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DOES ACQUISITION TIME AFFECT THE RESULTS OF 18F-FLORBETABEN IMAGING?

      18F-Florbetaben is a PET radioligand approved for determining binary amyloid status. An acquisition period of 90-110 minutes post-injection provides high contrast as pseudo-equilibrium is achieved. In the US, clinical scans may be acquired for 15-20 minutes beginning anytime 45-130 minutes post injection. We sought to determine if acquisition time affects scan interpretation.
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