MR-Guided Interventions I (devices, sequences, applications)

Hall 4/5     10:30 - 12:30         Chairs: Steffan Weiss and Charles R. G. Guttmann


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10:30 286.

Accuracy and Outcome Assessment for MR-Guided Deep Brain Stimulator Implantation

Alastair Martin1, Paul Larson1, Jill Ostrem1, Pekka Talke1, Nadja Levesque1, Jeffrey Myers1, Philip Starr1

1University of California, San Francisco, California, USA

10:42 287.

Intra-Procedural Monitoring of Perfusion Changes in Targeted Fibroids and Surrounding Uterine Wall During Uterine Artery Embolization

Paul Nikolaidis1, 2, Anita P. Vin1, Thomas K. Rhee1, Howard B. Chrisman1, Robert K. Ryu1, Robert L. Vogelzang1, Charles Fasanati2, Andrew C. Larson1, Reed Omary1

1Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA; 2Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Illinois, USA

10:54 288.

Transcatheter Intraarterial First-Pass Perfusion (TRIP) - MRI Monitoring of Liver Tumor Embolization in VX2 Rabbits

Dingxin Wang1, Affaan Bangash1, Thomas Rhee1, Gayle Woloschak1, Tatjana Paunesku1, Riad Salem1, Reed Omary1, Andrew Larson1

1Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA

11:06 289.

MRI Tracking of Iron-Labeled Radioembolization TheraSpheres: Phantom and Animal Model Feasibility Studies - not available

Twinkle Gupta1, Sumeet Virmani1, Barbara Szolc-Kowalska1, Riad Salem1, Reed Omary1, Andrew Larson1

1Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA

11:18 290.

Intracoronary MR Imaging Using a Novel 0.014-Inch MRIG: Toward MRI-Guided Coronary Interventions

Bensheng Qiu1, Fabao Gao2, Thomas KF Foo3, Parag Karmarkar2, Ergin Atalar2, 4, Xiaoming Yang1

1University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA; 2Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA; 3GE Healthcare, Baltimore, Maryland, USA; 4Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey

11:30 291.

Evaluation of an MR-Compatible Guidewire Made in a Novel Micro-Pultrusion Process - not available

Sascha Krueger1, Sebastian Schmitz2, Karl M. Ruhl3, Elmar Spuentrup3, Marcus Katoh4, Marita Linssen5, Heinz Schade6, Steffen Weiss1, Arno Buecker4

1Philips Research Europe, Hamburg, Germany; 2Fraunhofer Institute for Production Technology, Aachen, Germany; 3University Clinic Aachen, Aachen, Germany; 4University Clinic Saarland, Homburg, Germany; 5Hemoteq GmbH, Wuerselen, Germany; 6Andramed GmbH, Reutlingen, Germany

11:42 292.

Novel Multi-Mode Probe for MR-Guided Therapeutic Endovascular Interventions

Krishna N. Kurpad1, Orhan Unal1

1University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, USA

11:54 293.

B1-Insensitive Transmission Lines for RF-Safe Active Tracking of a Robotic Assistance System

Axel Krafft1, Sven Müller1, Reiner Umathum1, Wolfhard Semmler1, Michael Bock1

1German Cancer Research Center (dkfz), Heidelberg, Germany

12:06 294.

Morphing-SSFP: A New Method for Fast Detection of Strong Magnetic Field Inhomogeneities and Its Application for Tracking Ferromagnetic Devices - not available

Oliver Bieri1, Sunil Patil1, Klaus Scheffler1

1University of Basel / University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland

12:18 295.

Progress in Multimodality Imaging: Truly Simultaneous Ultrasound and Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Rajiv Chopra1, Laura Curiel1, Kullervo Hynynen1

                               1Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada