Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: Abstract

  1. mel1
    Guest
    #1

    Abstract

    Is this abstract good ?

    Abstract
    Fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG)-positron emission tomography (PET) is normally used to stage and monitor response to therapy in Hodgkin’s disease patients. A literature review of published articles pertaining to Hodgkin’s disease and FDG-PET imaging was conducted. The objective of this review was to determine the role of FDG-PET in the diagnosis and treatment of Hodgkin’s disease. Articles were selected based on their abstracts .The literature review clearly demonstrated the importance of the use of FDG-PET in the staging and monitoring of Hodgkin disease. FDG-PET definitely plays a very important role in the diagnosis and treatment of Hodgkin’s disease.

    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • English Teacher
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • United States
      • Current Location:
      • United States

    • Join Date: Mar 2009
    • Posts: 3,505
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #2

    Re: Abstract

    "Good"? In terms of grammar, yes. But in terms of "Fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG)-positron emission tomography", I'll pass.
    Last edited by billmcd; 17-Apr-2010 at 01:11. Reason: Typo, but can you blame me?

    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Interested in Language
      • Native Language:
      • Chinese
      • Home Country:
      • Malaysia
      • Current Location:
      • Malaysia

    • Join Date: Jun 2006
    • Posts: 2,130
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #3

    Re: Abstract

    Articles were selected based on their abstracts.
    This doesn't say anything on how the articles were selected.

Similar Threads

  1. The use of the Definite Article: Common and half abstract
    By Deepurple in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 20-Oct-2009, 15:27
  2. Sth. is abstract of sth.
    By NimoTh in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 19-Sep-2009, 22:52
  3. [Grammar] Abstract nouns
    By jowo in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 09-Jul-2009, 07:57
  4. [General] Abstract and Concrete Nouns
    By jsusea in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 08-Jul-2008, 12:02
  5. Thesis abstract
    By Olichka2 in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 14-Aug-2007, 20:08

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •