16th Annual Meeting
Berlin, Germany 
19-20 May 2007

MR Education Without Borders

Last Updated 05 February 2009

First Author Index for Posters

Ugur Acar
New Software for Planning the Radiotraphy with MRI

Anne Dorte Blankholm – 3rd Place Research Focus Poster Award
Optimising DSC Perfusion-Imaging by Minimizing Susceptibility Artefacts at 3 Tesla:
Parallel Imaging and SE versus GRE

John Christopher - not available
Lung Tumor Trajectories Evaluated by Dynamic MRI for Radiotherapy

John Christopher - not available
Greater Sensitivity with Hyperpolarized Helium-3 Double Diffusion Technique

John Christopher - not available
A Comprehensive Approach with MRI in the Assessment and Monitoring of PAD

Susan Crisp- 1st Place Clinical Focus Poster Award
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Protocol Optimization for Detection of Endometriotic Lesions

Megan Cromer
Breast Implant Imaging at 3T - Protocol Implementation and Refinement

Claire Currie
A Pictorial Review of Pathologies Detected during Routine Epileptic Screening

April Davis
Quality Control Technique for Imaging in Clinical Trials

Lisa Desiderio - not available
A Multi-Institutional Imaging Network: Application to Women's Health Initiative Memory Study

Garry Detzler
Somatotopy of Cortical Areas Responsive to Touch for Digits of the Hand

Richard Scott Dunn
Automatic Generation of Pediatric Hemodynamic Parameter Maps: A Method for Creating
Uniform Results for Dynamic Susceptibility Contrast Enhanced (DSCE) Imaging Regardless
of MRI System Differences

Benny Ehrnholm
Development of a Flexible MR Course Package by the Use of a Virtual Learning Environment

Belal El Fatehi
Optimized Parameters in Clinical Brain MR Spectroscopy at 3T

Janice Fairhurst
Interventional MR-Guided Percutaneous Cryotherapy for Tumor Ablation

Jane Francis
Diagnosis and Follow-Up of Intra-Ventricular Thrombus: A Retrospective Analysis
of Clinical Experience Using Cardiac Magnetic Resonance (CMR)

Denise Friedrich
Whole-Body MRI Applications in Oncology: Implementations at 1.5 Tesla and 3 Tesla

Nerea Gomez
Safety Policy in the MR Environment

Eugen Hlasny
Putting fMRI at 3T into Practice: Our Initial Experience

Tomonori Isobe
Non-Invasive Quantification of P-Boronophenylalanine Boron-10 Carrier,
BPA Using Proton MR Spectroscopy

Peter Kappert
Adenosine Perfusion Cardiac Imaging

Dalal Khatib
Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Pediatric Children with Behavioral Problems Using
An MRI Simulator and Play Therapy

Tae Soo Kim
Single-voxel Proton MRS with Short and Long Echo Time at 3.0T and 1.5T

Tae Hoon Kim
Optimization of MRS Parameters for the Quantitative Assessment of Human Brain
Metbolites in 3-Tesla Proton Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy

Hyeong Jung Kim
Quantitative Evaluation of Spectral Deconvolution Technique in Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy: Computer Simulation and Clinical Applications

Hisashi Kitagawa
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Protocol Optimization for Detection of Endometriotic Lesions

Hilmi K. Koca
Automatic Tumor Segmentation in Contrast Enhanced Dynamic MR Images by using
Artificial Neural Network Technique

Salem Ah Sing Koh
Claustrophobia Experienced During Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Examination:
Patient Demographic Profile in Singapore

Sun Pyo Lee
The Usefulness of Diffusion Tensor Imaging in Patient with Cerebral Infarction:
The Diagnostic Value in Prediction of Prognosis

Yong Moon Lee
Evaluation of Spatial Distortion in 3.0T MR Based CT Distortion

Juan Lopez
Balance-FFE Imaging for Better Detection of Subdural Electrodes

Michael Macilquham
The Utilization of 3D Volumetric MRI Scans to Determine Patellar Displacement
in Patello-femoral Osteoarthritis

Christine Mancini
Quantitative Infarct Sizing between Acute and Chronic Myocardial Infarctions

Caron Murray – 1st Place Research Focus Poster Award
Predicting Response to Chemotherapy in Locally Advanced Breast Cancer by
Diffusion Weighted MRI: A Pilot Study

Caron Murray – 2nd Place Research Focus Poster Award
Supine Breast MRI Utilizing a Zonal Motion-Adapted Acquisition and Reordering Technique

Jong Bin Park
Effect of the Number of Diffusion Sensitizing Gradients Direction on Anisotropy
Measurement and Fiber Tracking of the White Matter in Diffusion Tensor MR Imaging

Anton Quinsten
7T MRI in Human Imaging: Idiosyncrasies and Patient Acceptance

Mayoran Rajendra - not available
Electrostatic Linear Actuation System for Motion Generation Inside MRI to Visualize
Internal Deformation of Biological Objects

Sandra Rodriguez
3T MR Colonography Using Autocalibrated Parallel Imaging

Laurian Rohoman
Modified Technique for the Study of the Brachial Plexus with MR Imaging

Paula Rowser
Effects of SNR Improvements onto Susceptibility Weighted MR Venograph at 3 Tesla

Michaela Schmidt
Semi-Automatic Marker Based Localization of the Heart

Dae Keon Seo
Application of Home-Built Fixed Instrument for Cervical Spine MR Imaging

Woon Jae Shin
Comparison of Chemical Shift Artifacts According to Difference of Water and
Fat Distribution in MR Imaging

Harish Singh
Identification and Characterization of Takayasu Arteritis by 1H NMR Spectroscopy

Mark Spooner
MRI Technologist role in the Marketing of an MRI Center Utilizing DICOM Viewing
Software and Publication Software

J. James Stirling - not available
Diagnostic Optimisation of Diffusion-Weighted MRI in Oncology

Nancy Talbot
Comparison of Pineapple Juice vs. Cranberry Juice as an Oral Contrast Agent to
Improve Visualization of the Biliary Tree

Alain Thoeni – 2nd Place Clinical Focus Poster Award
Whole Spinal Cord MRI as a Routine Screening Examination in Multiple Sclerosis –
Use of Parallel Imaging

Catriona Todd
A Pilot Dynamic Enhanced Protocol for Assessing the Peritoneum in Patients with
Suspected Sclerosing Peritonitis

Matsushita Toshi
Basic Investigation of Susceptibility Weighted Image at 1.5 Tesla

Hien Tran
MRI Guided Ultrasound Treatment of Bone Metastases

Birayet Ucan – 3rd Place Clinical Focus Poster Award
MR Angiography on the Move: Enhanced Workflow in Large-FOV MRA Due to
Continuously Moving Table Acquisition

Roberto Vargas
Do Cine Images in Magnetic Resonance Enterography Improve Bowel Distension and
to What Extent: A Pilot Study

Dena Voorpool - not available
A Comparison of DCE Imaging of Hepatic Lesions

Gerard Wah Kan
Comparison of Different Rectal Contrast Agents in Patients with Known Rectal Carcinomas

Elizabeth Whitmell - not available
Does the Learning Format of an MRI Educational Program Influence Graduate Success Rate
on National MRI Certification Examinations?

Steven William
MR Urography Gadolinium-Enhanced Excretory MRU for High Risk Patients

Charles Zhu
Monkey fMRI RF Coil - High Resolution Intracranial Insert for Electrophysiology
Recording Chambers