Brain: Diffusion Imaging
Room 4A Wednesday 14:00 - 16:00



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14:00 3415 9

DWI of the Spine with a Non-CPMG Single-Shot Fast Spin-Echo Sequence: Initial Experience

Ali Yusuf Oner1, Turgut Tali1, Azim Celik2, Fatih Celikyay1, Patrick Le Roux3

1Gazi University School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey; 2GE Medical Systems, Istanbul, Turkey; 3GE Medical Systems, Buc, France
14:00 3416 8

Cognitive Impairment in Parkinson’s Disease: Preliminary DTI Findings

Michael H. Chappell1, 2, Tim J. Anderson2, 3, John C. Dalrymple-Alford1, 2, Saskia van Stockum1, 2, Richard Watts1, 2

1University of Canterbury, Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand; 2Van der Veer Institute for Parkinson's and Brain Research, Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand; 3University of Otago, Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
14:30 3417 8

ROC Analysis Based Visualization of Pathological Brain Regions in Patients with Epilepsy Using Multi-Modal

MR Imaging (DWI, T2 and CSI)

Jacobus F.A. Jansen1, 2, M. Eline Kooi1, 2, Albert P. Aldenkamp1, 3, H. J.Marian Majoie1, 3, Rianne P. Reijs1, 3,

Marc C.T.F.M de Krom1, Paul A.M. Hofman1, Klaas Nicolay2, 4, Walter H. Backes1, 2

1University Hospital Maastricht, Maastricht, Netherlands; 2Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, Netherlands; 3Epilepsy Centre Kempenhaeghe, Heeze, Netherlands; 4University Hospital Maastricht,, Maastricht, Netherlands
14:30 3418 9

Optic Nerve Injury Increases Water Diffusivity

Junqian G. Xu1, Avi Z. Snyder1, Glenn Foster1, Robert T. Naismith1, Anne H. Cross1, Sheng-Kwei Song1

1Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, USA
15:00 3419 9

ADC and Proton Spectroscopy Reflect Cellular Pathology in Patients with Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease

David Neil Manners1, Piero Parchi1, Raffaele Lodi1, Caterina Tonon1, Claudia Testa1, Sabina Capellari1,

Giulia Pierangeli1, Pietro Cortelli1, Pasquale Montagna1, Bruno Barbiroli1

1Università di Bologna, Bologna, BO, Italy
15:30 3420 9

Changes of White Matter Integrity and Brain Activation in Diffuse Brain Injuries: Assessed by fMRI and DTI

Chunchun Ni1, Hui Mao1, Felicia Goldstein1, Tara Ravichandran1, Randall Scheibel2

1Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA; 2Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA

15:30 3421 8

Diffusion-Tensor Imaging of Cerebral Glioma at 3 T MRI: Analysis of Fractional Anisotropy and Mean Diffusivity

Ho Yun Lee1, Dong Gyu Na1, In-Chan Song1, Ji Hoon Kim1, Kee-Hyun Chang1

1Department of Radiology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea