Multimodal Methods for Cancer Detection & Staging

Room 618 - 620         11:00 - 13:00                         Chairs: Johannes T. Heverhagen and Sarah Nelson


Prog #

11:00 43.

Whole-Body MRI and 11C-Choline PET/CT in Patients with Prostate Cance

Heinz-Peter Wilhelm Schlemmer1, Susanne-Martina Eschmann1, Christina Pfannenberg1, Philip Aschoff1,

Christian Mueller-Horvat1, Matthias Lichy1, Enno Rodegerts1, Aristotelis Anastasiadis1, Arnulf Stenzl1, Roland Bares1,

Claus D. Claussen1

1University Hospital Tuebingen, Tuebingen, BW, Germany

11:12 44.

Multimodality (MR/PET/CT) Monitoring Preoperative Systemic Therapy in Operable Breast Cancer

Michael A. Jacobs1, Vered Stearns1, Antonio C. Wolff1, Ronald Ouwerkerk1, David Bluemke1, Richard Wahl1

1Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
11:24 45.

STIR Turbo SE Imaging vs. Co-Registered FDG-PET/CT: Quantitative and Qualitative Assessment of N-Stage in Non-Small

Cell Lung Cancer Patients

Yoshiharu Ohno1, Hisanobu Koyama1, Munenobu Nogami1, Daisuke Takenaka1, Masahiko Fujii1, Hiroto Hatabu2, Kazuro Sugimura1

1Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe, Hyogo, Japan; 2Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
11:36 46.

Whole-Body MRI Using a 32-Channel System Vs PET-CT for the Detection of Skeletal Metastases

Gerwin Paul Schmidt1, Stefan O. Schoenberg1, Robert Stahl1, Rupert Schmid1, Peter Herzog1, Maximilian F. Reiser1,

Andrea Baur Melnyk1

1University Hospital Munich-Grosshadern, Munich, Bavaria, Germany
11:48 47.

Multi-Contrast Whole-Body MRI Protocol Compared to Whole-Body PET/CT in Oncology

Trevor La Folie1, Bruno Triaire1, Patrice Hervo2, Charline Gabaudan1, Patrick Richez1, Jean Briant1

1Military Hospital Laveran, Marseille, France; 2GE Healthcare Technology, Paris, France
12:00 48.

Imaging of Illuminated Tissue During the Photodynamic Process by Photosensitized Bold MRI

Catherine Brami1, Iddo Pinkas1, Avigdor Scherz1, Yoram Salomon1

1The Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel
12:12 49.

MR Colonography vs. Optical Colonoscopy: Comparison of Patient Acceptance in a Screening Population

Sonja Kinner1, Christiane A. Kuehle1, Michael Nuefer1, Susanne C. Goehde1, Joerg Barkhausen1,

Thomas C. Lauenstein1

1University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
12:24 50.

Functional MRI of the Bowel: Detection of Perfusion Defects and Changes in the Water Diffusion

Christian Hohl1, Patrick Haage1, Thorsten Schmidt1, Heiner Brock1, Felix Schoth1, Georg Mühlenbruch1,

Gabriele Anja Krombach1, Rolf W. Günther1, Thoralf Niendorf1

1UK Aachen, Aachen, Germany
12:36 51.

In Vivo MRI and Intravital Optical Microscopy of Window Chambers in Mice

Arthur F. Gmitro1, Stephen Moore1, Robert Gatenby1

1University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA
12:48 52.

Blood-Tumor Permeability (K) Measured with Dynamic Contrast Enhanced MRI and C14-AIB Autoradiography in a Rat

Brain Tumor Model, a Validation Study

Moira Catherine Ferrier1, Hemant Sarin1, Steve Huntz Fung1, Bawarjan Schatlo1, Sandeep Gupta2, Ryszard Pluta1, David

Thomasson1, John A. Butman1

1NIH, Bethesda, Maryland, USA; 2General Electric, Baltimore, Maryland, USA