FDG PET/CT in Treatment Response Evaluation in Oncology


Associate Professor, Department of Radiology Division of Neuroradiology and Head & Neck Imaging Sina Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences



During this session traditional and new response criteria in oncologic imaging will be presented and discussed in details.
There will be detailed discussion and comparison of various response criteria including WHO, RESIST 1.0 , RESIST 1.1 and PERSIST which are among the most widely used response criteria in oncologic imaging and treatment planning. There will also be brief presentation of PET CT and it’s role in treatment response specially in equivocal cases . Finally there will be case presentation for better understanding of RESIST and PERSIST specially for academic interpretation of oncologic imaging.