Archive for May, 2017


New test for Alzheimer’s disease available for patients today – a first in WA

A PET/CT scan is a powerful diagnostic examination which combines information about how the brain is working (PET) with structural information i.e. what the brain looks like, (CT) in one examination. There are two common types of PET/CT scans for the brain – an FDG scan which highlights brain metabolism and amyloid scans which record […]