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Mata-Mbemba Daddy D Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, 1-1 Seiryo-machi, Aoba-Ku, Sendai 980-8574, - - 2014
Computed tomography (CT) plays a crucial role in early assessment of patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI). Marshall and Rotterdam are the mostly used scoring systems, in which CT findings are grouped differently. We sought to determine the scoring system and initial CT findings predicting the death at hospital discharge ...
Hansford Barry G BG Department of Radiology, University of Chicago Medicine, 5841 South Maryland Ave, MC2026, Chicago, IL 60637. Electronic address: - - 2014
Evaluate qualitative dynamic contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) characteristics of normal central zone based on recently described central zone MRI features. Institutional review board-approved, Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act compliant study, 59 patients with prostate cancer, histopathology proven to not involve central zone or prostate base, underwent endorectal MRI ...
Futatsuya Koichiro K Department of Radiology, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, School of Medicine, 1-1 Iseigaoka, Yahatanishi-ku, Kitakyushu 807-8555, - - 2014
Many patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) manifest the recurrence of new brain lesions on follow-up magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans. We assessed whether the initial MRI findings help to predict the subsequent development of brain lesions in patients with SLE. We enrolled 64 patients with SLE who had undergone ...
Goldman Jill S JS Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer's Disease and the Aging Brain, Columbia University, New York, New - - 2014
IMPORTANCE Here we report a family with coexistence of multiple system atrophy (MSA) and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) with hexanucleotide repeat expansions in C9orf72. OBSERVATIONS A 65-year-old woman had a 2-year history of ataxia with autonomic dysfunction but without motor neuron signs. She was diagnosed as having MSA based on ...
Lau Patrick P K PP Department of Medicine and Geriatric, Caritas Medical Centre, Hong Kong, Special Administrative Region - - 2014
To investigate the etiology and prevalence of optic neuritis in a Chinese population. This was a single centre prospective cohort study. Consecutive patients with either a first or recurrent attack of optic neuritis from November 2010 to December 2011 were recruited from a district hospital in Hong Kong Special Administrative ...
Filippi Massimo M Neuroimaging Research Unit, Department of Neurology, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Vita-Salute San Raffaele University, 20132, Milan, Italy, - - 2014
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) techniques, such as T2-weighted and gadolinium-enhanced T1-weighted sequences, have long been used to diagnose multiple sclerosis (MS). However, these methods are limited in their ability to depict underlying disease pathology. A PubMed literature search was conducted to identify the publications discussing MRI in MS from 2010 ...
Yi Minkyung M 1Department of Radiology, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, Gyeonggido 463-707, Korea 2Department of Orthopedic surgery, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, Gyeonggido 463-707, Korea 3Department of Radiology, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, - - 2014
Study Design. Review and grade the morphology of the C1/2 neural foramina, from the magnetic resonance (MR) images of patients who underwent C1/2 spinal surgery, and determine the relationship with occipital neuralgia (ON).Objective. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the feasibility of MRI for C1/2 neural foramen evaluation ...
Hino-Shishikura Ayako A Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medicine, Yokohama City University, 3-9 Fukuura, Kanazawa-ku, Yokohama, 236-0004, - - 2014
The aim of this study was to clarify the relationship between tumor hypoxia and microscopic diffusion capacity in primary brain tumors using (62)Cu-Diacetyl-Bis (N4-Methylthiosemicarbazone) ((62)Cu-ATSM) PET/CT and diffusion-weighted MR imaging (DWI). This study was approved by the institutional human research committee and was HIPAA compliant, and informed consent was obtained ...
Obusez E C EC From the Department of Diagnostic Radiology (E.C.O., S.E.J.), Imaging Institute; Cerebrovascular Center (F.H.); Department of Neurology (R.A.H., R.C.), Neurological Institute; and Department of Rheumatology (L.H.C., T.H.), Orthopaedic and Rheumatology Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, - - 2014
High-resolution MR imaging is an emerging tool for evaluating intracranial artery disease. It has an advantage of defining vessel wall characteristics of intracranial vascular diseases. We investigated high-resolution MR imaging arterial wall characteristics of CNS vasculitis and reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndrome to determine wall pattern changes during a follow-up period. ...
Gouya Hervé H Service de Radiologie A, Hopital Cochin, 27 Rue du Faubourg St Jacques, 75014, Paris, France, - - 2014
We report a case of severe mitral stenosis caused by Libman-Sacks endocarditis, as an initial manifestation of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) in a 20-year-old woman. Cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) demonstrated a thickening of the mitral valve with basal endocardial thickening exhibiting defect on first-pass perfusion short-axis acquisition and delayed ...
Park Moon Soo MS *Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hallym University Sacred Heart Hospital, Medical College of Hallym University, 896, Pyeongchon-dong, Dongan-gu, Anyang-si, Gyeonggi-do, 431-070, Republic of Korea †Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Yonsei University College of Medicine, 250 Seongsan-ro, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul 102-752, Republic of Korea §Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Suite 11300, West Pavilion, One Barnes-Jewish Hospital Plaza, St. Louis, MO 63110, - - 2014
Study Design. Retrospective studyObjective. To determine the frequency of facet arthrosis according to age, gender and cervical level. In addition, we propose and evaluate a new grading system for cervical facet degeneration.Summary of Background Data. Cervical facets can play important role in symptomatology. However, there is only one CT grading ...
Jacobsen C O CO Department of Neurology, Stavanger University Hospital, Stavanger, Norway; The Norwegian Centre for Movement Disorders, Stavanger University Hospital, Stavanger, - - 2014
Multiple sclerosis (MS) is characterized by chronic inflammation of the central nervous system, and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is used as both a diagnostic tool and a parameter in the clinical evaluation. Multiple sclerosis was long regarded as a disease of the white matter (WM) in the brain, which can ...
Sack M M Research Group Translational Imaging, Central Institute of Mental Health, Medical Faculty, Mannheim/Heidelberg University, Mannheim, Germany; Department of Neuroimaging, Central Institute of Mental Health, Medical Faculty, Mannheim/Heidelberg University, Mannheim, - - 2014
MRI and MRS in small rodents demand very high sensitivity. Cryogenic transmit/receive radiofrequency probes (CryoProbes) designed for (1) H MRI of mouse brain provide an attractive option for increasing the performance of small-animal MR systems. As the Larmor frequency of (13) C nuclei is four times lower than that for ...
Thomas C M CM Guy's and St. Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, Medical Physics Department, St. Thomas' Hospital, London SE1 7EH, United - - 2014
Purpose: To provide specific experience-based guidance and recommendations for centers wishing to develop, validate, and implement an accurate and efficient process for directly using positron emission tomography-computed tomography (PET-CT) for the radiotherapy planning of head and neck cancer patients.Methods: A PET-CT system was modified with hard-top couch, external lasers and ...
Lee Jae Sung JS Departments of Nuclear Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, - - 2014
Nuclear medicine imaging methods that use radionuclides, such as positron emission tomography (PET) and single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT), offer highly sensitive and quantitative tools for the detection and localization of the biochemical and functional abnormalities associated with various diseases. The introduction of dual-modality PET/CT and SPECT/CT systems to the ...
Ekici Arzu A Department of Pediatric Neurology, Osmangazi University Medicine Faculty, Eskisehir, - - 2014
Neurological symptoms such as ptosis may develop due to either chemotherapeutic agents or involvement of the central nervous system (CNS) during hematologic malignancy. It is difficult to make this distinction according to clinical symptoms and magnetic resonance imaging findings. If the neurologic symptoms are increased, it is a warning of ...
Kubota Kazuo K Department of Child Neurology, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry, Tokyo, - - 2014
A boy with spastic paraplegia type 2 (SPG2) due to a novel splice site mutation of PLP1 presented with progressive spasticity of lower limbs, which was first observed during late infancy, when he gained the ability to walk with support. His speech was slow and he had dysarthria. The patient ...
Braksick Sherri A SA From the Departments of Neurology (S.A.B., J.K.C.-G., B.G.W., S.J.P., O.H.K.) and Radiology (D.F.B.), Mayo Clinic, Rochester, - - 2014
A 51-year-old woman was treated with multiple medications for relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (MS) over 20 years, including interferons and glatiramer, but continued to have recurrent attacks of optic neuritis and transverse myelitis, leading to bilateral blindness and triplegia. Even with MS-type lesions on MRI, neuromyelitis optica (NMO) was ultimately suspected ...
Ruiz Santiago Fernando F Department of Radiology, Traumatology Hospital, University Hospital Virgen de las Nieves, Granada, SPAIN. Electronic address: - - 2014
To study the correlation between the T2 relaxation times of the patellar cartilage and morphological MRI findings of chondromalacia. This prospective study comprises 50 patients, 27 men and 23 women suffering of anterior knee pain (mean age: 29.7, SD 8.3 years; range: 16-45 years). MRI of 97 knees were performed ...
Hartel Marcin M MCD Voxel, Magnetic Resonance Unit, Zabrze, - - 2014
Diagnostic imaging in cerebral venous sinus thrombosis poses difficulties due to the relatively rare incidence of this pathology and its usually inconclusive clinical and radiological symptoms. The preliminary examination is usually performed using computed tomography, whereas magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) provides better visualisation of the lesion. Computed tomography and magnetic ...
Osaguona Vivian B VB Neuro-Ophthalmology Section, Division of Neurology, Departments of Medicine, Ophthalmology and Vision Sciences (VBO, JAS, SAA, ANES) and Medical Imaging (RIF), University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, - - 2014
: While ethambutol optic neuropathy usually causes central or cecocentral scotomas, bitemporal visual field defects also have been reported. The pathogenesis of the bitemporal hemianopia has not been established. This article describes magnetic resonance imaging abnormalities involving the optic chiasm in a patient with bitemporal visual field loss. To our ...
Turmezei T D TD Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge, Trumpington Street, Cambridge, CB2 1PZ, UK; Department of Radiology, Box 218, Level 5, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 0QQ, UK; Department of Medicine, Box 157, Level 5, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 0QQ, - - 2014
We have developed a new grading system for hip osteoarthritis using clinical computed tomography (CT). This technique was compared with Kellgren and Lawrence (K&L) grading and minimum joint space width (JSW) measurement in digitally reconstructed radiographs (DRRs) from the same CT data. In this paper we evaluate and compare the ...
Marinelli Lucio - - 2014
Pyogenic ventriculitis is a rare and severe cerebral infection characterized by the presence of suppurative fluid in the cerebral ventricles. It is a life-threatening condition and may present with an aspecific neurological picture. Brain imaging techniques usually demonstrate intraventricular debris and pus, but negative imaging along with a misleading clinical ...
Renz Diane M DM From the *Department of Radiology, Charité University Medicine Berlin, Berlin; †Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, SRH Clinic Gera, Gera; ‡Institute of Diagnostic Radiology, St. Joseph Stift, Bremen; §Imaging Science Institute, Berlin; and ∥Department of Internal Medicine III, Friedrich-Schiller-University, Jena University Hospital, Jena, - - 2014
In contrast to conventional breast imaging techniques, one major diagnostic benefit of breast magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is the simultaneous acquisition of morphologic and dynamic enhancement characteristics, which are based on angiogenesis and therefore provide insights into tumor pathophysiology. The aim of this investigation was to intraindividually compare 2 macrocyclic ...
Johnson G Allan GA Center for In Vivo Microscopy, Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, United States; Biomedical Engineering, Duke University, Durham, NC, United States. Electronic address: - - 2014
The growing exposure to chemicals in our environment and the increasing concern over their impact on health have elevated the need for new methods for surveying the detrimental effects of these compounds. Today's gold standard for assessing the effects of toxicants on the brain is based on hematoxylin and eosin ...
Tkach Jean A JA Imaging Research Center, Department of Radiology, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, 240 Albert Sabin Way, MLC 5033, Cincinnati, OH, 45229, USA, - - 2014
To eliminate the medical risks and logistical challenges of transporting infants from the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) to the radiology department for magnetic resonance imaging, a small-footprint 1.5-T MRI scanner has been developed for neonatal imaging within the NICU. MRI is known to be noisy, and exposure to excessive ...
Simner Julia J a Department of Psychology , University of Edinburgh , Edinburgh , - - 2014
Synesthesia is an inherited condition causing unusual secondary sensations (e.g, sounds might be experienced as both auditory and visual percepts). The condition has been linked with cognitive and perceptual benefits and is considered a benign alternative form of perception. Here, we investigate self-referred synesthete populations and their rates of radiologically ...
Baur Alexander D J AD From the *Institut für Radiologie, †Klinik für Urologie, Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Campus Charité Mitte, Berlin; ‡Zentrum für Radiologie, Universitätsklinikum Jena, Jena; §Institut für Pathologie, Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Campus Charité Mitte; ∥Imaging Science Institute, Charité Berlin; and ¶SCO:SSiS Statistical Consulting, Berlin, - - 2014
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the magnetic resonance prostate imaging reporting and data system (PI-RADS) for the detection of prostate cancer by the results of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)-guided biopsy of the prostate as a reference standard. In 55 patients who had undergone MRI-guided biopsy of the ...
Del Junco Michael M UC Irvine, Urology, 333 City Boulevard West, Suite 2100, Orange, California, United States, 92868 ; - - 2014
Introduction: The aim of this study was to evaluate and compare a novel trocar site closure device, the WECK EFx™ Endo Fascial Closure System (EFx), (Teleflex Medical, Research Triangle Park, NC), with the Carter-Thomason CloseSure System® (CT), (CooperSurgical Inc., Trumbull, CT) for the closure of laparoscopic trocar site defects created ...
Oz Gülin G From the Center for Magnetic Resonance Research, University of Minnesota, 2021 6th St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455 - - 2014
A large body of published work shows that proton (hydrogen 1 [(1)H]) magnetic resonance (MR) spectroscopy has evolved from a research tool into a clinical neuroimaging modality. Herein, the authors present a summary of brain disorders in which MR spectroscopy has an impact on patient management, together with a critical ...
Miller Timothy R TR Neuroradiology Division, Department of Radiology, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA. Electronic address: - - 2014
Multiple sclerosis (MS) and its variants are inflammatory as well as neurodegenerative diseases that diffusely affect the central nervous system (CNS). There is a poor correlation between traditional imaging findings and symptoms in patients with MS. Current research in conventional magnetic resonance (MR) imaging of MS and related diseases includes ...
Gutierrez Juan E JE Neuroradiology Section, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Texas, - - 2014
Gadobutrol is a 1.0 M macrocyclic magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) contrast agent. A study was performed to evaluate the efficacy and safety of gadobutrol-enhanced versus unenhanced imaging for central nervous system (CNS) lesion visualization and detection. An international, multicenter, open-label, Phase III clinical trial. Patients underwent unenhanced and gadobutrol 1.0 ...
Berger Benjamin B University Hospital Freiburg, Department of Neurology and Neurophysiology, Breisacher Strasse 64, D-79106 Freiburg, Germany. Electronic address: - - 2014
Multiple sclerosis (MS) is an autoimmune demyelinating disease of the central nervous system that rarely presents with movement disorder symptoms upon primary manifestation. We report the case of a 45-year-old patient with no history of any medical condition who presented to our clinic with left-sided torticollis. Interestingly, MRI scan of ...
Ginat Daniel Thomas DT Department of Radiology, University of Chicago, 5841 S, Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL, USA, - - 2014
Extracranial manifestations of glioblastoma are uncommon and include a wide spectrum of entities, such as primary spinal cord glioblastoma, spinal leptomeningeal metastasis, seeding into the scalp following intracranial glioblastoma resection, direct extension of an intracranial glioblastoma though a craniotomy defect, dissemination via shunt catheter, and systemic metastasis, including lymphatic and ...
Benedetti Luana L Department of Neurology, Osp. S. Andrea, La Spezia, - - 2014
Fifteen days after a respiratory infection, a 45-year-old woman presented with paresthesias in the hands and feet, bilateral loss of vision, fever, headache, and impairment of consciousness. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) showed predominant lesions in the optic tracts, optic chiasm, and hypothalamus. Cerebrospinal fluid analysis revealed elevated protein level, and ...
Hong Zhen-Yu ZY Department of Radiation Oncology, Yonsei University College of Medicine, 50 Yonsei-ro, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul, 120-752, South - - 2014
Given the tremendous potential of stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT), investigations of the underlying radiobiology associated with SBRT-induced normal tissue injury are of paramount importance. This study was designed to develop an animal model that simulates centrally and peripherally located clinical SBRT-induced lung injuries. A 90-Gy irradiation dose was focally delivered ...
Niccolini Flavia F From the *Division of Brain Sciences, Department of Medicine, Hammersmith Hospital, Imperial College London; and †Neurodegeneration Imaging Group, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, King's College London, London, United - - 2014
PET is a powerful in vivo functional imaging tool for investigating healthy and diseased brain. It provides noninvasive quantification of selected biological targets that could help build understanding of complex central nervous system disorders such as multiple sclerosis (MS). To date, in MS, PET could only offer complementary support to ...
Treglia Giorgio G From the *Department of Nuclear Medicine and PET/CT Centre, Oncology Institute of Southern Switzerland, Bellinzona, Switzerland; and †Institute of Pathology, Locarno, - - 2014
We describe a rare case of metastatic Müllerian tumor originating from the peritoneum assessed by F-FDG-PET/CT. A 52-year-old female patient underwent F-FDG-PET/CT for metabolic characterization of a right pelvic lesion. PET/CT revealed increased F-FDG uptake corresponding to a 3-cm lesion located behind the right anterior pelvic wall. Furthermore, increased F-FDG ...
Lee Sungwon S Department of Radiology, Seoul St Mary's Hospital, School of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, Republic of - - 2014
Three-dimensional (3D) fast spin-echo sequence with variable flip-angle refocusing pulse allows retrospective alignments of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in any desired plane. To compare isotropic 3D T2-weighted (T2W) turbo spin-echo sequence (TSE-SPACE) with standard two-dimensional (2D) T2W TSE imaging for evaluating lumbar spine pathology at 3.0 T MRI. Forty-two patients who ...
Davenport Matthew S MS From the Department of Radiology, University of Michigan Health System, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, Ann Arbor, MI - - 2014
Purpose To determine for expert and novice radiologists repeatability of major diagnostic features and scoring systems (ie, Liver Imaging Reporting and Data System [LI-RADS], Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network [OPTN], and American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases [AASLD]) for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) by using magnetic resonance (MR) imaging. ...
Fisher Taylor T College of Engineering, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA, - - 2014
Magnetic resonance imaging presents high-resolution preoperative scans of target tissue and allows for the availability of intraoperative real-time images without the exposure of patients to ionizing radiation. This has motivated scientists and engineers to integrate medical robotics with the magnetic resonance imaging modality to allow robot-assisted, image-guided diagnosis and therapy. ...
Stevens Robert D RD aDepartment of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine bDepartment of Neurology cDepartment of Neurosurgery dDepartment of Radiology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA eDepartment of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Groupe Hospitalier Pitié-Salpêtrière, Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris, Université Paris 6-Pierre-et-Marie-Curie, Paris, - - 2014
Data from MRI can be used to generate detailed maps of central nervous system anatomy and functional activation. Here, we review new research that integrates advanced MRI acquisition and analysis to predict and track recovery following severe traumatic brain injury (TBI) or anoxic ischemic encephalopathy (AIE) following cardiac arrest. Diffusion ...
Lee Shiou-Ping SP Department of Medical Imaging, Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, Taipei, - - 2014
Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is an autoimmune disease frequently associated with neuropsychiatric manifestations. No follow-up case report has characterized white matter alterations in patients with neuropsychiatric lupus erythematosus (NPSLE) before and after treatment. In this study, a 16-year-old NPSLE patient with severe neuropsychological symptoms was treated with steroid pulse therapy, ...
Tanaka T T Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NHO Utsunomiya National Hospital, 2160 Shimo-Okamoto, Utsunomiya, Tochigi, 329-1193, Japan, - - 2014
The aim of this study was to establish an evaluation system to monitor bone formation and beta-tricalcium phosphate (TCP) resorption in opening high tibial osteotomy (HTO). From 2003 to 2005, opening HTO was performed in 36 patients using a Puddu plate and β-TCP blocks with 60 and 75 % porosity. Thirty-one ...
Asman Andrew J AJ Electrical Engineering, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37235, USA. Electronic address: - - 2014
The spinal cord is an essential and vulnerable component of the central nervous system. Differentiating and localizing the spinal cord internal structure (i.e., gray matter vs. white matter) is critical for assessment of therapeutic impacts and determining prognosis of relevant conditions. Fortunately, new magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) sequences enable clinical ...
Hermann Wieland W Department of Neurology, Paracelsus Clinic Zwickau, Zwickau, - - 2014
Wilson's disease causes disturbances of the central nervous system, affecting it both directly through copper toxicity and indirectly subject to a copper-induced hepatopathy, resulting in morphological and physiological changes in brain structures that can be captured by means of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), (123) I-β-CIT (2β-carbomethoxy-3β (4-iodophenyl)tropane)-SPECT (single photon emission ...
Kinoshita Manabu M Department of Neurosurgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka Japan (M.K., Y.C., N.K., N.H., T.Y.); Department of Neurosurgery, Osaka Medical Center for Cancer and Cardiovascular Diseases, Osaka, Japan (M.K.); Department of Neurosurgery, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe, Japan (T.S., K.T., E.K.); Department of Neurosurgery and Neuro-Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo, Japan (Y.N., H.A., Y.O., M.O., Y.M., S.S.); Division of Ultrahigh Field MRI, Iwate Medical University, Yahaba, Japan (F.Y.); Department of Biomedical Statistics and Bioinformatics, Kyoto University Hospital, Kyoto, Japan - - 2014
BackgroundMRI group analysis is a powerful tool for elucidating pathological conditions in the brain that are challenging to reveal from single subject analysis. This research aimed to elucidate special distribution characteristics of primary central nervous system lymphoma (PCNSL) within the brain with respect to molecular marker expression patterns.MethodsMR images from ...
Becker Minerva M Department of Imaging, Division of Radiology, Geneva University Hospital, Geneva, - - 2014
In head and neck oncology, the information provided by positron emission tomography (PET)/CT and MRI is often complementary because both the methods are based on different biophysical foundations. Therefore, combining diagnostic information from both modalities can provide additional diagnostic gain. Debates about integrated PET/MRI systems have become fashionable during the ...
Seo Hyemin H 1 Department of Radiology, Gyeongsang National University Hospital, Gyeongsang National University School of Medicine, 90 Chilam-dong, Jinju 660-702, Republic of - - 2014
OBJECTIVE. Varying anatomic characteristics and clinical and radiologic manifestations are diagnostic challenges in the evaluation of the cerebral vein and of venous sinus diseases. The purpose of this article is to introduce bone subtraction CT venography and review normal variations and diseases involving the cerebral veins and venous sinuses. CONCLUSION. ...
Goldberg S Nahum SN Image-guided Therapy and Interventional Oncology Unit, Department of Radiology Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center Ein Karem Jerusalem, Israel Minimally Invasive Tumor Therapy Laboratory Section of Interventional Radiology Department of Radiology Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Medical School 330 Brookline Ave Boston, MA - - 2014
Summary In this basic research study, Zhang et al ( 1 ) created and report on a clever magnetic resonance (MR)-guided radiofrequency (RF) system that enables focal hyperthermic heating, targeting, and visualization for the treatment of cholangiocarcinoma. The key novelty is creating localized MR-induced heating around a metallic guidewire, which ...
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