin, Terrence D. Ruddy, Rob S.B. Beanlands, Benjamin J.W. Chow
  How to Write a Good Myocardial Perfusion Imaging Report: Current North American Reports
 
EDUCATIONAL TRACK FOR RESIDENTS-REVIEW ARTICLE
Atsuro Masuda, Yasuchika Takeishi
  Choosing the Appropriate Examination for Diagnosis of Stable Ischemic Heart Disease
 
Kathryn A. Williams, David Harrild, and David N. Williams
  Statistics in Nuclear Cardiology: Evaluating Diagnostic Accuracy
 
FELLOW’S CORNER-REVIEW ARTICLE
Dawn M. Edgerton
  Certification by the Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology: A History of the Program, Evolution of its Eligibility and Applicant Base and Continuing Significance of the Credential
 
Nishant R. Shah
  A Framework for Measuring the Value of Professional Society Membership as a Fellow-In-Training or Early Career Physician
 
JSNC AWARD-REVIEW ARTICLE
Naoya Matsumoto, Keiichiro Yoshinaga
  Introduction of the JSNC Award: Scope and Recent Research Topics from JSNC Award Memorial Lectures
 
JSNC YOUNG INVESTIGATOR AWARD-REVIEW ARTICLE
Naoya Matsumoto, Keiichiro Yoshinaga
  Recent Research Topics in Nuclear Cardiology from the YIA Session of JSNC 2015
 
JSNC TECHNOLOGIST AWARD-REVIEW ARTICLE
Masaya Suda
  Benefits of Time-of-flight Positron Emission Tomography Computed Tomography with 13N-ammonia
 
BOOK REVIEW
Ami E. Iskandrian, Ernest V. Garcia
  Nuclear Cardiac Imaging: Principles and Applications 5th Edition
 
ANC NEWS UPDATE
  JSNC 2017 in Tokyo
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