The South Beach Diet: "Look at all that fat"

Room B 217-218      10:30 - 12:30                            Chairs: Robert E. Lenkinski and Sandra L. Moore

10:30      794.    Whole-Body Applications of Isotropic High-Resolution T2-Weighted MRI with a Single Slab 3D-TSE Based Sequence Optimized for High Sampling Efficiency, Called SPACE – Initial Clinical Experiences. - not available

Matthias Philipp Lichy1, Beate Wietek1, John P. Mugler III2, Wilhelm Horger3, Marion Menzel3,

Christian Matthias Mueller-Horvat1, Katja Siegmann1, Petros Martirosian1, Berthold Kiefer3, Claus D. Claussen1, Fritz Schick1, Heinz-Peter Schlemmer1

1University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany; 2University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA; 3Siemens AG Medical Solutions, Erlangen, Germany

10:42      795.    3D Ultrashort Echo-Time Imaging Using a 32 Channel Receive Array

Jürgen Rahmer1, Peter Börnert1, Ingmar Grässlin1, Johann Overweg1, Peter Mazurkewitz1, Richard Winkelmann2

1Philips Research, Hamburg, Germany; 2University of Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, Germany

10:54      796.    Moving During Scan:  Whole Body MRI in Clinical Routine in 50 Patients - not available

Nadir Alexander Ghanem1, Thorsten Bley1, Christoph Müller-Mall1, Hans Peter Fautz1, Gregor Sommer1,

Ute Ludwig1, Jürgen Hennig1, Mathias Langer1

1University Hospital Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany, Germany

11:06      797.    Real Time Assessment of Postprandial Fat Storage in Liver and Skeletal Muscle in Type 2 Diabetes and in Normal Subjects.
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Johanna Engelina Maria Snaar1, Dinesh Deelchand1, B Ravikumar2, Roy Taylor2, Peter Morris1

1University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK; 2University of Newcastle, Newcastle, UK

11:18      798.    Evaluation of Intramyocellular Lipids Concentration in the Different Thigh and Calf Muscles Before and After Endurance Exercise
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Monica Zehnder1, Pierre Saillen1, Roland Kreis1, Chris Boesch1, Peter Vermathen1

1University & Inselspital, Berne, Switzerland

11:30      799.    Comparison of Two Fat Imaging Techniques: Water-Suppressed T1W TSE vs. Water-Saturated B-SSFP

Qi Peng1, Roderick W. McColl1, Jihong Wang1, Jonathan M. Chia2, Paul T. Weatherall1

1University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA; 2Philips Medical Systems, Cleveland, Ohio, USA

11:42      800.    Reproducibility of Measurements of Intramyocellular Lipid Levels by Single- And Multi-Voxel Proton MRS in Overweight and Lean Subjects During Controlled Dietary Fat Intake - not available

Wei Shen1, Xiangling Mao2, Carla Wolper1, Stephen Dashnaw, Joy Hirsch, Stanley Heshka1, Steven B. Heymsfield1, Dikoma C. Shungu2

1St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital and Institute of Human Nutrition, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA; 2Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA

11:54      801.    Combined Influence of Diet and Physical Activity on Intramyocellular Lipids (IMCL), Glycogen, and Insulin Resistance

Michael Ith1, Rodrigue Stettler2, Kevin J. Acheson3, Jacques Décombaz3, Christophe Binnert2, Roland Kreis1,

Luc Tappy2, Chris Boesch1

1University & Inselspital Berne, Berne, Switzerland; 2University Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland; 3Nestec Ldt, Lausanne, Switzerland

12:06      802.    Increased Hepatic Fat After Extremely Preterm Birth  - not available

Elizabeth Louise Thomas1, Sabita Uthaya1, Gavin Hamilton1, Neena Modi1, Jimmy D. Bell1

1Hammersmith Hospital, Imperial College London, , UK

12:18      803.    CT Vs. WS B-SSFP (MRI) for Body Fat Quantification: A Phantom Study - not available

Roderick W. McColl1, Qi Peng1, Jihong Wang1, Jonathan M. Chia2, Paul T. Weatherall1

1University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA; 2Philips Medical Systems, Cleveland, Ohio, USA