MAGNETOM Flash - December 2010

RSNA Edition

Siemens Healthcare |  Dec 01, 2010

Good examples how MRI in combination with latest advantages in coil technology and image sequences can deliver all required clinical information at highest quality and replace and / or complement existing imaging in a meaningful way can be found in this issue of MAGNETOM Flash.


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MAGNETOM Flash December 2010

Page Category Title Application Author 
6 Clinical
Pediatric Imaging
MR Tumor Staging for Treatment Decision in Case of Wilms Tumor
G. Schneider, M.D., Ph.D.; P. Fries, M.D.
K. Wohlfarth; P. Winkler
Dept. of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Saarland University Hospital, Homburg/Saar, Germany
Pediatric Imaging
Cerebral Arterio-Venous Malformation detected by syngo TWIST MRA
Ali Yusuf Oner; Turgut Tali; Nil Tokgoz
Gazi University, School of Medicine, Department of Radiology, Ankara, Turkey
Case Report: Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy (CAA) using Susceptibility-Weighted Imaging (syngo SWI)
Markus Lentschig
MR, Nuclear Medicine and PET/CT Center Bremen Mitte, Bremen, Germany
Case Reports: Susceptibility-Weighted Imaging (syngo SWI) at 3T
Kate Negus; Peter Brotchie, MBBS, Ph.D.
Barwon Medical Imaging, The Geelong Hospital, Geelong, Victoria, Australia
Clinical Orthopedic Imaging
3T MR Imaging of Peripheral Nerves Using 3D Diffusion-Weighted PSIF Technique
Avneesh Chhabra, M.D.; Theodore Soldatos, M.D.; Aaron Flammang; Wesley Gilson; Abraham Padua; John A Carrino, M.D., M.P.H.
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA Siemens Healthcare, MR RD Management, Malvern, PA, USA
Full Spine Imaging utilizing the Tim User Interface
James Hancock
MRI Radiographer Benson Radiology, Adelaide, South Australia
Knee Imaging with 4-Channel Flex Coils. The Influence of Patient Positioning and Coil Selection on Image Quality
Birgit Hasselberg; Marion Hellinger
Siemens Healthcare, Erlangen, Germany
Orthopedic Imaging
Case Report: Knee MR Imaging of Haemarthrosis in a case of Haemophilia A
M. A. Weber; J. K. Kloth
University Hospital Heidelberg, Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Heidelberg, Germany
Orthopedic Imaging
Advantages of MSK Imaging at 3 Tesla with special focus on Spine and Tumor Imaging
Marc-André Weber, M.D., M.Sc.
Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, University Hospital Heidelberg, Germany
Image Quality Improvement of Composed MR Images by Applying a Modified Homomorphic Filter
Vladimir Jellus; Wilhelm Horger; Berthold Kiefer
Siemens Healthcare, Erlangen, Germany
Abdomen / Pelvis
Value of Automated Retrospective Correction of Contrast-Enhanced Dynamic Liver MRI. Initial Clinical Experience
H.-P. Schlemmer; M.P. Lichy; C. Plathow; W. Horger; B. Geiger; B. Kiefer; C. Chefdhote; C. D. Claussen; U. Kramer
University of Tübingen, Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Tübingen, Germany Siemens Healthcare, Erlangen, Germany Siemens Corporate Research, Princeton, USA German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) Heidelberg, Germany
Non Rigid 3D-Registration for Accurate Subtraction of Dynamic Liver Images for Improved Visualization of Liver Lesions with syngo dynaVIBE
Matthias P. Lichy, M.D.; Wilhelm Horger; Berthold Kiefer, Ph.D.
Siemens Healthcare, Magnetic Resonance, Erlangen, Germany
Product News
VIBE for Liver Imaging with syngo MR B17
Agus Priatna, Ph.D.; Stephan Kannengiesser, Ph.D.
MR R&D Collaborations, Siemens Medical Solutions, St Louis, MO, USA MR Applications Development, Siemens Healthcare, Erlangen, Germany

Supplement to RSNA Edition – December 2010*

Page Category Title Application Author 
2 Research
Multiparametric Imaging of Tumors – an Emerging Paradigm
Dr. Anwar Padhani MB BS, FRCP, FRCR
Paul Strickland Scanner Centre, Mount Vernon Cancer Centre, Northwood, Middlesex, UK
MR/PET – Hybrid Imaging for the Next Decade
Thomas Beyer, Ph.D.; Nina Schwenzer, M.D.; Sotirios Bisdas, M.D.; Claus D. Claussen, M.D.; Bernd J. Pichler, Ph.D.
Imaging Science Institute (ISI) Tübingen, University Hospital Tübingen, Germany Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, University Hospital Tübingen, Germany Laboratory for Preclinical Imaging and Imaging Technology, University Hospital Tübingen, Germany
T1-weighted DCE Imaging Concepts: Modelling, Acquisition and Analysis
Paul S. Tofts, PhD
Brighton and Sussex Medical School, Falmer, Sussex, United Kingdom

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