Room 615 - 617         14:00 - 16:00                 Chairs: Brian A. Hargreaves and Donald G. Mitchell


Prog #

14:00 85.

Image Functional Modeling (IFM) Using Hyperpolarized Helium MRI

Jennifer Kenyon1, Yang-Sheng Tzeng1, 2, James Brian Zender1, Lisa Marie Campana1, George R. Washko2, Elliot Israel2, Mitchell S.

Albert2, Kenneth R. Lutchen1

1Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA; 2Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
14:10 86.

Abnormalities of Lung Structure in Children with Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia as Assessed by Diffusion Hyperpolarized

Helium-3 MRI

Talissa A. Altes1, 2, Jaime Mata2, Deborah K. Froh2, Alix Paget-Brown2, Eduard E. de Lange2, John P. Mugler2

1Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; 2University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
14:20 87.

Diffusion Weighted Imaging of Prostate and Rectal Wall: Comparison of Biexponential and Monoexponential Modelled

Diffusion Coefficients

Sophie Florence Riches1, Kate Hawtin2, Nandita M. deSouza1

1Institute of Cancer Research & Royal Marsden NHS Trust, Sutton, Surrey, UK; 2Hammersmith Hospitals NHS Trust, London, UK
14:30 88.

Diffusion-Weighted MR Imaging for Pretreatment Prediction and Early Monitoring of Primary Rectal Cancer Response to

Chemoradiation Therapy

Ying Shi Sun1, Xiao Peng Zhang1, Lei Tang1, Jie Li1, Kun Cao1

1Beijing Cancer Hospital£ School of Oncology£Peking University, Beijing, People’s Republic of China
14:40 89.

Single Breathold Multi-Contrast 3D Abdominal Imaging

Richard Winkelmann1, Jan De Becker2, Romhild Hoogeveen2, Peter Börnert3, Olaf Dössel1

1University of Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, Germany; 2Philips Medical Systems, Best, Netherlands; 3Philips Research Laboratories, Hamburg, Germany
14:50 90.

MR Diffusion and 1H MR Spectroscopy in Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

Susan Moyher Noworolski1, Daniel B. Vigneron1, Raphael Merriman1, Aliya Qayyum1

1UCSF, San Francisco, California, USA
15:00 91.

Comparison of Proton Diffusion in Regenerative Nodules and Fibrosis in Explanted Human Liver

Peter M. Malek1, Richard Znamirowski1, Diego A. Aguirre1, Alyssa D. Chavez1, Mark Bydder1, Tanya Wolfson1, Matthew D. Robson2,

Graeme M. Bydder1, Claude B. Sirlin1

1University of California, San Diego, San Diego, California, USA; 2Oxford University, Oxford, UK
15:10 92.

Liver Regeneration and Bioenergetic Changes Following Hepatic Irradiation and Hepatocyte Transplant In Vivo by 31P


Charles Landis1, Laibin Liu1, Biao Xi1, Jayanta Roy-Chowdhury1, Hoby Hetherington1, Chandan Guha1

1Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
15:20 93.

Texture Analysis of Combined Contrast Enhanced MR Imaging Permits Accurate Non-Invasive Staging of Liver Fibrosis

Gautam Bahl1, Alyssa D. Chavez1, Julie Collins1, Tanya D. Wolfson1, Anthony C. Gamst1, Giovanni C. Motta1,

Cynthia B. Behling1, Tarek C. Hassanein1, Graeme C. Bydder1, Claude B. Sirlin1

1UCSD, San Diego, California, USA
15:30 94.

Morphological Features of FNH in Gadoxetic Acid-Enhanced Liver MRI: Results of a Multicenter Trial

Christoph J. Zech1, Luigi Grazioli2, Josy Breuer3, Stefan O. Schoenberg1, Maximilian F. Reiser1, E. EOB-Study-Group3

1Munich University Hospitals - Grosshadern, Munich, Germany; 2University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy; 3Schering AG, Berlin, Germany
15:40 95.

Voxel-Based Analysis of Dynamic 3D Perfusion Images: Preliminary Results in Chronic Liver Disease

Samson Wong1, Artem Mikheev1, Henry Rusinek1, Vivian S. Lee1, Bachir Taouli1

1NYU Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
15:50 96.

Time-Resolved Echo-Sharing Angiographic Technique Used in Conjunction with Volume-Interpolated Breath-Hold

Examination  MRI (Treat Vibe): Feasibility of a 3-D Technique for Evaluation of the Liver with High Temporal Resolution

Using a Triple- Arterial Phase Acquisition

Stephen John Drew1, Sarah Shock1, Bachir Taouli1, Elizabeth M. Hecht1, Tejas Parikh1, Ruth P. Lim1, Randall Kroeker2, Jian Xu3,

Vivian S. Lee1

1New York University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA; 2Siemens Medical Solutions, Erlangen, Germany; 3Siemens Medical Solutions, New York, New York, USA