SPECT/CT and CZT camera installations: France

Image Credit: GE Healthcare, NM/CT 860, SPECT/CT system

According the data from the French Nuclear Safety Authority (ASN), during 2018 there were 423 SPECT camera installations, of which, 70% were coupled with a computed tomography (CT) device. These installations accounting for approximately 925,000 procedures. In the same year, there were 51 cadmium zinc telluride (CZT)-based semiconductor camera installations, of which 7 were coupled with a computed tomography (CT) device. These installations accounting for approximately 125,000 procedures per year.