Indian Journal of Nuclear Medicine

COMMENTARY
Year
: 2020  |  Volume : 35  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 197--199

Nuclear medicine in India: Are we pandemic ready?


Ameya D Puranik 
 Assistant Professor,Department of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, Tata Memorial Center, Homi Bhabha National Institute, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

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Dr. Ameya D Puranik
Department of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, Tata Memorial Center, Homi Bhabha National Institute, Mumbai, Maharashtra
India

There is a sudden upsurge in the literature over the last fortnight on strategies to be followed by imaging services during this SARS-CoV-2 global pandemic. This compilation of strategies, experiences, and precautions is intended to support nuclear medicine departments, as they make decisions regarding patient care. These guidelines are a good resource to tackle the current crisis, however, situations such as these may occur again, and long-term readiness measures need to be discussed and implemented.


How to cite this article:
Puranik AD. Nuclear medicine in India: Are we pandemic ready?.Indian J Nucl Med 2020;35:197-199


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Puranik AD. Nuclear medicine in India: Are we pandemic ready?. Indian J Nucl Med [serial online] 2020 [cited 2020 Aug 12 ];35:197-199
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